Posts tagged "divorce"

True Story: My Fiancé’s Ex Is Doing Everything She Can To Make My Life Hell

When I fell in love with my fiancé Olivier, I knew he had some baggage. He had been married before and, admittedly, it bothered me a bit. I had always assumed that I would marry someone who was also tying the knot for the first time, but that’s not how it worked out. Olivier also…

Amanda Chatel / April 25, 2014

Conservatives Are Trying To Make It Harder To Divorce

We knew that some conservatives have a boner for (heterosexual, of course) marriage. But did you know they get equally hard for stopping couples from being able to divorce?  As Scott Keyes writes in a must-read piece for The Washington Post, politicians in over a dozen states have introduced bills making it harder for a…

Jessica Wakeman / April 14, 2014

12 Tips For “Consciously Uncoupling” Like Gwyneth Paltrow And Chris Martin

Since learning about Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin’s decision to “consciously uncouple,” we’ve been trying to unpack the term in all its PC glory. It seems that similar to other areas of her life, Gwyneth will be superior when it comes to divorce. So, far we haven’t seen one inkling of sadness, ire or admissio…

Frisky Rant: 8 Parting Words Of Advice For The Cheating Husband Who Had An Affair With His Intern

What to say, oh, what to say about an anonymous Thought Catalogue essay that starts, “From the beginning we knew our relationship looked like a cliché—perhaps plucked from a boring episode of ‘Mad Men.’ You, my 21-year-old millennial intern, me, your 30-something married boss with two kids”?

“To The Millennial I Left For My

Ami Angelowicz / February 26, 2014

You Cheated: Now Give Me My Kidney Back!

Worst case scenario: you donate your kidney to your sick husband only to discover that he cheated on you with your friend while you were recovering from the surgery.

British woman, Samantha Lamb, endured this particularly heinous form of betrayal from her husband Andy. Although Andy denies being unfaithful and claims he wa…

Ami Angelowicz / January 30, 2014

Kate Winslet Threatens To Sue Fathers4Justice Group

Kate Winslet has threatened a lawsuit against Fathers4Justice, a fathers’ rights group, after they used comments she made about her parenting arrangement with two of her children’s fathers in Vogue for a Christmastime advertisement. Kate told the magazine that her kids (13-year-old daughter Mia and nine-year-old son Joe) live with her instead of being shuttled…

Jessica Wakeman / December 19, 2013

Katy Perry Has Some Breakup Advice For You & It Involves Flamin’ Hot Cheetos

They say experience is the greatest teacher, and Katy Perry has sure had a lot of it so far. As Marie Claire’s January cover girl, Katy shared the wealth of lessons she learned through her highly public divorce from Russell Brand. When she was asked for a divorce via text message (did anyone else watch the marriage’s

Claire Hannum / December 10, 2013

Nigella Lawson Denies Being A Raging Cokehead, Reveals What Really Incited Saatchi’s Violence

Earlier today in a UK court, TV chef Nigella Lawson took the stand to tell her side of the story about how those photos of ex-husband Charles Saatchi strangling her outside of Scott’s restaurant came to be. Oh, and to defend herself against the charge that she’s a major cokehead and that he wasn’t strangling

Ami Angelowicz / December 4, 2013

Divorced Woman Charts The Pain Of A Breakup … Literally

Everyone has their own special way of trying to cope with a breakup. It’s a long, fruitless process of trying to find some way, any way to break the pain into manageable bites until it’s small enough to swallow. And naturally, each individual’s method is as unique as a snowflake. These little mechanisms we employ…

Ami Angelowicz / December 3, 2013

How The Loss Of My Marriage Helped Me Find Myself

Clarity often comes like a bolt of lightning out of the blue. It’s a shock that opens your eyes to a whole new perspective. A client of mine called hers a miracle. Mine was like waking up — the kind where you sit straight up, instantly awake, and look around, not recognizing where you are,…

YourTango.com / December 1, 2013

Why Women Should Masturbate During Divorce

Employing the healing power of touch, masturbation/self-pleasuring during divorce and separation. Read more on Your Tango…

YourTango.com / November 28, 2013

Coming Soon: A Speidi Special On E!

Ummmm, E! is doing a Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt special called “After Shock: Heidi and Spencer” on December 9, so you know where I’ll be. [Celebuzz]
Here’s the new video for Rihanna’s song “What Now,” in which she writhes around like a mental patient or something. [Evil Beet Gossip]
The National

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 18, 2013

Ex-Spouse’s Divorce Yard Sale Is the Sweetest Revenge (PHOTOS)

In this age of the Internet, people have some curiously wacky ways of getting over their breakups. Remember the guy who posted the Craigslisted about the mattress? What a way to call out your cheatin’ ex! Now, one business-savvy ex-spouse has thrown a pretty snazzy divorce yard sale to celebrate their split. How is it “snazzy,” you ask? Read more on The Stir…

The Stir / October 30, 2013

Adam Scott And Amy Poehler Star In “A.C.O.D.,” Out Tomorrow

Nearly forty-five percent of American marriages are projected to end in divorce. It’s sad, it’s unfortunate, but it’s true: failed marriages are a major theme in our current social age. In “A.C.O.D.,” Adam Scott stars as Carter, an A.C.O.D. himself, who must revisit the chaos and confusion of his parents’ bitter separation fifteen years prior…

Rachel Krause / October 3, 2013

Report: Khloe Kardashian Intends To File For Divorce

Khloe Kardashian reportedly told Lamar Odom on their fourth anniversary that she would be filing for divorce.  Guess she’s not going to stand by her man after all? After all the rumors of cheating and crack addiction, we can’t blame her. [Radar Online]
The final coroner’s report in the death of “Glee” star…

Jessica Wakeman / October 2, 2013

NY Judge Allows Abortion To Be Used As Evidence In Custody Case

If a woman has had an abortion, does that means she’s unfit for custody of her two children? That is what the lawyer for a high-powered investment banker appears to be arguing as she defends her client in family court.

Manuel (John) Mehos, a Houston banking bigwig, divorced Lisa Mehos after six year…

Jessica Wakeman / September 25, 2013

Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom On The Rocks Because Of His Crack Cocaine Addiction?

TMZ is reporting that Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have separated over his alleged addiction to crack cocaine. The gossip blog says Kardashian kicked Odom out of the house on Wednesday and recently came clean to her family about the real problem in her marriage. Odom has also supposedly been missing for over 72…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 26, 2013

Dealbreaker: The Barely Separated Guy

It all started with a cat.

I used to like cats. Or I didn’t totally despise them. They can be super cute when they act like dogs.

I stopped liking cats on my second date with Jerry* (as in Springer, as in the show he totally is going to be o…

Abby Cooper / July 25, 2013

Sorry, Bro: Posting A Video On The Internet Of Your Wife Having A Temper Tantrum Is Indefensible

By now you may have seen a video, which made the rounds on Monday, of a woman throwing a crazy-ass temper tantrum in the car while her husband films her flipping out. Jim Mongiat and his wife, Whitney Styles Mongiat, from Knoxville, Tennessee, were fighting because she wanted to spend the weekend at the lake,…

Jessica Wakeman / July 24, 2013

Half-Eaten Box Of Oreos: Grounds For Divorce?

A wife committed an Oreo cookie crime so heinous, so unimaginable that her husband threatened to divorce her. The woman licked the creme-filled center out of an entire box of Double Stuffs and put the box back in cupboard, leaving only the less desirable cookie outsides. The Oreo offender posted the evidence of her crime…

Ami Angelowicz / July 23, 2013
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