'Jas is my rock': Stefanovic's loving tribute to new bride
FEW couples get hitched needing security provided by machine gun-toting Mexican marines, but normal is not a word that can be applied to the nuptials of Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough.
From the choice of venue - an exclusive, remote $1000-a-night resort in Mexico - to the eclectic mix of politicians, celebrities and business identities on the guest list and the three-day non-stop no-expense spared shindig that surrounded it, this was a wedding party on steroids.
Not that surprising, perhaps, in view of the self-described "shit storm" that surrounds Stefanovic - the Channel 9 star whose bitter divorce from his first wife Cassandra Thorburn and subsequent romance with Yarbrough has polarised fans and fuelled countless media yarns.
It was enough to bring the Today host to tears when he paid a tearful tribute to his new bride for putting up with the controversy that has followed him.
"Jas has endured beyond hardship to be with me. When everyone has had their say as to why she is with me, she has gone beyond it," Stefanovic told News Corp Australia.
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