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Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

By Ely North, published on Feb 12, 2013

Dear Ely,

My crazy-ass girlfriend has turned Valentine’s Day from a relaxed celebration of our love to a pressure-packed referendum on our relationship. She says she got me “the perfect gift,” and she expects my gift for her to express my feelings for her as well as my hopes for the future of our relationship. What the hell does that even mean? What am I supposed to get her? A dozen roses and a box of chocolates? That seems too ordinary. Expensive jewelry or a fur coat? That seems too extravagant. Tickets to an opera? I can’t believe I would even suggest such a thing.... (more)

Tags: humor, funny, advice, relationship, valentines day

Amor Vincit Omnia

By Lumiere, published on Feb 10, 2012

Standinghumblebefore blinding light

Some call you God,others ReligionSpirituality

Love

you are the truth we seekthe Holy Grailin the midstof our lieswhich dividerather than unite

Wars of disagreementlasting centuriesnever defilecrumble like old bricksbefore what is incorruptible

Wet tears to save the unbornarguing razor rhetoricnauseating wordspro life versus pro choice

While 6 million childrenbornwoundedbloody by warlimbs brokenfamilies destroyedsouls pierced by tramacry dailyin desperationfor healing from injusticearsenals of our hatredspreading... (more)

Tags: poetry, love, hope, lex lumiere, children of war, valentines day, valentines weekend

Ten ways to spot a sociopath (aka con-artist) on your first

By Annabelle Charbit, published on Jan 14, 2012

There are people in the world who don't care about love, and who feel no remorse, empathy or emotional attachment to others. They don't even know what these feeling are. These people are called sociopaths. Most people think of a sociopath as a deranged serial killer, but, with 4% of the population having the character traits of a sociopath, most sociopaths never physically harm anyone. Sociopaths do however ruin lives, empty bank accounts, and cause untold emotional trauma, using simply the fact that they don't care.

WHAT MAKES A SOCIOPATH?

The Absence of Feelings: Sociopaths... (more)

Tags: dating, valentines day, sociopath, psychopath, bad date

It's Valentines Day...again.

By DarleneRH, published on Feb 14, 2007

Everywhere you look, there are white teddy bears holding satiny red hearts, overpriced thorny roses, and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates. Whether you love or hate Valentines Day, it's pretty impossible to ignore. My take on this most Hallmark of holidays, is that (in a relationship or not) the whole thing is just sort of annoying. However, I do believe that it is possible to find the good in almost anything. I'm going to do my best to help you all see the light as well. Here are 10 perfectly good reasons to get out of bed and into the cold to celebrate Valentines Day: 1) You can use... (more)

Tags: humor, holidays, single, chocolate, fun, valentines day, excuses

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