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The Toll of Bad Dating Experiences

November 20, 2014
The Toll of Bad Dating Experiences

“You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.” Maya Angelou As an avid reader, when I finish a book I often judge it on one […]

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How Does a Woman Solve a Riddle With No Answer?

November 18, 2011
How Does a Woman Solve a Riddle With No Answer?

I’m currently reading Tony and Susan by Austin Wright. Originally published in 1993 to critical acclaim but low sales, the novel has been rereleased, this time with better results. Wright was a professor at the University of Cincinnatti, who died 1n 2003. He was 70 when he wrote this novel. The following quote struck me. […]

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Is the Shelf Life of Relationships Decreasing?

March 9, 2011
Is the Shelf Life of Relationships Decreasing?

Thanks to Natalie, who pointed out the release of a new study commissioned by Warner Brothers in advance of the release of their movie Hall Pass in the U.K. (Hall Pass is a Farrelly brothers movie about a couple of wives who tire of their husbands’ constantly checking out other women. They give them each […]

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How to Meet a Good Man in a Bar

October 14, 2010
How to Meet a Good Man in a Bar

Is it possible to meet the love of your life in a bar? Of course. Is it easy? No. The odds are not in your favor. Should you bother then? Well, I do know several happy couples who met in a bar. It’s just as legit as meeting someone at a bus stop or baseball […]

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Sex and The Pareto Principle

September 14, 2010
Sex and The Pareto Principle

Do 20% of the men get 80% of the women? I’ve come across this claim repeatedly, though the application of the 80/20 rule varies. Sometimes it’s stated that 20% of the men get 80% of the sex, which is actually a very different claim. I felt the need to understand exactly what the data says, if anything, in support […]

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