Case of the Ex: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Celebrity CheatingIt's a story as old as time: boy meets girl, they fall in love, and somebody cheats. Although the formula is pretty standard, when one (or both) of the people involved are Hollywood celebs, it may not be as simple as splitting up your stuff. While some famous couples handle their breakups behind closed doors, others choose to take a less discreet route, airing their dirty laundry in front of millions.

Although it may be cathartic to open up about those who have hurt us, if done improperly, it can can come off as tacky and mean-spirited. Here are our votes for the celebrities who have done the best and worst jobs at staying civil after their split.