“If you’re a socialite — never mind a ‘socialite,’ if you’re a human — if you’re a guest at someone’s home, you buy them a bottle of wine, or at least a card,” said a source familiar with the brouhaha.Or as co-star and former countess Lu Ann De Lesseps (now Lu Ann D’Agostino after her recent wedding) so memorably noted in her 2010 single of the same name, “Money can’t buy you class.” We’re told that Ramona Singer has boldly taken the matter in hand and confronted Mortimer — who was once married to Topper Mortimer and was arrested for trespassing in Palm Beach last year during a dispute with her ex-boyfriend Nico Fanjul — about the faux pas.James Dobson's Family Talk.” He is the author of more than 30 books dedicated to the preservation of the family, including The New Dare to Discipline; Love for a Lifetime; Life on the Edge; Love Must Be Tough; The New Strong-Willed Child; When God Doesn’t Make Sense; Bringing Up Boys; Marriage Under Fire; Bringing Up Girls; and, most recently, Head Over Heels. Dobson served as an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Medicine for 14 years and on the attending staff of Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles for 17 years. Opinions presented in blog content on solely those of the author.He has been active in governmental affairs and has advised three U. Blog content may only be reprinted or republished with the express written permission of the author and Family Talk.
Last month, Page Six reported that Mortimer, the top New York society swan, desperately wants to return to her throne as the town’s No.1 socialite and hoped that her role on Bravo’s “Real Housewives” would help catapult her back to the top. We’re told that the Tins has raised the ire of her fellow “Housewives” by failing to live up their lofty standards of proper etiquette.In particular, the erstwhile queen of high society has offended the group by accepting longtime cast member Sonja Morgan’s hospitality — Mortimer has been staying with Morgan while filming the show — without coughing up a gift.Criminal nonsupport statutes are created to prevent men and women from becoming public charges and are most frequently applied upon the dissolution of a marriage when a spouse does not meet Alimony and Child Support obligations.Actions for support are rarely initiated by men although today an equal obligation of support applies.