kissing

Advice

How to Make Out, According to Some People at a Make Out Party

“I focus my attention on their bottom lip. I’ll just latch on with my teeth and pull it around a bit. I’ve made someone bleed before.”
Laura Bell
8.9.18
NHL

The Seduction of Leo Komarov by the Notorious Pest Brad Marchand

The Boston Bruins took on the Toronto Maple Leafs last night in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and Marchand decided to get intimate (again).
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.13.18
Broadly

Why We Like Putting Our Tongues in Other People's Mouths

Not everyone thinks making out is great. In fact, some think it's pretty gross. We asked researchers how some humans came to engage in this objectively weird yet often satisfying behavior.
Leila Ettachfini
10.4.17
Parental Advisory

Yes, Sadly, Newborns Can Die From a Kiss

If the person doing the kissing has the herpes virus.
Amber Brenza
7.19.17
Science

People Are Hard-Wired to Turn to the Right When We Kiss

Scientists studying couples found that most people tend to turn to a specific side while making out.
Sirin Kale
7.17.17
STDs

Most People Get Herpes Long Before Their First Hookup

You might even have daycare to blame.
Michelle Malia
6.5.17
Waypoint

How to Be a Good Kisser in a Video Game

On the ups and downs of a great video game snog.
Kate Gray
4.15.17
Kiss and Tell

How to Be a Good Kisser in a Video Game

On the ups and downs of a great video game snog.
Kate Gray
4.14.17
Photo

Some Photos of People Kissing

Valentine's Day isn't so bad after all.
Chloë Nour
2.14.17
Interviews

Josh, the Awkward Kisser from 'Love at First Kiss,' Actually Had a Good 2016

This fall, the internet fell in love at first meme with the 27-year-old, never-been-kissed breakout star of TLC's most uncomfortable reality show. We caught up with Josh Basili to reflect on his year and learn how he's carrying his boundless optimism...
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.28.16
Sex

The Safest Way to Have Sex When You're Fighting the Flu

Keep your kisses, ya filthy animals.
Samantha Lefave
12.15.16
Comics!

'Ancient Flames,' Today's Comic by Michel Esselbrügge

Two men find love at a witch burning/slave auction that turns chaotic.
Michel Esselbrügge
8.14.16
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