Tag: sexual mores

Three-Date Rule? Make That Eight.

September 30, 2017
Three-Date Rule? Make That Eight.

A new study by Groupon of 2,000 singles has found that both women and men prefer to delay sex much longer than previously assumed. No doubt you’ve heard about the three-date rule – the number of dates before both parties expect to have sex. If you’re a woman, you’ve probably had guys inform you of […]

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Hookup Culture and the Golden Rule

September 10, 2014
Hookup Culture and the Golden Rule

Conor Friedersdorf’s article When ‘Do Unto Others’ Meets Hookup Culture in today’s Atlantic poses a refreshing and overdue question: Why are traditional conservatives hellbent on fighting contemporary sexual mores with doomsday predictions of the end of Western civilization as we know it? Smug predictions of eternal damnation for sexual sinners are the cherry on top of this Judgment […]

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Giving Hookup Culture a Makeover

October 2, 2012
Giving Hookup Culture a Makeover

Hooking Up Smart aims to help people figure out how to navigate the hostile terrain of the contemporary sexual marketplace. I support both women and men in their search for meaningful relationships by providing strategic insight, guidance, and perspective as they manage their social and sexual interactions.  Hooking Up Smart Mission Statement   Regular readers know that […]

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