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12 Reasons Why He Won't Call You His Girlfriend

Julie Spira | Posted 07.09.2014 | Style
Julie Spira

If he acts like your boyfriend, takes down his dating profile, calls you daily, texts you daily, spends almost every night with you, says you're exclusive, and is affectionate in public, why won't he call you his girlfriend?

Tired of Being Asked Nosy Questions? _____ Yes _____ No (Why Marital Status Question Doesn't Belong on Forms)

Christina Pesoli | Posted 08.13.2014 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

Seriously, does the desk clerk at the gym really need to know that its newest member is separated from her husband? And does the massage therapist who's working out the tension in MeeMaw's shoulders really need to know that Pawpaw passed away?

Facebook Wants You To Ask, 'Hey, Girl, You Single?'

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 05.20.2014 | Technology

Just in case you thought Facebook’s “Relationship Status” wasn’t awkward enough, the site has now streamlined the process of asking people if ...

16 Relationship Statuses That Give New Meaning To 'It's Complicated'

Posted 09.10.2013 | Divorce

After divorce, it's nice to hide behind the "it's complicated" relationship status on Facebook. It's mysterious and non-committal at a time when the l...

Confused About Your Relationship? There's An App For That

Posted 09.10.2013 | Comedy

With so many apps available to quantify your connection to the opposite sex, relationship statuses are more "complicated" than we ever could have imag...

The Truth About Cohabitation

Tamara Shayne Kagel | Posted 08.31.2013 | Women
Tamara Shayne Kagel

Being an unmarried couple living together apparently gives everyone you come across carte blanche to inquire as to your status as a couple. Our lives seem very happy but our status seemed to agitate more than a few people.

Social Media 'Don'ts' All Divorcés Should Heed

Posted 07.09.2013 | Divorce

For some, one of the hardest -- and most awkward -- parts of divorce is changing your relationship status on Facebook. But a new infographic suggests ...

How Facebook Could Be Ruining Your Relationship

Posted 06.10.2013 | Divorce

New research suggests that Facebook could be detrimental to your relationship status. The study, which will be published in a forthcoming issue of...

What That Profile Pic With Your Partner Really Means

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.06.2013 | Women

Those annoying people in your Facebook newsfeed who post pictures of themselves and their partner on what seems like an hourly basis may actually have...

How To Keep Facebook From Stressing You Out Post-Split

Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

Facebook's mission may be to "connect the world," but when it comes to divorce, connecting with your ex is probably the last thing you want to do. Soc...

21 Reasons You're Single

Posted 03.18.2013 | Divorce

If you're single and feeling like everyone around you is coupled up, take heart: you're not the only one currently going it alone. Just take a loo...

Romantic Comedies For Every Relationship Situation

Très Sugar | Posted 07.26.2012 | Women

Romantic comedies and dramas that hit close to home can be the best medicine for whatever relationship situation you are in. When you relate to the up...

LOOK: Single Wedding Guests On Why It Sucks To Be A Single Wedding Guest

Posted 07.10.2012 | Weddings

Facebook updates about friends' weddings are annoying enough to single folks, but they're survivable. Going to a friend's wedding alone, however, ...

57% Facebook Friend Their Crush, And More Surprising Stats

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 11.16.2011 | Technology

What role does social media play in relationships? According to Lab 42's survey of 500 social networking users over the age of 18, flirtation (and bre...

How Facebook Can Affirm A Woman's Singlehood

Salon | Tracy Clark-Flory | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

By Tracy Clark-Flory Salon When you think of a successful woman in her 30s clicking through Facebook photos of her high school boyfriend's wedding or...

Facebook Break-Up

Claire Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Claire Gordon

Facebook fall-out from a break up can be brutal. Should cute couple photos be de-tagged? Flirtatious wall-posts deleted? Pics where his face was particularly hot de-liked?