Summer bullseye: Pop culture’s hits and misses

The QU Chronicle

The long, hot days of summer are quickly coming to a sizzle, but the successes and failures of those in the pop culture world will not be forgotten any time soon. This past summer was filled with its fair share of scandals, breakups, rumors and controversies.

The Bullseye highlights some of the most memorable events of the summer season – everyting from “The trial of the century,” as some would say, to the surprsing breakup of Hollywood’s favorite latino couple.

Whether you cried at the news of Amy Whinehouse’s untimely passing or gripped the seat of your chair during the end of the Harry Potter saga, there’s no denying that these events heated up an already hot summer.