TMZ Live Khloe & Lamar Split Drug Abuse Was Too Much

8/26/2013 12:30 PM PDT

TMZ Live: Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom -- Drug Abuse Too Much to Handle

TMZ Live

We broke the story ... Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian's marriage problems go way deeper than cheating -- it's really about his deep addiction to drugs. Khloe kept his secret for years -- but now that she's kicked him out ... will she take him back? Should she?

Plus, Miley Cyrus managed to upstaged everyone at the VMAs ... by groping Robin Thicke and grinding on everything in sight. She's the hot topic today, but for the right reason?

And ... Paula Deen gets dissed by 2 companies selling tix to a food expo ... even though she's the headliner!! Isn't it time to give her a second chance?

(0:00) Khloe and Lamar separate. Was it the cheating or the crack addiction that destroyed their relationship?
(10:00) Miley Cyrus grinds into Robin Thicke at the VMAs -- is this an issue for Robin's wife Paula Patton?
(15:00) Author Richard Taite calls in to discuss his book, 'Ending Addiction For Good,' and why is was in this year's VMA gift bag.
(18:00) Chris Brown reps the Bloods in his newest graffiti -- not the smartest move for someone with a record.
(21:00) Reese Witherspoon and Walter White: see the similarities.
(24:00) Paula Deen still feeling the wrath -- when is enough enough?
(27:00) Hell's Kitchen winner, Ja'Nel Witt failed a mandatory drug test -- Caesars Palace kicks her to the curb.
(30:00) Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman out in public -- is Simon in this for the long haul?
(32:00) Gilmore Girls star, Scott Patterson, skypes in to talk art, specifically a $500,000 piece.
(36:00) The floor is yours!
(41:00) How much does President Obama leave for a tip?