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Love Bytes: 25% Of Men Fall In Love In Seconds

Love Bytes: 25% Of Men Fall In Love In Seconds

One-quarter of men believe in love at first sight. Are gender inequalities exacerbated by dating etiquette? Is Facebook stalking better than just asking for a phone number? Eight rules for how not to be a total knob on Facebook. How to give good relationship advice, also without being a knob. And how dating something with a depressed mother may be a good thing.

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7 Mistakes That Kill Relationships

Maintaining relationships can be difficult business, and it only grows more complicated as the time and emotion you invest into a partner increases. As expected, you won’t always get along. There will be plenty of arguments over finances, the clashing personalities of friends and family as well as over little things like how he always leaves the quart of milk in the fridge with not even enough for a bowl of Special K. If your relationship is strong enough, it will breeze right past the small stuff, but sometimes even the strongest relationships will find themselves at a point of no return.

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Living With Your New Boyfriend May Be Bad For Your Kids

Divorce rates are finally dropping, but that doesn't mean people are forging stronger family units. With fewer people getting married these days, the number of kids living in households with two unmarried parents is on the rise. And, according to new research released today by the National Marriage Project and the Institute for American Values, that may be as bad for kids as dealing with a parent's divorce.

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What Guys Think Links: Do Most Men Marry Up?

Why do guys pretend like you're not dating? Help a strange, awkward collegian find a date. Even awesome guys get a little nervous during the part of the chase know simply as "the approach." Learn about "The System" and how it may be employed to ask you on a date. Some tips on dating from a really cool married dude. Do most men "marry up"? How to convert nagging into "constructive criticism." What old married couples know that you should too. And why nice guys friggin' rock!

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10 Dating Red Flags Young Women Always Ignore

Those tell-tale signs that your relationship is taking a turn for the worse, that for some reason you haven't seemed to notice? We like to call these "red flags," and apparently we're pretty good at ignoring them when we don't want to admit to the reality of things: that the guy we’re dating is a complete douche and it's time to give him the boot.