Woman Laughs at Ex's Wife's Complaint, Is She the A**hole?

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A woman finds herself in a situation where her ex's wife complains to her about the family dynamics between their two families. The woman laughs at her ex's wife's complaint, which only seems to make things worse. She wonders if she was in the wrong for laughing.

The backstory involves cheating, step-parents, and a complicated family dynamic. Read on to find out if the woman was truly an a**hole or not.

Ex's wife cheats twice, woman laughs, but who's to blame?

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Moving on from infidelity but struggling with ex's new partner.

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Cheating ex's in-laws reject new family, causing conflict. 💔

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Ex's wife complains about favoritism, woman finds it amusing 😅

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Laughing at ex's wife's pain, is she the a-hole? 😬

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Laughing at ex's wife's complaint: harmless or a**hole move? 🤔

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Laughing at ex's wife's complaint, AITA? 🤔

A woman shares her story of her cheating ex-husband, his current wife, and their blended family. Despite the hurt caused by the affair, she tries to remain civil for the sake of their children. However, when his wife complains about her children having a relationship with her ex-husband's family while her own children do not, the woman can't help but laugh.

This angers her ex-husband and his wife, who accuse her of not caring about the kids. She wonders if she was in the wrong for laughing. Read on to see what others have to say about the situation.

NTA laughs at ex's entitled wife's request for help 🤣

bacardiwynn | bacardiwynn

NTA. Ex's new wife upset about consequences for their actions 🤷‍♀️

Castle_of_Aaaaaaargh | Castle_of_Aaaaaaargh

Effective comeback shuts down complaints about unfairness. 💯

Tangerine_Bouquet | Tangerine_Bouquet

Commenter believes ex's wife is the problem. NTA 👍

splbm | splbm

Laughing at ex's wife's complaint, NTA comment and witty replies 😂

jellydotty | jellydotty

Commenter defends woman's actions, empathizes with her ex's children.

Panaccolade | Panaccolade

Engage in petty revenge, sleep with ex's wife's ex-husband 😂🤣

ColdSeason2019 | ColdSeason2019

Ex-wife not the a-hole for laughing at new wife's complaint 😂

ImagineSnapDragons | ImagineSnapDragons

Laughing at the karma of cheating exes and their side pieces 🤣

Wonderful_Horror7315 | Wonderful_Horror7315

Commenter has no sympathy for ex's wife, thinks she deserves it 😏

lkvwfurry | lkvwfurry

Laughing at ex's spouse, justified or insensitive? 🤔

Responsible_Candle86 | Responsible_Candle86

Laughing at ex's delusion of victimhood, sane people agree 🤭

jwjnthrowawaykfeiofj | jwjnthrowawaykfeiofj

Commenter defends laughing at ex's wife's complaint, receives support.

Far_Anteater_256 | Far_Anteater_256

Commenter shares personal story about homewrekers, gets called out.

rsmayday | rsmayday

Ex's wife fishes for sympathy, woman not the a**hole. 🎣🙅‍♀️

Prestigious_Isopod72 | Prestigious_Isopod72

Commenter defends laughing at ex's wife's complaint, YTA sentiment.

NickelPickle2018 | NickelPickle2018

Hilarious yet savage reply to NTA comment 😂👌

PomeloPepper | PomeloPepper

Supportive comment defends against ex's wife, applauds parents.

Majestic-Leopard-563 | Majestic-Leopard-563

Supporting ex's wife emotionally is not always necessary. NTA 🤷‍♀️

msVeracity | msVeracity

Commenter defends not sympathizing with ex's wife. 🤷‍♀️

Comefindmequick | Comefindmequick

Commenter defends OP and blames ex-husband and his mistress. 💪

irishprincess2002 | irishprincess2002

Being a responsible parent is more important than being a chummy ex.

wildferalfun | wildferalfun

Woman laughs at ex's wife's complaint, internet agrees she's NTA 😂

Emmiburr | Emmiburr

Grandma's revenge is sweet 🍬😂

iElvendork | iElvendork

Laughing at ex's wife's complaint, NTA wins comment section 🤣

Bellbell28 | Bellbell28

A supportive MIL and a delusional affair partner - NTA 🤦‍♀️

nextCosmicBuffoon | nextCosmicBuffoon

Parenting under scrutiny - NTA for laughing.

Dragonr0se | Dragonr0se

Ex's crazy mistress calls crying, NTA hangs up. 🤷‍♀️

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Laughing at ex's entitled wife. Not the a**hole here 😂

PianoOk6786 | PianoOk6786

Encouraging comment for divorced parent struggling with co-parenting.

jrobin99 | jrobin99

Laughing at the mistress? 😂 Not the a**hole!

JuliaX1984 | JuliaX1984

Commenter defends ex's wife and calls other woman a homewrecker. 🔥

Crawdad29 | Crawdad29

Boundaries on job roles. 🙅

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Laughing at ex's wife's complaint: justified or rude? 🤔

Dependent-Aside-9750 | Dependent-Aside-9750

Commenter shares personal experience and laughs at cheater's wife. 😂

cloverthewonderkitty | cloverthewonderkitty

Not the a**hole, but why did she laugh? 🤔

DullAsparagus2743 | DullAsparagus2743

Ex's new wife complains to ex's ex, gets laughed at 😂

callmecookie88 | callmecookie88

Support for a woman who stood up for herself and her MIL 🙌

mcclgwe | mcclgwe

Woman receives praise for not sympathizing with delusional ex's wife.

iggy_y | iggy_y

Ex's wife complains to affair partner's ex, comment defends.

Heraonolympia123 | Heraonolympia123

Commenter shares personal experience and offers support to OP 👍

EatsFacesForBrunch | EatsFacesForBrunch

Not the a**hole for standing up for yourself 👏👏

Flowethics | Flowethics

Agreement on not being the a**hole, no drama here 🙌

Mammoth-Nail-4669 | Mammoth-Nail-4669

No sympathy for ex's wife's complaint, NTA 😂🤷‍♀️

avhyd | avhyd

Commenter defends laughing at ex's clueless wife with NTA sentiment 🤣

DrObnxs | DrObnxs

Commenter defends divorced parents and is not the a**hole 🙌

AnimeFanatic_9000 | AnimeFanatic_9000

OP receives praise for handling ex's wife's unjust blame.

Common_Sense_Rules | Common_Sense_Rules

Woman justifies affair, commenter says NTA with Olympic analogy 🏅

KimChiDiva | KimChiDiva

Ex's wife complains about cheating, woman laughs. NTA.

punkassjim | punkassjim

Teaching kids to work with people they don't like 👍

meifahs_musungs | meifahs_musungs

When the comment section gets too real... 💔😔

Edgy_McEdgyFace | Edgy_McEdgyFace

Mom laughs at stepmom's complaint about autistic child, NTA.

AcanthaceaeDistinct | AcanthaceaeDistinct

Support for in-law choice, stepmom unrealistic. 🤷‍♀️

Fabulous_Silver8618 | Fabulous_Silver8618

Ex's infidelity backfires on him as ex in-laws exclude him from inheritance 😂

Puzzleheaded_Towel15 | Puzzleheaded_Towel15

Commenter defends NTA and calls out ex's wife's infidelity.

nebunala4328 | nebunala4328

Homewrecker gets karma, commenter says NTA with laughing emoji.

phoenixremix | phoenixremix

No sympathy for cheaters. 🤷‍♀️

Chantalle22 | Chantalle22

Woman defends her stance on ex's affair, no regrets 💁‍♀️

Appropriate_Pickle94 | Appropriate_Pickle94

Support for not playing the victim. 😎

Acceptable-Stay-3166 | Acceptable-Stay-3166

Laughing at someone's pain is never okay 😕

Mountain_Monitor_262 | Mountain_Monitor_262

Clueless ex's wife feels not good enough. Laughing NTA.

arahzel | arahzel

Ex's wife complains, commenter says NTA and blames ex.

ianmoon85 | ianmoon85

Laughing is a healthy response 😂, NTA for not being friends.

coyotecantspell | coyotecantspell