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Texas Newspaper Refuses To Publish Same-Sex Wedding Announcement

The engagement photo that Patricia Wrightner and Michelle Cooks hoped to have printed.<p>A same-sex couple from Texarkana, Texas is planning to head to …

16 Wedding Traditions and Superstitions

Photography: Katie Stoops Photography<p>Photography: Elisabeth Millay Photography<p>Photography: W. Scott Chester Photography<p>Photography: YASU+JUNKO<p>Swipe here for next slide<p>Photography: Laura Murray Photography<p>6 of 17<p>Carrying the Bride Over the Threshold<p>Photography: Sarah Maingot<p>7 of 17<p>A Spider on Your …

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100 Sentimental Wedding Ideas You'll Want to Steal

By Kristen O'Gorman Klein for <i>Bridal Guide</i><p>You spend months (if not years) picking out the perfect venue, choosing the right dress, hiring the best photographer, videographer, DJ... the list goes on and on. With everything you need to check off your to-do list, it's far too easy to forget about the …

8-year-old child bride dies after forced marriage.

By MELISSA WELLHAM<p><i>Note: This post may be triggering for survivors of abuse.</i><p>Imagine if the very first wedding you attended was your …

8 Sex Myths Debunked

Our best sex advice ever: What's true and what's false when it comes to good sex<p>When you were younger, you might have believed a lot of funny stuff about sex—like the idea that you could lose your virginity to a tampon—but now that you're older and wiser, most sex myths are pretty easy to spot. …

Cheating Spouse? 10 Reasons You Shouldn't Take Him Or Her Back

<i>Written by Kiri Blakely on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir</i><p>Being cheated on is probably the most devastating thing that can happen to a relationship, short of the other person dying. Actually, it can <i>feel</i> like your partner has died when you find out he (or she) has been cheating. It feels like what you had …

Kiss & Tell: 10 Curious Stats About Kissing, Social Media, and Breakups

It's easy to get lost in the Internet k-hole of The Book of Odds, compendium of all things statistical. But you don't necessarily have time for that, do you? So, we pulled together some of their most interesting facts about social media, breakups, and kissing—all potential fodder for your …

Why Do People Cheat on Their Partners?

Cheating is quite common and the reasons are multiple. Rather than reviewing the many reasons people cheat, I'm going to focus on one of the main one -- self-abandonment. Self-abandonment leads to an inner emptiness that results in a person seeking to be filled up externally.<p>For example, Celine …

Your Boyfriend Is Not Your Friend

I had a tough-love therapist a while ago who frustrated me to no end. I’d complain about the behavior of men I was dating and most of the time her …

6 Freaky Things Your Body Does (Explained by Science)

The human body is a strange and mysterious place filled with gross guts and gurgling magic potions. There are all sorts of confusing or nonsensical …

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Who’s afraid of the amygdala? Research blows away "fear center" myth

New revelations about your brain’s so-called “fear center” explain why it’s misleading to say “this part of the brain does x”. Maggie Koerth-Baker …

Anatomical FlipbookL.W. Yaggy & James J. West, 1885

<b>Anatomical Flipbook</b><br>L.W. Yaggy & James J. West, <b>1885</b>

Dating abuse via text takes a toll - Futurity

Threats, controlling behavior, and harassing text messages from a dating partner can have a serious …

How Often Do Mass Shooters Die In Their Attacks?

Almost half of mass shooters die during the attack, but certain factors raise the likelihood of that happening.<p>Details are starting to emerge in the aftermath of yesterday's deadly shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in D.C., a military administrative headquarters. Though at first, authorities …

Professor Stephen Hawking backs right to die for the terminally ill

Physicist's change of stance likely to fuel debate on euthanasia after previously calling assisted suicide 'a great mistake'<p>Professor Stephen Hawking, who once said he thought assisted dying was "a great mistake", has changed his stance to support the right of terminally ill people who are …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Beluga Whale vs. Baby at the Mystic Aquarium

Parents who’ve taken their children to an Aquarium like the one in Mystic, CT know some of the pain in taking pictures that preserve the memories of …

Photos of the Day

Then-and-Now Images of NYC Created by Blending in Vintage Crime Scene Photos

Then-and-now photos are always fascinating to see. Historical scenes come to life when blended into or placed side-by-side with modern-day …

Tami Bone: Of Magic and Myth

Texas photographer Tami Bone recently opened an exhibition, <i>Of Magic and Myth</i>, along with Fran Forman, at the Photo Methode Gallery in Austin, Texas. …

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Multi-Talented Artist's Fantasy Photography Based on Fears and Dreams

The 27 year old Italian visual artist Chiara Fersini who is also known as, Himitsuhana, only recently became fascinated with photography following a …

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