Category Archives: selling divorce

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

Laura Lifshitz hits the bigtime

Divorce is big business, and this isn’t limited to the family courts and the wide range of cogs in the machinery that destroys families.  When women aren’t destroying their own families, they like to read, watch, and think about other … Continue reading

Posted in Laura Lifshitz, Professional Divorcee, selling divorce, Ugly Feminists | 530 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

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The benefits of a trip or two through the meat grinder.

From Yahoo Australia:  Kate Winslet: ‘Divorce has been good for my kids’ The 39-year-old Oscar-winning actress says her two divorces have helped teach her children how to “struggle”. “I think it’s very important to teach your children to struggle on … Continue reading

Posted in Motherhood, Rationalization Hamster, selling divorce, Stantons Heroes, Ugly Feminists | 69 Comments

The backup plan.

The Mirror has an article up titled Nearly half of women in relationships have ‘Plan B’ man they can run away with (H/T Earl).  There isn’t much actual data presented, but the enthusiasm for women’s infidelity is standard fare.  They quote … Continue reading

Posted in Hold my beer and watch this, selling divorce, Threatpoint, Wake-up call, Whispers | 229 Comments