After the head fell off the doll, and the toaster (invented in 1893 in Britain) quit popping, and the sweater snagged, someone started (in the early 1900s) calling women who weren’t virgins “damaged goods.”
Well, it's been a rough week.
Adrienne Maloof and Paul Nassif are walking away from their marriage after more than a decade as husband and wife.
According to TMZ, the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star and her husband - a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon - both filed their own divorce petitions on Tuesday, citing irreconcilable differences.
TomKat are officially divorced as of Monday, and now details of the settlement have been leaked.
A source told TMZ that Katie Holmes walked away from her six year marriage to Tom Cruise with "nothing more" than $400,000 a year in child support until Suri turns 18.
It looks like Stevie Wonder won't be calling his wife to say "I love you" anytime soon.
After 11 years marriage to fashion designer Kai Millard Morris, the singer has filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.
TMZ reports that the two have been separated since 2009.
Well that was fast.
Just 11 days after Katie Holmes filed for divorce from her husband of five years, Tom Cruise, media reports say that the couple has reached a settlement.
Danica McKellar has filed for divorce from her composer husband Mike Verta after three years of marriage.
The 37-year-old actress cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split in paperwork filed Monday in L.A. Superior Court.
A 33-year-old man from Tennessee with 30 children appeared in court this week to ask the state for child-support help.
Desmond Hatchett owes money to 11 different women for the 30 children he’s fathered - believed to be a record in Knox county. The youngest are toddlers, the oldest is 14.
“I had four kids in the same year. Twice," he told WVLT-TV back in 2009. “I didn’t intend to have this many children. It just happened.”
A friend of mine recently pointed me towards a blog that’s been making some waves in the mommy-blog world. It’s called hisgiantmistake.com, and it chronicles the divorce of a woman named Cleo Everest (not her real name) as it happens.
It’s quite common to hear someone say “I’m a single parent this week” when their husband/wife/partner is out of town due to work obligations.
I certainly know that experience; Daddy-o is away on average four days a week. It’s no easy feat for a mama of six and it certainly takes its toll - but however tricky, you won’t catch me referring to myself as a single parent.