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Purity Test

I’ll be the first to admit that my mind is a bit warped.  Sometimes I just make the strangest connections. One of the first things I thought of after reading Mr. Newlywed’s story this weekend were those old purity tests that we used to take back in the dark ages (aka, high school). Does anyone […]

What Was I Waiting For?

I’m just going to dive right into this one.  No meandering run-up to this.  On Sunday, The Washington Post published an article by Mark Regnerus, an associate professor of sociology at the University of Texas at Austin, titled Say Yes.  What Are You Waiting For. He seems to think, and believes that he has data […]
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Never Been Kissed

Alright, let’s see if I can pull together all of the random things I’m thinking right now (this is part poll/part rant).  By now, I doubt there are too many people who don’t know who Susan Boyle is.  I first saw the clip of her singing last week and I think I actually got teary-eyed. […]
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Patience Is A Virtue?

I’m not going to go on one of my rants about experts and others idiots who write books about dating.  I’m not.  I’ve just been noticing lately a lot of articles and posts, both in blogs and mainstream publications about whether or not women should be waiting before having sex with a new guy. Some […]
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How Much Is Too Much?

One of the hardest things for me, about dating, is figuring out what to tell men about myself and when.  Something that might sound like TMI on the 2nd date could be viewed as essential information a couple of months down the line (as in, how could you NOT tell me that?). I’ll admit to […]
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