Love Bytes: 11 must-click love and relationship links. Why women continue to love the bad boys in their life, why getting married will not necessarily make you happier, and tips on how to improve your communication skills. These links, along with 15 fictional characters we want to sleep in our beds.
These people ruin dating for all of us. The importance of talking face to face. How to befriend an ex. Why dudes always want to get in touch with an ex. Hooking up with an ex who doesn't want exclusivity. The two-man threesome. Bisexuality in men: true or myth? What men really think of weddings.
Do you dream of your fairy-tale wedding? Or are you one of the many who say marriage is dying a slow-but-steady death? While there's been much ado about the demise of marriage lately, it seems divorce is having a hard time staying afloat, too. Just-released government statistics show that many of those who are already hitched are staying together.
It seems like just yesterday that the news of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church broke. Priests, billed as ministers of the Lord and trusted for spiritual guidance, were charged with inappropriate relations with children. When those charges turned out to be true, the backlash was severe. Now, a study commissioned by Catholic bishops in the U.S. say that the sexual abuse scandals—you know, the ones where some priests couldn't keep their hands off of little boys—are no reflection of the Church itself. Rather, the sexual revolution of the 60s and 70s are to blame.
This past week has found us in our offices giggling, raising our eyebrows and nodding our heads in agreement as we judged the Amazing Sex Contest. We asked you to describe your most toe-curling sexytime in 10 words or less and got over 800 submissions!
Having a bad day? Turn that frown upside down...unless you're a man in search of a girlfriend. According to new research from the University of British Columbia, women are more sexually attracted to brooding men than to smiling ones. Conversely, male subjects found cheerful-looking women more sexually attractive than women who display confidence and pride.
Congratulations, you're engaged! If you plan to have a wedding, even a small one, here comes the next part: planning the biggest party of your life. But when do you mail the invitations? How should you style your hair? Do you have to give out favors? There are tons of choices when it comes to weddings and tons of books, blogs and websites to help brides with those choices. But wading through so much information could easily send you into wedding overload, so we did the work for you and selected our 10 favorite resources for all things wedding.
Five must-click links. What not to ask your single friend after a successful date. More on why powerful men mess 'round so much. Ten first date gaffes as told by a collegian. And a dating site built on lies.
After 25 years, Oprah Winfrey is finally saying goodbye to the audience and people who have watched not only her show but watched Oprah grow into the woman she is today.
In relationships, we've come a long way from the Me, Tarzan. You, Jane dynamics of our ancestors. So far, actually, that the noted biological anthropologist Dr. Helen Fisher suggests we might have come full circle. Only this time the tables have turned. Tarzan, meet Jane. Or, for your pop culture context: Me, Maria. You, Arnold. Care to meet with my divorce lawyers?