Posts tagged "public proposals"

Guy Stages An Entire Faux Wedding To Propose To His Girlfriend

I still feel like 99 percent of public proposals are awkward and self-centered, but this one gets a pass for all the effort that went into it. Wedding planner Jack…

Claire Hannum | September 15, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Dude Proposes To His Girlfriend With 1,001 Hot Dogs

As a rule, I am not a fan of over-the-top public proposals, but I might have to let this one slide. A man in China proposed to his girlfriend with…

Claire Hannum | August 21, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Guy Proposes With “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” Music Video That He Filmed Over 4 Years Of Dating

Jack Hyer didn’t get the first memo, or the second memo, that public proposals are showoff-y and cringe-inducing for everyone around you. But I’ll forgive Jack, because he’s been traveling…

Jessica Wakeman | May 23, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Awkward “Today” Show Fiancee Swears She Really Was Happy To Be Proposed To On Live TV, Really

“It was so amazing to be proposed to on live TV!  … I had no idea the “interview” was actually a planned, surprise on-air proposal, hence my shock. The element of…

Jessica Wakeman | October 28, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Frisky Rant: Your Public Marriage Proposal Isn’t About Love, It’s About Your Need for Attention

What is it with viral proposals? Every day there’s another one splashed across my Facebook feed – a flashmob proposal, a concert proposal, a fake airplane crash proposal, a proposal…

Rachel Brisk | October 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Proof That Public Proposals Aren’t Always The Best Idea

A public marriage proposal may have worked out well for Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, but it’s a stunt that should always be approached with caution. Timing and location are everything as…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 24, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Nothing Says Romance Like A Proposal In The Home Depot Lumber Aisle … But This Is Really Cute!

Okay, so we’re not always the biggest fans of public marriage proposals. Sometimes they’re just kinda awkward! And, let’s be real, the lumber aisle of Home Depot sounds like the…

Jessica Wakeman | September 13, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Hitched: Your Elaborately Planned Public Marriage Proposal Is Awkward For Everyone

If you are currently in the process of planning an elaborate and public marriage proposal to your intended, please consider not doing that, not doing that even for a minute,…

Andrea Grimes | May 31, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Where Did Public Proposals Come From?

Out of all the women who got engaged last year and posted themselves on, 43 percent received a public proposal, ranging from the guy who filmed a movie trailer

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 22, 2011 - 1:20 pm