Archive for November, 2006

The Divorce of my Dreams

If only all our divorces could have ended like this:
According to China Daily, a couple in their 40’s from Nanjing of Jiangsu Province came to a marriage registration office last week asking for a divorce.
In about five minutes the two completed all of the necessary procedures and obtained their divorce certificates.
Suddenly, with all of the […]

Pam asks Fans to Keep Divorce Clean for the Kids

Whatever led Pamela Anderson and Kid Rock to end their four-month (married in a white bikini) marriage last weekend, Pamela wants her public to know that she doesn’t want any dirt to tarnish her and Kid Rock’s divorce proceedings.Here is what she wrote in her online diary via her website:
“I’m very concerned with the press […]

Nosy Husband’s Tracking Device leads to Bomb Scare

Photo courtesy of Reform
Gainesville, Florida - A suspicious-looking small black object was found attached to the bottom of a woman’s Jeep and prompted an evacuation of a three-square block area last Friday. A temporary shelter was set up at the Queen of Peace Church to house the 45 frightened people who had been evacuated, […]

Famous Last Words: Mills Prefers Cutting off Limbs

“I would rather someone come up and chop off all my limbs than go through what I went through.”
Heather Mills McCartney speaks of her very messy and very public divorce with legend Paul McCartney. Heather Mills lost her left leg in a road accident in 1993.

You Were Served Divorce Papers? A 3 Day Action Plan

Photo courtesy of Clayton Sheriff
Don’t panic - best decisions are made with a cool, calm head * Sit down, relax, and read the divorce papers several times. * Don’t call your spouse in anger - no contact is best for now. * Read up on divorce - knowledge always helps take the fear away. * […]

The Thanksgiving Divorce Joke

A man in Phoenix calls his son in New York the day before Thanksgiving and says, “I hate to ruin your day, but I have to tell you that your mother and I are divorcing; forty-five years of misery is enough.
“Pop, what are you talking about?” the son screams.
“We can’t stand the sight of each […]

Avoiding Holiday Turmoil in Divorced Families

Photo courtesy of MSU Law
Modern times have delivered to us the alternative family, including but not limited to ex-spouses, step-parents, and step siblings. During the holiday season, children and families may experience confusion, distress, or tension.
For many, the picturesque holiday of families celebrating with food and gifts, with mom, dad, son, and daughter joined under […]

Eddie Murphy: Divorce Helped Me Act

Eddie Murphy told Oprah Winfrey that his difficult divorce helped his performance in the upcoming movie “Dreamgirls.”
“It was real emotional,” Murphy said on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” “So it was really good because I had all that going on and that’s going on under your skin; you get on the set and when you’re acting […]