How about something a little lighter? This week, Alicia has the story of one of her favorite people, Olivia Newton-John, who experienced a seriously trashy breakup when a longtime boyfriend disappeared without a trace. Then, Stacie jumps back to the early 2000s to explore the youthful marriage and divorce of musicians and reality TV stars Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey.
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Don’t Stop Believin’, by Olivia Newton-John (Amazon link)
Dame Olivia Newton-John (onjcancercentre.org)
Sunday Morning: Olivia Newton-John (YouTube link)
Open Book, by Jessica Simpson (Amazon link)
TBT: Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey’s Relationship (instyle.com)
Jessica Simpson Reveals the Real Reason She Divorced Nick Lachey (cheatsheet.com)
Reliving Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey’s Young Love (eonline.com)
Jessica Simpson On When “Newlyweds” With Nick Lachey Became Phony (buzzfeednews.com)
Nick Lachey, Jessica Simpson Split | PEOPLE.com (people.com)
Jessica’s 2017 appearance on Ellen (Twitter link)
Jessica Simpson’s “Open Book” memoir spares no one (latimes.com)
You Remember Jessica Simpson, Right? Wrong (nytimes.com)