The Majority of American Adults Are Single

Despite that flood of wedding photos on your Facebook news feed, married people are not taking over the world. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, single adults now outnumber married adults for the first time since 1976 when they first began tracking the data. » 9/09/14 6:00pm 9/09/14 6:00pm

Women Prep for Autumn with Craigslist Ad Seeking 'Fall Boyfriends'

Autumn (arguably the best season) offers a cornucopia of things to be grateful for. There's the beautiful changing leaves, less humidity (read: good hair) and chillier weather that allows for long park walks and hot chocolate. Great, right? Well, too bad it's all WORTHLESS if you have no one to share it with. » 9/09/14 1:20pm 9/09/14 1:20pm

Here Are Two Leaked Adele Tracks for You to Weep Over

It's been three years since the release of Adele's 21 and the album's still surprising us. The latest reveal: Two tracks that were originally axed from the album have been released online and they're both very...Adele-y. » 9/02/14 6:10pm 9/02/14 6:10pm

Go Eff Yourself For Valentine's Day and Have Some Real Fun

This video is for all you single people who are sick and freaking tired of watching everyone around you go nuts about Valentine's Day. (Yes, I'm thinking of you guys. Always thinking about you guys.) This is the best possible suggestion for what you could do on Valentine's Day. And you'll probably have a … » 2/13/14 8:45pm 2/13/14 8:45pm

If This Is the Future of Dating, We're Fucked

Let's put a stop to this whole colored-wristbands-to-show-relationship-status thing before it even gets off the ground, shall we? Not because people can't wear what they want. But because it's one of the most poorly thought out ideas in recent history. » 8/29/13 11:30am 8/29/13 11:30am

A Night With NYC Firemen and the Women Clamoring to Date Them

"We should probably meet for a drink first." That was the consensus as I arranged for myself and two friends to attend the "Rescue Me" fireman singles party Wednesday night at a bar on the Bowery. » 5/31/13 11:40am 5/31/13 11:40am

Apparently Everyone Wants a Partner with Nice Teeth and Good Grammar?

We're all a bunch of Judge Mableans when it comes to sizing up possible partners, says an online survey of 5,481 singles ages 21 and older. » 2/05/13 2:15pm 2/05/13 2:15pm

Have You Always Wanted to Go on a Blind Date With A Celebrity?

Fox has just announced a new show called The Choice, which is basically The Voice meets The Bachelor meets The Dating Game. Eligible single celebrities will be seated in rotating chairs, with their backs turned to a single hopeful regular plebe. In other words, they won't see the person they're being set up with. » 5/03/12 2:45pm 5/03/12 2:45pm

Shocking Study Reveals Men Care About Marriage, Babies

Match.com's latest survey on single people and their attitudes busts some myths about commitment-phobic, baby-hating men. It has also brought out the trolls. » 2/02/12 12:40pm 2/02/12 12:40pm

When We Talk About Single Ladies, Let's Not Forget The Working Class

There's been a lot of ink spilt over the issue of female singleness recently — but who are we really talking about when we talk about single ladies? And who's getting left out of the equation? » 1/03/12 3:40pm 1/03/12 3:40pm

How To Hang Out With Couples

When you're single, hanging out with coupled friends can be awkward. You don't want to break up with your friends when they enter relationships, but you don't want to be the third wheel, either. And what about "couple-y" social functions where everyone seems to have a partner? Never fear, we have tips for you — and… » 11/03/11 6:30pm 11/03/11 6:30pm

The Married-Or-Lonely Echo Chamber

Modern hetero relationships appear to be in a period of flux. This is potentially interesting — so why does the conversation about it feel so circular? » 10/11/11 6:35pm 10/11/11 6:35pm

America's Favorite Songs Are Almost Always About Sex

"Approximately 92% of the 174 songs that made it into the [Billboard] Top 10 in 2009 contained reproductive messages," declares SUNY Albany psychology professor Dawn R. Hobbs in her recent study about the prevalence of sex in American pop music. Are we at all surprised? » 10/03/11 7:30pm 10/03/11 7:30pm

Men's Biological Clocks Are Screaming For Your Love

Shockingly, a new survey reveals that women actually care about independence within relationships. Also, single men may crave kids even more than women do. » 2/03/11 7:25pm 2/03/11 7:25pm

Cleanup In Aisle Five

"I'm Looking For You" is a supermarket-cum-matchmaking service located in Beijing. Since opening in November, it has matched more than 50 couples. Owners say it offers a safe, comfortable environment to meet potential lovers. [Reuters] » 2/09/10 1:40pm 2/09/10 1:40pm