The Millennial Marriage Tipping Point

August 18, 2015
The Millennial Marriage Tipping Point

For several years the media has gorged on doom and gloom in most of its coverage of Millennials. I once shared the view that hookup culture was widely embraced by this generation and predicted an eventual crisis in Millennial marriage and family formation among them. I was as surprised as anyone when my own statistical analysis […]

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The Wrong Tool For the Job

August 17, 2015
The Wrong Tool For the Job

Would you use this  to make this  ? How about these to prune this  ? Would you choose this  to paint this  ? How about these   for this  ? OK! Makes no sense! So why use this Tool  to get this  ? (Threesome image by © Ben Welsh/zefa/Corbis) And why use this  to get this  ? You can’t get the job done when you keep picking […]

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Is the VF Tinder Article Feminist Propaganda?

August 14, 2015
Is the VF Tinder Article Feminist Propaganda?

Nancy Jo Sales is drawing a lot of criticism for the bias inherent in her story claiming that Tinder has destroyed dating. Jesse Singal of New York Magazine takes her to task for her cherry picking of anecdotes: “If you hang out with stats geeks for long enough, one of them will probably utter the sentence, […]

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Tinder is Whatever You Want it to Be

August 12, 2015
Tinder is Whatever You Want it to Be

A recent article in Vanity Fair by Nancy Jo Sales has caused quite a rumpus. Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse” recounts the writer’s experience interviewing a bunch of young people in NYC about their experiences on Tinder. It describes a bottomless pit of opportunistic sex and selfish disregard for the humanity of others […]

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Avoid These Four Mistakes in Online Dating

August 6, 2015
Avoid These Four Mistakes in Online Dating

Please welcome guest blogger Candace Wong, author of the blog Create a Happy Love Life. Finding love online is a billion dollar industry. A study done by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that online dating is responsible for more than one third of marriages in the United States. This represents a huge […]

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