Category Archives: Divorce

Child support and the threat point.

In the discussion of a recent post the history of the term “threat point” came up.  While I’ve used the term and explained how the family courts are being deliberately used to destabilize marriages for feminist ends, I can’t take … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Child Custody, Child Support, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Fatherhood, Feminists, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives | 519 Comments

As expected.

Several commenters have expressed disbelief at my prediction that we will see a (generally low key) movement to curtail the worst abuses of the family court.  Honestly this isn’t a bold prediction on my part.  I’m only predicting more of … Continue reading

Posted in Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Feminists | 561 Comments

He ruined the surprise.

Christian mommyblogger Jenny Erikson is outraged that her pastor ruined the surprise she had planned for her husband.  She explains in How My Husband Found Out I Was Leaving Him: So there you go. My Pastor had actually told my husband, … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Feminists, Jenny Erikson, Stantons Heroes | 386 Comments

The crazy dictator.

My wife and I watched a movie titled Joshua a while back (plot spoiler alert).  We ended up fast forwarding the second half of the film just to see how it ended, but the first half was both fascinating and … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Lowering The Boom, Marriage, Threatpoint | 235 Comments

Empowerment turned demotion.

Blogger Michele Zipp at Cafe Mom confirms the status marker marriage serves for women in 5 Reasons ‘Boyfriend’ Is the Worst Word for Divorcees: 3. It feels like a demotion. The word “boyfriend” feels juvenile. “Fiance” feels snooty. “Husband” feels accomplished. … Continue reading

Posted in Choice Addiction, Divorce, Fantasy vs Reality, Hold my beer and watch this, Post Marital Spinsterhood, Stantons Heroes, Status of marriage | 318 Comments