Best of 2009

Split! The Year's Biggest Breakups

From Jessica and Tony to Jon minus Kate, it was a year of dramatic endings


They had planned on getting married after completing high school, but in early March, the daughter of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and Levi Johnston broke up, just two months after she gave birth to son Tripp. Johnston spent the year enjoying his newfound fame, dishing on the Palin household to Vanity Fair and inking a deal to pose nude in Playgirl.