couples

12% of People Have Been in a Relationship With Someone They Thought Was Ugly

Would you date someone who you didn't find attractive? Who hated sex? Who totally let themselves go once you got together? A survey dug into those typical dating dealbreakers, and found out how many people had relationships where they caved on pretty major issues. Here are the results. 1. 30% of...
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What's the Last Thing You Look at Before You Go to Sleep: Your Significant Other, or Your Phone?

What's the last thing you look at before you go to sleep: Your significant other . . . or your phone? According to a survey by Asurion, 25% of people say it's their phone. And even though that means three-quarters of people still have their priorities somewhat straight, it's not like they're all...
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Does Your Relationship Pass This Ten-Question Love Test?

A group of divorce lawyers came up with a list of ten questions as part of a study by the University of Exeter that they say every couple should talk about before they get married. If you don't answer yes to all ten, don't worry. It doesn't mean you're totally wrong for each other, but it might...
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Half of People Secretly Wish They Could Sleep in Separate Beds

It seems like there's a lot of symbolism in sleeping in a different bed than your significant other: like, it means your relationship is in trouble or something. But if it didn't mean that, we'd apparently be all about it. According to a study by OnePoll and Slumber Cloud, almost half of people say...
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We Start Openly Passing Gas After Nine Months of Dating - Plus 11 More Relationship Milestones

When you first start dating, you have to keep up the illusion that you're a perfect, poised, totally well-mannered person. Then the illusion starts to fade. So how long does it take? A survey looked at a bunch of weird relationship milestones , and asked 1,000 people how long it took to reach them...
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Your Entire Relationship Hinges on Who Does the Dishes

Your relationship or marriage is depending on whether or not you leave that dirty plate in the sink or rinse it off. Literally. According to a study out of the University of Utah , your entire relationship hinges on who does the dishes. The researchers found that women do more of the chores around...
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How Many Dates Does It Take Before You Can Just Order Food and Sit on the Couch?

It's a great early milestone in any relationship when you stop feeling like you have to leave the house and you can just sit there on the couch, eating Thai food and watching a movie. So how long do you have to wait for that to happen? According to a survey by Tinder and Grubhub, the answer is: the...
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Have You Ever Postponed a Breakup Because You Two Had a Great Trip Planned?

Here's a tough question: Would you still have fun on an incredible vacation to some place like Australia or Thailand or Bora Bora if you couldn't STAND the person you were going with? According to a survey by Expedia , 11% of people say they've postponed a breakup because they had a great trip...
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New Couples Should Only See Each Other Twice a Week?

Millions of people are going to get into new relationships this year. And if you're one of them, here's some advice: spend as much time as you can away from your new boyfriend or girlfriend. According to a psychiatrist named Scott Carroll , the best thing new couples can do is only see each other...
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christmas fights

The Average Couple Will Have Seven Fights Before the Holidays Are Over

Even if you love the holidays, there's a part of you that hates all the stress that comes with them . . . Two new surveys on holiday stress just came out. They found 88% of us find the holidays stressful. And for people who have to travel, it's 98%. Here are three more stats about holiday stress: 1...
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