Morning News Feed: Wedneday, Nov. 19

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Morning News Feed: Wedneday, Nov. 19
iPhone excuses, fewer affairs, lost love letters found and homosexual high school.

Tough times calls for tough cut backs. According to The Wealth Report, a new survey shows that more than 80% of multimillionaires who had extramarital affairs plan to cut back on gifts and allowances for their lovers. 12% of the cheating multimillionaires polled said they plan to give up on their lovers altogether for financial reasons. Sounds like good news for wives of multimillionaires!

Yesterday, Match.com reported that its members have officially exchanged over one billion winks, according the WSJ’s Market Watch. (Winks are used to flirt virtually without resorting to formal e-mail introduction. Read more about Match.com here.)

 

The Detroit News reports that a love triangle may be responsible for a fatal fire. The 71-year-old whose home was destroyed by the flames suggested to police that an ex-girlfriend and neighbor–now in custody–may have caused the fire. Sadly, the fire took the life of the homeowner’s new girlfriend.

The elderly son of a Gloucestershire couple will receive the love letters exchanged by his parents during World War I, according to BBC News. The letters were discovered in a junk shop and by its owner. The content of the letters have yet to be revealed, but we're crossing our fingers that this old guy isn't scarred for life.

A US woman who discovered that her husband had been using his iPhone to send raunchy pictures of his genitals to a lover and excused his behavior with an Apple bug sought technical support from Apple yesterday, according to The Sydney Morning Herald. Apple has no knowledge of this convenient, marriage-saving bug.

Research after September 11 showed that US couples used sex as a stress-buster. However, it’s been found in India that sex lives suffer during economic lows. The World Association of Sexologists has been commissioned to study the impact of the financial crisis in bedrooms across India, the US and Europe, according to The Economic Times of India.

It's likely that at least one UK couple is currently hurting, after a marriage advice vicar in Essex, England kissing one of his marriage counseling clients. He's been banned from the church, according to BBC.