Did you hear that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie divorced? The « power couple » Hollywood is no more. The site TMZ revealed official documents on 20 September, the Internet has jerked and more or less rational reactions followed: speculation about the reasons for the divorce or speculate on the reaction of the ex ago twelve, Jennifer Aniston . CNN has even found a way to interview George Clooney on the subject, just minutes from the last speech of Barack Obama to the General Assembly of the UN. Mourning « Brangelina » intrudes everywhere.
Media coverage and hysteria that followed the announcement shows that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie had struck a chord. Not only through their respective careers of actors, producers and directors, but also by identifying, in their « real life », an impression of generosity (as invested in many humanitarian projects), courage (Angelina Jolie who shared his problems health), progressivism (one of their daughters prefer to be a boy, a choice they have publicly embraced).
Why this news does such an effect? (And you may say that everyone who cares, someone you have spoken necessarily). Because in strength to feel to rub shoulders for a decade, was a little personally felt their break. Although this does not concern us, we try to understand why, even in project failure. Titiou Lecoq, in Libération, speaks of « normality » endearing staged by the couple. Much that she also could « end up dumped Brad Pitt. »