Lately there has been some trending feminist hashtags like #yesallwomen that have helped other women speak about the every day sexism they go through and are expected to continue to deal with. Some men got defensive and retaliated with #notallmen, but it looks like scientists have found that everyone should be supportive of feminist tweets.
While words may not be able to cause physical harm, they can damage the spirit and have long lasting effects. These words, like a toxin, tend to eat away at the trust and intimacy that are at the core of our relationship.
For those of us who wear lipstick, we've come to the sad conclusion that lipstick and a sexy make out sesh just don't mix very well. Guys don't want bright colored lip marks on their faces and girls don't want to lose any lip color. Amiright, ladies? It's so frustrating how quickly lipstick wears off from eating, having a glass of wine or sucking face with your beau all night. Why is it that we don't get to actually wear our lipstick, but everything our lips touch does?
These days, those of us working at an office are there so much, it's likely we'll develop a crush on a coworker. While falling in love feels great, concealing your relationship or wrestling with guilt can put a damper on the process. If you're trying to decide whether go for it or shut it down, look no further than career intelligence website Vault.com's office romance survey, which may reflect the types of things coworkers are saying behind your back. Here's what you need to know before making your decision:
Not surprisingly, sleepless nights, diaper duty and the drain on finances takes a toll on young couples whose greatest stressor, up until that point, was what movie to rent on a Saturday night. In fact, the Relationship Research Institute in Seattle reports that two-thirds of couples experience a decline in their relationship after the birth of their first child. Women start feeling dissatisfied right away, while men experience these feelings gradually.
Researchers in China may have succeeded in developing what people have dreamed about for centuries: effective, reversible male birth control that has no serious side effects (at least in the short-term). If it ever reaches the market, how will this injectable male birth control change the world?
Girls can be confusing. I’m one and I admit that (in our defense, guys can be complicated too, just in a different way.) So when you meet a girl and realize that you she may be someone you’d like to date, it can be overwhelming figuring out if she’s interested in you. You don’t need to try to read her mind to figure it out, just look out for these 5 signs:
Sex is like pizza—no matter what, it's always pretty good. But, we know, there's always some toppings or spots that make it extra delicious. Your favorite sex position is likely the one that simply feels the best when you are going at it. What that favorite position is though is by no means "one size fits all," and in fact, what feels the best with one partner may not be what feels the best with another. This may be related to our body type, how and where our orgasms are strongest, and even the body type of our partners.
During college, I dated a self-proclaimed "former pothead." As someone who had never smoked anything, I initially found his old hobby a huge turnoff. Potheads were like Harold & Kumar, Bob Marley and Wilie Nelson: fun, but not someone you could take seriously. We review the pros and cons of dating a stoner like everyone's favorite weed-lover Willie Nelson.
Here's the thing about love: it's hard to put into words. Love brings up emotions that run the gamut from agony to ecstasy, and can inspire us to accomplish some of the craziest and most amazing feats. Luckily, some the world's greatest artists, poets and performers have managed to articulate the magic of love. Here are 50 of the best quotes that ever passed the lips of famous lovers.