I Asked Critics How to Fix My Friend's Sloppy Dating Profile
“When women see the word ‘sex’ on a dating profile, it's automatic alarm bells.”
'N*****fishing' Is the New Form of Blackface
The word describes white women who change their appearance to look black or racially ambiguous. We spoke to someone accused of this, and to the women calling her out.
Young Gay Men Talk About the Dangers of Having to Hide Their Love Lives
Many gay teens use apps to explore their sexuality in secret, which can put them at risk of being abused or exploited.
How to Cope When You've Been Catfished by Your Favorite Delivery Spot
So, that place you order from three times a week turned out to be a shithole. You are not alone.
People Told Us Their Most Insane Catfishing Stories
No, Lance Bass does not want to marry you.
Canadian Sex Workers Are Sick of Being Impersonated by Cops
Sex workers and prominent organizations are asking for police to stop.
Is It OK to Be a Casual Catfish?
We all pretend to be slightly different versions of ourselves to impress people.
Confessions of a Teenage Catfishing Addict
I'm 21 and I've never had a real friend or relationship because I wasted all of my teenage years living out a fake life online.
I Catfished a Pedophile Who Was Posing as a Pro-Anorexia Coach
While researching the pro-ana community for an article, I stumbled across some evidence that these forums have become a hunting ground for sexual predators.
I Spent Two Years Pretending to Be a Model on a Social Network
As an angsty middle schooler, the site Habbo Hotel offered solace. I became one of the social network's "It Girls."
What I Learned Using Ashley Madison to Cheat on My Wife
The dating site for married people is—surprise, surprise—full of scammers, catfishers, and people with bizarre sexual desires.
An Entire Online Community of Clubbers Just Got Catfished en Masse
For ten years, thousands of people thought they "knew" Katelin McMillian. Turns out the Dutch-Scottish model and international DJ star never existed.