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6 Unwritten Rules for Dating a 20-Something
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Dating is, in one word, stressful. The whole getting-to-know-someone process mixed with "trying to act the part" so you don't look crazy has gotten a bit out of control. Following the unwritten rules of dating is intimidating and overwhelming. Let's explore.
The Definitive List of Men You'll Find At Whole Foods
Online magazine for twenty-something women
If you're looking for a man, look no further. I'm here with the definitive list of men you'll find at what I like to call, "Disneyland for those with dietary restrictions."
13 Reasons Wine Is Better Than a Significant Other
Founder of ForeverTwentySomethings.com
Wine knows everyone at the party. And even if wine didn't know everyone at the party, wine would be totally social because no one has a problem talking when wine is involved.
I'm Yelling Tinder!
Gigi Levangie Grazer
New York Times
There are meetings for alcohol, drug and sex addiction. There are meetings for widows and widowers, for gamblers and for Internet addiction. Meth is child's play. Where are my Tinder meetings?
Why Dating Exit Interviews Should Exist
Professional Bridesmaid (Bridesmaid for Hire) Author (All My F...
The other day, I paused while deep conditioning my hair in the shower and began to think long and hard about what I did to screw up my last date with this guy I was starting to like. Like really like.
5 Stages Of How To Lose a Guy (I Met Online) In 10 Days
Social Commerce Tech Columnist
In a modern-day
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
moment, I went undercover on five popular dating sites as a reporter. I told myself I'd be just be like a modern-day Carrie equipped with an iPhone and dating apps in hand. Harmless, really...
An Open Letter To FIFA, the Other Woman in My Otherwise Healthy Relationship
Director of Millennial Outreach, The Huffington Post
I know you're up there. I know you're turned on and just muted for the time being. And I know his hands were controlling you just moments before I walked in.
Dating Is the Worst And Other Scientific Facts
Blogger, I Am Begging My Mother Not To Read This Blog
I was so overwhelmed by the number of options, and yet so oddly disappointed that none of them appeared to say "Hey! I'm your future husband!" right there on the page.
The Evolution of Wooing 1993-2013
LBL doesn't frequent Starbucks, but she does meet men for coffee at the Metro 29 Diner, across the street from her office. She continues to do so until the manager calls the police, convinced LBL is a prostitute.
Why I Love Dating Divorced Dads
I love divorced dads because they always make sure you've had enough to eat and gone to the bathroom before long car rides. To me, they're more colorful than single men, navigating sanity, maturity and alimony coupled with the juggling capabilities and flexibility of a Cirque de Soleil performer.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
13 Things That Go Through Your Head Before a First Date
6. What if he turns out to be totally socially awkward or a complete weirdo or a boring investment banker?
If Dating Was Like Myspace
Dates with the Drunk and Disorderly
I know we all have our reasons to drink. But, I'd like to think you'd make attempts to stay sober when you'd trying to make a first impression.
How to Determine Compatibility Before Ever Going on a Date
Online Marketplace for College Life
This list works wonders for me, but I can't guarantee it will do the same for you simply because you are not me. However, just slightly tweak the questions to better reveal the desired characteristics you're looking for. I'm supplying you with the bones, you must learn to jump them, so to speak.
My Really Personal Ad
My talent agent friend looked at my date's actor/model website and said he's just "average," but the pics don't really do him justice, so I let him reschedule twice.
Hayley Rose Horzepa
Writer and Rape Survivor
Whether it's unsolicited pictures of body parts or disgustingly naughty little descriptions of what they'd like to do to you, many men experience super-human increases in gall online.
Testing the Water in the Dating Pool
Online dating -- where we take the culmination of mankind's technological advances that could be used to cure cancer, bring universal peace and allow for the expansion of truth and knowledge and instead use it to post pictures of ourselves and tell total strangers who we are.
A How-To of the World's Most Awkward Breakups
The Levo League
The largest and fastest-growing professional network of Gen Y ...
'Tis better to have G-chatted and lost, than to have never G-chatted at all... and 6 other mantras for breaking up online.
How a 'Man Fast' Can Change Your Life: 10 Ways to ...
So what if he seemed to strut, not walk, around in his fancy leather jacket? Or zoom around town in his brand new Porsche, which was only the color of the Mediterranean Sea at dusk?
Adventures In Speed Dating
It was just like a conveyor belt, but instead of delicious gourmet chocolates speeding past us, we had Milk Duds.
Where Are the 'Normal' Men?
How a 'Man Fast' Can Change Your Life: 10 Ways to ...
I love men. Some of them. Sometimes. Just not the ones I've been out with recently.
A Treasury of the World's Worst Online Dating Stories
Why Brayola Is ‘OkCupid’ Of Bra Shopping
Jessica Pearce Rotondi
Writer. Editor. Community Builder.
After filling out a profile that asked for my cup size, bra history and what I'm looking for in a bra, I was reminded me of another website offering to find me my perfect match: OkCupid.
WATCH: 'Auto-Correct Love Song' Shows Problems With Sexting
WATCH: Secret Girl Language!
Putting the Data into Dating
In 48% of pictures where the user is looking away, he or she is below a 4 on the 10-scale. In 28% of those pictures, the image is actually, literally, a dog. But dressed up in people clothes.
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