Jim Edmonds reveals shock when ex-wife Meghan King tells him she is marrying Joe Biden’s nephew
Jim Edmonds thought it was “a joke” when his ex-wife, Meghan King, 37, called to say she was marrying Joe Biden’s nephew just 24 hours before they were married, DailyMail can reveal. com.
Speaking exclusively to DailyMail.com, former professional baseball player Edmonds revealed that the former Orange County real housewife had called him out of the blue the day before her marriage to the nephew Of the president.
He said, ‘She called me to tell me that she was getting married. It was the first time I had heard of it. I thought it was a joke – they had been dating for about four weeks!
âThen I asked myself, ‘Is she pregnant? But is it even possible to find out just four weeks after the first date? “
Meghan King’s ex-husband Jim Edmonds told DailyMail.com King called her to tell her she was getting married just 24 hours before the wedding.
Meghan King married Joe Biden’s nephew Cuffe Owens in Pennsylvania last week after a whirlwind relationship that began when the couple met on a dating app
The former professional baseball player was speaking from the sprawling St. Louis, Missouri home he shares with former Playboy Bunny Kortnie O’Connor.
Edmonds, 51, was speaking from the sprawling St. Louis, Missouri home he shares with ex-Playboy Bunny, King’s friend Kortnie O’Connor, 39.
O’Connor and Edmonds got engaged in July, just two months after her divorce from King was finalized. They are pictured in their St. Louis home
O’Connor and Edmonds got engaged in July, just two months after her divorce from King was finalized.
Sporting a huge boulder and a big smile, it’s clear that O’Connor is more interested in looking forward to his own wedding than lingering over King’s recent surprise union. She goes shopping for her wedding dress on Thursday.
She admitted, ‘It’s hard to say anything [about Meghan] because it’s hard to say something nice. She was such a nightmare to deal with.
King married Cuffe Owens, 42, in Pennsylvania last week after a whirlwind relationship that began when the couple met on a dating app a few weeks earlier. The couple went âInstagram officialâ on September 25.
Owens is the son of Biden’s younger sister and political adviser Valerie Biden Owens. King, who has been married twice before, was joined by her three children by Edmonds, twin sons Hart and Hayes, three, and daughter, Aspen, four.
Edmonds’ separation from King after a seven-year marriage has been painfully public and acrimonious with the RHOC alum accusing him of cheating with one of the couple’s nannies and sending compromising photos to a woman he had never met when she was in the hospital giving birth to their twins.
Edmonds told DailyMail.com: “I have no interest in getting caught up in the negative narrative she’s been pushing and all the false information she’s been spreading. That’s why we’ve really kept our opinions to. ourselves about it.
He added: ‘Really, I have no feelings about her marriage one way or another. It’s like a stranger is getting married. I have no connection with her.
It’s a surprising comment considering King is the mother of three of Edmonds’ seven children.
Edmonds told DailyMail.com he thought it was “a joke” because “they had been dating for about four weeks!” They divorced after seven years of marriage and three children
Edmonds added: âReally, I have no feelings about her marriage one way or another. It’s like a stranger is getting married. I have no connection with her. This is a surprising comment given that King is the mother of three of Edmonds’ seven children.
Edmond’s daughter Hayley, 23, posted a photo to Instagram alongside her 51-year-old father, Jim Edmonds, as the couple wore matching t-shirts with ‘Anti Biden Social Club’ stamped on the back
She was his third wife when they married in 2014. Her first marriage was to LeAnn Horton with whom he has two daughters, Hayley, 23, and Lauren 21.
Horton died of colon cancer in 2015 when they had put all the bitterness behind them – she even attended her wedding to King.
O’Connor admitted: ‘It’s hard to say anything [about Meghan] because it’s hard to say something nice. She’s been such a nightmare to deal with ‘
Their second marriage was to Allison Jayne Raski in 2008. The couple had two children, a son, Landon, and a daughter, Hutton, and their divorce was finalized shortly before their marriage to King in 2014.
In turn, that divorce was finalized in May, when King spoke publicly of his dismay and sense of betrayal upon learning he was in a relationship with O’Connor, a woman she considered a friend. and with whom the couple once had a threesome.
According to King, âYears ago when he and I got married, I knew Jim had that kind of bad boy history and we were honeymooners, and we were trying to have fun and he wanted to have a plan to. three.
“I thought about it and I was like, ‘Okay, maybe, yeah sure’. So, we decided to have a threesome with a friend of mine. I felt very comfortable with her, I just felt like, ‘Okay, if I have to do this it can be with who and I’m comfortable with that.’ ”
King made the reveal on his podcast, Intimate Knowledge. She went on to say that she was upset to see photos of O’Connor vacationing with Edmonds on his birthday in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico when she was not told about the relationship and that their divorce was still ongoing.
They got married on the lawn outside Owens’ childhood home. King opted for a Rasario blazer instead of a traditional wedding dress and Owens opted for a blue Ralph Lauren suit
King’s twin sons Hart and Hayes and daughter Aspen were part of the wedding party and her father walked her down the aisle
President Biden, First Lady Jill and granddaughter Naomi Biden were seen walking the South Lawn of the White House after attending the wedding of Biden’s nephew Cuffe Owens and former Real Housewives of Orange County Star Meghan King
Edmonds then released a statement saying King and O’Connor had not spoken for three years and that it was King, not him, who initiated the trios.
For his part, it’s pretty clear that Edmonds isn’t interested in any public acrimony, having indeed moved on in his love life after King.
Last October, Edmonds, who described his marriage to King as “dark” and “abusive,” posted a glowing post on his Instagram in which he called O’Connor, “the most amazing, strong, brave, loving, altruistic, caring, daring person, âhe had never known.
He said: ‘I could never express in words what you mean to me and my family. They say God brings people into life for a reason. For the first time in my life, I truly believe in it.
“It’s like you’ve come and are going to turn on the light in my heart again.” Something I never thought was possible again. I just wanted to take this opportunity to tell you how much I love you and thank you for being you.