Comedian Willie Lynch, Jr. Publicly Threatens Female Comic Who Didn’t Want To Date Him

Yes, that is how women end up missing or dead, and no, that’s not very funny.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 14, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Make It Stop: “How Do I Clear The Air After I Told My Friend I Liked Him And He Rejected Me?”

I told my friend I liked him, and now things are….dicey.

Anna Goldfarb | June 19, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Asshole Sets Woman’s House On Fire For Rejecting His Advances On Facebook

James Graham, a 37-year-old man from Kentucky, has been indicted on several charges after, police say, he set fire to a woman’s house because she rejected his advances on Facebook.

Robyn Pennacchia | December 23, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Dating Don’ts: How To Handle Rejection In Dating

Like conducting a job search, online dating is an exercise in patience, compatibility, and, sometimes, rejection. It’s not romantic, but to a certain degree, the search for a suitable partner…

Megan Reynolds | July 29, 2014 - 1:00 pm

How To Handle Rejection Like A Pro

No one likes rejection (duh!), but it happens to the best of us. And everyone has their own way of dealing with it. From denial to getting sassy, here are…

Pop Sugar | July 11, 2013 - 12:50 pm

Girl Talk: It Says A Lot About A Man If He Can’t Handle Rejection

The older I get, the better I become at listening to what my intuition is telling me. I haven’t always been able to read when something is “off” with a…

Jessica Wakeman | June 18, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Ask Me Out On A Damn Date

Hello there. You. Yes, you! I have something I would like to talk to you about.

It’s come up a couple of times recently and it’s gotten so…

Jessica Wakeman | February 18, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Dater X: Why Does Rejection Make Us So Angry?

I looked at his profile before I read the email he sent—a rookie online dating mistake. The guy in the photos looked highly attractive—green eyes, a shaved head, a strong,…

Dater X | October 5, 2010 - 3:00 pm

How To Properly Tell Someone You’re Not Interested In A Second Date

Someone at the New York Times must be reading The Frisky, because Sunday’s “Social Q’s” column responded to a question that Amelia addressed last week. Reader Nick wrote:

Catherine Strawn | April 27, 2009 - 7:00 pm