Matchmaker: Rich Older Women Looking for Love Are 'Too Hard' to Match

There's plenty to find sickening about the wealth oozing from Silicon Valley, though the latest comes by the way of a surprising source: Kelleher International ("making love happen...since 1986"), a matchmaking service that can charge hundreds of thousands of dollars help the richest of the rich find their special… » 10/14/13 10:35am 10/14/13 10:35am

The Victorian Era Was the Age of Cougars

Women in relationships with younger men is a hot-button topic that has come up more and more in the past ten years, from Demi and Ashton to the recent TLC special Extreme Cougar Wives. But new research of Victorian-era census records shows that there may have been more May-December relationships back then than now. » 12/12/12 4:50pm 12/12/12 4:50pm

'You Can't Control Who You Fall In Love With': Extreme Cougar Wives

TLC has firmly established itself as the freakshow network, where Americans can gawk at people who are different, from the Duggars to Sister Wives to Extreme Couponing and My Strange Addiction. And now, on November 25, comes a one-hour special called Extreme Cougar Wives. » 11/05/12 12:10pm 11/05/12 12:10pm

Are You Too Young To Tell Women They're Too Old To Be Mothers?

Last week, New York Magazine featured a cover image that's drawing the whole world into yet another discussion about what women should do with their bodies. The image featured a silver haired woman (who looked oddly like IMF director Christine Lagarde) nude and photographed from the side, abdomen distended with child.… » 10/04/11 1:00pm 10/04/11 1:00pm

Cougars, MILFs, And Intergenerational Yeast Infections

A year or two ago, the whole cougar thing reached its tipping point. You might recall that time when ravenous MILFS began busting out all over. They were everywhere; from the web to the warm waters of the Caribbean. Yes, it's true. They took their "cubs" and went to sea. In 2009, a senior navy of Girls Gone Wild sailed… » 9/08/11 4:20pm 9/08/11 4:20pm

Are Older Women Ignored By Fashion?

Today, WSJ's Christina Binkley writes, "Here was my ideal outfit for Monday morning here in Los Angeles, according to my daily, personalized StyleCaster email: an oversized gray T-shirt and black tights." The problem? Well, she works for the Wall Street Journal. And she's over 35. » 5/21/09 2:00pm 5/21/09 2:00pm

Why Do Some Women Think That "Life Is Over" By Age 44?

A new survey out of the UK has shown that more than 75% of women questioned said that they feel sexier when they are confident » 10/10/08 12:30pm 10/10/08 12:30pm. I know, I know: . But the survey also found that 80% of women would like to be confident. And even though people seem to think that the 20s are these fun, carefree years, it seems that…

Five Reasons Older Women Should Date Younger Men

According to a story in today's Washington Post, women 50 and older almost always tell sites like eHarmony and that they're looking for a guy 2, 10 or 15 years younger. The ladies are online, and they're looking for love! Galen Buckwalter, chief scientist at says, "Age, in and of itself, is not a… » 7/22/08 3:30pm 7/22/08 3:30pm

She's Got The Look And The Runway Walk To Match

TV Land's She's Got the Look—the ANTM for the AARP set—is a really good show. Or maybe the genre of modeling competitions within the genre of reality TV is just up my alley. But really, all the women on that show are gorgeous, not to mention total characters. My favorite is Karin, a 40-year-old Swede who marches to the … » 6/19/08 6:30pm 6/19/08 6:30pm