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Mating Archive

November 15, 2004
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
Crossing the Party Line

Can a Bush voter and a Kerry voter find happiness together? Maybe for a little while.

November 1, 2004
Four's Company

Double dating is a mostly dreadful custom, but it can occasionally provide a harmless thrill or two.

October 25, 2004
Geek Love

Not everyone is charming and gorgeous. That’s why there’s trivia night.

October 18, 2004
Looks That Kill

Why dating ugly men can be a beautiful thing.

October 11, 2004
New Waverers

Among New York couples, it’s increasingly the women, not the men, who can’t make a commitment.

September 27, 2004
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
The Man Vanishes

More and more men are perfecting an infuriating alternative to the painful, drawn-out breakup: the disappearing act.

August 16, 2004
Delaying Tactics

A pill may offer salvation to the legions of men—and their ladies— who are stuck in the express lane.

July 26, 2004
Threshold of Pain

For a newly married couple, the next step—buying a first apartment together—can be a doozy.

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