Posts tagged "marriage"

How To Tell If Someone Is “The Marrying Type” (According To Science)

There’s more to being ready to be in a committed relationship than a combination of emotional preparedness and luck: it turns out that there are certain traits that can predict…

Jessica Wakeman | March 16, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Most Couples Have Slept With Their Weddings Guests

Our open mindedness to friends-with-benefits lifestyles is coming around, once again, to bite us in the bum. A new study reveals that 60 percent of newlyweds have slept with at least two…

College Candy | March 15, 2014 - 11:30 am

“Princeton Mom” Appears On “Today,” Offers A Wide Variety Of Archaic Bullshit Advice For Women

Susan Patton gained attention and the moniker “Princeton Mom” nearly a year ago, when the Daily Princetonian published a letter to the editor from the Class of ’77 grad called, “Advice For

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 11, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Support For Gay Marriage Is Higher Than Ever

After the recent news that Arizona could possibly be making a law that would make it legal to refuse service to gays, you might think that our country hasn’t made much progress… | March 8, 2014 - 3:30 pm

The Emotional Lifecycle Of A Bridesmaid (In GIFs!)

This summer, I’ll have the pleasure of standing by my good girlfriend’s side as a trusty bridesmaid while she says “I do” to the man of her dreams. This isn’t…

Katie Oldenburg | March 7, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Tired Of People Asking When You’re Going To Get Married And Have Kids? Get A Mannequin Family!

In a move I can only call brilliant, Starz Entertainment Group art director Suzanne Heintz shunned the traditional marriage and family life in favor of something far more unconventional. For…

Ami Angelowicz | March 6, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Study: When The Rich Marry Each Other, It’s Bad For The 99 Percent

Forget about marrying rich if you’re not rich already: a new study as found that the tendency to choose a spouse with the same income or education level has increased…

Claire Hannum | February 28, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Single Ladies, Here Are 11 Exciting Things To Plan (That Aren’t A Wedding)

According to a new survey published in the Daily Mail, women are spending an awful lot of time planning their weddings…before they even have a groom lined up. Out of …

Ami Angelowicz | February 28, 2014 - 11:00 am

How To Have A Happy Marriage According To Frank & Claire Underwood From “House Of Cards” (Spoiler Alert!)

It’s official. Frank and Claire Underwood are officially my favorite married couple currently on TV. “House of Cards”‘ calculating vice president (played by Kevin Spacey) and his powerful and beautiful…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 18, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Lasting Celebrity Romances Do Exist: Here, Oprah Proves It

When Amy Poehler and Will Arnett called it quits, I was totally bummed. When Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel were dunzo, I despaired. Don’t even get me started on Britney and…

Claire Hannum | February 13, 2014 - 6:00 pm

True Story: I Married My Gay Best Friend

After my traditional engagement to my high school sweetheart fell apart, I was faced with the prospect of another devastating loss: the deportation of my best friend Emir. Desperate to

Liza Monroy | February 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm

My “Perfect” Marriage Date Is Apparently In 11 Months And 29 Days

Save the date! According to a new app from TIME, my ideal marriage date is in 11 months and 29 days, which means that unless I want to be a sad, single,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 12, 2014 - 11:00 am

New Study Says My Marriage Is Almost Perfect!

A new study of 2,000 adults has determined the best husband and wife names. has ranked these names by the positive virtues associated with each name. The theory being,…

Sophie Leon | February 10, 2014 - 2:30 pm

The Soapbox: For The Most Feminist Marriage On TV, Look To Denmark’s Drama “Borgen”

Realistic marriages have little real estate on television, and feminist marriages even less. “Mad Men” and “The Sopranos” were studies of estrangement; “Breaking Bad” of spousal abuse. On “Friends,” marriage…

Janet Manley | January 31, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Republican Politician Cites Bible, Writes That Wives Should Submit To Husbands

Last month, Republican Representative Steve Pearce of New Mexico published a memoir in which he wrote about his Biblical belief that a wife should “submit” to her husband as…

Jessica Wakeman | January 22, 2014 - 6:30 pm

4 Harsh Conversations You Should Have Before Getting Married

Everyone seems to have a pretty good idea of what marriage is like right up until the honeymoon anesthesia wears off and they can start to feel life’s groin shots…

Cracked | January 20, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Jennifer Lopez Doesn’t Like Being Single

“I’m one of those people who does not like to be alone. I have no shame saying that at this point in my life. I think we have to own…

Claire Hannum | January 16, 2014 - 2:20 pm

The Soapbox: I Kept My “Maiden Name,” Deal With It

It started innocently enough at the mailbox.

I reached in and pulled out the usual bills, Victoria’s Secret catalogs, and fliers for the local pizza joint. Because it…

Jessica Wakeman | January 13, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Dater X: My Cheating Ex-Boyfriend Got Married

“Any Patrick Bateman news?” I jokingly asked my friends Rick and Beth.

“Last time I heard anything about Patrick Bateman was right before his wedding,” said Rick.

Dater X 2.0 | January 8, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Candace Cameron Bure — That’s DJ Tanner From “Full House” — Is Submissive To Her Husband

We know that Hollywood’s Cameron family, Candace Cameron Bure, who was on “Full House,” and Kirk Cameron, who was on “Growing Pains,” are both evangelical Christians. So it doesn’t surprise…

Jessica Wakeman | January 7, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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