Posts tagged "romance"

The eBook You Never Knew You Never Wanted: Rep. Michele Bachmann Erotica

Though Sarah Palin can see Russia from her house, it is Tea Party darling Rep. Michele Bachmann who’s cast off into the northern country’s snowy forest in this summer’s smoldering romance…

Sarah Gray | May 23, 2013 - 9:20 am

11 Romantic Moves From Celebs Us Mortals Can Use, Too

Johnny Depp gave Amber Heard her own beach on his island.
Brad Pitt filled Angelina with genetically perfect babies and then gifted her with a ring he helped design.
Jennifer Lopez’s boy toy…

Jessica Wakeman | February 14, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Hitched: Valentine’s Day, Wedding Day, What About All The Other Days?

You can read wedding magazines, and wedding blogs, and wedding everything, but you’ll almost never turn the page and see the marriage. Everything stops in a last, beautiful moment, blurred…

Andrea Grimes | February 13, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: How “Reality Bites” Completely Screwed Up My Perception Of Dating And Relationships

I saw “Reality Bites” at a seminal point in my life. I had recently graduated from college and simultaneously just realized that nothing in the world was the way I thought…

Anna David | August 28, 2012 - 2:00 pm

8 Reasons To Show Your Online Dating Profile To Your Friends

Real talk: a lot of people are really bad at selling themselves online dating. Have you seen OK Cupid Enemies? Have you read Annals Of Online Dating? From their profile…

Jessica Wakeman | June 25, 2012 - 10:00 am

4 “Romantic” Gifts I Would Rather Buy For Myself

Last Friday, the weather was so lovely that I decided to walk home from work. On my way, I stopped by a deli and bought a big bunch of beautiful…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 23, 2012 - 10:00 am

Dr. Drew Is Mansplaining Your Sexual Desires For You, “50 Shades Of Grey” Fans

Dr. Drew Pinsky is utterly clueless about about bondage, dominance, and sadomascochism in relationships and has no business discussing them on national television. That is my conclusion after seeing Dr.

Jessica Wakeman | March 14, 2012 - 9:20 am

11 Niche Dating Sites You Didn’t Know You Needed

Now that Valentine’s Day has passed, it’s time to look forward, to shed past heartache and focus on finding someone special this year. Maybe you’ve tried online dating? But perhaps…

Julie Gerstein | February 16, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Dream On: 14 Unbelievable Onscreen Couples

Call it the “Knocked Up” syndrome — when an attractive actress is romantically paired onscreen with a guy she’d never give a second thought to — but Hollywood has made…

Julie Gerstein | February 6, 2012 - 3:00 pm

The Top 10 Romantic Things To Do When Living Together

Relationships are a little like glaciers; under various pressures, they’re always moving and changing, gathering all sorts of debris. But after some time, they move so slowly, it’s easy to…

Ask Men | February 5, 2012 - 2:30 pm

Etsy Spotlight: 10 Cheeky Valentine’s Day Cards

Want to give a Valentine’s Day card to your partner, lover, or BFF, but aren’t really into the Hallmark vibe? If irreverent and sarcastic expressions of love are more your…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 3, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: What Do Men Think About Valentine’s Day?

Confession? I love Valentine’s Day. I know it’s not cool to admit, but I’m a big soppy romantic at heart. Any day devoted to chocolates, flowers and other showy displays…

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2012 - 10:00 am

I Suggest We Kiss And Gaze … I Eagerly Await Your Candid Reply

Romance would be so much easier if we could get straight to the point, couldn’t we? []…

Jessica Wakeman | December 13, 2011 - 11:40 am

The 50 Creepiest Pieces Of Romance Advice Ever Published

Sorry, single people, this week’s column is for lovers only. Now that those lonely people are gone, hold that lover close and enjoy 50 highlights from three romantic books that…

Cracked | October 29, 2011 - 1:30 pm

Your 10 Best “How My Parents Met” Stories

Last week, we shared the stories of how our parents met. From Ami’s parents — who met at summer camp — to Kate’s mom and dad — who bonded over…

Julie Gerstein | August 8, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Mind Of Man: The Most Romantic Part Of Romance

Romance is project management. All successful romantic gestures are the result of one person observing, plotting and executing a plan. Sometimes the plan is big and bold like a prison…

John DeVore | August 3, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Dating Dos: Please, These 5 Romantic Gestures Need To Stay!

Romance is dead.

That’s the consensus you could draw from five minutes on the dating scene. Instead of butterflies, hormones seem to be driving our coupling up. That…

Jessica Wakeman | July 28, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Stupidity Digest: 1516 Ways To Kill The Romance

Romance is a source of mystery for most men. You try to open the door for a woman and she tells you she’s not coming into the men’s room. You…

Cracked | July 17, 2011 - 12:30 pm

7 Romantic Gestures That Make Women Swoon (Guys, Take Note!)

Last week, I posted a poll about the romantic gestures that would actually make you swoon. While you voted in the thousands — with a surprise trip getting the most…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2011 - 12:00 pm