E! Entertainment Television had this to say about the imminent breakup of Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries after 72 days of marriage that began with a massively publicized and costly wedding later featured in a two-part special on E!:
"All of us at E! are surprised and saddened by this news, and we send our support to Kim and Kris at this difficult time. The Kardashians have always been uniquely open with all aspects of their lives from joyous events to intimate moments to heartbreaking transitions. E! will continue to share the fascinating real lives and larger-than-life existence of this close-knit family."