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.
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.”
It's Almost Never Worth Spending Money for a Dating App
If you want better matches—and more dates—on Tinder, Bumble or other apps, focus on your profile instead of upgrading to a paid version.
Are Gay Dating Apps Doing Enough to Respond to User Discrimination?
Some say it is high time that apps like Grindr changed their filter features.
The Struggles of Online Dating When You're Poly
It's all good until someone spots you on Bumble and assumes you're cheating on your partner.
OkCupid Wants Everyone to Use Real Names and Users are Pissed
The change could make people more vulnerable to harassment and doxxing.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Got Booted from His Favorite Dating Site
OkCupid is the latest tech company to cut ties with members of hate groups using their platforms.
'Libertarian Chicken,' Today's Comic by Ben Passmore
A cat hangs out with a chicken who won't get off its soapbox.
Sex in Public Bathrooms Is Awful—Except When It's Great
A recent OKCupid survey revealed the most popular bars for a restroom quickie in a variety of US cities. What is the allure of getting it on in a urine-stained stall?
How Rejected Men Use Dating Apps to Torment Women
Lack of security on Tinder and Bumble put women disproportionately at risk.
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE
How Hackers Are Helping Dating Site Users Find True Love
"I've had a surprising number of women ask me if they can weed out guys whose profiles show them holding up fish."
Meet the Woman Who Logged Every Detail of Every Date She Went on for Two Years
I assumed Carin Fishel would have discovered the secret to dating, so I called her for advice.