Ryan Gosling Defends Eva Mendes' Sweatpants Comment

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Ryan Gosling Defends Eva Mendes' Sweatpants Comment (ABC News)

When Eva Mendes called sweatpants the "number one cause of divorce," a lot of people took offense.

Her partner, Ryan Gosling, is telling all of those people to relax.

"Obviously sweatpants thing was a joke. Wearing them now. That's right, tweeting in sweatpants. Rats! Said too much! You win again Twitter," he wrote.

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Mendes, 41, and Gosling, 34, welcomed their daughter, Esmeralda, last September.

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“Now I understand so much,” she recently told Extra. "My mother’s never gotten more 'I love you so much mommy' texts."