Because the Jen/Brad/Angelina saga will never die, there was a story up on MSNBC today called "Brad Pitt's mom prefers Aniston to Jolie." In it, a "source" reveals, "Jane [Pitt's mom] has seen, first hand, how difficult Angelina is. She never comes to visit the family in Missouri and is always prickly on the rare occasions they have got together. Jennifer was the total opposite - charming, friendly and the perfect daughter-in-law. She always made time to be an active part of the family, whereas Angie just turns her nose up."
Whether or not this is actually true, we'll never know. Though it does seem plausible, if only because Jennifer Aniston seems like the kind of girl who wants a person's mom to like her, and Angelina seems, well, not like that kind of girl.
That's not to say either type is bad. It's just that the mother-in-law/daughter-in-law relationship is tricky and can be difficult to navigate, and the burden of keeping this connection peaceful and happy (sadly or Read More »from Do you try to be a good daughter-in-law?