Posts tagged "adultery"

Frisky Reads: Hausfrau By Jill Alexander Essbaum

Oh, what to do with Hausfrau? I promised myself when I started reviewing books that I wouldn’t give negative reviews, under the premise that if if I didn’t have anything nice to say, I shouldn’t say anything at all. But Hausfrau has me stuck: I can give an unmitigated glowing review of two-thirds of the…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 10, 2015

Gay Alabama Legislator Threatens To “Out” Adulterous Anti-Gay Officials

Alabama State Rep. Patricia Todd was totally psyched when a federal judge overturned her state's outdated ban on gay marriage. She was less impressed, however, by the way some officials reacted to it. Specifically, House Speaker Mike Hubbard said that it was "outrageous when a single unelected and unaccountable federal judge can overturn the will…

By: Robyn Pennacchia / January 27, 2015

New Brooklyn Net Is Allowed To Cheat On His Wife Once Per Year

Andrei Kirilenko is the newest addition to the Brooklyn Nets, a team that has spent the off-season stacking itself with new and promising players. Kirilenko left the Minnesota Timberwolves for the Nets, but will experience a steep pay cut from $10 million last year to $3.18 million a year, New York magazine reported. Unfortunately, Kirilenko left…

By: Mary Odell / July 15, 2013

Raped 14-Year-Old Girl Charged With Adultery, Lashed To Death

A 14-year-old girl in Bangladesh, who was raped by her cousin, was sentenced to 101 lashes for "adultery" and died. Hena Akhter from rural Shariatpur was the fifth child of a day laborer and his wife. An older male cousin — who was forced to marry his wife because he had raped her 15 year…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 31, 2011

Why Do We Forgive Adulterous Women?

In a recent piece on The Good Men Project about the double standard regarding adultery, Tom Matlack asks, “When was the last time a woman got dragged through the mud for cheating?” I offer a slightly different question: When was the last time a woman was exposed for cheating—and the story wasn’t crafted around a…

By: Blixa Scott / March 14, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Iran Might Not Execute Adulteress After All

The head of Iran's High Human Rights Council said the country may not execute Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani, a mother of two sentenced to death for adultery. It seems that human rights activists around the world — including French First Lady Carla Bruni — don't like it when you kill people over something like marital fidelity. [AFP]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 22, 2010

At The Boys’ Club: He’s Still Married

Hey Doc, I’m really clueless as to what I should do about the situation I’m in. I was with Kayla for over one month. We had an OK time, we enjoyed each others' company, and we both said “I love you” to each other. She was my second girlfriend, while I’m Kayla’s first boyfriend. We…

By: Ask Men / November 7, 2010

My Husband The Sex Addict

When I mustered the courage to ask my husband of 16 years if he was having an affair, he looked at me with tears in his eyes and said, "It was just an escape. It will be over with one phone call. You and I are still going to grow old together." I accepted thi…

By: YourTango.com / November 6, 2010

Carla Bruni Told She “Deserves To Die” For Supporting Iranian Woman Sentenced For Adultery

Avid readers of Today's Lady News have no doubt been following the story of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, a 43-year-old Iranian woman who has been sentenced to death for adultery. Ashtiani is accused of cheating on her husband and then conspiring to have him killed; she was sentenced to 99 lashes, which she's received, and death…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 3, 2010

Is It OK To Cheat Once?

According to our homeboys at BroBible, it's OK to cheat once in a relationship. "Call it what you want — quarter-life crisis, cold feet, or the fear of commitment — but the fact remains that it has become human nature for a man in his twenties to question his future with a girl," they say.

By: Susannah Breslin / July 6, 2010

Cheated On Your Boyfriend? Confess at CheatConfession.com

Well, this is depressing. Cheated on your boyfriend, your girlfriend, or your spouse and looking to get this secret off your back? Travel on over to CheatConfession.com where random cheaters confess publicly and anonymously to their sexual indiscretions. "You love me more incredibly and truly than anyone in my life has ever done, but somehow…

By: Susannah Breslin / May 20, 2010

Does A Boring Sex Life Give A Guy The Right To Cheat?

Standing by the side of an unfaithful husband may get you some shaking heads of disapproval, but it still happens all the time. So when Silda Wall held herself responsible for her husband Eliot Spitzer's extramarital affair with a hooker, we got kind of riled up. Sure, it takes two for a marriage to work…

By: Lemondrop / May 3, 2010

25 Reasons Why Men Cheat

This week, everybody's talking about cheating, all because Jesse James decided to step out on wife Sandra Bullock with a tattooed, white supremacist stripper named Michelle McGee. Now, what everyone wants to know is: Why. James had it all: a beautiful, successful, talented wife, a booming business and fame, a family... Nevertheless, something led him…

By: Susannah Breslin / March 23, 2010

Real Estate Agents? Teachers? The World’s Most Unfaithful Professions

Be careful when buying your next piece of real estate. Not because the housing market is crap, but because real estate agents may charm your mate into bed at that so-called open house. According to a new study, both male and female real estate agents tend to be among the most unfaithful men and women.

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 12, 2010

Girl Talk: I Slept With Your Husband. Here’s Why.

A few years ago, I slept with your husband. Don't get me wrong. This isn't some kind of an apology. Nor is it an explanation. And, trust me, I'm not looking for your forgiveness. Because here's the thing. All these years later, you don't even know. Or at least I don't think you do. Sometime…

By: Penelope Rand / March 11, 2010

A Woman Explains Why Men Cheat

Nobody likes a cheater. But there are some situations that are almost impossible to resist. Let Asylum's token girl tell you why we feel sympathetic toward guys who cheat, even while we're smashing your Xbox with a hammer. Watch it!

By: Asylum / March 10, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Malaysian Women Say Caning Was Good For Them

This is terribly sad: Three Malaysian women, who were caned under the country's Islamic laws, said the punishment was good for them. The 17-year-old who was caned for having sex out of wedlock has been quoted in a Malaysian newspaper saying, "I deeply regret my actions as I should have married before having sex." [MSNBC]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 19, 2010

Tiger Woods Has A Thing For Women With Implanted Studs

We know, we know. It's hard to keep all of Tiger Woods' women straight. But some of his mistresses have more in common that just having slept with the same top golfer. Jamie Jungers and Jaimee Grubbs both have small piercings underneath their eyes. Apparently, the facial studs are called "micro-dermal anchoring" in the piercing…

By: Susannah Breslin / December 24, 2009

Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater?

Things like this happen when you least expect them. There you are on a Saturday morning, doing laundry and listening to your boyfriend sing, “Girls, Girls, Girls” in the shower for the millionth time when you catch a whiff of a perfume that is definitely not yours on his favorite t-shirt. You crane your neck…

By: DivineCaroline.com / August 22, 2009

Quote Of The Day: Jenny Sanford Feels Sorry For The Other Woman

"I also feel sorry for the other woman. I am sure she is a fine person. It can't be fun for her, though I do sometimes question her judgment. If she knew the newspaper had those E-mails back in December, why did she want him to come in June? But I can't go there too…

By: Wendy Atterberry / August 18, 2009
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