breakups

How To Go Through A Sucky Breakup

Breakups suck. There’s no getting around it. Whether it’s sudden (ouch) or a long time coming (oof), breakups hurt. They’re messy, literally and figuratively. (If you’re a crier like me, there will be snot. Gross.) And breakups have a way of derailing the rest of your life — fresh out of a breakup, it seems like there’s… More »


You Can Now Donate Your Break-Up Relics To The Museum Of Broken Relationships’

Slated to open in May, the idea was inspired by the original Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagrab, Croatia, which was started in 2003 by the artists Olinka Vištica and Dražen Grubišić after the dissolution of their two year relationship. More »


Five-Year-Old Girl Analyzes Her Breakup Better Than All Of Us

Ah, breakups are in the air!

But I guarantee you aren’t as good at contemplating your situation as well as five-year-old Quinn, who was caught on camera recently wringing her hands over her most recent relationship on her way home from preschool.

Quinn explains that a really nice guy likes her,… More »


Emily Postmodern: How To Handle Yourself When Your Friends Break Up

I stole one of my favorite people in the world from an ex. They were friends first, but when we met, I knew that she was it. We immediately bonded over a love of whiskey, the United States Postal Service, and indie pop — reinforcing my idea that if this fella had such a great… More »


5 Ways To Have The Worst Breakup In History

Think your breakup is bad? Look, if I learned anything from writing It Ended  Badly: 13 of The Worst Breakups in History it’s that no matter how bad your breakup feels, it’s probably a five out of 10 on the horrible scale. But don’t despair! You can make it worse! In fact, you can make your relationship’s implosion one that goes down… More »


You Can Now Hire A “Social Media Breakup Coordinator” To Help You Move On Post Split

Technology has changed not only the way we date but also the way we break up. Luckily, there’s someone who can help you declutter your social media when the romance goes south.

Caroline Sinders is offering up her services as a “Social Media Break Up Coordinator” for just $10 a day. Sinders is a researcher, photographer, and digital… More »


Finding A Breakup’s Silver Lining

Breakups suck. Let’s not beat around the bush. There’s pain, anguish, anxiety, and fear. A major part of your life has been removed, and your overall system has been shocked. Read more at Ask Men…More »


“Never Liked It Anyway” Will Resell That Crap From Your Ex And Help You Get Back Out There, You Minx

This is lowkey brilliant. More »


Dater X: Life Support

It’s been a hell of a week. More »


Justin Bieber Is Still “Healing” After Selena Breakup, Has Terrible Hair

Justin Bieber explained why he’s not in a relationship right now, and this is actually shocking, but it has nothing to do with his new haircut. What is on his head? Is that even technically a haircut, inasmuch as haircuts are generally, like, intentionally styled? I mean, maybe he did cut his hair.More »


WTF: Miss Piggy And Kermit Are Officially Over

Nothing is sacred, even the love of a puppet pig and her puppet frog prince. More »


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

Things were going great! Until… More »


This Lovely Video Offers A Tender Look At Life And Grief

Who knew a video about balls of yarn could be so emotional? More »


Relive Your Messy Past At The Museum Of Broken Relationships

Want all the objects that remind your of a tumultuous past relationship preserved for all to see? It’s not like you want to keep that stuff around to torture you, right? The Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb, Croatia will gladly take it off your hands for you. Founded by two exes, artists Olinka Vištica and Dražen Grubišić, the museum encourages viewers… More »


Carrie Bradshaw’s Worst Boyfriend Berger Recreates His Lame Breakup Post-It

My favorite moment in “Sex And The City” is when shit-head writer Berger dumps Carrie via Post-It Note. This is not because anyone deserves that ending, but rather because Carrie is legitimately the worst. Anyway! Cosmo found actor Ron Livingston at Sundance this weekend, promoting his new movie “The End Of The Tour,” More »


Gift Guide: For The Recently Dumped

Break-ups are tough enough as it is, but a heartbreak during the holiday season is particularly excruciating. Nobody wants to be surrounded by gushy holiday cheer bullshit when their heart is torn in two. Here’s what to buy for that fantastic, talented, loving, newly single friend of yours who deserves way better than her ex… More »


Nothing Says “Bye Bye Bye” Like A Singing And Dancing Flash Mob

Flash mobs — aka huge gatherings of people singing and dancing in unison with the purpose of expressing some intimate sentiment in a public, attention-grabbing way — pretty much jumped the shark when one appeared at the end of that Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis movie, “Friends With Benefits.” But flash mob breakups? Now that’s… More »


Woman Gets Dumped, Spends An Entire Week In KFC To Cope

Everybody needs a little KFC, am I right? A lovesick 26-year-old woman sought comfort in fried food at KFC after breaking up with her boyfriend (we’ve all been there, girl!). The next step of the grieving process usually involves ice cream, sad movies, and sometimes a bottle or two of wine, but Tan Shen, from… More »


Life After Dating: Moving On From The Past

Yesterday, while I was getting ready to go to CostCo with my boyfriend, Michael, I told him a story a friend had told me about how much her dad hated her grandfather. I said, “I wonder what it’s like to have parents who you really deep-down hate.” Then I paused and thought about it, and… More »


Girl Talk: On Dating Down

The first man I ever fell in love with was eight years older than me. He was on probation for stealing a video game, and his fingertips smelled like cigarettes and shellfish, having spent most evenings washing dishes at a seafood restaurant. At one point, he kept going to work even though his boss had… More »


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