Face It: Going Gray Is a Fierce Act of Bravery

The women in my family dye their hair. I dye my hair, my mom dyes her hair, my aunts dye their hair. In fact, when one of my aunts visits from the East Coast, what do she and my mom do for fun? They go get their hair dyed. I know not one relative with even a gray hair, and the original color of our locks is a mystery… » 1/29/13 11:25am 1/29/13 11:25am

Survey Says Blondes Don't Have More Fun... On Second Dates

Sorry, blondes. First Archie picks Veronica, now this: The dating site Parship.co.uk surveyed 1,300 people and found that on a first date blondes were most likely to have sex, mention an ex, forget their date's name, and drink too much, supposedly decreasing their chances of another date. [The Telegraph] » 5/29/09 10:40am 5/29/09 10:40am

Does Archie's Proposal To Veronica Settle The Blondes Vs. Brunettes…

Archie Andrews has finally made his choice. In the upcoming 600th issue of Archie Comics, he will propose to brunette bad girl Veronica, leaving Betty, his sweet, blonde lady-friend, heartbroken. For students of pop culture, the fact that gentlemen actually prefer brunettes should come as no surprise. » 5/28/09 4:00pm 5/28/09 4:00pm

The Marrying Kind

Anita Loos knew her stuff. Her two big novels? Gentlemen Prefer Blondes » 10/31/08 10:40am 10/31/08 10:40am and have apparently been found true. Sure enough, while men might want to date , reports that 52% would rather marry a dark-haired woman because they're more "dependable and sensible." Only 18% think blondes would make "good wives" because,…

Yes, Gentlemen Do Prefer Blondes

New book out: Jena Pincott's Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes? » 10/27/08 6:00pm 10/27/08 6:00pm It's a pop-science read on the natural laws of attraction: pheromones, smells, evolutionary psychology —you know the drill. And in answer to the Big Question? (Well, the Other Big Question, along with whether or not Blondes Have More Fun.) Yes. Yes, they …