Would Anne Boleyn have lost her head had she preemptively let loose a cyber guillotine to untag photos of Henry VIII? Would Cher have had an easier time believing in life after love had she deleted her duets with Sonny from her iPod?
Could YOU avoid disaster by breaking up with your ex?
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