PHOTOS: Celebrities Who Admit To Smoking Pot The 26-year-old Baltimore native, who won a record-eight gold medals during an epic run at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, is currently training for this year’s Olympics, which will be held in London. The 18-time Olympic gold medallist announced on Twitter that he’s marrying Nicole Johnson, who was Miss California in 2010 and has dated the swimmer on and off the past few years.She went on to come in second to Miss North Carolina. I stated an opinion that was true to myself and that’s all I can do.” “It is a very touchy subject and he is a homosexual and I see where he was coming from and I see the audience would’ve wanted me to be more politically correct,” she added. I really do, Billy,” noting that on Monday, she had 1,000 messages on Facebook and 2,000 friend requests.“It did cost me my crown,” Carrie told Billy, who co-hosted the ceremony, on Monday. “But I was raised in a way that you can never compromise your beliefs and your opinions for anything.” But her sister has different beliefs. “She’s a 22-year-old woman who’s in the Air Force who’s extremely educated. That’s what’s so great about being an American – we’re able to have our own opinions.” And Carrie said she’s had plenty of support for her performance since the pageant. As for Carrie’s own love life, she wants to keep it private.I love you because you stood up for what was right, and it’s not a matter of being gay or not gay, it’s a matter of you competing for Miss USA and getting a question and answering it to the best of your ability.” At the Las Vegas pageant, Carrie took a question on same-sex marriage from judge Perez Hilton, who asked her how she felt on the subject.“In my country, and in my family, I believe that a marriage should be between a man and a woman,” she said on Sunday night.“Johnson is very interested in pursuing her career.
The pair reportedly split a few weeks back, and spent New Year’s Eve on different coasts (he in New York, she in Los Angeles), the NY Post reported.
Michael Phelps isn't the only Team USA swimmer she's gotten close to.
(Photo Credit: Getty) Judging from her Twitter feed, Rossee has also developed a friendship with 22-year-old gold medalist Allison Scmitt.
She even has a Twitter-friendly nickname for her human-fish boyfriend: Bear. ) Here are 7 things to know about Megan Rossee, the woman who snagged London 2012's most eligible bachelor. Maaaybe 5-10 years down the road...." Understandable. She graduated from Arkansas' Lyon University in 2009.
(Ryan Lochte doesn't count since he's too busy backtracking on his mom's "one-night stands" comment to think about a GF.) 1. (Photo Credit: @meganrossee Twitter) On June 8th, Rossee tweeted a photo (Instagrammed of course) of herself pushing a baby stroller while rollerblading. Girl's got a successful career and a superstar boyfriend -- who needs babies?