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2014-02-05 08:26:07

Findings reveal that singles spend more than $82 billion annually on dating-related activities; insights from men and women about sex, first dates and modern views on relationships DALLAS, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Match.com, the world's largest online dating site, today released findings from its annual 'Singles in America' study -- the most comprehensive national study of single Americans. Now in its fourth year, the report illustrates the ways in which singles of all ages are leading...

2013-08-28 23:21:13

2nd annual event in San Francisco examines what’s driving human nature. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Leading scientists and cultural anthropologists will come together on Saturday, September 28 in a conversation on “Love & Sex” addressing the forces driving our love addictions, serial monogamy, clandestine adultery and enduring romantic happiness at Being Human 2013 in San Francisco. The second annual gathering will explore what it means to be human in the 21st...

2013-06-25 23:21:15

BeingHuman.org hosts Leading Anthropologists to Ponder Why We are Hooked on Love & the Future of the Human Heart San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 BeingHuman.org announces that Being Human 2013 will feature a fascinating segment exploring the biology of love, the evolution of sexuality, and how we choose our mates. Presented on Saturday, September 28, 2013 in San Francisco’s magnificent Nourse Theater, the "Love & Sex" segment will feature some of the world’s...

2011-06-23 05:30:00

DALLAS, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If you think your date has everything completely together, you might want to peek into his or her sock drawer, according to a new study from premium dating site Chemistry.com. Today, the dating site unveils the top 10 cities with the messiest sock drawers in America on its official blog, The Spark, which reveals that the people who often come across as being structured and detail-oriented might not be as organized as you'd think. "An organized sock...

2011-05-16 05:00:00

DALLAS, May 16, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- As the weather warms up, many singles are looking to turn up the heat on their love lives. Today, Chemistry.com, one of the country's most popular dating sites, unveils the cities most and least comfortable with public displays of affection on its official blog, The Spark. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/chemistry/50271/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110516/MM00666...

2011-04-14 05:00:00

DALLAS, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To take minds off of the stress of tax day, online dating site Chemistry.com today announced they will be giving away complimentary three-day memberships all day on April 18th. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080613/LAF006LOGO) "70% of singles are worried about the economy having a negative impact on their lifestyle this year," says Mandy Ginsberg, general manager of Chemistry.com. "Chemistry.com wants to help alleviate that stress by...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.