It looks like Angelina Jolie may be having a case of the exes. Jolie’s 10-year-old son, Maddox, has reportedly developed a crush on Brad Pitt’s ex wife, Jennifer Anniston, the Enquirer reported. Sources say that Maddox’s fascination began after he and his nanny watched Marley & Me and has since caused the youngster to plot posters of Aniston on his bedroom walls. “Maddox is infatuated with Jennifer, and Angelina is fuming,” a close source told the tabloid. “Maddox simply likes Jen’s sweet face and look.”
What do you do if you can’t avoid hearing about your partner’s exes?
As if working at the same job within the same industry as your partner’s former flame isn’t awkward enough, having to constantly hear about them can make for an uncomfortable situation as well. Here are a few ways to tackle those situations:
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1. Don’t let them see you sweat: It’s no secret that hearing others say that your love and their ex was the picture perfect couple is uncomfortable; and as annoying as that may be, you can’t let it get to you. Don’t let it break you.
2. Maintain confidence: While people may constantly compare you to your arch nemesis, remember who you are. Hold your head high, put on two coats of mascara and keep smiling.
3. Ignore it: People will always have something to say and unfortunately, it’s inevitable. But at the end of the day, all that really matters is how you and your love feel about each other.
How did you combat hearing about your partner’s ex all the time? Share your experiences below.