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Katherine McKee

Katherine McKee is a New York City-based journalist who writes about culture trends and media. She enjoys unearthing and examining the little nuggets of pop culture that we stumble upon everyday and finds meaning in the daily, mundane occurrences of life.

Katherine McKee

Most Recent Articles

Show Him the Manimony

Wednesday, 09 March 2011 13:54
Men receiving alimony want a little respect, says a recently article I read the other day. Its been well over 30 years since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against gender discrimination with regard to alimony, and divorce experts say that fewer and …

Affairs: Most Common Reason For Divorce

Friday, 11 March 2011 06:58
In case you had any doubt about it, extramarital sex and infidelity are the most cited reasons for divorce in more than 150 cultures, according to research from The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction at Indiana…
For some of us, we've finalized our divorce and we're now settling into our new life as a single divorced woman or mother. Some of us have sworn off men and are embracing our single status with open arms and a new-found sense of freedom, peace and…

Holding Your Anger Can Make You Sick

Thursday, 28 October 2010 06:32
The findings of a 10-year study reveal that women who force themselves to remain calm during fights with their spouses are at a higher risk of death and have a higher incidence of stress-related diseases like depression and irritable bowel syndrome. …

Protect Your Credit Now

Friday, 24 August 2007 17:57
Great piece by Kimberly Palmer in the "Alpha Consumer" column in U.S. News and World Report about how exes can clear up their credit if their partner stole their identity or otherwise ruined their credit. Too many women are in this ...
Women's chances of getting remarried diminish after separation and divorce, according to the findings of a new study.Their chances of moving on and finding a successful relationship can be particularly hampered when there are children from a…

?Subway Guy?s? Ex Gets Fat Settlement

Monday, 04 February 2008 13:00
She stuck with him through thick and thin and now Elizabeth Fogle, who was married to Jared "The Subway Guy" Fogle, is getting a fat divorce settlement from the Subway pitchman.Elizabeth Fogle was married to Jared for six years. Jared lost 245…

In A Divorce, Who Gets The Pooch?

Thursday, 21 February 2008 16:27
It might be one of the stickiest situations in a divorce. It doesn't concern the kids, the house or the china: It's the question of who gets the family pet and it can be as complicated as any child custody case. Really.Take the case of million Marsh …

Overweight, Flaccid Married Man On The Prowl

Friday, 22 February 2008 16:41
That's the headline of a post that appeared on Craigslist...and it sounds soooooo appealing.Does it sound like your ex? Or anyone you know? Maybe you've enountered this person out there on the Internets? God help you if you have.The man described in …

Britney Gets Visitation

Saturday, 23 February 2008 17:29
Britney Spears' visitation rights were reinstated on Friday after her ex-husband Kevin Federline agreed to a modification in a court order. The troubled pop star will get to see her kids Sean Preston and Jayden James (we don't know when) after two…

Stars Align for "Hot Flashes"

Thursday, 28 February 2008 11:21
Forget about those Santa Ana winds. Oscar's embers blew directly into Ann Blanchard's house Tuesday night as Hollywood honchos, TV execs, first and second wives, along with various and sundry well-wishers gathered for a reading of Mimi Schmir's…

Ex-Beatle Ponies Up To Finance Divorce

Saturday, 08 March 2008 11:02
In order to finance his divorce settlement, Sir Paul McCartney plans to release tunes from the Beatles' catalogue on iTunes. Published reports say the former Beatle may have to pony up $40 to $60 million for a cash settlement to his ex-wife Heather…

Star Jones Reynolds Headed For Divorce

Monday, 10 March 2008 17:53
So, it looks like Star Jones Reynolds and hubby Al are calling it quits after just three years.As you might recall, the former host of "The View" who most recently had a legal show on CourtTV (it bombed), went to great lengths hyping her wedding to…

Hot Flashes Goes To Hollywood

Monday, 25 February 2008 17:13
Oscar's afterglow may be fading but man-oh-man is it gettin' hot in here or what? Nah... it's just those damn "Hot Flashes"! Yeah, baby...What, you say, am I talking about? Well, it's a reading of Mimi Schmir's fictional blog "Hot Flashes"…

K-Fed and Britney's Legal Bills Mount

Tuesday, 11 March 2008 11:30
Apparently, K-Fed, Britney Spears' ex, is a generous tipper.According to attorneys for Spears, if Kevin Federline can tip a waitress $2,000, he can afford to pay his own legal bills. And boy are those bills mounting: K-Fed is looking at a $405,000…

How To Tell If You're Headed For A Divorce

Friday, 11 February 2011 07:44
Did you know that couples typically wait six years too long to start marriage counseling? Often, by then, too much resentment has built up and it can be too late to repair the relationship.I read an interesting piece by relationship expert, Dr.…
While divorce may end one relationship, the one you have with your creditors goes on. So when your marriage is falling apart, it's urgent that you to take the neccessary steps to protect your credit.To avoid a drastic hit on your credit score, you…

How Do Women Survive Infidelity?

Friday, 14 March 2008 15:35
Just how do women get through infidelity in marriage? Does infidelity always lead to divorce? These are questions the media and armchair pundits are pondering in the aftermath of the Spitzer sex scandal. Psychologists and ...

Divorce And The State Of Our Unions

Thursday, 11 November 2010 15:19
Referencing the old proverbial phrase, it used to be that certain marriages started to get stale after the seven-year itch. Now, according to statistics, the bloom is disappearing off the rose within&
Kids are often traumatized when their parents go through divorce — the divorce, after all, isn’t just happening to the adults, it’s happening to the entire family. Kids deserve hearing the truth from their parents about …
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