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7 Movies That Prove Our Technology Addiction Is Out Of Control

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 10.17.2014 | Entertainment

With "Men Women & Children" in theaters this month, it's safe to say that technology dependence -- and the problems it comes with -- has become its ow...

I Want To Be That Girl

Anna Caltabiano | Posted 10.07.2014 | Teen
Anna Caltabiano

Maybe it's only jealousy. Maybe it's not. We don't understand it, but you know it's not just you. Your friends hate her guts too, and it baffles them as well. All we know is that we want to become something we hate.

Woman Sends Over $300K To Online Lover She's Never Met

Posted 10.01.2014 | Dr. Phil

Is 70-year-old Norma being scammed by a catfish?

That Time Nev From 'Catfish' Punched A Girl On Campus

Vulture | Posted 09.11.2014 | College

In his new book, In Real Life: Love, Lies & Identity in the Digital Age, Nev Schulman -- the boyish host of the MTV show Catfish -- writes about the t...

How To Avoid Getting Catfished

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 09.05.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

As a victim of fraudulent online dating himself, Nev Schulman knows what happens when using modern technology to find love goes wrong. At 23, Schul...

To the Girl I (Accidentally) Catfished

Literally, Darling | Posted 08.22.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

Looking back now, my story is kind of funny. It always gets a laugh out of people. But when you stop and think about it, it's actually horrible. You place your trust and affection in someone only to find out it was all a lie.

Underloved Fish

Sea to Table | Posted 10.05.2014 | Home
Sea to Table

We all know something is broken when 91 percent of all seafood consumed in the U.S. comes from outside the U.S, and over two-thirds of all seafood we eat is shrimp, salmon, tilapia, (almost all farm-raised under dubious conditions) or canned tuna. Our vast oceans offer a cornucopia of species, and we only taste four of them.

Catfish Fry Carries Family Across Many Miles

American Food Roots | Posted 07.07.2014 | Taste
American Food Roots

This wondrous fish brought together roughly 200 people each year.

Government Issues Updated Guidelines for Fish Consumption

Carl Safina | Posted 08.18.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

A few days ago, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released updated draft advice on fish consumption for childbearing aged women and young children.

Tinder TV: WTF Happened to Dating on My TV?

Omri Marcus | Posted 08.10.2014 | Media
Omri Marcus

RTL5's new dating show Adam zkt Eva sounds like an ordinary dating show. A bachelorette, and two suitors she needs to pick from. Nothing new. Oh, did ...

Tiny 'Alien' Has Scientists Scratching Their Heads

LiveScience | Elizabeth Palermo | Posted 05.15.2014 | Science

Updated on May 15, at 8:58 a.m. ET. A small, toothy fish, which researchers say resembles the terrifying creature from the movie "Alien," is turnin...

Are We All 'Catfishing' When We Date Online?

Posted 04.16.2014 | Gay Voices

Note: Huffington Post Gay Voices is a media sponsor for Pace University and ProofPilot's study, "How We Date, Have Sex, and Form Relationships Today."...

Mercury in Seafood: A Little Clarity

Carl Safina | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

One of the most dangerous yet confusing toxic pollutants is mercury in seafood. Mercury is very bad for developing fetuses and children, and seafood is very good for them. But mercury is in all seafood. Like I said: confusing.

My 7-Year-Old Daughter Tried To 'Catfish' Me

Tom M. Burns | Posted 05.24.2014 | Parents
Tom M. Burns

I know it's innocent, but, at the very least, this little prank -- this old-school attempt to "catfish" her old man -- reminds me that my daughter is getting older every day.

Hunter Stuart

Man Sues Dating Site After Getting Scammed Out Of $70K

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 03.19.2014 | Technology

A New York man who says he was scammed by an OKCupid user is now suing the online dating site for not properly warning him that he could be duped. ...

5 Ways to Spot a Catfish Scam This Valentine's Day

Adam Levin | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

Valentine's Day is a high-pressure holiday for many people, and we've all been in situations where our foolish hearts trump our ability to see through a scam.

5 Hilarious YouTube Sensations of Color to Follow in 2014

Kevin Beckford | Posted 03.02.2014 | Black Voices
Kevin Beckford

The following comedy acts are incredibly different in content and delivery, but all have one thing in common: they are hilarious. With watch counts in the 6-7 digit range, these acts have proven themselves to be among the funniest on YouTube.

A Golden Sister Redefines 'Catfishing'

OWN | Posted 12.27.2013 | OWN

For a trio that first found fame on YouTube, the three "Golden Sisters" aren't always so savvy with Internet lingo. On tonight's "Golden Sisters" h...

'Catfish,' The Book

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Nev Schulman, the host of MTV's "Catfish," just landed a book deal. Deadline reported that the book, "In Real Life," will be about "relationships i...

Another Season For 'Catfish'

Posted 10.26.2013 | TV

We haven't seen the last of Nev Schulman and Max Joseph: "Catfish: The TV Show" has been renewed for Season 3. The hosts of the popular MTV series...

Bow Wow Reacts To Being Impersonated On 'Catfish'

Posted 10.09.2013 | Celebrity

Last night, a particularly wacky episode of MTV's "Catfish" aired in which a single mother was duped into thinking she's in an online relationship wit...

The Most Honest 'Catfish' Yet

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 08.07.2013 | TV

It was a close one on the latest episode of "Catfish: The TV Show" -- literally close, actually, as 25-year-old Mike was in an online relationship wit...

'Catfish: The TV Show': Meeting After Eight, Long Years

Posted 07.17.2013 | TV

It was one of the longest online relationships seen yet on "Catfish: The TV Show." Lauren had been "dating" a guy named Derek off and on for eight yea...

All About Nev: 9 Surprising Facts About The Catfish Finder

The Huffington Post | Debra Lipson | Posted 07.16.2013 | Celebrity

The Millennial nation has "Catfish" fever and it's spreading ... fast. Turn on MTV, do some online tumbling or check your Netflix documentary queu...

Facebook Is Not a Diary

Sue Scheff | Posted 09.02.2013 | Parents
Sue Scheff

We are our children's role models -- both online and off, but what happens when the child watches the parent have a complete cyber-breakdown?