A ‘New York Times’ article predicts mathematically which Hollywood marriages will last — and which ones are doomed! See how YOUR favorite pairs will fare!
Celebrity marriages are often tumultuous, and The New York Times recently published a mathematical prediction of which celebrity marriages will last — and which are doomed for failure. From high-profile unions such as Prince William and Kate Middleton to more sudden marriages such as Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom, you’ll be surprised with the conclusions they came up with. Check out some of their biggest predictions and tell us, HollywoodLifers — do you agree with the picks?
Reese Witherspoon & Jim Toth — Though this couple will last for the immediate future, her high-profile social life will be their undoing! (FameFlynet)
Mark Wahlberg & Rhea Durham — Their four children together will keep their love alive! (FameFlynet)
Jessica Simpson & Eric Johnson — Because of their heavy tabloid exposure, this pair has less than a 50% chance of being together for more than 5 years! (FameFlynet)
LeAnn Rimes & Eddie Cibrian — Given their tumultuous romance that was spurred by infidelity, the couple only has an 8% chance of making it to old age! (FameFlynet)
Harrison Ford & Calista Flockhart — This low-key pair will likely stay together forever, if statistics can be trusted! (FameFlynet)
Jay-Z & Beyonce Knowles — Because of their six year courtship, this couple is predicted to last for the long haul! (FameFlynet)
Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom — This couple only has a 1% chance of being married for 15 more years! (FameFlynet)
Nick Cannon & Mariah Carey — These lovebirds only have a 5% chance of lasting for 15 years — so sad! (FameFlynet)
Prince William & Kate Middleton — Because they were together for ten years before marrying, the royal couple has a strong foundation together! (FameFlynet)
Chelsea Clinton & Marc Mezvinsky — Keeping their personal lives out of the media will keep this couple together forever! (Getty Images)