Derek Jacobs

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Why It's OK to Have Expectations in Dating

I see so many women who are afraid to want what they want when it comes to relationships that it breaks my heart.<p>Women have come so far in our world. We can ask for equal pay. We can entertain any career and educational aspirations we wish, but we are so afraid to want a fulfilling romantic …

7 Things We Truly Miss About Old-School Dating

Many of us remember, appreciate and long for the days of traditional dating. You know, proper courting. Yes, way before the world of swiping left and right, meeting solely for the purpose of one-night stands and the agony that is online dating, the game of love had, well, actual rules. Sort of.<p>We …

Relationships

Mormons and Jews: What 2 Religions Say About the Modern Dating Crisis

BY JON BIRGER<p>Values.<p>That’s the one thing that always came up when I’d discuss theories on declining marriage rates or the rise of the hookup culture …

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Top 5 Expectations That Can Ruin Your Relationship

We often get so caught up in ourselves that we forget other people have a completely different way of interacting with and looking at life.<p>In …

When Your Relationship Is Rocky, Look Right at Your Expectations

One of the best ways to think of a relationship on the rocks is to reflect on your expectations for your relationship. What are they? What is it that you really want from your partner? What could your partner do now that would -- from your point of view -- make the relationship work again? Make a …

5 Myths About Marriage

Marriage is like driving a car: Even if you’re in the front seat, you may not understand what’s going on under the hood.<p>Many times, it’s the myths …

5 Myths and 5 Realities of Great Love

I recently went through a rough breakup with my (now ex-)boyfriend of over two years.<p>We'd been through rocky patches a time or two before, but this was the first time it'd felt so... final. This was the first time I really had to step back and admit to myself that I needed more than what this …

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The Number One Relationship Problem, According to Therapists

<b>What couples fight about behind closed doors -- and how to address it.</b><p><i>By Casey Lewis</i>, SELF<p><i>(Illustration: Donald Robertson)</i><p>Studies have shown that sex and money are two of the leading causes for divorce, but statistics don't always tell the whole story. We reached out to a handful of top …

Relationships

5th Generation iPad to Begin Production in July-August

DigiTimes claims that Apple will begin volume production of the 5th generation iPad in July-August 2013. The timeline reportedly comes from sources in Taiwan-based supply chain makers.<p>Mockup of 5th Generation iPad next to an iPad mini<p>A July-August ramp up of production runs counter to many of the …

In pictures: the Russian city of Samara being 'eaten alive' by sinkholes - Telegraph

Special moment in spring scrimmage

Jack Hoffman is not on scholarship at Nebraska, but he still led the Huskers in rushing at the team's spring scrimmage Saturday in Lincoln.<p>Clad in …

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2013 Tour of Utah Host Cities Announced

Recreational riders invited to tackle Queen Stage from Snowbasin to Snowbird<p>Billed as “America’s Toughest Stage Race” due to its heat, altitude, and volume of climbing, the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah started as a regional competition in 2004. Today it’s a UCI-sanctioned event contested by …

Kevin Ware resting after surgery

INDIANAPOLIS -- Kevin Ware will be able to return to Louisville on Tuesday as long as an infection doesn't develop in his surgically-repaired leg, …

Pac-12's Head of Officials Ed Rush Reportedly Targeted Arizona's Sean Miller

Pac-12 basketball head of officials Ed Rush was investigated for reportedly offering compensation to fellow referees for targeting Arizona head coach Sean Miller during the Pac-12 tournament.<p>The news comes from CBS Sports' Jeff Goodman:<p>Rush, according to a source within the Pac-12 officiating …

Basketball

First Reads : NPR

Exclusive First Read: Anna Lyndsey's 'Girl In The Dark'<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Exclusive First Read: You CAN Phone Home Again In 'Landline'<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>The Noble Hustle<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>'The Literalist's Love Poem,' Read By Emma Thompson<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Exclusive First Read: Chang-rae Lee's 'On …

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