Posts tagged "modern love"

Occupy Modern Love

Dozens of protesters gathered outside The New York Times building on Eighth Avenue last night to protest the no-comment policy of the newspaper’s weekly Modern Love column.


Devorah Blachor | July 8, 2014 - 2:00 pm

The Most Common Relationship Issues According To The Editor Of The New York Times’ “Modern Love”

“There are broad subjects with a lot of areas to explore, but what I continually get is stories about Facebook during midlife marriage stress. People in their thirties, forties, fifties,…

Ami Angelowicz | January 20, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Modern Love Tackles One Woman’s Spanking Fetish

The New York Times Style section usually emits more groans from me than cheers. Remember that piece about how bangs are “in”? And how women wear dresses? So I was…

Jessica Wakeman | November 9, 2012 - 4:20 pm

The Dangers Of Dating Someone You Feel “Meh” About

You know when your friend gets a boyfriend, and for whatever reason, you know it’s not a good idea and that it’s not going to work out? And you say “I dunno,…

Chiara Atik | April 3, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Do I Really Need To Know Why He Dumped Me?

I probably could have written the Modern Love essay, Exit Left, Wordlessly, in this past Sunday’s New York Times. Not that I could have penned it better than writer Aimee Lee…

Ami Angelowicz | January 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Would You Date Someone With A Terminal Illness?

What if you found out the man (or woman) of your dreams was dying of an incurable illness? Would you stay, or would you go? This weekend the New York

Julie Gerstein | August 30, 2010 - 8:00 pm

“Modern Love Revenge” Proves There Are Always Two Sides To Every Story

If you’re like me, the first thing you do every Sunday morning is check the “Modern Love” column in the New York Times—a collection of first person essays about love…

Ami Angelowicz | October 30, 2009 - 11:00 am

Could You Ever Get Past Hearing “I Don’t Love You Anymore?”

One of the big bombshells my ex dropped the day he decided he needed a break was, “I don’t know that we’re in love anymore.” I didn’t buy it. I…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 3, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why EChem is Just Not Enough

I heart words and communication. This includes emails, text messages, Gchat, Blackberry Messenger, iChat — the works. I am a sucker for a well-crafted email or a witty text message.

Ami Angelowicz | July 22, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Modern Love, From Newspaper Column To TV Show

The New York TimesModern Love column is something many simply adore — and others love to hate. Each week, readers learn intimate details about someone else’s relationship, and sometimes…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Love 101: When An Angelina Arrives

Every woman I know can share some anecdote regarding that gorgeous female “friend” her boyfriend annoyingly adores. It’s just inevitable. The minute you settle down with the Brad of your…

Erin Flaherty | December 14, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Real Chick Lit: What Shamu Taught Me About Not Being An Annoying Nag

One of the things you learn very quickly in a relationship is that people have really annoying habits. This becomes especially apparent when you move in with someone and suddenly…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 15, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Poll: Would You Date A Guy Who Had A Kid?

The “Modern Love” column in this Sunday’s New York Times was about a woman who dates a musician who has a kid with a woman he briefly dated. The guy…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 28, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Feature: A Not-So-Innocent E-mail Affair

When I think of virtual reality, I think of those goofy Star Trek-looking visor/headsets that people thought would transport them to their ultimate fantasy world back in the early ’90s.

Anonymous | March 31, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Falling In Love On The A Train

The whole Patrick Moberg, thing really got our hopes up about the possibility of meeting someone on public transportation. It would be such a good use of time since…

Catherine Strawn | December 19, 2007 - 3:25 pm

NY Subway Dreamgirl: The Epilogue

You know a “New York Tale of Hipster Love” has gone mainstream when Diane Sawyer is cooing about it on Good Morning America. Patrick Moberg, the author and illustrator behind…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 5, 2007 - 6:53 pm

Missed Connection Notice Sweet or Scary?

Guy sees dream girl on subway, guy misses opportunity to woo dream girl, guy posts adorable doodle on internet with his phone number. We would be skeeved out by the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 5, 2007 - 5:14 pm