Posts tagged "attraction"

Make It Stop: “I Met A Great, Funny, Smart Guy Online — But I’m Not Attracted To Him”

Is it wrong for her to continue getting to know him if she’s not sure it’ll lead anywhere?

Anna Goldfarb | September 11, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Dater X: I’m Going To Have To Say No To “Fuck Yes Or No”

Earlier this week, a friend of mine sent me an article by Mark Manson titled “Fuck Yes or No,” with a simple directive: “Read this.” Since it had the word…

Dater X 2.0 | December 17, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Make It Stop: “I’ve Never Had A Boyfriend & I’m Rarely Attracted To Anyone”

I’m 28, and have never have a boyfriend, and I do not find attraction in other people. I won’t say that I *can’t* find attraction in people, because there have…

Anna Goldfarb | December 5, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Heads Up, Guys: This Is How You Should Dance If You Want To Turn Women On

Attention, guys. Being a good dancer is all in the neck and the right knee, says a new study done at Northumbria University. Researchers used 3D cameras to film 19…

Ami Angelowicz | March 19, 2014 - 4:30 pm

The 16 Stages Of Having A Crush On Someone (In GIFs!)

Crushes don’t happen right away, they evolve over time. Here are the 16 stages you’ll go through before finding true love (or at least something like it for the time…

Miri Rosen | October 12, 2013 - 12:00 pm

5 Insignificant Things That Determine If Someone Likes You

Anyone who has ever been unpopular, which we’re thinking is approximately all of you, knows how unfair the system can seem — it’s all about looks and money and some…

Cracked | October 21, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Sleepy & Stupid: Key Qualities Men Look For In One Night Stands

Ladies, if you’ve ever wondered why you’re always heading home from the bar alone, the answer could be depressingly simple: you are too intelligent and alert. has a really…

Jessica Wakeman | May 29, 2012 - 10:00 am

The 6 Types Of Attraction

Seriously, I wish someone would have taught me about the six types of attraction way earlier in my life. Like when I was nine. So I would have known the…

Ami Angelowicz | May 2, 2012 - 12:20 pm

More Than Half Of Women Are Attracted To Other Women, Says Study

Lez-be-honest, you know it’s true: over half of all women are attracted to other gals, according to a study at Boise State University of Idaho.

In a poll…

Stefanie Blejec | October 21, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Guy Talk: How Professional Women Can Objectify Men (And Why Waitresses Don’t)

Fact: women are too often judged solely on their appearance, and treated differently based on how they measure up to men’s ideas of what they should look like. This much…

Mark D. White | July 15, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Like Dating Shorter Guys

This might surprise you, but I didn’t find out until recently that most women do not feel the same way as me when it comes to loving vertically challenged men.

Anna Goldfarb | June 9, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Why Women Prefer Bad Boys

A new study done at the University of British Columbia may explain our penchant for bad boys. No, it’s not because they treat us like crap. Phew, that theory has…

Ami Angelowicz | May 25, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Guys Are More Into Our Hair Than Our Boobs

Forget about your outfit, your makeup, or your breasts. A new survey done by Pantene found that dudes are pretty much obsessed with our hair. About three-fourths of men…

Ami Angelowicz | February 11, 2011 - 6:00 pm

How Do You Know You Really Like Someone?

One of the things I’ve been thinking about during this drinking/dating/sex sabbatical of mine is how you know you actually like someone. I’ve come to realize that in addition to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 31, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Dater X: Feeling Attracted To Someone Who Isn’t That Attractive

What I’m about to say isn’t going to make you love me. It isn’t PC, and it certainly wouldn’t get high marks from the judges in a beauty pageant question…

Dater X | December 7, 2010 - 4:30 pm

How To Get A Man’s Attention

Here’s the scenario: you meet a new guy and within the first 10 seconds you know whether you’re attracted to each other or not. Happens all the time, right? But…

Wendy Atterberry | November 29, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Research Says Tilt Your Head To Attract A Mate

In our relationship study of the day, researchers from University of Newcastle, Australia have discovered that attractiveness is all in the tilt of a head. OK, maybe it’s not all

Wendy Atterberry | November 23, 2010 - 2:40 pm

For One-Night Stands: Men Are Into A Hot Bod, Not A Pretty Face

Attraction is complicated – it’s about his personality, how he smiles, how he moves, and so much more. But in that first initial encounter it’s all about the face, right?

Joanne Hinkel | August 27, 2010 - 2:39 pm

Men Only Need A Millisecond To Decide They Want Us

A new study shows that dudes only need a millisecond to determine if they want a woman as a potential mate. Translation: they know if they want to sleep with…

Ami Angelowicz | June 11, 2010 - 4:20 pm
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