romance

relationships

All the Worst Stuff People Have Done to Impress an Ex

Getting into Bitcoin? Or 'Frasier'? If you've ever felt you and your lover's interests weren't compatible, you've probably tried to fix that by force.
Daisy Jones
7.9.19
Dating

People Discuss That One 'Big Ex' They'll Never Forget

"When you sever the relationship at its peak, it's probably one of the most painful things that can happen."
Moira Wyton
7.9.19
Question Of The Day

We Asked People About the First Time They Fell in Love

"After three weeks – I was very young so don’t judge me – I told her that I loved her. Then it went on for six years."
Mustika Hapsoro
4.3.19
longreads

A Real Hot Mess: How Grits Got Weaponised Against Cheating Men

Understanding the Black women who seized a common pantry item—and, with it, power.
Cynthia R. Greenlee
2.14.19
relationships

People Tell Us the Dumbest Things They've Ever Done to Impress Their Crush

“My crush said that if I licked hot sauce off the floor he'd give me a kiss. I did it and he didn't give me the kiss.”
Mica Lemiski
2.14.19
Valentine's Day

I Went on a Deliberately Bad Date to Escape the Pressures of Valentine's Day

Table for three at Pizza Express with my boyfriend and my dad!
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.14.19
Film

Barry Jenkins on the Burden of Honouring James Baldwin with ‘Beale Street’

Jenkins on turning the classic novel ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ into a soon-to-be-classic film.
Noel Ransome
12.5.18
Important Questions Raised By...

The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

“If he knew me at all, he'd know I hate these bands.”
Daisy Jones
11.21.18
alcohol

Get You Someone Who Looks at You Like This Rugby Fan Looks at His Beer

🎶“I wanna know what love is…”🎶
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.5.18
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Hayley Kiyoko Fans About Their First Major Crushes

"She was just, like, so mysterious and arty, and she wanted to take my picture.”
Rosie Hewitson
10.30.18
Dating

How Tinder Is Killing the Home-Cooked Dinner Date

Swipe culture; fear of IRL interaction; anxiety about entering a stranger's home. There are lots of reasons why making dinner for a date is going out of style.
Allie Volpe
10.10.18
Fashion

People Show Us the Outfits They Wore to Dump Their Ex

"I saw the breakup as more of a business meeting. I planned it like that and fixed myself up accordingly."
Ana Jakšić
10.9.18
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