Break-Ups

10.1.19

The DM That Changed My Life: A 'You Out?' That Became a Five-Year Relationship

I often wonder, if I hadn't replied to that text—if I'd stayed in bed watching 'Gossip Girl'—could I have avoided being hurt?

7.11.19

People Tell Us How QAnon Destroyed Their Relationships

We spoke to people who told us how the QAnon conspiracy theory ruined their marriage, turned their parents into completely different people, and otherwise made their lives miserable.

11.29.18

'Horoscope,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Tara checks the stars to see if her ex's future is brighter than her own.

11.8.18

These Ice Cream Pints Are the Sweet but Savage Way to Say "It's Over"

Customizable prompts on each pint help you find the words beyond "thank u, next."

4.16.18

How to Break Up with Your Live-In Partner in the Least Torturous Way Possible

Breaking up is hard to do—especially when it involves moving out, changing names on a lease, or deciding who keeps the house plants.

4.3.18

The Weeknd Breaks Up With Himself on 'My Dear Melancholy,'

'My Dear Melancholy,' is a break-up album. But who is it, really, that he’s leaving behind?

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1.31.18

The New Porches Album Feels Exactly Like Staying In, Alone

Having a comfortable relationship with yourself is hard as hell, and on 'The House,' Aaron Maine tries to make sense of it.

12.4.17

The Women Making Art from Mementos of Heartbreak

In "I Used to Love Us," nine artists showcase work about ordinary household objects that remind them of their ex-lovers.

9.15.17

You’ll Relate to Lazy Day If You’ve Ever Been in a Doomed Relationship

The grunge pop band's new EP 'Ribbons' is a brilliant explosion of love and loss, and we're premiering it right now.

7.26.17

People Tell Us What Things They Kept After Breaking Up with Their Ex

Whether for sentimental, greedy, or petty reasons, people like to hold on to keepsakes of past lovers. Some take things a bit further than a favorite comfy band tee.

5.26.17

Why Exactly Are We So Obsessed With Songs About Heartbreak?

We spoke to a bunch of experts about why we like to scream Cher's "Believe" in the aftermath of a break-up.

5.16.17

People Tell Us Their Worst Reasons for Dumping Someone

From small dicks to unworkable postcodes.

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