Just when you thought it was safe to date again. A survey by Reuters has shown that 15% of people have been broken up with via text message. Sure, it's a bit cowardly, but it doesn't give the other person much of an opportunity to talk you out of it. This is something that Britney Spears is well aware of.
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.
From The Houston Chronicle By Polly Ross Hughes AUSTIN — Lovebirds wishing to tie the knot would pay $100 for a marriage license under a bill the Texas House tentatively passed Wednesday, unless they took a prenuptial class on how to behave as a spouse. Before the 78-63 vote, furor among Democrats and rebellious Republicans over the marriage fee hike prompted the bill's author to promise he'll merely double the current $30 fee before a final vote today. Applicants taking the classes would get free marriage licenses. Even with final House approval, though, the bill faces an uncertain future in the Senate, where it must find a sponsor to get a floor debate. Tango’s Take
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