sex and relationships
Bisexual Women Explain Why They Hate Being 'Unicorn Hunted' for Threesomes
As nonmonogamous dating and polyamory have become more popular, the practice of couples using dating apps to deceive women into being their mythical 'third' is on the rise.
What I Saw During 12 Hours on the Hookup Site Replacing Tinder
For people looking purely for hookups, Fab Swingers is exploding in popularity as apps focus on relationships and websites lose their "personals" sections.
I Tried to Find a Rich Cuffing Season Fling at an Extremely Fancy Dating Party
It was a mixer for The Inner Circle—a "selective" dating app.
Helen Meriel Thomas
This Photographer Posed Her Tinder Dates in Feminine and Masculine Portraits
Photographer Marie Hyld met up with strangers she matched with on Tinder and asked them to pose for a photo series exploring gender expression.
How to Slide into Someone's DMs Without Embarrassing Yourself
According to experts.
All The Dating Apps, Ranked by How Badly They'll Disappoint You
Let's be honest: Meet cutes are not real, so we sifted through dating apps so you wouldn't have to.
Helen Meriel Thomas
Shady Data Brokers Are Selling Online Dating Profiles by the Millions
Tactical Tech and artist Joana Moll bought one million dating profiles for $153.
Grow Up, You Can't Be 'Ghosted' on a Dating App
You don't owe someone you've never met a full explanation about why you've stopped replying.
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.
Serial Ghosters Try to Explain Their Behavior
They're as unremorseful as you would think.
This Instagram Shames Men for Being Absolute Monsters on Dating Apps
'Bye Felipe' empowers women to hold men accountable for online harassment—and trolls them right back.
To All the Boys I've Been Ghosted by Before
We wrote the letters so you don't get tempted to.