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Drinking Pee! Eating Clay! Pool Gloves! Check Out These Strange Celebrity Habits!

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People in Hollywood generally aren't any weirder than your average eccentric neighbor — but they do have the money to indulge in their habits!

For instance, if you hate the feeling of pruney fingers, you might just grin and bear it. Kristen Bell bought special gloves for the pool! Even hubby Dax Shepard couldn't get his brain around it, but she'll defend it to the death!

Some stars just have unusual addictions, some of these habits are part of routines for health or beauty — heck, some of these outlandish rituals might even work!

But they're all pretty darn strange…

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[Image via Dax Shepard/Instagram.]

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Mac Miller Speaks Out On Ariana Grande Split & Her Quick Engagement To Pete Davidson: 'The Whole Thing Is A Little Strange'

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Don't feel bad for Mac Miller.

Sure, he may have split with Ariana Grande weeks before she got engaged to Pete Davidson — but the rapper is totally taking it in stride.

Related: Ari Defends Naming 'Special' Sweetener Song After Pete!

In a new interview with Zane Lowe's World Record on Beats 1, the 26-year-old admitted he found Ari's new whirlwind romance to be "a little strange," but maintained that he's "happy" she's moving forward with her life.

Revealing that he "kind of knew, but not really" that the God is a Woman songstress was dating the Saturday Night Live star so soon after they called it quits, Mac explained:

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Former Olympic Swimmer Ariana Kukors Claims Coach Sexually Abused Her When She Was 16

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The United States Olympics community has been rocked by yet another sexual abuse scandal.

Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors has publicly come forward and accused her former coach, Sean Hutchison, of sexually abusing her when she was only 16.

The now 28-year-old athlete shared her accusations a day after Homeland Security investigators' search of Hutchison's Seattle home.

Related: Quentin Tarantino Apologizes To Roman Polanski's Rape Victim

It's said the authorities were looking for sexually explicit photos Sean allegedly took of a teenage Kukors. Per the retired Olympian's attorneys, the investigators seized computers and phones for examination purposes.

Ariana, who was once a member of the 2012 Olympic team and was the 2009 World champion in the 200-meter individual medley, told police

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Michael Phelps On Battling Depression: 'I Am Extremely Thankful That I Did Not Take My Life'

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It's refreshing to see that Michael Phelps (pictured here with wife Nicole) continues to be outspoken about his long battle with depression and its side effects.

The Olympic swimmer and multi-multi-multi gold medalist is living at the top of his game as a father and husband right now, and because he's in such a good place in life, he's been more outspoken about when times weren't so good.

Related: Michael Raced A Shark… Sort Of… For Shark Week!

Speaking at the fourth annual conference of the Kennedy Forum this weekend, Phelps told the audience about his long, complicated battle with depression and how it was intertwined with his chosen career as a swimmer.

The Olympian revealed (below):

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Long Distance Swimmer Diana Nyad Opens Up About Being Sexually Assaulted By Her Swim Coach At The Age Of 14

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The floodgates have opened.

Joining in on the national conversation, famous long distance swimmer Diana Nyad has come forward with her own experience of being sexually assaulted by her swim coach when she was 14 years old back in 1964.

In an oped for the New York Times, the now-68-year-old did not name her abuser when describing the molestation that went on for several years. The respected coach has since passed away.

Related: Film Legend Gina Lollobrigida Reveals Her Own Sexual Assault 70 Years Later

Of the initial incident, Nyad remembered waking up to find the coach on top of her while she napping. She wrote:

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Michael Phelps Opens Up About 'Tackling' His Past Battle With Depression 'Head On'

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With baby number two on the way, Michael Phelps couldn't be happier… but that wasn't always the case.

There was a time the 32-year-old Olympian struggled with anxiety and depression — something he speaks candidly about in the new documentary, Angst.

Related: Michael Races A Shark For Discovery's Shark Week!

Telling Us Weekly about his involvement in the project, the swimmer said of his own experience with mental health:

"For me, it was all about being vulnerable. I think it's scary for a lot of people to think about that word. I just wanted to change. I was to the point where I didn't like who I was. I didn't like looking at myself like seeing the reflection that you see in the mirror. I kind of just tackled it head-on."

As you may know, Phelps past struggles included DUIs and a stint in rehab.

Nicole Johnson's husband went on:

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