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Tag Archive | "Romance"

Geekiest Marriage Proposal Ever

Friday, May 14, 2010


Warning: only hardcore nerds — or those with a soft spot for hardcore nerds — will find this YouTube footage (below) touching. Game designer Anders Howard, with the help of his friends, designed a video game to propose to his girlfriend Steffany; he got friends and family together for a launch event of the game [...]

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Ladies Only Poll: Do You Like to Cuddle?

Thursday, February 18, 2010


Women, do you like to cuddle after sex?(polling) Can’t see the poll? Click here to take it.

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Gents Only Poll: Do You Like to Cuddle?

Thursday, February 18, 2010


Men, do you like to cuddle after sex?(online surveys) Can’t see the poll? Click here to take it.

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How Not to Kiss Like a Zombie and Other Helpful Kissing Tips

Friday, February 12, 2010


photo by pedrosimoes7 Violet Blue has written about a zillion books on the subject of sex, but finally there’s one you can discuss with your grandmother: Seal It with a Kiss: Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Delivering the Knockout Kiss. Seeing as the national smooch holiday is almost upon us, we thought we’d check in [...]

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The Puma Hardchorus

Thursday, February 11, 2010

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Our reader IC brought our attention to Puma’s genius ad campaign, The Puma Hardchorus, with the tag line “They want to be in your arms. You want to be in the stands. What do you do when Valentine’s Day falls on game day?” The site allows hardcore soccer fans to dedicate and send a video [...]

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How to Write a Love List

Wednesday, February 10, 2010


photo by erin MC hammer Writing a love letter can be a daunting endeavor, especially when you’re not sure where to start. Should you put it in verse, use flowery language, get erotic? As with almost anything in life, the simpler you keep it, the easier (and often better) it will be. It doesn’t sound [...]

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What Do Men Really Think about Valentine’s Day?

Tuesday, February 9, 2010


photo by paparutzi Advice from three of our guy friends. This week they answer the following: “What’s the male consensus on Valentine’s Day?” Gay Single Guy (Daniel): I honestly don’t think there is a male “consensus” of thought on the issue¬†of Valentine’s Day. Men can be either true romantics who love this kind of¬†thing, who [...]

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10 Easy Ways to Be More Romantic

Friday, January 29, 2010


photo by victoriapeckham Romance is contagious. So the best way to get your partner to be more romantic is to be more romantic with them first. Here are 10 not-too-arduous ways to do just that. 1. Wax nostalgic. Ninety-eight percent of romance is remembering not to take each other for granted. So tap into long-lost [...]

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Twilight, Take Me Away!: Teen Vampires & Moms Who Love Them

Tuesday, November 17, 2009


photo by Paige Gabert Click here to read our article for New York magazine this week on area moms who take a bite out of the big Twilight apple. You can also read our “director’s cut” of the piece, which includes more quotes and info, after the jump:

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Al Franken’s Love Letter from Washington

Monday, September 21, 2009


How novel is this? A politician sends out an email to his¬†supporters and doesn’t ask for money…he doesn’t ask you to write letters about policy…or to volunteer your time to some campaign. He simply asks you to “remember a funny story about someone you love, smile, and be thankful.” We heart¬†Al Franken. Thank goodness he’s [...]

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