The fourth-season finale on March 23, 2009, was the most-watched episode of the series yet, attracting 4.6 million viewers and beating NBC, CBS, Fox and The CW among women ages 18 to 34.

And as reports noted at the time, In February 2009, a report claimed that Jon—whom Kate had once called "my balance, my strength, my stability"—had been partying with college students, first at a bar and then at a house party, a few hours away from their new

The fourth-season finale on March 23, 2009, was the most-watched episode of the series yet, attracting 4.6 million viewers and beating NBC, CBS, Fox and The CW among women ages 18 to 34.

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The fourth-season finale on March 23, 2009, was the most-watched episode of the series yet, attracting 4.6 million viewers and beating NBC, CBS, Fox and The CW among women ages 18 to 34.

And as reports noted at the time, In February 2009, a report claimed that Jon—whom Kate had once called "my balance, my strength, my stability"—had been partying with college students, first at a bar and then at a house party, a few hours away from their new $1.3 million Pennsylvania home, and not only tried to kiss a few girls, but was overheard telling one of them he was getting divorced.

.3 million Pennsylvania home, and not only tried to kiss a few girls, but was overheard telling one of them he was getting divorced.

Jon had been staying with the Glassmans after he and Kate separated, and when Hailey came home from college, she and the recently separated 32-year-old hit it off.

Jon told , "She is the polar opposite of Kate [Gosselin]. I feel good about myself and people see my good qualities. If I want to go out with my friends, Hailey says, 'Oh, go out.' Sometimes I ask Hailey permission, like I used to do with Kate, and she says, 'You don't have to ask permission.' I was used to living like that, and now it's like a breath of fresh air.

In March, the quoted a source saying that Jon and Kate were working on their marriage and had taken some alone time after shooting on season four wrapped.

Not long after the season four finale aired in March, the May 2009 issue of "This struggle has definitely put some tension in our marriage," he told the magazine, per Reality TV World. Kate and I are together."He also admitted, however, that life had taken an unforeseen turn, what with having eight kids and being on TV. Jon feels frustrated.""It is hard being on this side of the camera, and not just sitting here, that's the easy part, but just going out in the world and trying to live your life," Jon added.

My family is the most important thing in my life and it kills me that these allegations have hurt them."ID'd Hummel and, though both she and Jon denied that they were having an affair, her brother (and roommate) Jason Hummel told a sordid story to the magazine about being able to overhear the two getting it on (though he did say his sister was a "nice girl" and Jon was the jerk)."My brother is making this all up.

I can't even stomach the lies he's saying about me," Deanna told appearance to promote her book, telling Meredith Vieira, "We just need to weather this storm, just like all the other storms that we've been through." There was no clarification as to whether she meant previous storms of the same nature as this one, or just storms in general."I have always done everything I can to protect our family.This weekend, I was home with the kids for four days, just being a dad.Even the decision to divorce after 10 years of marriage—an extraordinarily sad development, considering eight children were involved—did nothing to stop the interest in the show.In fact, their June 22 episode, their last show before a brief hiatus—in which they revealed they were separating and though living together had in fact been leading largely separate lives for two years—attracted more than 10 million viewers. I’m not having it aired out for the public's consumption.