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Star magazine is attempting to push Jessica Simpson down the aisle in the most pitiful way possible. The tab, which once claimed the amiable starlet had nicknamed onetime squeeze Tony Romo her "FBD" (aka, "future baby's daddy"), now says she's telling "all" her pals that she plans to marry Eric Johnson, her beau of just two months. "She even bought herself an engagement ring," alleges a source. The ostensible 3-carat, emerald-cut sparkler supposedly set the ex-Mrs. Nick Lachey back $50,000, with the tab adding that she plans to keep the rock under wraps until the former NFL player-turned-MBA-procrastinator gets down on one knee. Uh-huh. So, did Jess pull a Britney, who plunked down serious cash for a sizable ring when she got engaged to Kevin Federline? A confidant assures Gossip Cop that the "hysterical" story is untrue. "Jessica would never buy herself a ring or do anything like this article says," insists the insider. "She is very happy with Eric, but aside from that this story is ridiculous." Speaking of ridiculous ...
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