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Jessica Simpson, engaged

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Jessica Simpson, the starlet known for remaining a virgin till marriage and for having a father who often offers commentary on her breasts, is engaged to Eric Johnson — a man she’s been dating for a whopping seven months. Simpson and Johnson have at least one thing in common — they’re both divorced. Simpson married [...] [Read More]
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Marriage annulled after wife thinks about other men

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We’ve heard of emotional affairs, but how about intended affairs? Or, at the very least, thoughts of maybe, possibly intending to have an affair — complete with the specific man in mind? An Italian woman was having oh-so-naughty thoughts about a man who wasn’t her husband, yet her husband was the man she shared her [...] [Read More]
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Dating site caters to ugly people

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We’ve talked in the past about those dating sites that only accept beautiful people. You know, like Hot Enough, Diamond Lounge and Darwin Dating. Many people find the elitist nature of these sites appalling, and they don’t want to be partnered up with someone who puts looks above everything else in a relationship. Let’s face [...] [Read More]
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Strange new hygiene trend has its skeptics

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There are days when even the most hygiene-conscious of the bunch skips a shower — whether we’re not feeling too hot, are busy or the power goes out. Thing is, days free of bathing are not the norm. Or, should I say, they weren’t. Things may be changing. A recent story in the New York [...] [Read More]
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Town proposes miniskirt ban

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Could banning a piece of clothing restore morality to a tiny Italian town? That’s what the mayor of Castellammare di Stabia is claiming. Mayor Luigi Bobbio says a miniskirt ban would help “restore urban decorum and facilitate better civil co-existence,” according to the BBC. With an attitude like that, it’s probably no surprise he also [...] [Read More]
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Courteney Cox and David Arquette separating

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Looks like Courteney Cox will be on the prowl in Cougar Town — and not just when she’s playing Jules on the hit ABC show. Cox and her husband, David Arquette have announced they’re splitting. Like most Hollywood couples, they’ve tossed out the cliches about remaining committed friends and responsible parents and loving each other [...] [Read More]
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Why are people writing ‘I like it on the’ on their Facebook statuses?

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Last year the ladies of Facebook wrote the color of their bra — and nothing else — as their Facebook statuses. The random rumblings of “red,” “hot pink” or “electric blue lace” had men (and plenty of women) asking “why are people putting a color in their Facebook status?” This time around women finishing this [...] [Read More]
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The crazy reasons people call 911

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Would you call 911 after taking too much Viagra or because you needed a police escort? How about if a restaurant messed up your order? Today we’ll take a look at some of the most ridiculous reasons people picked up the phone and called in the big guns (the first three are all from Broward [...] [Read More]
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Did Sarah Palin get booed on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

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Sarah Palin came down from Alaska Monday night to visit the “Dancing With the Stars” set and to support her daughter, Bristol, who is a contestant on this season’s show. When Jennifer Grey and Derek Hough were talking with Brooke Burke about their jive, viewers heard booing off-camera. Grey, Hough and Burke all seemed perplexed [...] [Read More]
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P is for party, S is for sleepovers: an ABC guide to dating in college

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My heavy study habits and booze-free approach to school meant I wasn’t your average college student. Dating wasn’t exactly on the docket. I think I had a total of one date all four years. (Unless that Valentine’s Day dinner with my roommate counts?) But, for most undergrads, the college years are a time to date [...] [Read More]
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