There may be a wedding on the way, but the groom claims there’ll be no shotgun involved. Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz has denied reports that his fiancee, singer Ashlee Simpson, is in the family way. Pregnancy rumors for Pete and Ashlee first hit the web early Monday, after celebrity tabloids US Weekly and OK! Magazine each published reports claiming the twenty-three year old is pushing up her pending nuptials to Wentz in preparation for the birth of their first child.
“There is a witch hunt for people to be pregnant whenever they get engaged in Hollywood,” he wrote. “This is all news to me. I can’t wait for the story about how I’m really in a gay relationship and this is all just a cover. … I mean really, this is crazy. … I mean we’re engaged, that’s true, and happy about it,” the twenty-eight year old Pete said in an e-mail to MTV News.