Angelina and Brad's Engagement: The Toast of Twitter [PICS]


News of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's engagement rocked the interwebs Friday -- and briefly nabbed the top trending spot on Twitter.

The fact that "Brangelina" are finally making it official was confirmed by Pitt's manager Cynthia Pett-Dante. She told the Associated Press: "Yes, it's confirmed. It is a promise for the future and their kids are very happy." No date has been set for the nuptials at this time.

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Photos of Jolie rocking a big diamond ring on her wedding finger fueled the public's curiosity about the jet-setting superstars' engagement. Pitt's manager also confirmed that Brad designed Angie's ring.

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"Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie" was the top trending topic in the Twitterverse, but eventually fell below "Beliebers Are Beautiful."

The most common responses to the news on Twitter: users who thought the couple was married already.

We grabbed some of the tweets that captured the moment the news was released. Take a look at the gallery below and tell us which one is your favorite.

Twitter Responds To Angelina and Brad's Engagement

Us Weekly was the first to tweet about the engagement news.

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