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This summer there has been a number of crazy celebrity stories as well as unfortunate tragedies. Here is a list of some of the most prominent things that occured this summer and links back to our original stories on them.
10. Jennifer Aniston gets engaged to Justin Theroux
After dating for over a year, the couple announced their engagement. Aniston was previously married to Brad Pitt. This will be Theroux’s first trip down the aisle.
9. Octomom becomes a stripper
Already experimenting in the porn industry, Octomom moved on to stripping. Nadya Sulemen performed a few nights at a West Palm Beach, Florida club in attempts to help her financial situation and take care of her 14 children.
8. Taylor Swift dating Connor Kennedy
Taylor Swift, 22, and Connor Kennedy, 18, started dating in July. The couple have been seen being intimate in public quite often. There have also been talks of Swift buying a house close to Kennedy
7. No Doubt releases single and returns to the Teen Choice Awards
On July 16, No Doubt released their first single in over a decade, “Settle Down.” They took then took the stage at the 2012 Teen Choice Awards on July 22 for the first time since 2001, the year their last studio album Rock Steady was released. The band is set to release their new album Push and Shove on September 25.
3. Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi give birth
The world welcomed a new guido when Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi gave birth to Lorenzo Dominic. Polizzi is currently engaged to the father of the baby, Jionni Lavelle.
Kristen Stewart cheats on Robert Pattinson with Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders
Kristen cheated on long-term boyfriend and Twilight co-star Robert Pattinson with director Rupert Sanders. The pair have not reconciled and will not be appearing together at Twilight fan conventions. They will however, walk the red carpet side by side for the premiere.
Unfortunately, there was also tragedy this summer. During the midnight premiere of The Dark Knight Rises, 24-year-old James Holmes opened fire on the audience in Aurora Colorado. Twelve people were killed and 58 were injured.