Paris, Lindsay, Britney, and Nicole ruled the headlines.
Nicole Richie was arrested after driving under the influence of drugs:
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Paris Hilton got arrested for a DUI:
Hilton was arrested for driving under the influence, with a blood alcohol reading of .08. Hilton blamed the reading on not eating all day, and drinking one margarita – she was allegedly on her way to In-N-Out when she got pulled over.
Lance Bass came out to People magazine:
Lance Bass came out to People magazine in 2006 but later said he felt forced by Perez Hilton and other bloggers.
Angelina Jolie confirmed she was pregnant with Brad Pitt’s child:
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt confirmed the impending arrival of their first biological child in 2006 and the world collectively lost their shit.
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