"I don't have a relationship with Kate. There is no relationship. Text and email. That's it," John told ET last September about his estranged ex-wife, when he explained why he wasn't currently paying any child support
for his eight kids. "[Kate and I] both support [the children] financially because she takes care of school and all that stuff, but I take care of the exact same things she takes care of. I buy their own groceries, they have their own groceries at my house, their own bedrooms, their own stuff, it's doubled."