By Susan Gregory Thomas for The Wall Street Journal

For the new generation of empty-nesters, divorce is increasingly common. Among people ages 50 and older, the divorce rate has doubled over the past two decades, according to new research by sociologists Susan Brown and I-Fen Lin of Bowling Green State University, whose paper, “The Gray Divorce Revolution,” Prof. Brown will present at Ohio State University this April…

So what is going on with these baby boomers? Are they finally seeking adventure, now that their kids are out of the house?

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