If your friend entered rehab, wouldn't you be interested in it?
That's how you need to think about celebrity stalking. We think they're our friends. We spend 30-60 minutes with them each week. That's more time than you spend with some of your friends that you care deeply about.
Now, I don't subscribe to US Weekly, but I prayed for John and Kate Gosselin's marriage when I heard it was on the rocks.
It's not weird. They're my friends. They just don't know it.