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50 Crazy Couple Halloween Costume Ideas

Are you and your significant other stumped on what you want to dress as this year for Halloween? Have no fear, we gathered 50 costume ideas that will solve your pesky costume dilemma. Of course, with such a long list we made sure to cover all the bases. Are you and your honey more into comic books? Or are you more into clever word play? Do you both have a passion for pop culture? Or do you both love the classic monsters? We have ideas that suit all these interests and more.

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'Gone Girl' made me really scared of my girlfriend.

10 Relationship Lessons I Learned From The Movie 'Gone Girl'

I usually pick better movies for date night. Looking back, I should have known what I was walking into. I took my girlfriend to go see Gone Girl, and now I'm terrified of her. Absolutely terrified. I didn't read any spoilers on the movie ahead of time, so I thought the movie was going to be a mystery movie. If you haven't seen it yet, then stop reading this right now. It's a great movie, but it's best if you don't know much about it before seeing it.

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Have wide hips? Science says you're more inclined to have one-night stands.

The Science Of Hookups: 5 Shocking Facts About One-Night Stands

Hooking up is just a reality of the dating scene. But since when did the hookup scene become the place to find love? While you may think you're just living the carefree single life, your brain is influencing your decisions more than you might want to admit.

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Could this be the reason so many American parents are getting a divorce?

The Real Reason Motherhood Ruins Your Sexy Time

If childhood is a religion, does that make moms saints or sinners? That's what we're wondering after reading this scandalous essay in Quartz, "How American Parenting Is Killing the American Marriage." It's about how we've turned parenting into a kind of religion, which in turn makes it pretty darn hard for a couple to keep the flames of passion alight. Sound familiar -- or crazy?

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Say What? 8 Words That Can Destroy A First Date

It can take only one word to ruin a perfectly good date -- as these 8 ladies had to learn the hard way. Their dealbreakers run the gamut -- from obnoxious abbreviations, to demeaning references. Read on to find out which phrases caused them to call it quits.

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The Ugly Truth I Learned About Beauty At A New York Fashion Shoot

Prada is using 14-year old girls to model adult women's fashion? At what point does the insanity of the beauty and fashion industry stop? Writer Cris Gladly spends a day behind the scenes on a New York fashion shoot and shares photos and insights from the absurdity she witnessed.