Dater X: Easy Does It

Dater X 3.0 | July 21, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Where to start? This week began with a wine-soaked meal with my ex, ended with another softball game with Mr. Firework, and found me spending time in a national park, another city, and yes, with The Big Easy in between.
Let’s get to it. We’ll start with what could have been a fraught meal with… More »

Girl On Girl: The Inequality In Being Outed

Morgan Cohn | July 21, 2015 - 12:10 pm

If you were anywhere on the internet in the past four days, you probably read something about Gawker’s outing of a C-level executive at one of the biggest media companies in the world. In case you missed it, Gawker published the details and text messages of the executive trying to hire a male escort during… More »

Check Your Vibes: How To Get Real About Anger

Claire Hannum | July 20, 2015 - 12:20 pm

I have a short temper when faced with minor annoyances, but when it comes to big-picture problems like a major loss, betrayal, or simply having some seriously bad luck, I tend to shy away from anger through no active choice of my own. Sometimes this frustrates me, and I wish more than anything that I could feel… More »

Make It Stop: “My Sister Is Pregnant & She’s Stealing My Baby Name”

Anna Goldfarb | July 17, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Well, it’s a little more complicated than that… More »

One Day Less: Life With Terminal Cancer

Killer Titz | July 16, 2015 - 1:40 pm

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately, more than 70,000 young women and men in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39 will add cancer to that list too. Breast cancer specifically is a growing epidemic striking more women per year and at younger ages than ever before. In fact, every day, threeMore »

Dater X: The Best Worst First Date Ever, Because Of Course

Dater X 3.0 | July 14, 2015 - 11:30 am

Talk about “Ask and you shall receive.”
After last week’s uncomfortably confessional post, I decided I better put my money where my mouth is and get out On the Hunt. To that end, I have not seen El Guapo (my FWB, for those who asked; Esquire bailed on this week’s softball game at the last… More »

19 Proposed Rules For The Chivalrous Gentleman

Megan Reynolds | July 13, 2015 - 10:00 am

Take note, fedoras. … More »

Make It Stop: “Why’d He End Things So Abruptly?”

Anna Goldfarb | July 12, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Things were going great! Until… More »

I Have Kids And I Think It’s Selfish To Have An Adult-Only Wedding | July 8, 2015 - 2:45 pm

This summer, my husband and I have approximately 10,000 weddings to attend. OK, that’s an exaggeration, but it definitely feels that way. In and of itself, our plenitude of weddings are a good thing. Drinks! Dinner! Butter cream frosting!
The only problem with all these weddings this summer is that the vast majority of them don’t… More »

Tinder Wants To Make It Easier For You To Possibly Bone A Celeb

Megan Reynolds | July 8, 2015 - 1:37 pm

Famous people are now easily identifiable on Tinder. What a world. … More »

Dater X: More Like Dater S-E-X, Right!? High Five!

Dater X 3.0 | July 7, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Some bloggers take great delight in burying the most important or exciting bit of information at the bottom of their post, click-baiting you into scrolling paragraph after paragraph of self-indulgent prose to get there. Today, I simply can’t contain myself… More »

Do You Want To Know Who Defriended You On Facebook?

Robyn Pennacchia | July 7, 2015 - 12:35 pm

Good thing or bad thing? More »

5 Tips Every Guy Could Use To Not Screw Up A Date With A Feminist

Ask Men | July 7, 2015 - 10:45 am

It’s 2015, and fewer and fewer people are shying away from identifying themselves as feminists.
Beyoncé performed at last year’s VMAs in front of giant, all-caps lettering spelling out the word “FEMINIST”; Buzzfeed, an enormously popular media outlet, recently expressed unflinching support for the movement; and an increasing number of people is willing to adopt the label… More »

Why Do You Care More About My Wedding Dress Than My Fiancé’s Suit?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 6, 2015 - 9:00 am

Figuring out what I’m going to wear to my wedding is driving me totally insane. More »

Hitched 2.0: 11 Things I’ve Learned About Wedding Planning

Emma Sarran | July 3, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Holy crap, I’m getting married in 10 days. I can’t fully wrap my head around that fact, and it now feels like the days are going by at warp-speed. I’m beyond excited to get married, but I have to admit I’m already feeling a little nostalgic for the engagement chapter of my life, and it… More »

The Soapbox: How Fox News Helped Turn My Conservative Dad Into A Gay Marriage-Loving Liberal

Sydney Leathers | July 3, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Last Friday, the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, ruled that same sex couples have the right to marry. What an incredible day in American history. It’s a victory I’m happy to share with my dad. No, my dad isn’t gay, but he his opinion on gay marriage has made a lot of progress. An… More »

Microaffections: Using Social Media As A Digital Hug

Bronwyn Isaac | July 2, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Harnessing “microaffections” as the small, patient answers to all the trolling and microaggressions bombarding the internet. More »

People Who Ghost Suck, But People Who Ghost And Steal Your Dog Suck Even Harder

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 1, 2015 - 2:15 pm

The universe is trying to tell me to take a breather from dating, I think. This week, the New York Times discovered “ghosting,” i.e. when someone you’ve been dating for months or years just DISAPPEARS on you, not bothering to, you know, break up or offer an explanation. This has happened to me a few… More »

Girl On Girl: When Gay Marriage Becomes Marriage

Morgan Cohn | July 1, 2015 - 12:20 pm

When huge things happen in our world, we always remember where we were when we heard the news. “Where were you when gay marriage was legalized?” will quickly become the new “Where were you when the Beyonce album dropped?” As for me, I had just gotten off of the subway and was at a crosswalk… More »

Dater X: A Compendium Of What Not To Use As Your Online Dating Opening Line

Dater X 3.0 | June 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Yikes. More »

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