Why Taylor and Jake Called It Quits
After endless coffee dates, couple is no more
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 5, 2011 9:17 AM CST
Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal are shown on the cover of Us magazine.   (jhpou)
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(Newser) – Expect a song about Jake Gyllenhaal on Taylor Swift’s next album. The cutesy pair is “over,” a source tells People. “It ended last month.” They were first seen together in October, and then were spotted at many, many coffee shops over the next couple months. But after a romantic Thanksgiving, they spent the holidays and both their birthdays apart. An insider tells Us Jake still cares about Taylor, but the publicity proved to be too much: "He wants to keep his private life private, and that’s hard to do dating Taylor.” Click for more on why they broke up—including the age difference.