Month: August 2012

Can A Broken Heart Help You Get Your Ex Back?

Can A Broken Heart Help You Get Your Ex Back?

In the recent book “Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That?: And Other Reflections on Being Human”, research psychologist Jesse Bering examines the neurochemistry of heartbreak. He offers a scientific anatomy of heartbreak, citing the work of biological anthropologist Helen Fisher: There are two main stages associated with a dead […]

Are You Single Because of Where You Live?

Are You Single Because of Where You Live?

After eight years in D.C., author Amanda Hess decided to move to Los Angeles in hopes of finding a better dating scene. She was under the impression that Los Angeles is one of America’s “Best Cities for Singles.” “But between dark basement beers during my last month in Washington,” she […]