Posts tagged "hookups"

Millennials Are Still Obsessed With Hookups, So Now There Are College Classes On Dating

It seems that we’re still not done collectively discussing the fact that millennials are bad at relationships and obsessed with hooking up. Apparently, this issue is so baffling that the Aspen Ideas Festival hosted a panel to talk about it. This wouldn’t be much of a shocker, but on top of it, the hoopla over the topic…

By: Claire Hannum / July 4, 2014

Happy Horny Holidays: Ugly Christmas Sweaters Might Actually Get You Laid

HO! HO! HO!  Elfowicz here (that’s my Christmas persona) to deliver some good news. In honor of the impending, almost holiday season, Trojan condoms conducted a poll to find out what kind of cheer co-workers were spreading at their company Christmas parties. (Yes, cheer meaning SEX.) Since yours should be happening this week or next…

By: Ami Angelowicz / December 4, 2013

This Contest Has Named Britain’s Horniest Student And I Feel Weird About It

Shag At Uni, “the UK’s naughtiest student hook-up site,” has named a winner in their contest to find Britain’s Horniest Student. Twenty-year-old Elina Desaine is a computer science student at the University of Exeter and is so horny she’s unsure of how many people she’s slept with, or of many of their names. She kee…

By: Claire Hannum / November 17, 2013

A New Study Says “Hookup Culture” Is A Myth

You know the whole hookup culture of casual sex that’s so prevalent on college campuses? Turns out, it’s not so prevalent. Or at least, no more prevalent than in an earlier generation, a new study suggests. The key stat: About one-third of college students have had more than one sexual partner in the last year—the…

By: Newser / August 13, 2013

The 7 Most Overrated Places To Have Sex

In a recent study conducted by British car manufacturer, BBA Reman, 49% of people admitted to having sex in a car at some point in their lifetime. I thought that number was surprisingly low. Despite the complications the limited space presents, sex in cars is everywhere. Movies, TV shows, music videos — if there i…

By: College Candy / August 4, 2013

Today’s Lady News: With “Bang With Friends,” The Virtual World Tries To Create Actual Hookups

Want to see if there’s mutual lust between you and your Facebook friends?  There’s an app for that: Bang With Friends. Slate wants to know if an app created by the male-dominated tech industry will be used by women. [Slate]
France’s National Agency for the Safety of Drugs and Health pulled an acne…

By: Sarah Gray / January 30, 2013

4 (Other) Reasons Not To Hook Up At The Holiday Party

Just in time to shit on holiday hookup season, The Sun has a feature about the young, hot and hip, dressed in their Christmas best, who have a “dark secret.” “Although they look fresh and fabulous, each one of them [has had] a sexually transmitted infection,” the piece warns.

Womp womp. Just i…

By: Ami Angelowicz / December 10, 2012

8 Reasons Halloween Hookups Are Different

Halloween is an interesting night for hookups with its own peculiar array of pros and cons. One Hallow’s Eve back in my 20s, I remember having this realization as I made out with a guy at a party. He was dressed as Frankenstein. I’ve never gotten green greasepaint makeup all over myself while making out

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 12, 2012

8 Guys You Should/Shouldn’t Hook Up With At The Company Christmas Party

Holiday parties are like the highlight of the work year. You get to wear a cocktail dress, drink on your company’s dime, and take advantage of your annual get-out-of-embarrassment free card. On a good night, that includes busting out some dance moves, eating your fill of mini quiche, and getting just sloshed enough to make…

By: Ami Angelowicz / December 6, 2011

Making Out With Strangers

First of all, I just have to say that I am not the kind of girl that makes out with strangers. Whatever kind of girl that is.

On a Tuesday morning in late February, I took this particular train to a job interview in Camden. And in black stilettos and a waistcoat that displayed…

By: DivineCaroline.com / January 2, 2010

They Dated?!: Hollywood’s Oddest Hookups

In her autobiography, Cloris Leachman brags about bumping uglies with Gene Hackman. “As we moved into the main course, it was as if a cosmic wind enveloped us. Some giant space magnet was pulling us together. We didn’t finish the meal. We went upstairs, flew into bed and made love. It was epic… I remember…

By: Simcha / April 1, 2009

John Mayer Swings Three Ways: Straight, Gay, And Annoying Blogger

So, apparently John Mayer and gossip blogger Perez Hilton made out. Though we suppose that isn’t that much more “huh?!” than being in a serious relationship with Jessica Simpson for a year. [Perez Hilton]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 3, 2008