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Men Slow Down For Love

Everything always goes back to evolution, doesn’t it? This interesting new study from Seattle Pacific University found that men adjust their walking speed to match their romantic partner’s pace — a phenomenon not seen when men walk with female friends. So, your height generally determines your walking speed. Those with long legs/strides, tend to walk faster […]

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When to Text, When to Talk?

Texting has become an accepted form of relationship communication, but how do you know when to text and when to talk? According to a new Brigham Young University study, romantic couples who text each other with confirming messages (“How are you?” “How’s it going?” “I miss you!”) tend to experience greater relationship satisfaction. Confirming messages are […]

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A Little Monday Math…

Alrighty then…it’s time for a little Monday Math folks. This week, our numbers have to do with some dating trends, thanks to a 2013 national survey by Match.com. Here we go: 78%  – the percentage of men who reach out to a woman less than 3 days after a date. Yes, you heard that correctly…is […]

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Wacky Relationship Statistics Again…

Here we go again…delving back into reality today with interesting statistics pertaining to the search for love. Here are today’s statistics: Did you know that… 44% of the adult American population is single. That’s over  100 million people folks, so your odds are actually much better than you think. On average, there are 86 single men […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. If you live in a red state, you’re 27 percent more likely to get divorced than if you live in a blue state. Maybe that’s because red-state couples traditionally marry younger—and the younger the partners, the riskier the marriage. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the states with the lowest median age […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. The “Love Detector” service from Korean cell phone operator KTF uses technology that is supposed to analyze voice patterns to see if a lover is speaking honestly and with affection. Users later receive an analysis of the conversation delivered through text message that breaks down the amount of affection, surprise, concentration and […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. In certain areas there were laws passed that stipulated that flirting is illegal. In Little Rock, AR an antiquated law is still on the books warning  people that engaging in playful banter may result in a 30-day jail term. In New  York City, another outdated law mandates that men may be fined $25 for […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. If your parents were divorced, you’re at least 40 percent more likely to get divorced than if they weren’t. If your parents married others after divorcing, you’re 91 percent more likely to get divorced. This could be because witnessing a parents’ divorce reinforces our ambivalence about commitment in a “disposable society,” says […]

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