Posts tagged "singles"

Single People Kick Butt

Couples always seem to catch a lucky break over Valentine’s Day. They can’t just be happy to have someone to spend the day with. No! That’s not enough for couples;…

Persia Ali | February 10, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Why It’s Better Not To Have A Valentine

Sometime when I wasn’t looking, Valentine’s Day metamorphosed from a C-list kids’ holiday, with pink and red candy and construction-paper hearts, into an extravaganza. The regular-person equivalent of Oscar Night,… | February 10, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Going On A Manhunt: On the Prowl In The ’80s

I’ve been single so long, I was starting to think I’m do everything wrong…that is until I watched this totally ’80s dating video, “Going On A Manhunt,” brought…

Simcha | December 17, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Dating Drama: Why I’m Happy To Be Single (For Now)

Not long ago, I had a boyfriend. Now, I’m single. Again. I’d been feeling like my relationship wasn’t working for a while, but that hasn’t made the breakup any easier.

Rachel Kramer Bussel | December 15, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Fight Single Blues This Holiday

The December holidays are a time of romance and sex, right? Whimsical jewelry commercials, love-themed Christmas songs and invitations on pretty paper to parties for “you and a guest” all… | December 8, 2008 - 6:30 pm

The 10 Strangest Things About Being Suddenly Single

So I’ve concluded week two of being “on a break” from my relationship. Newsflash: It still sucks. So far, I’ve progressed from the “so damned depressed I may never emerge…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 29, 2008 - 3:00 pm

8 Ways To Celebrate National Singles And Unmarrieds Week

Party girl alert: It’s National Singles and Unmarrieds Week! While the title seems redundant, the need to celebrate never is. After all, being a free agent is totally awesome for…

Simcha | September 26, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Britney Spears Is A Womanizer, Bitch

Color me excited! Britney Spears new single, “Womanizer”, is here! I love it, of course. Don’t judge.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 26, 2008 - 11:00 am

If You’re Really Into Recycling

There are online dating sites geared toward practically any highly specific interest out there, and since people are all about being green, it should be no surprise that there are…

Catherine Strawn | August 15, 2008 - 4:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Beijing’s Fashion Dress Code And Problems With Being Single

Beijing residents got a style guide covering what to where during the Olympics. Not allowed: white socks with black leather shoes, and wearing pajamas to visit neighbors. [AP via The

Catherine Strawn | August 1, 2008 - 11:30 am

The Daily Squeeze: Loud Music, Women’s Restrooms, And Unmarried Americans

Loud music seems to cause people to drink more, faster. [EurekAlert!]…

Catherine Strawn | July 21, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Top Ten Best Things About Being Single & Independent

In honor of Independence Day, we asked around for the best things about being single and independent. Here’s the top ten!

“Kissing total…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 3, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Jessica Simpson Goes A Little Bit Country

Jessica Simpson has been hard at work on a country album for the last year and her new single, “Come On Over”, was just leaked. Check it out here and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 28, 2008 - 10:30 am

Heidi Fleiss Airs Her Dirty Laundry

Being a single gal is fun and can even allow you to get a little extra freaky! But sometimes the pendulum swings the other way — not knowing where your…

Simcha | May 19, 2008 - 6:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Successfully Quit Smoking, See Elijah Wood Covered In Spaghetti, And More

Women who attempted to quit smoking before hitting the ovulation part of their cycle were more likely to smoke again than those trying to quit at other times. [BBC]…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Happy Black Day!

Think we have too many lame romantic holidays in the U.S.? Don’t visit South Korea. There, marketers have cooked up even more days to make single people feel bad about…

Catherine Strawn | April 14, 2008 - 6:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Marilyn Monroe On Her Knees, Guy Ritchie’s Diet, And Married Couples

A sex tape featuring Marilyn Monroe giving an unidentified man a blow job has been sold to a New York businessman for $1.5 million. Back in the ’60s, then-FBI Director…

Catherine Strawn | April 14, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Where The Boys At? Um, Not On The East Coast

It looks like I’m living in the wrong city — and there is little to no chance I will be moving to LA…ever. Oh well, at least single people are…

Catherine Strawn | April 2, 2008 - 4:00 pm

High Blood Pressure And Marriage

Do you remember that Sex and the City episode where Samantha’s doctor tells her she might have developed breast cancer because of her “lifestyle choices” (being single and childless). Well,…

Catherine Strawn | March 20, 2008 - 2:00 pm

6 Easy Ways To Get Your Sexy Back Post-Breakup

Breakin’ up is hard to do, and like any other natural disaster, the aftermath is awful. You just don’t know what to do with your wreckage, but you gotta get…

Simcha | March 18, 2008 - 5:30 pm