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Here Are 12 Reasons Why TV Couples Broke Up — Whose Side Are You Taking?

Choose wisely!

The objective here is pretty simple. You'll be presented with several TV couples that have broken up before (yes, even ones that ended up together) and all you have to do is decide whose side would you be on during the breakup. Don't think too hard and have fun!

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  1. 1. In Season 3 of Friends, Ross and Rachel take a break because Rachel is busy with work. The same night they take their break, Ross sleeps with someone and when Rachel finds out, she breaks up with him. Whose side are you on?

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1. In Season 3 of Friends, Ross and Rachel take a break because Rachel is busy with work. The same night they take their break, Ross sleeps with someone and when Rachel finds out, she breaks up with him. Whose side are you on?
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    Ross. They were officially on their break after that conversation so Ross did nothing wrong.
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    Rachel. They were on a break but a break doesn't equal a breakup.
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    Neither. Ross shouldn't have slept with anyone and Rachel should've specified the rules of the break.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 2. In Season 4 of The Vampire Diaries, Stefan breaks up with Elena because he realizes that Elena has feelings for Damon. Whose side are you on?

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2. In Season 4 of The Vampire Diaries, Stefan breaks up with Elena because he realizes that Elena has feelings for Damon. Whose side are you on?
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    Stefan. Elena should've better expressed her growing feelings for Damon to him in a better way.
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    Elena. Sometimes people's feelings change, it's only human nature.
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    Neither. I didn't care for them anyway.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 3. In Season 3 of TVD, Bonnie breaks up with Jeremy (for the first time) after she finds out Jeremy kissed his ghost ex-girlfriend, Anna. Bonnie couldn't handle that and decided to break up with him. Whose side are you on?

    The CW
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3. In Season 3 of TVD, Bonnie breaks up with Jeremy (for the first time) after she finds out Jeremy kissed his ghost ex-girlfriend, Anna. Bonnie couldn't handle that and decided to break up with him. Whose side are you on?
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    Jeremy. He had a lapse of judgment, it happens all the time.
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    Bonnie. She didn't deserve to have her boyfriend cheat on her, especially with a ghost.
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    Neither. I didn't like them together anyway.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 4. In Season 5 of The Office, Ryan breaks up with Kelly again by telling her he's going away to Thailand with his friends. Before he leaves, he convinces her to have sex with him one last time and also give him travel money. Whose side are you on?

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4. In Season 5 of The Office, Ryan breaks up with Kelly again by telling her he's going away to Thailand with his friends. Before he leaves, he convinces her to have sex with him one last time and also give him travel money. Whose side are you on?
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    Ryan. He clearly wasn't that interested in Kelly and all the signs were there.
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    Kelly. He was an awful boyfriend and the constant "breaking up with her then coming back" act he did was annoying and immature.
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    Neither. Their relationship was always a mess. It's hard to know who's right and who's wrong when it comes to them.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 5. In Season 16 of Grey's Anatomy, Alex breaks up with Jo with a letter because he found out his ex, Izzie had his two children so he wanted to get back together with her to be a family. Whose side are you on?

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5. In Season 16 of Grey's Anatomy, Alex breaks up with Jo with a letter because he found out his ex, Izzie had his two children so he wanted to get back together with her to be a family. Whose side are you on?
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    Jo. She didn't deserve for her husband to leave her for another woman, especially over a letter.
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    Alex. He was just trying to do the right thing and be a good father to his kids.
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    Neither. Sometimes life just happens and things don't always work out, it's no one's fault.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 6. In Season 3 of Gilmore Girls, Dean breaks up with Rory because she didn't respond when he told her he loved her. They get back together only to break up again when Dean notices Rory is in love with Jess. Whose side are you on?

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6. In Season 3 of Gilmore Girls, Dean breaks up with Rory because she didn't respond when he told her he loved her. They get back together only to break up again when Dean notices Rory is in love with Jess. Whose side are you on?
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    Dean. Rory not saying I love you back must've hurt and for the second breakup, Rory should've been honest and upfront about her feelings for Jess.
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    Rory. Some people just aren't ready to say I love you at the same time as their partner and that's ok. For the second breakup, sometimes people's feelings change unexpectedly and that's okay.
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    Neither. They were never meant to be in the first place
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 7. In Season 4 of Glee, Santana breaks up with Brittany because long-distance relationships are always a struggle and rarely work. Whose side are you on?

    Fox
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7. In Season 4 of Glee, Santana breaks up with Brittany because long-distance relationships are always a struggle and rarely work. Whose side are you on?
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    Santana. She's doing the mature thing by ending it before anyone gets hurt.
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    Brittany. Maybe they could've made the long-distance work.
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    Neither. They got married in the end so it all worked out!
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 8. In Season 5 of Riverdale, Archie and Veronica break up because he kissed Betty and wrote a song about her. Whose side are you on?

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8. In Season 5 of Riverdale, Archie and Veronica break up because he kissed Betty and wrote a song about her. Whose side are you on?
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    Archie. He made a mistake and didn't tell her right away to avoid hurting her feelings.
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    Veronica. She didn't deserve to be cheated on after everything they've been through together.
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    Neither. Everyone knows that Betty is Archie's true love.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 9. In Season 6 of The Office, Michael breaks up with Pam's mom, Helene while at her birthday lunch after finding out she just turned 58. He is worried that she won't be able to do activities he may want to do because of her age. Whose side are you on?

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9. In Season 6 of The Office, Michael breaks up with Pam's mom, Helene while at her birthday lunch after finding out she just turned 58. He is worried that she won't be able to do activities he may want to do because of her age. Whose side are you on?
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    Michael. He didn't want to have to worry about age and physical abilities for certain activities until he got older. There's nothing wrong with that.
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    Helene. Michael should've had an idea of how old she was since her daughter is his coworker. He also shouldn't have broken up with her at her birthday lunch.
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    Neither. Their relationship was never going to work in the first place because that was Pam's mom.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 10. In Season 4 of Glee, Kurt breaks up with Blaine because while Kurt is away at college in NYC, Blaine feels insecure about the long-distance and cheats on him. Whose side are you on?

    Fox
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10. In Season 4 of Glee, Kurt breaks up with Blaine because while Kurt is away at college in NYC, Blaine feels insecure about the long-distance and cheats on him. Whose side are you on?
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    Kurt. He didn't deserve to be cheated on especially after Blaine accused him of cheating last year and got hurt by that.
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    Blaine. The least Kurt could've done was give him reassurance and find more ways to make time for him.
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    Neither. They were both wrong and honestly, breaking up worked out in their favor.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 11. In Season 3 of Pretty Little Liars, Spencer breaks up with Toby after she finds he has been working for A and lied to her. Whose side are you on?

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11. In Season 3 of Pretty Little Liars, Spencer breaks up with Toby after she finds he has been working for A and lied to her. Whose side are you on?
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    Spencer. Toby knew how much A has messed with her and her friends and threatened their lives several times. He could've told Spencer about his plan.
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    Toby. It's later revealed that Toby worked with A to help protect Spencer. She should've known that he would never really hurt her or her friends.
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    Neither. They were my least favorite ship on the show anyway and Toby working for A was a good plotline.
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    I never watched this show.
  1. 12. Finally, in Season 1 of How I Met Your Mother, Victoria was accepted to a fellowship in Germany. Ted and her even tried long-distance. They soon break up after Ted lied about breaking up with her to sleep with Robin. Whose side are you on?

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12. Finally, in Season 1 of How I Met Your Mother, Victoria was accepted to a fellowship in Germany. Ted and her even tried long-distance. They soon break up after Ted lied about breaking up with her to sleep with Robin. Whose side are you on?
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    Victoria. She's not at fault here. All she wanted to do was her fellowship and try out long-distance.
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    Ted. They should've both known that long-distance wasn't going to work out in the first place. He just didn't want to hurt her feelings.
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    Neither. It is what it is.
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    I never watched this show.

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