T-Pain: "Diamonds Are Worthless" and "Weddings Fucking Suck"

The Fader asked 11 musicians to tell the origin stories of their favorite jewelry and T-Pain appropriately went in on diamonds (which agree because how you really gonna know for sure your rock isn't a conflict diamond???). » 3/29/15 6:45pm Sunday 6:45pm

These CrossFit Freaks Took Amazing Engagement Photos

If you need an idea for engagement photos and your body is impossibly buff and limber, maybe try this. A CrossFit enthusiast couple from Ocoee, Florida had these photos taken to celebrate their engagement. » 3/27/15 11:50am Friday 11:50am

Reporter Drives Chinese Couple 500 Miles to Attend Their Own Wedding

In an attempt to learn more about the ever-changing social landscape of Shanghai, NPR's Frank Langfitt has been driving driving citizens around their city and learning their stories. In his most recent installment of the series, he took a break from the usual routine to drive a couple 500 miles to their home village… » 3/26/15 2:50pm 3/26/15 2:50pm

When Brides Get the Post-Wedding Blues

As if you needed more incentive to have a low-key wedding versus going on the fritz to art-direct the Best Day of Your Life ™, here you go: Brides who view their wedding as the end-all be-all of milestones are often super bummed when the giddiness of the champagne and shrimp puffs wears off. » 3/25/15 1:20pm 3/25/15 1:20pm

Your Fabulous Wedding, Your Fabulous Divorce

Hot on the heels of news that the average cost of an American wedding is as high as ever comes a finger-wagging reminder: The more you spend on your wedding, the more likely your marriage will end in a miserable pile of divorce papers. » 3/19/15 3:10pm 3/19/15 3:10pm

The Day Eleanor Roosevelt Wed a Cousin & Had Her Wedding Overshadowed 

Ah, St. Patrick's Day. It's a beautiful day, one usully marked in our current year with thousands of your closest drunk acquaintances. But 110 years ago on this day, some slightly less festive celebrating took place: Eleanor Roosevelt married her fifth cousin once removed, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, future President… » 3/17/15 6:20pm 3/17/15 6:20pm

Weddings Now Cost More Than Two Years of College

Your wedding will be a one-way ticket to America's favorite past time, living in debt. Welcome to the best (and most expensive) day of your life! » 3/13/15 11:10am 3/13/15 11:10am

Bride Gets Back at Awful Parents With Brilliant Burn of a Wedding Invite

Say you're getting married and don't want to invite your parents due to the abuse they visited upon you as a child. And say those same parents are now bullying you for an invitation. What do you do? If you're this bride, you send them an invitation that's so acid-dipped that you can feel the burn from here. » 2/16/15 9:45pm 2/16/15 9:45pm

Benedict Cumberbatch Weds Human Woman Sophie Hunter

The Associated Press reports that actor and outworlder Benedict Cumberbatch married Earth female Sophie Hunter on Saturday, forever tying him to our strange and wonderful planet. » 2/15/15 1:32pm 2/15/15 1:32pm

Hey Ladies: Charles Manson Lets Marriage License Expire

Hey girl, if murderous geriatric sociopathy is your thing (no judgment), you've still got a shot: Charles Manson and his fiancee, Afton Elaine "Star" Burton, have allowed their marriage license to lapse without getting hitched. » 2/03/15 12:10pm 2/03/15 12:10pm

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Are Getting Married 

Johnny Depp is getting married. A source (!) told People magazine that Depp will marry actress Amber Heard. The couple met during the filming of Rum Diaries in 2011 and, according to gossip, began dating after Depp and Vanessa Paradis split. Other information gleaned: the couple got engaged over the holidays, there… » 1/31/15 3:30pm 1/31/15 3:30pm

Kids Who Were in Same Wedding Once Tie Knot 20 Years Later

What a thing to wake up to on a Monday morning! A touching love story that will alternately make you want to weep happy tears and then also retch out the rest of all the red wine you "accidentally" drank while watching The Golden Globes last night! Here it is, the cutest "kids getting married" story of ALL TIME. » 1/12/15 10:45am 1/12/15 10:45am

Kids at a Wedding, Yea or Nay?

Welcome to Pop The Question, a weekly space to dissect every aspect of wedding madness. Each Tuesday, we'll ask a question (sometimes there might even be a poll!), you'll share answers and stories, and then we'll bring you the best of the bunch on Thursdays. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll fly into a total rage… » 1/06/15 2:20pm 1/06/15 2:20pm

Hospital Throws Tear-Jerker of a Surprise Wedding for Cancer Patient

Aric and Ashley Mercado have been together for 11 years, engaged for nine and unable to marry for the past seven years because Aric is battling Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. According to PennLive, the disease has always gotten in the way. But they'd promised their kids they'd get married and they did, earlier this week in… » 1/01/15 4:45pm 1/01/15 4:45pm

Obama Forces Couple to Relocate Their Wedding So He Can Golf

President Obama forced a couple to relocate their wedding on a Hawaiian golf course because he flew all the way across the country and, dammit, he was going to get a round in. » 12/29/14 5:40pm 12/29/14 5:40pm

The Trailer for With This Ring Is Every Single Woman's Nightmare

With This Ring is a Lifetime rom-com that explores the clichés of marriage pressure and surprisingly looks like it could be an enjoyable watch. In the trailer, Regina Hall, Jill Scott and Eve play single friends who make a pact to get hitched within a year after attending a wedding on New Year's Eve. » 12/26/14 11:47am 12/26/14 11:47am

Wedding Party, Flower Girls Robbed of Everything at Joyous Photo Shoot

A California couple who had just taken their vows on Saturday were robbed right in front of god and everyone while taking photos in front of their old high school. In broad daylight and "in front of the flower girls." » 12/24/14 6:15pm 12/24/14 6:15pm

​Japanese Travel Agency Now Offering 'Solo Weddings' for Single Women 

Want a wedding but don't want a husband? Want a wedding and have a husband but don't want him to be part of it? This very entrepreneurial travel agency in Japan has got you covered. » 12/22/14 5:20pm 12/22/14 5:20pm