proposals

marriage

Men Describe Being Proposed to By Women

"It was a dizzying kind of surreal joy the likes of which I’ve never felt before."
Leila Ettachfini
9.26.18
relationships

People Share Their Weird Reactions to Marriage Proposals

I said, "Did you get a permit from the council for that fire pit?"
Charlotte Buxton
2.13.17
new york yankees

Yankees Fan Loses Ring During Jumbotron Proposal

The ringed popped out of the box and into the cuff of his would-be fiancé's pants, causing five minutes of panic.
Patrick Sauer
9.28.16
Memes

Why Teens Use Memes to Talk About Love

To teens, “memes r life.”
Alana Levinson
6.26.16
weddings

Planning Viral Wedding Proposals Is an Actual Job

When down-on-one-knee isn't enough, a new industry is offering to organize lavish excursions, flash mobs, and speedboats filled with macaroons for men who want to pop the question in an Instagram-worthy way.
Sirin Kale
10.14.15
proposals

The Federline Maneuver: When Men Can't Handle Being Proposed To

As Kevin Federline once said, "I thought the guy was supposed to ask the girl."
Monica Heisey
8.4.15
we saw this

Meet the Couple Who Got Engaged Before a Power Trip Set at This is Hardcore

Love was in the air for THREE couples at This is Hardcore. We talked to one of them.
Derek Scancarelli
7.27.15
hamburgers

Hamburgers Cause Havoc in the National Month of the Hot Dog

Yes, June is National Hot Dog month. Hamburgers had their month (May, oddly enough) but they just won’t stay out of the news of late, from prison breakouts to marriage proposal failures.
Alex Swerdloff
7.1.15
Stuff

Philadelphia Is the Scariest Place to Do Comedy

As a stand-up, as a storyteller, as an improviser, I’ve done thousands of shows. After I tell people I do hundreds of shows a year, they often ask, “What’s the worst show you’ve ever done?” And I always tell them, “It’s debatable, but I guarantee you...
Chris Gethard
7.21.13