updated 08/16/2013 AT 12:00 PM ET
•originally published 08/18/2013 AT 9:30 AM ET
It was an emotional week for PEOPLE.com readers – from the shocking suicide of The Bachelor contestant Gia Allemand, to Bethenny Frankel’s confession that her contentious divorce has been “brutal.”
Fortunately, there was some relief: thank you, Jennifer Aniston.
Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions over the past week, from happy, sad, laugh out loud, angry and wow – and keep coming back to click on the emoticons at the bottom of every story, to let us know just what you think.
Readers had nothing but love for Usher, who held onto primary custody of his two sons with ex-wife Tameka Foster, even after his oldest boy, Usher V, 5, nearly drowned in a pool accident.
Always chic, Jennifer Aniston appeared at the London red-carpet premiere of her movie We re the Millers wearing a broad departure from her usual clean lines and monochromatic looks.
Upset it didn’t work out? Readers were somehow ticked off by Bethenny Frankel’s confession about her bitter divorce from soon-to-be-ex-husband Jason Hoppy.
The apparent suicide death of Gia Allemand, a top-three contestant who competed on Jake Pavelka’s Season 14 of The Bachelor, drew sadness from our readers.
Readers found something amusing about Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn’s expensive lovenest experiencing a sinkhole problem, a very unfunny situation in Florida as houses collapse.
Check back next week for another must-read roundup. Until then, see what readers are reacting to every day by clicking here.