Marry Him: A Diet Book For Your Love Life

We've already argued at length against Marry Him's pro-settling premise, but reading the whole book reveals a whole new level of crazy. Lori Gottlieb's version of dating and marriage is basically calorie-counting for the soul. » 1/28/10 2:00pm 1/28/10 2:00pm

The End Of Herstory And The Last Man Manual

Lori Gottleib thinks you should settle for "Mr. Good Enough." Elizabeth Wurtzel concurs. Cristina Nehring thinks you should settle for nothing less than Sorrows of Young Werther-grade transcendent love. Sandra Tsing-Loh and Liz Gilbert were both at one point settled… » 1/24/10 12:54pm 1/24/10 12:54pm

Just Because You Settle Doesn't Mean You Marry A Good Man

Nearly two years after Moe (and everyone else) criticized Lori Gottlieb's advice to just settle for Mr. Maybe, Gottlieb came back. And so did her critics, and some evidence showing why exactly her advice is crap. » 1/23/10 4:15pm 1/23/10 4:15pm

Do Women Actually Have Dating "Checklists?"

Lori Gottlieb has been spreading her particular brand of Cautionary Matron doomsaying since 2008, and now she's plugging her upcoming book with an appropriately creepy interview in Marie Claire. » 1/20/10 3:00pm 1/20/10 3:00pm