Women Are Doing the Man Things But Men Won't Do the Lady Things

Women are doing all the "man things" they can these days. Wars. Heavy lifting. Dangerous jobs. Cigars. Heart attacks. And men are doing more "lady things" than ever before, like expressing identifiable emotion and caring about children. They are really picking up the slack and the slacks. Get it? From off the floor?… » 9/09/13 1:20pm 9/09/13 1:20pm

Stereotypes of Men and Women Solve Stereotypical Problems Differently

Thank goodness for gender stereotypes. Without them, what would shitty stand up comics use as premises for bits? What would evolutionary psychologists study? They'd have to go back to college and get art history degrees, and the comics would be stuck with taking shots about Nickelback, which is the new airline food… » 7/02/13 7:45pm 7/02/13 7:45pm

Your Evening Cry: One of the Best Love Stories We've Ever Read

The New York Times Modern Love column can be tedious, pretentious, and downright ridiculous. But sometimes it's compelling, heartbreaking, and beautiful. Today's piece just set my tear ducts into overdrive, and although I'm incredibly exhausted today (STFU, hormones!), I'm positive I'd still sniffle if I wasn't. » 1/24/13 9:15pm 1/24/13 9:15pm

Facebook Is Auto-Creating Creepy 'Relationship' Pages You Didn't Ask For

At first, Facebook was irrelevant. I didn't get it. Why did I need Facebook when I could post all the Blingees I wanted on my friends' MySpace walls? This shit is obviously dumb. But then, somehow, seemingly overnight, Facebook became ubiquitous. Lively. MySpace was static, stagnant garbage. Facebook was fun and… » 11/13/12 7:00pm 11/13/12 7:00pm

Today In Unsurprising News, IVF Can Make Sex Less Sexy

The invasive nature-not to mention the emotional pressure-of in-vitro fertilization on a couple's relationship can cause some strain in the bedroom, says Health Day via U.S. News and World Report. An Indiana University study examined the questionnaires of 270 women, 127 couples using IVF and 70 doctors, nurses and… » 11/03/12 5:15pm 11/03/12 5:15pm

Tales of Transition: When the Gender Changes, the Love Remains

Marco and Sadie met and started dating two and half years ago. However, at the time, Marco was Erica, a woman. I know, I just blew your mind. Luckily, reporter Lilly O'Donnell at VICE talked to the couple about what it's like to welcome a new person into their relationship, and to say goodbye to another. » 10/21/12 10:00pm 10/21/12 10:00pm

No, You Do Not Need to Pay Someone $80 to Plan Your Dates For You

Online dating is tricky. Like when some dude posts four photos of himself and the first three are really flattering but the last one makes him look like a completely unrecognizable small child. Or when some woman seems super promising but then you find out that she's already been on dates with your roommate and two… » 9/28/12 4:15pm 9/28/12 4:15pm

Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana Went to the Movies, Are Probably in Looooove Again

It's been a strange, mysterious almost-year, but it seems that after an extensive caesura in the butterfly-kissing, Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana are back on. The lovers were spotted in their comfy, cozy clothes strolling through a parking garage after a refreshing nap in a movie theater playing The Master. » 9/23/12 6:00pm 9/23/12 6:00pm