Per the gossip rags, Mariah Carey has become impregnated with a baby by Nick Cannon. Like Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, lots of people thought that this marriage wouldn't last.
Brandy did it a decade ago. Jennifer Garner and Gwyneth Paltrow did it a few years ago. Christina Milian did it just last month. And plenty of regular people have done it for most of recorded history. We speak, of course, of the old shotgun wedding; a tradition that, fortunately these days, rarely involves a shotgun. Are you pregnant and considering a shotgun wedding? If so, we recommend you ask yourself a few questions first.
Two and a half months ago, a friend of Christina Milian's spilled the beans that the R&B singer was engaged to marry Grammy-nominated producer The Dream (aka Terius Hagert Youngdell Nash). Three and a half weeks ago, Christina and The Dream tied the knot in a hush-hush Las Vegas wedding/elopement. And last night, Christina confirmed to People what a lot of fans have suspected for a while: that the wedding might very well have been of the shotgun variety.
Sweet news future mommies and daddies, Westin is on your side. The Resort in Aruba (I believe it's Palm Beach) is offering couples a rebate if they become impregnated during their stay. The offer is good until the middle of December 2009. The whole thing just needs a doctor's note estimating that the conception took place during a trip to the resort. Hopefully, baby-making will save the travel industry.
What's the first physical change Kourtney Kardashian noticed in her body after realizing she was pregnant? "My boobs got really huge," she tells People. Not that she's complaining. As anyone who's watched Keeping Up With The Kardashians knows, the Kardashian girls have no problems enjoying their bodies. And in Kourtney's case, pregnancy hasn't changed that. "I'm really embracing it," she says of the ten pounds she's gained so far. "I feel like it's such a beautiful thing, that every woman who goes through it should embrace it."
Why wait to be drafted by a football team when you can just build your own? While that may not be exactly what was on Tom Brady's mind when he told Details that he wants "a lot of kids," were currently imagining him with his own pee-wee football team. In the upcoming issue of the men's magazine, the Patriot quarterback opens up about his personal life. Brady talked about his relationship with supermodel Gisele Bundchen and about how he learned about and handled news of his ex-girlfriend's pregnancy. Brady's first son, John (aka Jack) is now 2 years old. He was born to Brady's ex, actress Bridget Moynahan. It was after Brady and Moynahan broke up that he learned of her pregnancy, noting the situation forced him to "grow up in a lot of ways."