Posts tagged "online dating"

Would You Let OKCupid Set You Up On A Blind Date?

Most daters tend to want as much information as possible when they walk into a room to meet someone. But OKCupid is banking on the idea that information is actually…

Julie Gerstein | January 15, 2013 - 2:20 pm

The Soapbox: The Self-Righteous Bullies Of Tumblr And Their Feminist Apologists

I’d been planning to let the issue of the Nice Guys of OK Cupid blog on Tumblr slide. [NOTE: The blog has since been taken down.] It is pretty depressing from every perspective.

Ally Fogg | January 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

The Soapbox: Stop Humiliating People For Their Sex Practices Online

For as long as we’re aware of other people’s dirty bits and sexual desires, we’re aware of how funny it can be to talk about them. My niece, for instance,…

Jessica Wakeman | December 27, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Hitched: What I Miss About Being Single — And What I Don’t

People just love to get engaged at Christmastime. I imagine this is a result of a combination of factors, from feeling more family-oriented than usual (although the holidays have the…

Andrea Grimes | December 26, 2012 - 2:00 pm

3 Telltale Signs Your Online Girlfriend Is A Scam

Finding love in this post-Friendster era isn’t easy. Just ask 68-year-old University of North Carolina physics and astronomy professor Paul Frampton, who was recently sentenced to five years of house…

Cracked | December 2, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Think I’ve Figured The Allure Of Online Dating Out

Last night, I did something I thought I’d never do again, especially not on a random Monday evening: I reactivated my online dating profile.

I looked at the…

Jessica Wakeman | October 23, 2012 - 2:00 pm

True Story: I Dated An Ex-Pickup Artist

Rare is the woman whose adventures in dating — scratch that, in living — have kept her from a brush with a pickup artist. I guess I’ve got the equivalent…

Jessica Wakeman | October 8, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Crazy Cat Ladies (And Dudes) Rejoice! There’s A Dating Site For Us!

Are most things in your house covered in fur? Do you have intense personal conversations with your cats? Are you single? Then maybe you should try the Purrsonals, an online…

Julie Gerstein | September 27, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Dealbreaker: He Wore Three Condoms

I am a woman 33 years of age who practices safe sex. But it wasn’t always that way. As a woman of 19, 20 and 21, I was in no…

Sara Barron | September 24, 2012 - 12:00 pm

12 Online Dates I’m Really Glad I Didn’t Go On

Happy National Unmarried and Single Americans Week! It’s a real holiday. Yes, it is! It’s a week for singles and unmarrieds to celebrate themselves, to flaunt their status and feel…

Ami Angelowicz | September 20, 2012 - 11:00 am

Reasons I Have Rejected Guys Based On Their OKCupid Profiles

Mentions morals he inherited from his grandfather in first five sentences. Even if your grandfather is dead, it is still very unsexy to mention that basically you don’t believe in women’s…

Pop Sugar | September 16, 2012 - 11:30 am

I Want To Go To There: The Adopt-A-Guy Boutique In Paris

Um. I heard Paris and eligible bachelors. I don’t really need to hear anything further. But I’m still listening. The Adopt-A-Guy Boutique is a “high-end shopping experience for women searching…

Ami Angelowicz | September 14, 2012 - 12:40 pm

13-Year-Old Girl Drives 700 Miles To Meet Online Beau

A missing 13-year-old girl has been found safe, though 700 miles away from home. It turns out the Texas teen had gotten into an argument with her parents about a…

Newser | September 10, 2012 - 2:50 pm

Girl Talk: Don’t Try To Understand Me, Just Love Me

After a four year hiatus from online dating, for a number of reasons, I was ready to give it a shot again. The most important being: I think you get…

Ami Angelowicz | August 7, 2012 - 12:00 pm

5 Things Guys Need To Stop Doing If They Want To Have Better Luck Online

Kicking and screaming, dragging my feet all the way, after more than four years offline, I finally joined an online dating site. I was trying to avoid it, but I…

Ami Angelowicz | July 25, 2012 - 1:00 pm

James Holmes Had A Profile

And, considering it has been sent to me, like, 10 times today, I suppose I should write about it, even though every time I try and think of an annnngle

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 23, 2012 - 11:40 am

Are You Sabotaging Your Online Dating Activity?

In the golden age of technology, online and mobile dating has become a prominent way to connect with new people. With an estimated 40 billion singles online, it has never been easier… | July 15, 2012 - 1:30 pm

How To Hook Him With That First Email

Internet dating: isn’t it fun?  It can be if know how to have fun with it.  Don’t just  sit back and wait for people to contact you.  If you are… | July 13, 2012 - 3:50 pm

I Will Find My Next Boyfriend Through Juggalos On OKCupid

For a second, I was almost like, “Man, these OK Cupid profiles of Juggalos are too sad to even post.” And then I was like, “Wait! Actually, I’m a terrible…

Julie Gerstein | July 10, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Dealbreaker: He Lied About His Height

In the summer of 2006, after having recently endured a breakup, I decided to bite the bullet, finally hopping on the online dating bandwagon. I chose Nerve as the site,…

Sara Barron | July 9, 2012 - 12:00 pm
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