Kaitlin Kimont

Associate News Editor, handling the afternoon/ evening happenings at Romper.

RIP: Aretha Franklin Has Died After A Long Health Battle

The world has lost another legend. On August 16, news broke that Aretha Franklin has died at the age of 76 after previous struggles with her health. The music icon has touched fans with her powerful voice for more than six decades with classic,…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Troian Bellisario & Patrick J. Adams Are Reportedly Expecting Their First Child Together!

If you're in the mood for a bit of exciting news, you're in luck. On Monday evening, E! News reported that Pretty Little Liars star Troian Bellisario and Patrick J. Adams are expecting their first child together. The couple has not confirmed the…
By Kaitlin Kimont

18 Photos Of Breastfeeding Around The World That Prove Moms Everywhere Are So Badass

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week and Breastfeeding Awareness Month — which kicks off Aug. 1 — it seems like the perfect time to have a look at this collection of beautiful photos of moms breastfeeding around the world from Lansinoh's campaign…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Cardi B & Offset's Baby Girl Has A *Beautiful* Moniker, But Whose Last Name Does She Have?

After months and months of waiting for their daughter to arrive, Cardi B and husband Offset have officially welcomed their baby girl. As the Bronx-native rapper announced on Instagram on Wednesday morning, their bundle of joy was born on July 10 and…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Who Is Brett Kavanaugh? Everything You Need To Know About President Trump's SCOTUS Nominee

Nearly two weeks after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his resignation from the Supreme Court, President Donald Trump issued a statement from the White House, declaring his nominee to fill the vacant seat. A number of names were floated around…
By Kaitlin Kimont

The World Is Loving The Sweet Pixar Short About A Baby Dumpling, But Will It Ever Become A Movie?

Chances are you've heard about Bao — the adorable Pixar short that plays before The Incredibles 2 — and how this little story about a dumpling is making moviegoers dig in their coat pockets and purses for a pack of tissues. If you've seen the sweet…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Lena Waithe's Speech At The MTV Movie & TV Awards Paid Tribute To Trailblazers Before Her

It was no surprise to hear that actress and writer, a trailblazer in her own right, Lena Waithe would be taking home the coveted Trailblazer Award at the MTV Movie & TV Awards on Monday night. She's a talented actress and writer — with credits on…
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Hilary Duff Announced She's Expecting Baby No. 2 With The *Sweetest* Pregnancy Reveal — PHOTO

It was only yesterday that actress Haylie Duff announced that she had welcomed her second child. And on Friday, June 8, her sister Hilary Duff revealed she's pregnant with a baby girl — also her second bundle of joy! The 30-year-old expectant mama…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Anthony Bourdain Is Dead At 61 & Fans Of The Iconic Chef Are Heartbroken

On Friday morning, June 8, news broke that iconic celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has died at the age of 61, according to CNN. Immediately following the news of his passing, fans of the renewed author and host of the award-winning travel food show,…
By Kaitlin Kimont

14-Year-Old Texan Declared This Year's National Spelling Bee Champ After Acing This Tricky Word

Sure, you might be able to spell words like hippopotamus and kaleidoscope at the drop of a hat. But the winner of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee, Karthik Nemmani, is clearly one smart cookie and can absolutely spell faster and better than…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Here's The Story & History Behind The Name "Louis" In The Royal Family

After four long days of waiting, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge finally announced their newest son's name: Prince Louis Arthur Charles. The name choice, while very regal and totally fit for a prince, felt a bit unexpected, as many had placed…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Kate Middleton Son's Middle Name Has Been Revealed & It's Perfectly Regal

The day finally arrived! The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William officially welcomed their third child on Monday, April 23 and the royal family now has another little prince. On April 27, the happy parents finally announced the little royals's…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Kate Middleton's First Photos After Giving Birth Are Here & She Looks *So* Happy As A Mom Of 3

The third royal baby is officially here! The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William welcomed a healthy baby boy on Monday, April 23 at St. Mary’s Hospital in London, first announcing the exciting news via Twitter. And now, just hours later, the…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Reported Mom-To-Be Pippa Middleton Is Related To Royalty, But Does She Also Hold A Notable Title?

If you thought you already had a serious case of royal fever, your excitement is about to go into overdrive. In case you missed it, according to Reuters, Pippa Middleton, sister to Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, is reportedly pregnant with her…
By Kaitlin Kimont

People Are Utterly Devastated That Channing Tatum & Jenna Dewan Are Splitting Up

In what seems like a totally shocking turn of events, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan announced they're splitting up after nine years of marriage. Fans of the Step Up couple are absolutely shattered by the news, quickly taking to Twitter to express…
By Kaitlin Kimont

The Moment Kim Kardashian's Surrogate Met Her Family On 'KUWTK' Is So, So Sweet

The season finale of Keeping Up With The Kardashians on Sunday night answered so many questions that fans have been asking for months. For example, fans finally learned who Kim Kardashian's surrogate is when she met the famed family. Needless to…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Who Rachel McAdams Is Dating Now

A baby boom is in full swing in Hollywood at the moment. On Thursday, it was reported that Rachel McAdams is currently pregnant with her first child, according to E! News. Although The Notebook star has yet to confirm the news herself — Romper's…
By Kaitlin Kimont

Figure Skaters Keep Falling At The 2018 Winter Olympics & Twitter Is So Pissed

The 2018 Winter Games are finally here and there's already so much to talk about even before the opening ceremony. On Thursday night, Twitter was really concerned about all the figure skaters falling down during the men's short program at the 2018…
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All Of David Harbour’s Tide Super Bowl Commercials In One Place, You’re Welcome

If you thought Super Bowl Sunday was all about watching football and stuffing your face with buffalo wings, or perhaps that Justin Timberlake's halftime performance would be the water cooler conversation to have come Monday morning, you'd be sorely…
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Twitter Is Having A Riot With These Janet Jackson Jokes About The 2018 Super Bowl

It's been 14 years since Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake took Super Bowl XXXVIII by storm and an incident known as "Nipplegate" was born. In 2004, as many fondly remember, during the final moments of Jackson and Timberlake's halftime…
By Kaitlin Kimont