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jgraz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-02-09 02:05 PM
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57. Damn, that's sad.
I usually don't care about the private lives of celebrities, but she really deserved better.
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  -E. Edwards is divorcing her husband of 32 years WillieW  Oct-02-09 01:07 PM   #0 
  - heh  AngryAmish   Oct-02-09 01:08 PM   #1 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-02-09 01:09 PM   #2 
  - Hold on a moment. Look carefully at the language.  no_hypocrisy   Oct-02-09 01:09 PM   #3 
  - Exactly...  redqueen   Oct-02-09 01:11 PM   #11 
     - HuffPo is the latest tabloid...  JuniperLea   Oct-02-09 02:28 PM   #77 
        - They still have some good stuff...  redqueen   Oct-02-09 02:34 PM   #80 
        - I lost all respect for them when they went to the barricades for Polanski.  proteus_lives   Oct-02-09 02:55 PM   #91 
           - Yeah, I have a long list...  JuniperLea   Oct-02-09 03:25 PM   #98 
              - Here's another list to keep in mind  tammywammy   Oct-02-09 04:21 PM   #103 
                 - Excellent!  JuniperLea   Oct-02-09 04:31 PM   #104 
                    - Here's Chris Rock from last night  tammywammy   Oct-02-09 04:33 PM   #105 
                       - He's spot freaking on!  JuniperLea   Oct-02-09 04:44 PM   #108 
                          - I didn't have an opinion on Whoppi before  tammywammy   Oct-02-09 04:50 PM   #110 
  - Good for her. She deserves better.  Barack_America   Oct-02-09 01:09 PM   #4 
  - This is still the NATIONAL ENQUIRER we're dealing with here  derby378   Oct-02-09 01:09 PM   #5 
  - I guess we just have to watch Larry King.  WillieW   Oct-02-09 01:11 PM   #10 
  - (wipes coffee off of computer monitor)  wolfgangmo   Oct-02-09 01:15 PM   #18 
     - Methinks the poster was being sarcastic, intending  liberalhistorian   Oct-02-09 01:16 PM   #21 
  - Give credit where credit is due -- the NE worked to get those (admittedly salacious)  gateley   Oct-02-09 01:20 PM   #26 
  - National Enquirer isn't much worse than CNN these days  liberal N proud   Oct-02-09 01:29 PM   #31 
  - damn right - the media and the tabloid media have merged - it's all Jerry Springer  Triana   Oct-02-09 01:39 PM   #39 
  - I 've seen the Enquirer do some great scoops but I'll wait  goclark   Oct-02-09 01:44 PM   #44 
  - I'd take National Enquirer over most news outlets anyday.  liberalmuse   Oct-02-09 02:23 PM   #72 
  - Not too surprising. Edwards is done, done, and done.  MineralMan   Oct-02-09 01:09 PM   #6 
  - actually, this report is just a rehashing of the NE story that was posted here  cali   Oct-02-09 01:10 PM   #7 
  - That piece in HuffPo reads like some rank crap from the Midnight Star.  Buzz Clik   Oct-02-09 01:10 PM   #8 
  - Huffington Post is reporting what the National Enquirer is saying?  City Lights   Oct-02-09 01:10 PM   #9 
  - The National Enquirer has been the one to initially break the story of the affair,  gateley   Oct-02-09 01:17 PM   #22 
  - Can't blame her  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-02-09 01:13 PM   #12 
  - Thank God.  Kalyke   Oct-02-09 01:13 PM   #13 
  - I wish her well  Botany   Oct-02-09 01:13 PM   #14 
  - Will he take-up with Ms Hunter to raise their child?  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-02-09 01:14 PM   #15 
  - Who says he loved Hunter and wasn't merely doing her?  WorseBeforeBetter   Oct-02-09 01:29 PM   #30 
  - Can I quote you??  lapislzi   Oct-02-09 01:32 PM   #34 
  - I must apologize but...  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-02-09 03:07 PM   #94 
     - Oh, I truly meant it.  lapislzi   Oct-03-09 10:25 AM   #117 
  - He has an obligation to the baby.  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-02-09 01:32 PM   #35 
  - Two of his children with Elizabeth are 9 and 11, or close to it.  WorseBeforeBetter   Oct-02-09 01:37 PM   #38 
     - Good point. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-02-09 01:53 PM   #51 
     - Absolutely true  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-02-09 02:51 PM   #88 
  - Somebody call Dave Matthews!  geek tragedy   Oct-02-09 02:47 PM   #86 
  - Hey... it worked for Giuliani! nt  ecstatic   Oct-02-09 04:14 PM   #101 
  - If true, (shrug).  BlooInBloo   Oct-02-09 01:14 PM   #16 
  - It just says she's "threatened" to divorce him -- the headline makes it sound like  gateley   Oct-02-09 01:14 PM   #17 
  - Sounds like she is serious here. I would expect her to have a whole lot of his estate tied up  CTyankee   Oct-02-09 01:50 PM   #49 
     - I wonder when his fortunes deflate and he's pretty much persona non grata everywhere,  gateley   Oct-02-09 02:02 PM   #54 
  - Good! It's about time she kicked his worthless, lying,  liberalhistorian   Oct-02-09 01:15 PM   #19 
  - Completely and totally agree with you! nt  Raine   Oct-03-09 02:51 AM   #115 
  - She hung in there longer than I would have under the circumstances  bridgit   Oct-02-09 01:16 PM   #20 
  - My condolences to Ms. Edwards but also BRAVO MADAME! for kicking his SORRY ASS to the curb.  Maru Kitteh   Oct-02-09 01:18 PM   #23 
  - Not to get European on your asses...  wolfgangmo   Oct-02-09 01:18 PM   #24 
  - he used his "perfect" marriage politically  cali   Oct-02-09 01:41 PM   #41 
  - Great points.  Kalyke   Oct-02-09 02:08 PM   #62 
  - It screams volumes about his political skills  Throd   Oct-02-09 01:45 PM   #47 
  - Considering the fact that such news, had it gotten out, would have likely cost him the election?  SidneyCarton   Oct-02-09 01:48 PM   #48 
  - My personal opinion is that he got out quickly because he knew the story was coming out  LisaM   Oct-02-09 01:57 PM   #52 
     - It is a good story, because it is effectively true.  SidneyCarton   Oct-02-09 02:05 PM   #58 
     - I personally think he would have stayed in had his numbers warranted it, and  gateley   Oct-02-09 02:07 PM   #60 
  - European politicians don't make a habit of telling their gay citizens  dsc   Oct-02-09 02:07 PM   #61 
  - Not to mention the citizens of several of those Euro nations actually have the RIGHT  bullwinkle428   Oct-02-09 02:51 PM   # 
  - its not puritanism. he broke people's dreams. I couldn't sleep for  roguevalley   Oct-02-09 02:43 PM   #84 
  - Good for Elizabeth. I don't blame her. Enough is Enough.  earth mom   Oct-02-09 01:19 PM   #25 
  - Whether true or not, I wish her peace and happiness.  Kadie   Oct-02-09 01:21 PM   #27 
  - Why?  Forkboy   Oct-02-09 01:23 PM   #28 
  - Oh Please. What is wrong with Ariana?There hasn't been any announcement  saracat   Oct-02-09 01:24 PM   #29 
  - What you're looking at is a determined effort to  cornermouse   Oct-02-09 02:13 PM   #69 
     - This should be an Op. But unfortunately most haven't got the ability to discern the problem  saracat   Oct-02-09 04:49 PM   #109 
  - Oh, just what Elizabeth needs. More rumor mongering regarding her personal life.  Lone_Star_Dem   Oct-02-09 01:30 PM   #32 
  - I don't blame her.  AndyA   Oct-02-09 01:31 PM   #33 
  - The wedding plans, Dave Mathews band, etc.  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Oct-02-09 01:34 PM   #36 
  - It sounds like cheesy pillow-talk after one of their romps. (n/t)  WorseBeforeBetter   Oct-02-09 01:40 PM   #40 
  - He destroyed himself  varelse   Oct-02-09 01:37 PM   #37 
  - Man I feel for her  Taverner   Oct-02-09 01:42 PM   #42 
  - She probably found out about the sex tape. n/t  spiritual_gunfighter   Oct-02-09 01:43 PM   #43 
  - This is a tragedy.  SidneyCarton   Oct-02-09 01:44 PM   #45 
  - Any source other than the National Enquirer reporting this?  RidinMyDonkey   Oct-02-09 01:45 PM   #46 
  - OUTRAGE! OUTRAGE! OUTRAGE!  RetroLounge   Oct-02-09 01:53 PM   #50 
  - Damn, that's sad.  jgraz   Oct-02-09 02:05 PM   #57 
  - Until a more reputable outlet reports this  liskddksil   Oct-02-09 02:00 PM   #53 
  - The "more reputable outlets" never reported this story, and mocked the  gateley   Oct-02-09 02:11 PM   #67 
     - At one point this summer they said that Elizabeth had moved out  liskddksil   Oct-02-09 04:42 PM   #106 
        - You may be right. But the Enquirer didn't say it was a done deal -- that was  gateley   Oct-02-09 07:30 PM   #111 
  - How could anyone defend John Edwards at this point?  Arkana   Oct-02-09 02:03 PM   #55 
  - Who gives a shit? Americans' fascination with the sex lives of public figures...  Flaneur   Oct-02-09 02:04 PM   #56 
  - oh, this story isn't about sex so much as  cali   Oct-02-09 02:09 PM   #64 
  - Brought down by having sex.  Flaneur   Oct-02-09 02:11 PM   #66 
     - brought down by hypocrisy and lying, dear. And look, Clinton fucked  cali   Oct-02-09 02:27 PM   #76 
     - Clinton tried to lie... but when he knew he was busted, he stopped digging.  redqueen   Oct-02-09 02:36 PM   #81 
     - Is that the standard by which all things should be judged?  Throd   Oct-02-09 02:34 PM   #79 
  - I am REALLY fucking tired of holding Europe up as a paragon of sexual mores  WildEyedLiberal   Oct-02-09 03:11 PM   #97 
     - Ex-fuckin-actly....  Cid_B   Oct-03-09 03:29 AM   #116 
  - "...has vowed to destroy her husband of 32 years by disclosing everything she knows...." holy moly  aikoaiko   Oct-02-09 02:06 PM   #59 
  - Calling Mrs. Vitter  get the red out   Oct-02-09 02:08 PM   #63 
  - I hope she takes him to cleaners, maybe John will really get to learn about poverty.  tritsofme   Oct-02-09 02:11 PM   #65 
  - Wow.  Arugula Latte   Oct-02-09 02:12 PM   #68 
  - I'm guessing it'll all come out for the kids to see/hear/learn anyway. I think that  gateley   Oct-02-09 02:14 PM   #70 
  - I've never hidden the reason I divorced my son's father from my son.  Kalyke   Oct-02-09 02:45 PM   #85 
  - If the Huffington Post wants to cite the National Enquirer, I suppose that is their  beyurslf   Oct-02-09 02:19 PM   #71 
  - Can't both of these people just go away?  asdjrocky   Oct-02-09 02:24 PM   #73 
  - Elizabeth can stay if she really does divorce him.  Kalyke   Oct-02-09 02:48 PM   #87 
  - HuffPo is so stinking tabloidy these days...  JuniperLea   Oct-02-09 02:26 PM   #74 
  - WOW! I didn't see this happening.  WI_DEM   Oct-02-09 02:27 PM   #75 
  - Good for her... John Edwards is a piece of shit.  budkin   Oct-02-09 02:28 PM   #78 
  - Lotta weird replies in this thread. Elizabeth must do as she sees fit on behalf of her small kids...  Hekate   Oct-02-09 02:37 PM   #82 
  - I think many womens' instinct would be for cutting out her share of the wealth  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Oct-02-09 02:51 PM   #89 
  - Thank You.  jus_the_facts   Oct-02-09 03:02 PM   #92 
  - I remember her saying during the Oprah interview  EmeraldCityGrl   Oct-02-09 03:09 PM   #96 
  - I want to be the first to blame the gays.  flvegan   Oct-02-09 02:37 PM   #83 
  - Good for her!  proteus_lives   Oct-02-09 02:54 PM   #90 
  - Could we please look at the source  polmaven   Oct-02-09 03:05 PM   #93 
  - On this they get credit b/s they broke the story  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-02-09 03:08 PM   #95 
  - you might want to re-think that...they've gotten a lot of stuff right.  dysfunctional press   Oct-02-09 04:01 PM   #100 
  - She'll get everything the law can give her.  TexasObserver   Oct-02-09 03:44 PM   #99 
  - My sympathies to Elizabeth. She deserved better.  Vidar   Oct-02-09 04:20 PM   #102 
  - What I don't understand.......  frebrd   Oct-02-09 04:42 PM   #107 
  - I doubt she'd "vow to destroy" him, regardless.  mzmolly   Oct-03-09 12:18 AM   #112 
  - She needs to kick his ass to the curb!  BluDemocratGirl   Oct-03-09 02:40 AM   #113 
  - Good, I hope she does  Raine   Oct-03-09 02:48 AM   #114 

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