Posts tagged "public displays of affection"

Confession: I Don’t Wanna Hold Your Hand

Yesterday, I came across an article on Elite Daily titled "8 Scientific And Romantic Reasons Why We Love Holding Hands." "Ew. Gross. Blech," I said to myself. It occurred to me that this was probably not the reaction other people had upon seeing this article. Probably other people who are not terrible curmudgeons said to…

By: Robyn Pennacchia / January 23, 2015

The Don’ts Of PDA

Several times over the past couple weeks, I've ridden the subway with a couple that kisses very loudly while they ride the train to work. I've had to stand next to them, inches away, while they "smack," "smack," "smack"-ed each other's lips over and over again. They must have kissed 15 times in the time…

By: Catherine Strawn / November 6, 2008

Slideshow: Political PDA!

With all the hullabaloo over Barack and Michelle Obama's much watched fist-bump on Tuesday, we started thinking about how it compared to other political public displays of affection. Who could forget the never-ending kiss at the Democratic National Convention between Al and Tipper Gore? Some people are still holding back their lunch. Republican Presidential nominee…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 6, 2008