The United States has one of the highest divorce rates in the world. In fact, we are probably second only to Sweden as having the very highest divorce rate on Earth. That’s a high stat, no? But I’ve been thinking that Barack Obama and Michelle Obama might be good for marriage in this country. I … Continue reading “Why Barack and Michelle Obama can help lower the divorce rate in America”
PARIS: IS MARITAL DISCORD BREWING AT THE ÉLYSÉE PALACE IN PARIS? IS A DIVORCE IMMINENT? Is former Sarkozy protegée Rachida Dati behind the vicious and persistent rumors about the state of his marriage to former model (sometimes nude)and current pop star Carla Bruni? The rumor mill has been whirling for some time that both the … Continue reading “PARIS: French president Nicolas Sarkozy and wife Carla Bruni angered by adultery and divorce rumours; is Rachida Dati to blame?”
The Guardian.co.uk has an interesting article about Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi today. The Italian minister, as everyone knows by now, has been in the dog house with his wife since last Spring on account of an alleged inappropriate relationship with that woman, Noemi Letizia. He claims he did not lie and he did not have sex with … Continue reading “ROME: Pretty girls wrecked billionaire Silvio Berlusconi’s marriage; will 100,000 Italian housewives destroy his career?”
First Lady of France Carla Bruni Sarkozy, a bon vivant who has been called a “man-eater” by one of her romantic rivals, has copped to getting psycho-analysis for the past 8 years, starting after the death of her father. Presumably, this helps rather than hurts her marriage to French President Nicolas Sarkozy? Carla has copped … Continue reading “PARIS: French First Lady Carla Bruni cops to 8 years of psychoanalysis – strengthens her marriage to Sarkozy?”
The Washington Examiner is reporting that Governor Jim Gibbons and his wife Dawn could not reach a settlement and so their trial has been set for December 28,2009. This should make for some interesting headlines. If you have forgotten what their divorce backstory is, please read these posts: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/?s=gibbons
Timesonline is reporting that Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is getting deeper and deeper into hot water; so much so that his divorce from wife Veronica Lario is quickly becoming the least of his problems. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article6869951.ece Did Veronica put a jinx on him? It sure seems that way because now he’s up on all these legal … Continue reading “ITALY:Berlusconi’s legal troubles trump his divorce action”
Let’s face it. You can only win the Peace Prize if you are a bit of a pacifist. Pacifists, by and large, hate war and hate strife and hate hate. Their whole raison d’etre is to spread peace, joy and forgiveness. And isn’t that what is needed in more marriages? Divorces occur when people are … Continue reading “WASHINGTON: Why Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize win is good for the divorce rate”
The Associated Press just came out with a report that Sarah Palin’s ex almost son in law Levi Johnston has inked a deal to pose nude for Playgirl Magazine which I believe they said was an online vehicle. Since the debacle of John McCain’s run for president, Levi and the Palins have been on the … Continue reading “ALASKA: Child visitation woes with Palins leads Levi Johnston to pose for Playgirl Magazine”
I was over at Anderson Cooper’s blog AC360 and I’m just like, what-you- talkin-bout-Anderson? John Edwards is the father of Rielle Hunter’s little girl? And he denied it? Although, I guess it isn’t such a big surprise. I mean, what was he to say, “hey, America, I’ve been running for president and I kinda soughta … Continue reading “NORTH CAROLINA: John Edwards’ love child with Rielle Hunter…what are you people talking about?!”
Anchorage Alaska Former governor of Alaska and Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin is coming out with her memoir on November 17, 2009, months ahead of the original target date, according to her publishers Harper Collins. More than likely, the release date was pushed up to coincide with Ms. Palin’s abrupt resignation as governor of Alaska. … Continue reading “Sarah Palin’s memoir “Going Rogue: An American Life” will likely deflect divorce rumors”
Carla Bruni Sarkozy (I LOVE THAT NAME!) is being accused of breaking up the marriage of French author Justine Levy and her then husband Raphaël Enthoven and causing them to divorce, and then eloping with the poor, smitten, helpless, bewitched man. Carla, it is rumoured, went as far as to procreate with Monsieur Enthoven, and their … Continue reading “PARIS: French First Lady Carla Bruni a home-wrecking man-eater?”
Van Jones, Green Czar to the Obama White House has asked for a no-fault divorce from his post. Just thought I’d throw that out there for kicks – cause, really, I could care less about the guy.
So, instead, I’ll leave this canvas blank. Paint on it if you want, don’t if you don’t….oh, and Levi is starting to act like a rat. Read this latest Palin post: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/sarah-palins-memoir-going-rogue-an-american-life-will-likely-deflect-divorce-rumors
HYANNIS PORT MASSACHUSETTS Senator Ted Kennedy is dead. All the blogs are talking about it. So I had to talk about it too. So what is the angle? Well, he was the “Lion of the Senate.” He was father, uncle, and husband to two women (at separate times, of course.) His first wife Joan Kennedy … Continue reading “MASSACHUSETTS: With Ted Kennedy dead, eyes are on ex-wife Joan to see how she holds up”
Glen Beck apparently called President Obama a racist with a “deep hatred for White people” (huh???) and now advertisers like Wal-Mart Stores Inc., CVS Caremark, Clorox and Sprint, directed that their commercials not air on Beck’s show, according to the companies and ColorofChange.org, a group that promotes political action among blacks and launched a campaign … Continue reading “Advertisers divorce Fox’s Glen Beck over “racist” Obama comments”
I don’t know whether to take the claims made here http://jumpinginpools.blogspot.com/2009/08/is-obama-causing-divorce-surge.html seriously, but you be the judge. Did the presidential election and volunteerism during the campaigns lead to an increase in the number of divorces? Or this author delusional, or what?