Category Archives: Divorce

She didn’t stick the landing, and she won’t leave the floor.

When Eat Pray Love came out, it appeared that Elizabeth Gilbert had successfully navigated her way through steps 1-8 of having it all.  But to succeed in this game of serial monogamy a woman needs to stick the landing.  In … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Cracks in the narrative, Denial, Divorce, Fantasy vs Reality, Having it all, Hold my beer and watch this, Post Marital Spinsterhood, selling divorce, Serial Monogamy, Status of marriage, Ugly Feminists, You can't make this stuff up | 85 Comments

Entropy and the pumps.

Blue Pill Professor asked: In short, I think the efforts to destabilize marriage and family are so broad reaching that saying “remove the effort has little meaning.” Remove what? Movies, TV show, magazines, books, social media, our schools, our jobs, … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Child Support, Christian Films, Church Apathy About Divorce, Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, Kendrick Brothers, Replacing Marriage | 137 Comments

Not like the movies.

Huffington Post Divorce warns its readers that dating after divorce tends to be a letdown in The 11 Worst Pick Up Lines Divorcés Have Ever Heard: Thinking of jumping back into the dating scene? Prepare yourself for some godawful pickup … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Fantasy vs Reality, Hold my beer and watch this, Serial Monogamy, You can't make this stuff up | 59 Comments

Selling grey divorce (everyone’s doing it).

Earlier this week Vox Day quoted from a recent Daily Mail article: According to the Office of National Statistics, the number of ‘silver divorces’ has risen by three-quarters in the past 20 years, while the divorce rate among the rest … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Daily Mail, Data, Divorce, Grey Divorce, Marriage, selling divorce, Troll | 53 Comments

Not enough cash and prizes.

There is a new push under way for women who divorce to be rewarded with even greater amounts of cash and prizes.  Dr. Helen tackles this in Elizabeth Warren Wants Men to ‘Share the Pain’.  It isn’t just Elizabeth Warren … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Doublethink, Dr. Helen, Dr. Willard Harley, Rebuilding the mound, Sandra Tsing Loh, selling divorce, The Atlantic, Ugly Feminists | 166 Comments