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Public Displays of Affection

Hugging Etiquette: The Dos and Don'ts of Showing Affection In the Workplace

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 02.18.2015 | Business
Jacqueline Whitmore

Hugging and touching someone, especially in a business setting, can oftentimes be misconstrued and lead to controversy or confusion. Before you go in for the big hug, consider the following seven tips.

Love Me, but Love Me Not

Sabhanaz Rashid Diya | Posted 02.16.2015 | World
Sabhanaz Rashid Diya

Love is a popular concept in urban Bangladesh. Influenced by Hollywood chic flicks and sleazy Bollywood dance numbers, our young couples are eager to go out. As a culture however, public displays of affection are strict no-goes.

Is Gay Okay...In Public? Whisper's LGBT Community Reveal The Truth About PDA

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 09.24.2014 | Gay Voices

In May, ESPN captured Michael Sam's emotional reaction after learning he'd become the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL. Photos and v...

Robin Williams Hugged Me Today

Rhonda Britten | Posted 10.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Britten

The world is tough enough. The world is hard enough. Hug the people you love today. Hug the people you work with today. Just hug one another. Let's take care of one another. It may be the thing that saves us.

Celebrity Couples Enjoy Major PDA Moments

Posted 09.04.2013 | Celebrity

Every now and then, the stars align and a celebrity couple will get caught in a moment of passion. It may happen at the U.S. Open or on the red ca...

Couples Protest Shopping Mall That Booted Gay Men For Kissing

Roseville Patch | Robyn Eifertsen | Posted 03.11.2013 | Gay Voices

Staking a claim for diverse public displays of affection, approximately 250 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) couples and supporters gathe...

Why Your Kids Resist Liking Your New Partner

Marie Hartwell-Walker, Ed.D. | Posted 04.30.2013 | Divorce
Marie Hartwell-Walker, Ed.D.

Unlike you, the kids haven't been longing for a new person in their lives. As far as they are concerned, their life is complicated enough.

One Good Reason To Keep Up The PDA

Posted 02.20.2013 | Women

Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer 02/19/2013 07:05 PM EST Those goodbye hugs at the train station or quick kisses in the park may have deep ev...

Hugging His Friend Got This Boy Suspended

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.04.2012 | Education

When Nick Martinez, a 14-year-old student at Southwest Middle School in Palm Bay, Fla. hugged his female best friend in between classes, he thought no...