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Long-Married Couple Gordon Yeager And Norma Yeager Die Holding Hands

October 20, 2011

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For one Iowa couple, true love lasted until the very end. Married 72 years, Norma, 90, and Gordon Yeager, 94, died in the hospital holding hands last week, one hour apart. The couple was hospitalized after a car accident just outside of Marshalltown, Iowa. They were given a shared room in the ICU where they […]

My Groundhog Day: Taking a Vacation from Selfishness

August 11, 2011

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I woke up today and realized my intentions for my vacation have been largely selfish. I have focused on pleasure seeking, putting myself in some beautiful place, making love on a beach, eating expensive seafood and sitting in a jacuzzi … the rewards such as I see them, for hard work. I have worked non-stop […]

David Duchovny And Tea Leoni Separate For Second Time In 3 Years

June 29, 2011

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Author: Mack Rawden – Tea Leoni and David Duchovny have separated for a second time. Their nearly fifteen year marriage famously suffered quite a setback in 2008 when the former X-Files star checked himself into sex rehab, but since he returned, there’s been surprisingly few tabloid headlines or embarrassing public spats. You never know what’s […]

Infidelity could be hereditary, says study

June 16, 2011

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He was clearly born with a significant amount of sporting prowess but was Tiger Woods also born to be unfaithful to his wife? The inclination towards infidelity could be in your genes, a study suggests. Researchers examining female zebra finches believe they cheat on their mates due to variations in DNA handed down by male […]

Hugh Hefner’s Playmate fiancee calls off wedding

June 15, 2011

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The wedding of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner to his 25-year-old girlfriend has been called off, following her change of heart, Mr Hefner announced. Mr Hefner was to marry Crystal Harris, who was featured in the magazine as Playmate of the Month in December 2009, on Saturday. The 85-year-old has been married twice before, in 1949 […]

Want to catch a lady’s eye? Don’t smile, study says

May 28, 2011

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A note to single dudes: If you’re looking to pick up a woman at a bar, whatever you do — don’t smile at her. Women are actually less sexually attracted to smiley, happy men, suggests a new University of British Columbia study, published online today in the journal Emotion. If that’s surprising to you — […]

Mother’s Day: contributions of Julia Ward Howe + our first mother 200,000 years ago in East Africa

May 8, 2011

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Celebrations of mothers and motherhood occur throughout the world; many of these can be traced back to ancient festivals, like the Greek cult to Cybele or the Roman festival of Hilaria. One of the early calls to celebrate a Mother’s Day in the United States was the “Mother’s Day Proclamation” by Julia Ward Howe. Written […]

Wedding entrance dance to top all wedding entrance dances

April 29, 2011

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T-Mobile’s Royal Wedding Dance celebrates the marriage of William and Kate with the help of a host of royal look alikes and music from East 17! T-Mobile wishes William and Kate a long and happy marriage.

Rosie Vela

April 23, 2011

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Today I got curious about the female singer who is singing with Jeff Lynne in ELO. It turned out to be quite  a story. Roseanne “Rosie” Vela, born in the coastal city of Galveston, Texas,  stayed with her boyfriend Jimmy Roberts, and married him in the hospital before he died of cancer. He sang her […]

Broken Heart Burns Like Hot Coffee, Brain Study of Former Lovers Shows

March 30, 2011

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Elizabeth Lopatto – Heartache over lost love is similar to the physical pain of spilling hot coffee on your lap, scientists studying brain scans say. The sting of seeing photos of an ex-lover stimulated the same parts of the brain as intense heat applied to the arms of 40 people in a study published in […]

Can you predict your mate will cheat by their voice?

March 4, 2011

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When choosing a partner, women believe the lower the man’s voice, the more likely he’s going to cheat. Conversely, men think a woman with a higher voice is more likely to be unfaithful, researchers have found. The study, published in the latest edition of the online journal Evolutionary Psychology is the first to examine the […]

Harlequin Attempts to Patent the Kiss

February 16, 2011

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Talk about lip service: Harlequin Enterprises, renowned publisher of pulp romance novels, has applied for a patent on the romantic kiss. The application, if granted, leaves open the possibility that we may one day have to pay a licensing fee to lock lips with the ones we covet. Don’t start worrying yet. Harlequin, which releases […]

Lawsuit Says Match.com Is A Fraud

February 14, 2011

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If You Subscribed To Match.com, You May Be Interested In A Class Action LawsuitA class action lawsuit alleges that upwards of 60% of the profiles on Match.com are either inactive former users or fake or fraudulently posted. In numerous instances the photos attached to these profiles are of pornographic actresses and models, seemingly stolen from […]

It’s Valentine’s Day, How are you doing?

February 14, 2011

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Saint Valentine of Terni and his disciples. Historical facts Numerous early Christian martyrs were named Valentine. The Valentines honored on February 14 are Valentine of Rome (Valentinus presb. m. Romae) and Valentine of Terni (Valentinus ep. Interamnensis m. Romae).] Valentine of Rome was a priest in Rome who was martyred about AD 269 and was […]

How to Handle Valentine’s Day When You’re Polyamorous

February 8, 2011

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You’d think that a woman who enjoys what she calls “sport sex” wouldn’t have trouble finding a Valentine. But you’d be wrong, both about the woman and her situation. Angye Fox, 40, runs a successful ad agency in Florida and, yes, she is also a swinger who has sex with different partners without being in […]

Male Rights Activist Calls for Valentine’s Day Boycott

February 7, 2011

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David Moye – Any guy who gives flowers on Feb. 14 is a blooming idiot. So says Marc Rudov, a relationship expert in Los Gatos, Calif., who is on a campaign to get American men to boycott Valentine’s Day. According to Rudov, who has authored books such as “Under the Clitoral Hood: How to Crank […]

A robot that can fall in love!

November 22, 2010

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Blob … Stefan’s invention looks like a giant pillow Robots could one day completely replace the need to have a boyfriend or girlfriend. Well, that’s what the latest invention suggests. A robot that can fall in love with its owner could put an end to millions of lonely hearts across the globe. It has special […]

Kung fu sisters stage combat tournament to find men to date

October 27, 2010

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Marital arts experts Xiao Lin, 22, and little sister Yin, 21, are to stage a three day fighting festival in Foushan, south east China, where only the toughest suitors stand a chance of getting through. First contestants must show off their archery skills, then they must carry a heavy weight over sharpened bamboo spears, and […]

Mind Control Experiment 2

October 12, 2010

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Instructions: Read the text, then rate your reaction. Aug. 26, 2010 file photo, pianist Liu Wei Below is a donate button. You may not realize it, but there are many children without arms. With your help, the registered charity “Look Mom, No Hands” finds these inspiring young people to arrange piano lessons, guitar lessons, art […]

Faking it in the USA

October 4, 2010

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… Now, an Indiana University survey published today has put some confirming data on the faked orgasm phenomenon. According to the survey’s researchers, 85 percent of men said their partners climaxed during the most recent sex act, while 64 percent of women reported they actually did. “There’s this massive gap between men’s perception and women’s […]

Study shows real partners are no match for ideal mate

October 1, 2010

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Our ideal image of the perfect partner differs greatly from our real-life partner, according to new research from the University of Sheffield and the University of Montpellier in France. The research found that our actual partners are of a different height, weight and body mass index than those we would ideally choose. The study, which […]

Widow remarries after children chose step-father from online ‘daddy shop’

September 21, 2010

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A widow has remarried more than a decade after her husband’s death in a light plane crash after her two young children chose her future husband from a dating website. Charlotte Morgan, 41, met her new husband Guy Bolam, 44, after her two children chose him from the online “daddy shop”. The model-turned businesswoman had […]

Woman turns to YouTube to find perfect match

August 12, 2010

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A Dallas woman, who has everything ready for her wedding except the groom, has taken to YouTube to campaign for a husband. Lisa Linehan, 35, who already has a maker for her wedding dress and who has also planned the venue for the nuptials, said she got the urge to get married while at a […]

Husbands can be jailed for insulting wives under new French law

July 2, 2010

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Couples who insult each other over their physical appearance or make false accusations about infidelity face jail, under a new French law making “psychological violence” a criminal offence. The law – the first of its kind – means that partners who make such insults or threats of physical violence faces up to three years in […]

I do goes high-tech with Japan robot priest

May 17, 2010

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The groom looked dashing, his bride resplendent in white, but all eyes in this Japanese wedding were on the priest, a four-foot tall robot with colourful, flashing eyes called i-Fairy. The robot is usually used in museum and exhibitions to direct visitors, but with the help of a flower headpiece, and a new programme, it […]

Free Xeno Song: the Rope

April 12, 2010

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Here’s the latest Xeno song, recorded in my bedroom studio today: the Rope (MP3). Copywrite 2010 by Xeno. All rights reserved. Duplication permitted for non-commercial use. I also re-mixed some of the others after I realized they sounded crummy in my good headphones. What do you think of “the Rope”?