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Chris Rock Divorce: Compared marriage to shooting himself in the head

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Chris Rock Divorce: Compared marriage to shooting himself in the head

by Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses
Chris Rock and his wife Malaak Compton-Rock are calling it quits after nearly two decades of marriage.


Chris Rock has been in the media a lot lately and has garnered a lot of praise because he has had the courage to tackle some very difficult conversations, especially now that there is a lot of tension with regards to the murders of young Black men and police brutality.
It is however his wife, philanthropist and founder of the nonprofit StyleWorks, Malaak, who has released a statement about their decision to go their separate ways. Her statement read, in part:
“After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways. Being fortunate enough to lead a life of service by working with those most vulnerable makes...

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