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Brangelina split breaks the internet: "What's in the box?!? Divorce papers"

Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt; and any other celeb could do anything right now and not be noticed


Scott Eric Kaufman
September 20, 2016 8:12PM (UTC)

The apparent impending divorce of "Brangelina" is a veritable perfect storm of internet criticism likely to dominate the entertainment gossip sphere for the foreseeable future.

In certain corners of the web, the former couple isn't likely to unseat Donald Trump. But among those who care more about celebrity gossip than presidential prattle, this news rocks the world:

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Or they're extravagantly not so upset and demand everyone know about their apathy:

The memes have already started, and most of them assume that Pitt's at fault because this is what he did to Jennifer Anniston to end up with Angelina Jolie in the first place.


Scott Eric Kaufman

Scott Eric Kaufman is an assistant editor at Salon. He taught at a university, but then thought better of it. Follow him at @scottekaufman or email him at skaufman@salon.com.

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