Dating someone significantly older or younger than you is still rather taboo in today’s society. Despite the fact that celebrities do it all the time, there are people out there who are quick to judge when they see you with someone twice your age. Just ask Courtney Thornton, who has firsthand experience with this. She and her husband Vann are 25 years apart, which has ruffled some feathers on the internet. In an essay for the Odyssey, Thornton opened up about her marriage, and how she deals with the negativity.