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The Cricket’s Daily 3: Romance is all around

First Published      Last Updated Mar 15 2017 08:25 am

Here's what's being talked about in pop culture:

• The winner — if that's the right word for a woman surviving a cattle-call audition process that weeds out 24 other women — of season 21 of "The Bachelor" was revealed last night. [Entertainment Weekly]

• Two surprise weddings among real celebrities: Dave Franco ("Neighbors") and Alison Brie ("Community") tied the knot recently; and "Broad City" co-creator Ilana Glazer secretly married her scientist boyfriend David Rooklin last month. [USA Today, New York]

• Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, has announced that he has been diagnosed with ALS. [Variety]