Best Of YourTango—Dating Sober, Short Men


This week's best video, articles and more from YourTango.

This week on YourTango we covered one of the biggest issues in modern dating: how to do it sober. It's not as easy as you think. As such, we managed to come up with some solid advice and tips on dating without alcohol. Also, how to deal with short men, lying dudes and one-night stands. How do you leave things with them the morning after? Should you give a gift?

Community Blog: Men Are Such Lying Bastards

One reader shares the pain of discovering that her man was a virtual philanderer.

I felt rejected a bit. I went back to my own desk and began wondering what he was doing. So I logged in to the program he was using and found that he'd picked up a girl (a real person) on a virtual nude beach and by the time I logged in they were having virtual sex in a bedroom she had taken him to!!!!!

Tomfoolery: New Plan: Give Your One-Night Stand A Gift

What's the best way to part with a one-night stand the morning after? Perhaps a gift, says Tom Miller.

Love Buzz: Is One Month Into Dating Too Soon To Get Hitched?

Word on the street is that Khloe Kardashian will be tying the knot with her LA Lakers boyfriend Lamar Odom this upcoming weekend. If these rumors are correct, that means the two will be agreeing to spend the rest of their lives together after only about a month of dating. But is marrying someone after such a brief time really such a terrible idea? Or does doing so have its benefits? We've thought it over, and come up with some reasons in favor of and against marrying someone you hardly know.

Video: Dating Advice For Short Men

How important is height when it comes to dating a man? Is it shallow to be concerned about that?

Celeb Love: Mackenzie Phillips Says Father Raped Her

Actress Mackenzie Phillips told Oprah today that her father, John Phillips, a member of the '60s folk group The Mamas and the Papas, raped her when she was a teenager.

Essay: Sober Dating: How To Date Without Drinking

Single and sober? Can you play the game of love while still on the wagon? The trick to dating sober is learning where to find men and how to handle dating situations without the booze.