Online Dish: Russell Armstrong About To Be Outed As Bisexual in Tell-All Book Before Suicide?

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When reality hits a little too close to home. The suicide of "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Taylor Armstrong's estranged husband, Russell Armstrong has left more questions than answers.

Now according to and other gossip sites there was a real-life secret that may have pushed him to the edge.

Not only was Armstrong in serious debt, new reports have surfaced that the 47-year-old father of three was bisexual and was about to be "outed" in a tell-all book.

An insider tells, "About six months ago Taylor confided in a close friend that she'd found history for a gay website called on Russell's laptop. He was also spending a lot of time at the gym, but his body wasn't changing, which she claims led her to believe he was meeting with men he'd met off the website and not spending time working out as he claimed. Not only was it going to come out that Russell was bisexual, but there were people on the record that were going to talk about the kind of sex he liked. He was into S&M type stuff; choking, rough-housing and slapping." says that his bisexuality is what ended the couple's six-year-marriage. "When Taylor found out about Russell's gay explorations, that was the final straw for her and it prompted the divorce," a source close to the situation tells

"She could put up with the fights about money and being sued, but the fact that Russell might have been cheating on her with a man was just too much for her."

Taylor, 38, had filed for divorce from Russell last month. The two have a daughter Kennedy, 4. Russell was found hanged in the bedroom of a friend's home on Monday.

Meanwhile, Bravo TV executives are still trying to figure out how to handle the situation. They are still discussing whether or not they will air footage of Taylor and Russell, going to marriage counseling this season.

Family members of Russell are considering suing, Bravo, according to Armstrong's step brother Wade Jackson.

While talking to, Armstrong placed the blame of the death of his step brother on the network. "Bravo is at fault and somebody needs to pay," Jackson said. "Russell's whole family was very close and they're considering suing Bravo.

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