Topic: romance

What Are The Sleeping Arrangements At Your Parents’ House When You Bring Someone Home?

What Are The Sleeping Arrangements At Your Parents’ House When You Bring Someone Home?

Our partner, HowAboutWe, has been hard at work polling readers to see how many of them are allowed to sleep in the same bed if they bring someone home to their parents’ house. And since the holiday season is underway, it makes perfect sense to inquire about this topic right now.

Of those polled, 40% were allowed to have their boyfriend or girlfriend sleep in the same bed when they brought them home to their parents’ house. While 36% were forced to sleep apart while under their parents’ roof, despite the fact that in some cases the couples had been living together for years. I guess if parents don’t see it, then it’s easier to pretend it doesn’t exist. More »

Sex On The Wire: Keep Your Summer Romance Going Strong Through Fall

Sex On The Wire: Keep Your Summer Romance Going Strong Through Fall
  • The way you rank the opposite sex will vary with your mood. (College Candy)
  • Summer may be coming to an end, but you can still carry your hot romance into the fall. (Betty Confidential)
  • This Real Housewives Of Atlanta star now has her own sex toy line. (The Frisky)
  • So he didn’t call? This might be why. (College Candy)
  • Adding in a bit of foreplay can make a huge difference. (YourTango)
  • BeyoncĂ© looking stunning in this gold ensemble. (Celebuzz)

Sex On The Wire: Bring A Romantic Getaway To Your Bedroom

Sex On The Wire: Bring A Romantic Getaway To Your Bedroom
  • Uh-oh. When auto correct changes text messages and makes them too sexy. (YourTango)
  • Have a romantic getaway without leaving the house, by turning your bedroom into a haven. (Betty Confidential)
  • Get over your ex in 10 steps. (College Crush)
  • How you can get a strippers number. (College Candy)
  • Rihanna hit the water this weekend in an attractive Bob Marley one-piece. (Celebuzz)
  • These hot Leo men are celebrating their birthdays this month. (We can’t get enough.) (The Frisky)

A Guide To The Rumored Hookups Of ‘American Idol’

A Guide To The Rumored Hookups Of 'American Idol'

Word on the American Idol streets (neon, paved with gold) is contestants Casey Abrams and Haley Reinhart have been hooking up: sources have spotted them getting super flirty and sharing one another’s laps. Casey and Haley are hardly the first pair of Idol flingers — contestants have been setting off the rumor alert since Season 1, when Justin Guarini allegedly three-timed behind the scenes. So here they are, the rumored hookups from 10 seasons of Idol. More »

Famous Last Words: The Depressing Dialogue Of Rom-Coms

Famous Last Words: The Depressing Dialogue Of Rom-Coms

I’ve realized a subversive plot on the part of Hollywood. Though we are fed cookie-cutter versions of romance and unrealistic visions of love, if you take a look at the last lines of the best romance films, they are always so…mundane. Is this the “happily ever after” we were promised? Not even an “I love you” as the screen fades to black?

We picked 12 of our favorite love films and found their last lines…see if you can pair the movie with the dialogue. More »

Sex On the Wire: Ugly Bugs Get Engaged!

Sex On the Wire: Ugly Bugs Get Engaged!

• A dating site for “aesthetically challenged” people called the Ugly Bug Ball has its first success story! (Lemondrop)

• Surprise! Gay guys aren’t out to turn your precious little boyfriend into a fairy! (Em&Lo)

• Georgia megachurch pastor Jim Swilley – and father of the lead singer of the Black Lips – comes out to entire congregation, everyone surprisingly chill about it. (Nerve)

• Ricky Martin told Oprah that coming out wasn’t easy. But that book deal wasn’t going to sell itself, you know? (The Frisky) More »

The Best Of The Gloss

The Best Of The Gloss

We’ve had a fun week over at Crushable, but we can’t cover everything. Luckily our sister site TheGloss had some amazing articles about “sexy” Halloween costumes, Na’vi sex toys, and Mark Zuckerberg‘s fashion taste. Check it out!

1. OMG! 10 Super Sexy Halloween Costumes for You!

2. Introducing the Na’vi Sex Toy

3. 5 Reasons to Be Excited About “Black Swan”

4. Mark Zuckerberg, Fashion Icon More »