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comScore’s Top Dating Sites

Do you know the site PlentyOfFish.com? No? Well get with the program! It's North America's (and the UK's) most visited dating platform. In addition to that, it's free and totally ad supported. So, that's pretty fun.

Self-Deprecating Humor Works

Self-Deprecating Humor Works

It turns out that dropping a joke on yourself from time-to-time is actually a good move for dudes. An aptly named study shows that men with self-deprecating wit actually do pretty well with the ladies. Hopefully, plays-on-words will have their heyday, one of these days.

NY Subway Romance Is Over

NY Subway Romance Is Over

Remember that young man that made a website to track down that girl he 'shared a moment with' on the subway? Yeah, they met up and it was pretty cool. Well we regret to inform you that "it's a tragedy for me to see the dream is over. And I never will forget the day we met. Girl I'm gonna miss you." It's like that, Milli.

Aussie Lesbians Lose Fertility Case

Aussie Lesbians Lose Fertility Case

A couple in Australia tried to sue their doctor over giving them twins through IVF. The explicitly wanted 1 baby and claim that his negligence is a major problem. They just got shot down but the case raised many questions about who should get access to IVF and they've really stirred up a hornets nest.

Gift Registry Firm May Ruin UK Weddings

Gift Registry Firm May Ruin UK Weddings

A wedding gift registry company in the UK is an eyelash away from becoming insolvent. Some people that got hitched in 3 months ago have yet to receive their gifts. This could be the makings of a fine buddy comedy.

Dating An Only Child

Dating An Only Child

Awesome question from the Daily Bedpost. Would you date an only child? There are clearly reasons to steer clear of the single child: solipsism, mom issues (or dad issues), socialization difficulties, reliance on television/imaginary friends for company, skewed POV, no experience with sharing a room/clothes/affection, pressure to have children now… basically a lot of stuff that home schooled kids go through just without the spelling bee dominance.

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Dallas Swingers Club Raided, Again

e do not know why we're so obsessed with the trials and tribulations of the Cherry Pit but we are. Duncanville, a Dallas suburb, has about the best little swingers club in Texas. And the squares (as well as the fuzz) are not happy about it. The long line of static betwixt the Cherry Pit and the municipality has been largely cat-and-mouse games between 2 equally determined opponents since November '07. The city decided that parking was a problem for neighbors, so they banned the sex club. There was hemming and hawing over what the definition of a sex club was, exactly. Duncanville wrote out a series of things that define a sex club, which is not permitted in residential ares, so Cherry Pit owner/operator/fan Jim Trulock did what any red-blooded American would do: sue. The city, of course, countersued and on and on and on.

Fake Wife Divorced In India

Fake Wife Divorced In India

Why has no one thought of this before? A man, Sanjib Saha, in Kolkata, India (formerly Calcutta like Mumbai was once Bombay) has been charged with some legal shenanigans after using an impersonator to represent his wife in their divorce case according to Reuters. The real wife was then thrown out of her home and was more than a touch confused.

Internet Dating Is For Oldsters

Internet Dating Is For Oldsters

You may have thought it was a little weird for the Baby Boomer generation to be into internet dating, but it looks like their parents are getting into it too. That's not all, cohabitation is on the rise for the World War II victors.