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More Ridiculous Divorce Stories: What Divorce Taught Me About Life, and Marriage

Diana Mercer | Posted 03.25.2014 | Divorce
Diana Mercer

Hey, 9 Divorce Stories too Ridiculous to Make Up! I'll see your stories and raise you 6 more! And calling all divorce lawyers out there -- I know tha...

Woman Who Donated Kidney To Husband Now Wants It Back

Posted 01.29.2014 | Divorce

Boy meets girl. Boy marries girl. Girl gives boy a kidney. Boy leaves girl and -- surprise, surprise -- girl wants kidney back. That's the story ...

We've Finally Found The Stupidest Grounds For Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

One woman is blaming her divorce on a plate of peas. Al Arabiya News reported earlier this week that a newlywed Kuwaiti woman has filed for divorc...

This Judge's Ruling Is Every Divorced Couple's Nightmare

Posted 09.17.2013 | Divorce

Can't stand your ex? Here's a story that will send a chill up your spine: According to the New York Times, one judge in Seville, Spain has ordered a d...

WATCH: How A Church Caused This Man's Divorce

Posted 09.06.2013 | Divorce

We've heard some strange divorce reasons before, but this one is ringing a few alarm bells. One Rhode Island man is suing a local Catholic church, ...

Man Blames Ex-Wife In Bunny Burglary

Posted 08.28.2013 | Divorce

A man in Prescott, Ariz. called the police on his ex-wife last week after he realized his prized possession was missing: his rabbit. According to t...

Woman Divorces Husband Over Incessant Snoring

Posted 08.15.2013 | Divorce

Weird divorce stories are nothing new, but this may be one of the strangest we've ever heard. According to China.org, one man's snoring was so disr...

It's Just a Song...

Joe Peacock | Posted 09.21.2013 | Divorce
Joe Peacock

The song stops playing. The person you're arguing with walks away. The movie ends. The smell of her perfume fades. The sound of a laugh sounding just like his from a stranger is drowned out by the crowd. Y

For One Woman, Size Mattered... A Lot

Posted 03.18.2013 | Divorce

For some women, size really does matter. According to Apple Daily (via The Daily Chilli), a 52-year-old Taiwanese woman was recently granted a div...

IT'S OVER! Same-Name Couple Splits Up

Posted 01.14.2013 | Divorce

Here's one couple who doesn't have to worry about changing their last names after divorce. After three years of marriage, famed same-name couple K...

The Grossest Story You'll Read All Day

Posted 12.07.2012 | Divorce

We all know divorce can be dirty -- in some cases, literally. Gerald Desiderio, a 51-year-old bartender from Long Island, N.Y., was arrested Thurs...

The Strangest Grounds For Divorce Yet?

Posted 09.21.2012 | Divorce

In a marriage, sometimes it's better to keep your mouth shut. Unfortunately, one Nigerian husband didn't heed this advice. His wife, 38-year-old M...

This Woman Launched Her Wedding Ring Into Space

Posted 09.19.2012 | Divorce

Not sure what to do with your wedding ring after divorce? One New Zealand woman found a way to send hers far, far away. Last week, Rebecca Gibbs of...

Woman Wins $3K To Divorce Her Husband

Posted 09.19.2012 | Divorce

This week, UK resident Hayley Wakenshaw won £1,800 (roughly US$2,950) toward legal fees in her divorce in a "Win A Divorce" competition that had almo...

The Crazy Way One Scorned Ex Is Getting Even

Posted 07.16.2012 | Divorce

A newly single mother of two has put a unique spin on selling the suburban Oregon home she once shared with her ex-husband. "Husband left us for a...

Man Divorces Wife After She Brings Home 550 Cats

Posted 05.25.2012 | Divorce

Talk about one crazy cat lady. A man from southern Israel is divorcing his wife because she adopted 550 pet cats, the Times of Israel reported Wedn...

The Strange Facebook Fail That Caused A Split

Posted 05.18.2012 | Divorce

An Indian woman is divorcing her husband because he neglected to change his relationship status to married on Facebook, the Deccan Chronicle reported ...

VOTE: Which Grounds For Divorce Are The Strangest?

Posted 04.19.2012 | Divorce

Reasons for divorce run the gamut -- infidelity, incompatibility, communication issues, abuse, or simply growing apart -- just to name a few. But, ...

Top 10 WEIRDEST Divorce Headlines

Posted 11.19.2011 | Divorce

Think your split was strange? We've probably heard worse. In an unusual divorce ruling earlier this month, a French judge awarded a woman $14,000 i...