- November 29, 2004 | Mating
- The Single-Mom Option
To have a baby, a woman needs a man. But she doesn’t have to fall in love with him. Or even meet him.
- November 22, 2004 | Mating
- The Enablers
Friends shouldn’t indulge your whimpering about a ﬂaky guy—they ought to help you see his ambivalence for what it is. Otherwise, they’re part of the problem.
- November 15, 2004 | Mating
- Hey There, Gorgeous
When a stranger asks you out on the street, you’re supposed to run away. But who knows what you might be missing?
- November 8, 2004 | Mating
- Crossing the Party Line
Can a Bush voter and a Kerry voter ﬁnd happiness together? Maybe for a little while.
- November 1, 2004 | Mating
- Four's Company
Double dating is a mostly dreadful custom, but it can occasionally provide a harmless thrill or two.
- October 25, 2004 | Mating
- Geek Love
Not everyone is charming and gorgeous. That’s why there’s trivia night.
- October 18, 2004 | Mating
- Looks That Kill
Why dating ugly men can be a beautiful thing.
- October 11, 2004 | Naked City
- New Waverers
Among New York couples, it’s increasingly the women, not the men, who can’t make a commitment.
- September 27, 2004 | Naked City
- Buddy System Error
Lonely hearts in the city get all the ink—and have plenty of resources to turn to for hooking-up help. But what if all you’re after is a friend?
- September 13, 2004 | Naked City
- The Man Vanishes
More and more men are perfecting an infuriating alternative to the painful, drawn-out breakup: the disappearing act.