Couples in love are the sweetest, aren't they? But too much sweetness can leave a bitter taste among friends. Keep the PDA to a minimum and see if you're guilty of these 3 habits with your snookums.
Demi Moore was recently spotted making out in public with her new boyfriend Vito Schnabel. How much PDA is too much?
Question from Sarah J.: I’ve been really annoyed by the amount of relationship pictures showing up on my News Feed – all I see are photos of couples kissing or cuddling! Where does social media draw the line on public displays of affection (PDA)? How much relationship sharing is too much? Answers from Our Love Experts:
Justin Bieber may only be 18 years old, but he definitely knows how to treat his girlfriend Selena Gomez. He recently opened up to Oprah about how he acts with Selena in public. So, how do you keep it steamy in public with your beau without grossing out the on-lookers around you?
I've decided that I think it's gross when couples feed each other in public. And there are certain foods that, if I saw a couple feeding them to each other, would make me absolutely nauseous.
If you haven't already, go hug your other half – today is officially "Hug Your Sweetheart Day!" To celebrate, we're presenting you with the top five couples who can't seem to get enough of each other ... even when there are lots of other people around.
Many people fantasize about having sex in unusual places, but few of us act on this fantasy for fear of getting caught or, worse, sand in our pants. In a recent poll of 1,300 people sponsored by Astroglide we asked, "What is the weirdest place you've had sex?" And boy, did we get some interesting responses.
Finding the right person is a thrilling experience, but keeping your hands off of one another in public is often a challenge. A new relationship is filled with flirty kisses, not-so-secretive butt grabs and romantic hand-holding. In some cases, a little PDA is cute and picture worthy. Finding the balance between over-the-top scandalous make-out sessions and a cute peck on the cheek is the key to being a favorite couple versus a hated couple.
We hate to do this to you so early in the week, but someone needs to point out the grave Relationship Fails that are happening all over Facebook — and may even be popping up in your News Feed as we speak.
Did you ever go out to dinner with a friend and his new girlfriend, and you had to avert your eyes the entire time because they couldn't stop shoving their tongues down each other's throats? Well, if you were a powerful, Hollywood producer, then George Clooney and Stacy Keibler would be those friends.
Even if you have yet to do it in a public place, you've probably thought about it. Go ahead, admit it. There's no shame in trying to spice up your sex life with the threat of getting caught. There's a primal urge in all of us to do something that's both scary and mildly exciting. And the thought of being caught with your pants down is definitely a bit of both.
You know what should be banned already? Over-enthusiastic public displays of affection. Holding hands at a bus station is cute. Dry humping at a McDonald's is awkward, uncalled for, and probably unhygienic. Don't get us wrong—every couple should be OK with some degree of PDA, even just holding hands, but I can't be the only one who thinks that public displays of lust should stop at first base. And even then, it's more appropriate in a secluded park than against a subway turnstile during rush hour.
It’s obvious that many celebrities and politicians have been abusing social media lately for their own guilty pleasures. However, some celebs just use it to show their love…in more, well, appropriate ways. Essence names the cutest couples on Twitter with a slideshow of some of their most aww-worthy electronic PDA. Find out who’s tweeting pictures of their wedding rings and what couple even found love on the social networking site.
In a spot of weird news, a Kathmandu Hindu temple is outlawing PDA. Evidently, courting young lovers use the temple's grounds of canoodling and the pandits think they should take it more seriously. To whit, anyone found courting will be hit with a fine that amounts to about $7. Take that, young libertines.