According to rumors, French president Nicolas Sarkozy is set to marry ex-model girlfriend Carla Bruni. This comes only 2 and a half months after the official dissolution of his last marriage. This guy moves fast, he is not going to repeat the mistakes of his predecessor and face the harsh Russian winter.
The good news is that divorce among military officers appears to be returning to normal. The bad news is that divorce among the enlisted ranks is still up. And the really bad news is that divorce among women in the military is rapidly increasing.
According to a study by researchers from Duke and the University of Albany (Catherine Mosher and Sharon Danoff-Burg, respectively) male undergraduates are now more likely to sacrifice career prospects for romance than females. In a survey of 237 undergrads (a small number if you ask us), 51% of the women said they would choose love over work. And 61% of the men said they would do likewise.
It looks like New Year's Eve still has a little magic left. According to gossip, Leonardo DiCaprio rang in the new year with on-off girlfriend Bar Rafaeli at a new nightclub in the Bellagio.
According to a study being conducted at the University of Manitoba, Canadian women are both excited and turned off by online dating. It turns out that a lot of the bad parts of regular dating are unavoidable.
It is not a good time to be Britney Spears. After a bit of tension over child custody, the pop star was hospitalized late on January 3rd. This adds to a growing list of problems for Britney and the Spears family. Someone really needs to give her a hug, not you Sam Lufti.
What do Jay Z & Beyonce, Ashlee Simpson & Pete Wentz, and Kim Kardashian & Reggie Bush have in common? They swear up and down that they're not engaged. Which made us realize that celebrities are liars.
A poll recently completed by Zogby and AOL shows that greater that 44% of people don't think that marriage is necessary for love. They made a few other interesting observations in this story too.
In Egypt, a woman's husband declared her divorced three times via text message. And now they're going to family court to see if this holds up. Traditionally, a man could divorce his wife by declaring her divorced three times. We'll see what the court does.
She's been an TV show host, an infomercial pitch-gal, a Playmate, and an internet icon. But now Cindy Margolis wants to be known as a spokeswoman for infertility. She has written a new book with the focus on her problems conceiving and how these pitfalls can be avoided.