Breakups are tough. And some are much harder to get over than others.
Never is this more true than when you're famous.
You see, for every "conscious uncoupling" that plays out on a world stage, there's a celeb breakup so brutal, people will be talking about it for years to come.
From marriages ended over text to separations announced on talks shows... brace yourselves, here are seven of the most brutal celeb breakups of all time.
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Taylor Swift and Joe Jonas
Taylor Swift dated Joe Jonas from July to October 2008 before the teenage romance came to an abrupt end.