A guy friend told me last month that despite his ability to meet women when he's out, he has several online dating profiles. He, like some of my other friends, suggested I set up an account on Match.com or its equivalent now that I've reentered the dating scene after several years. When I gave him the same line I'd given other people—"I don't think I need to"—he said, quite matter-of-factly, "Everybody needs to. It's just how things are going to be now."
Nice as it is to hear about indications that the economy is turning around, the layoffs aren't over yet. You've probably just heard that yet another colleague, friend, neighbor, congregant, teammate got the ax—or you will soon. If you've been there, you know how isolating and demoralizing it can be, even now that joblessness is more norm than humiliation, more zeitgeist than badge of shame.
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Fox's "sexpert" Yvonne Fulbright advises people with post-sex regret to cuddle, not fake orgasm, understand his need to sleep and take part in post-sex after play.
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Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson are two of the biggest stars of their generations. Each icons in their own way, Farrah and Michael inspired legions of crushes. But what made them engender so much devotion? Below, what we can learn from them.
The world lost a pop-culture icon on June 25. From his chubby-cheeked days leading Jackson 5 to his moonwalking, glove-wearing glory in the 1980s, Michael Jackson and his music will not soon be forgotten. His songs are the sort that take you back to the time and place where you first heard them. His music serves as an auditory reminder of whom and how you loved at the time. Out of his incredible collection, we've selected Michael's top love songs and lyrics to read, watch and remember.
It's been a rough week out there. From three well-known celebs passing on, Iranian protests and North Korean threats, if you've spent any time consuming the news, you need a break. Luckily, YourTango is here to help. From being honest to pornography, from growing old to what women want, YourTango is here to take you mind off the world. So sit back and relax. Here's this week's best from YourTango.
Rainy periods can seem neverending. When the pelting rain continues on into the weekend it can be a nice excuse to laze around and stick indoors. But be sure not to shun the one you love. Instead make the most of the misty, romantic rainy days and cozy up to your date with one of these top four rainy-day date ideas.
Cat Lady is a documentary about single women who have an overabundance of cats. Cat Lady profiles four women who all use cats to fill an inner void of loneliness. One has 123.