New America Idol Judge Kara DioGuardi is engaged


Right before she settled into her new gig as the fourth judge on American Idol, Kara DioGuardi got a huge surprise—her boyfriend proposed to her while on vacation in Mexico, her rep confirmed to The engagement came on her 38th birthday while she was in her thermal smiley face pajamas. Her now fiancé, Mike McCuddy, asked her where his shoes were. When she said she didn't know he said, "All right, well then will you marry me?" How cute! No wedding date has been set, although we are sure she will have no problem getting a great band! —Cari Wolfert

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