Category Archives: Divorce

Hold her beer and watch this.

Laura Lifshitz is back, asking Do the Men Move on First Before the Women, After Divorce? Every time I have told someone about the divorce, all I hear is, “He will move on before you. The men always do.” Or, … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Grey Divorce, Hold my beer and watch this, Laura Lifshitz, Post Marital Spinsterhood | 120 Comments

Unhappy? Make your husband put a deposit into Dr. Harley’s Bank.

Commenter Trust asked if I would give my thoughts on a post by Willard F. Harley, Jr., Ph.D. titled When to call it quits (Part 1).   Dr. Harley explains that up to 80% of divorces are caused by what … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Oprah, Divorce, Foolishness, Game, Lowering The Boom, Marriage, New Morality, Romantic Love, selling divorce, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 678 Comments

Was it real?

I happened to come across the “In the Air Tonight” scene from the pilot for the old TV series Miami Vice the other day (below).  For those who aren’t familiar with the show and the scene (and yet still care), … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Romantic Love, selling divorce, Threatpoint | 143 Comments

Hollywood’s hero can’t save the day

IBB linked to an interesting article by Megan McArdle on Bloomberg View: How Hollywood Can Save Our Families.  McArdle points out the enormous disadvantage broken homes create for children and our society.  She proposes having Hollywood use its moral force … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Christian Films, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, Fatherhood, Feminists, Headship, Traditional Conservatives | 98 Comments

Too ugly to empower

Back in July I predicted that the (then) up and coming divorce fantasy movie Wild would not have the kind of success Eat Pray Love had back in 2010.  A good divorce fantasy needs to show the divorcée ending up with a … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, selling divorce, Ugly Feminists | 122 Comments