Armie Hammer and Elizabeth Chambers Hammer Announce Their Breakup on Instagram

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Armie Hammer and Elizabeth Chambers Hammer are getting divorced!

The TV host and the Call Me by Your Name star—who is the great-grandson of 20th century oil tycoon Armand Hammer and NOT the heir to the Arm & Hammer fortune as I always want to think, truly one of the more confusing cases of intergenerational wealth in American history if I do say so myself—have been married since 2010. They have two kids together: a 5-year-old daughter and a 3-year-old son.

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The Hammers announced their breakup with identical Instagram posts published on their respective accounts, per People. They coupled the announcement with a throwback pic that I would assume was taken between 2007 and 2009, given those deeply late-aughts sideburns peeking out from under Hammer’s equally late-aughts floppy, post-scene shag.

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“Thirteen years as best friends, soulmates, partners and then parents,” reads the caption on the pic. “It has been an incredible journey, but together, we’ve decided to turn the page and move on from our marriage.”

“As we enter into this next chapter, our children and relationship as co-parents and dear friends will remain our priority,” the caption continues. “We understand this news lends itself to public dialogue, but in the interest of our children and our family, we’re asking for privacy, compassion, and love during this time.”

Wish them the best!


Or do I????

With them both the best I mean. After reading this blind item from screenwriter Charles Ray Hamilton about two white celebrity couples divorcing this year because they disagreed about Black Lives Matter, I’m not so sure……

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“Unfortunately, they did not locate Naya Rivera. They are still searching,” Capt. Eric Buschow said in a press conference held later that day, per Us Weekly. “We don’t know if she’s going to be found five minutes from now or five days from now.”

Rivera’s 4-year-old son, who was also on the rent boat where his mother went missing on Wednesday, is reportedly “in good health.”

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mydogisagenius
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“Experts” said we’d see a lot of quarantine breakups. I mean if the Hammers couldn’t make it while being holed up in the Caymans, how are us normals in our cramped apartments supposed to? Or maybe she just realized he’s a rich privileged jerk. He’s pretty to look at but I’ve always gotten the impression that playing the Winkelvoss twins was not a stretch for him. I’m sure she’ll get a lovely parting gift.