It's time to round up the POPSUGAR stories that got you talking the most on Twitter, Pinterest, and Facebook this week! There was a mix of both bad and good news in the celebrity world, from heartrending speeches to not one but two newsworthy Jennifer Lawrence moments. And you took to social media to weigh in on the week's events. We're kicking off our list with a story that got you all talking on Twitter: Jennifer's most GIF-able moments in honor of her 23rd birthday.
Bachelor star Gia Allemand has reportedly died today at 29 from "a serious emergency medical event." People reports it was an apparent suicide. Her family released a statement saying, "While in her residency in New Orleans on Monday night, Ms. Allemand was found by her boyfriend, NBA basketball player Ryan Anderson, following an apparent suicide attempt."
The model, who was a contestant on Jake Pavelka's season of The Bachelor and on Bachelor Pad, was then brought to University Hospital in New Orleans last night in critical condition. She was put on life support earlier today. Gia was well-liked by fans and fellow contestants for her sweet personality. Along with the show's host, Chris Harrison, Bachelor and bachelorette alumni have taken to Twitter to voice their sadness at her passing. Here are some of the immediate reactions.
It's with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our good friend Gia Allemand. She will be loved and missed by all who knew her.
— Chris Harrison (@chrisbharrison) August 14, 2013
I had to pull over, I can't stop crying. We have lost an angel.
— Jake Pavelka (@jakepavelka1) August 14, 2013
I am just hearing this horrific news. I am in disbelief. My heart is breaking for my #BachelorNation family. I'm so sorry my little family
— Jillian Harris (@jillianharris) August 14, 2013
— Michelle Money (@MoneyMichelle) August 14, 2013
:( lucky enough I got to hold you Gia pic.twitter.com/5XrDcqkexe
— William Holman (@WilliamFHolman) August 14, 2013