We've all been there. You're in a bar and want to chat up some nice-looking person. You've got no way to break the ice. Should you use a lame joke or purchase a drink? A new service says, 'none of the above.' Ping that person on their mobile and see if they're interested. If so, go for it. If not, nothing lost. Sounds like an entrepreneur couldn't handle rejection.
Some couples just do everything together. From watching TV and working out to plotting and committing corporate fraud. Banking couple Jennifer Wang and Ruopian Chen got a nice set of matching sentences for their part in an insider trading scheme. And the fun is just starting for the 'Bonnie and Clyde of Identity Theft,' Jocelyn Kirsch and Edward Anderton. Those two are accused of using information from their neighbors to fuel and extravagant lifestyle.
It's always been hard to know where you stand in a relationship. Until now. The geniuses over at Facebook have figured out a way to solve this little problem. They have created the best 'Status' indicator since the wedding band. It lets everyone involved know if you're an single, married, or whatever.
It looks like there may have been more of an impetus for Lindsay Lohan to breakup with her rehab boyfriend, Riley Giles. It could be that she met a man from the land down under. Rumor has it that Lindsay Lohan and Heath Ledger are enjoying the pleasure of each other's company these days.
A drunk dude in Indiana stole an airplane to impress his girlfriend with his ability to fly. Naturally, he crashed the plane into a soybean field. He was previously banned from driving a car due to prior DUI convictions. Criminal mischief indeed.
A recent study has been published that shows there are negative environment repercussions of divorce. Essentially, the study shows that fractured households consume far more resources and are thus a drain on the environment. We're somewhat skeptical.