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The pros and cons of marrying someone you hardly know. Bush popped the question to Laura Welch three weeks after he met her, and married her just a few weeks after that.

Word on the street is that Khloe Kardashian will be tying the knot with her LA Lakers boyfriend Lamar Odom this upcoming weekend. Today, they've been married over thirty years, raised two children, and survived some of the toughest circumstances a political couple can face (a lost local election, a contested national election, an unpopular presidency, two wars, etc.).

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That’s actually the preferred situation, because then you have multiple sets of eyes confirming that this person is who they appear to be.

But don’t just take your boyfriend or girlfriend’s word for it. That same study said that people who dated a very long time before marriage—like a number of years—were also less likely to stay married.

He says the marriage was never good and he knew a year before the separation that things were over.

Then I come along…we met a month after she moved out (a lot of her stuff was still in the house, etc.

It really depends on the people involved, and the reasons why they get married when they do. Most people realize that you shouldn’t get married too quickly after meeting someone, and the one long-term study I’ve found on the subject seems to back that up.