Posts tagged "dealbreakers"

Dater X: I Want To Believe

Another Friday, another first date. If only I seemed to be getting any better at these things.
I never heard from Peter after last week’s awkward, smoochless compliment-fest, which was…

Dater X 3.0 | October 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm

10 First Date Dealbreakers We Can All Agree On

Ahh, the nerve-wracking first date. Rarely do we take a gamble on that guy or girl from OKCupid, meet up for drinks and find ourselves pleasantly surprised. Most times…well, most…

Katie Oldenburg | May 27, 2014 - 10:01 am

Dater X: Height Or Flight? On Ditching My Dating Dealbreaker

When it comes to dating, I have a lot of preferences. I’d prefer to end up with someone who shares my religion, my political views and my musical interests. I’d…

Dater X 2.0 | April 23, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Dater X: Owning Up To My Dating Dealbreakers

Now that I’ve been single for a couple of weeks, I’ve been upping my online dating game in hopes of meeting some eligible bachelors. I spent a solid three hours…

Dater X 2.0 | February 26, 2014 - 12:00 pm

The Moment You Knew You Could Never Screw Him Again (Illustrated In GIFs)

You can usually whittle it down to a specific moment. I’m talking about the moment when you know you can never, ever, ever fuck a guy again. It has little…

Ami Angelowicz | February 27, 2013 - 10:00 am

Girl Talk: Fine, Here’s The Real Reason I Dumped You

Inspired by #ICantDateYou trending on Twitter last week, I thought it would be fun to reveal the truth behind why I dumped some of my exes.

I’ve been dumped quite…

Kate Richlin-Zack | July 9, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 7 Ways You Can Blow It The Morning After

Dear guys and gals. Sometimes we get so focused on the night of our date that we forget about the morning after. Don’t do that. Yes, it’s still important to…

Ami Angelowicz | June 19, 2012 - 1:00 pm

15 Signs It’s Time To Walk Away

There comes a time in most relationships when you must decide to, excuse my Texan, ‘shit or get off the pot.’ Relationship milestones are no mystery. There’s the “getting to…

College Candy | June 3, 2012 - 1:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: 13 Vagina Killers

Vagina Killer (vah-ji´nah kil′ər) noun: 1. The thing that an otherwise acceptable man can do or say on a date to ensure that he will never get into your pants.

Ami Angelowicz | May 30, 2012 - 10:00 am

To Keep People From Unfriending You On Facebook, Don’t Be A Douche

Last week, we shared some of our biggest Facebook friend dealbreakers. You know, like Thou Shalt Not Post Status Updates About Your Child’s Poop. Stuff like that. This week, there’s…

Ami Angelowicz | May 2, 2012 - 8:30 am

Debate This: Is Body Odor A Reason To Break Up?

In a recent Dear Prudence column, a woman wrote in, concerned about her fiancé’s aversion to her scent. She wrote:
“Last night, a bit too much wine prompted my…

Ami Angelowicz | March 1, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Soapbox: Assorted Thoughts On That Gizmodo/OKCupid/Magic The Gathering Dating Essay

Even if you’re not a tech geek or a self-identified nerd, it’s highly possible that you’ve heard about an essay that ran on the blog Gizmodo on Monday (it’s received…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 31, 2011 - 12:00 pm

What Are Your Shopping Dealbreakers?

We talk a lot about dating dealbreakers here at the Frisky — things like neckbeards and global warming denial that can instantly end a date or even a relationship. But…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 21, 2011 - 11:20 am

The 10 Types Of Guys You Should Avoid Dating

We’re all for giving a dude a chance. Once you get past a certain age, you realize that there are no perfect men out there. You’re going to have to…

The Frisky | June 23, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Could Never Date A Man Who’s Hired A Hooker”

As a feminist, I’m on the fence about prostitution being legalized. On one hand, I do not feel that is is right or OK for a woman to just sell…

Wendy Atterberry | June 8, 2011 - 12:00 pm

25 Signs He’s Definitely Not “The One”

Spoofing infamous celebrity couples, Virgin Mobile manufactured their own celebrity duo, “Sparah” — that’s Spencer Falls and Sarah Carroll — and are looking to see just how recognizable the pair…

The Frisky | June 6, 2011 - 2:00 pm

33 Reasons I’m Still Single According To My Cell Phone

During a dry spell, we go through our man files, wondering if one of those past flings was the one who got away. And we think to ourselves, Oh, maybe

Simcha | November 9, 2010 - 3:30 pm

What Are Your First Impression Dealbreakers?

We talk a whole lot about dating dealbreakers here in the Friskyverse, but I want to chat about what makes us say, “No way!” in 30 seconds flat. Ya know,…

Ami Angelowicz | June 16, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Is Being Cheap A Dealbreaker?

Your man displays any number of great qualities: kindness, the ability to keep his mouth shut during a movie, a willingness to entertain your “does this make me look fat?”…

Lemondrop | June 6, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “His Chin Might Be A Dealbreaker”

I just started dating a guy who is really great. He’s smart, stable, has a great sense of humor, and knows how to treat me. We’ve been dating for about…

Wendy Atterberry | March 17, 2010 - 4:00 pm