If you are single, after graduation there isn’t one occasion where people celebrate you…Hallmark doesn’t make a “congratulations, you didn’t marry the wrong guy” card. And where’s the flatware for going on vacation alone? – Carrie Bradshaw (Sex and the City) Over the past few … [Read more...] about Are Single People Stigmatized by Society?
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As far as mainstream holidays go, Valentine’s Day is perhaps the most heteronormative of all. From greeting cards and gifts, to television shows and movies, society inundates us with messages that Valentine’s Day is an occasion to celebrate monogamous, heterosexual relationships. … [Read more...] about How Do Same-Sex Couples View Valentine’s Day?
Online dating has become incredibly common since the mid-1990s. For example, a recent nationally representative survey conducted in the United States revealed that 17% of heterosexual couples and 41% of same-sex couples met over the internet.1 However, as anyone who has ever … [Read more...] about Do Internet Daters Lie In Their Personal Profiles? And Does It Help Them Succeed?
Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, everyone knows that red is one of the colors associated with this holiday. It’s the color of Santa’s suit, Rudolph’s nose, and those tacky woolen sweaters you inevitably see at the office holiday party. However, recent research suggests … [Read more...] about Want to Get Lucky on Your Holiday Date? Skip the Mistletoe and Wear Red Instead
Some women, though not many, have reported that they can achieve an orgasm simply by having their breasts and nipples stimulated.1 The idea of a woman experiencing orgasm without any genital touching whatsoever might seem perplexing, but new research suggests that there is … [Read more...] about Breasts are Best: Can Women Orgasm from Nipple Stimulation?