Archive for February, 2012

Is “Going Solo” really that great?

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

Eric Klinenberg, a professor of sociology at New York University, has written a book titled “Going Solo”- in which he attempts to debunk all the old negative stereotypes about single adults. For his book, he interviewed singles from both sexes and all ages, income groups, careers and even folks who are retired. The only commonality […]

Online dating is not a panacea for singleness

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

This week the journal, Psychological Science in the Public Interest published a report that reviews over 400 studies that examined the usefulness and outcomes of online dating. According to the journal report, social scientists worry that singles are being seduced to join dating sites by claims that the matching algorithms they have designed are scientifically […]