Patrick Stewart Has a Hug for Rob Delaney

London has a reputation for being a cold, cloudy place, and I'm not just talking about the people (zing!). So when comedian Rob Delaney offered a hug to LDN residents, Jezebel's boyfriend/father figure Patrick Stewart jumped at the chance! » 6/21/14 4:00pm 6/21/14 4:00pm

School Declares War on Hugs

A charter school in America's insufferable kid and parent-related news mecca of Brooklyn has outlawed hugging in the halls between classes because school officials find the practice "distracting" for the children. Smiling, eye contact, quotes from Will Ferrell movies, and dumb made up handshakes are still allowed. But… » 4/26/12 3:30pm 4/26/12 3:30pm

Wouldn't You Like A Hug From Drake?

Even though it's only existed for just over a 24 hours, we've already fallen for the Hugs From Drake tumblr. It makes it seem like the dude is just handing out cuddles. We're interested. If he spoons, we're down for that too. Whatever. We're flexible. » 8/05/11 2:33pm 8/05/11 2:33pm

52% Of Teens Have Bullied Someone, Need Hugs

A new survey shows bullying is, indeed, disturbingly prevalent: half of teens said they'd hit someone in the past year. Is the cause a shortage of hugs? » 10/26/10 11:11am 10/26/10 11:11am

Crap Email From A Jezebel Chick: "The Place Goes To Shit"

You really have to stop pestering the other editors on their day off. It's not nice. Why are you so angry? We can all get along swimmingly. Peas and carrots, I tell you. Let's learn from each other. Or just yell. » 7/05/10 1:10pm 7/05/10 1:10pm

Want to know the secret to a happy marriage? Four hugs a day » 10/01/08 3:40pm 10/01/08 3:40pm! A recent study of married couples in the UK reports that regular signs of affection like four hugs a day as well as at least 22 periods of quality time spent together every month help make married couples happier. The study also recommends at least two…