Are Comedians Sad? A Stand-Up Comic’s Response

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As the world struggled to make sense of Robin Williams suicide, a friend asked stand-up comedian Kermet Apio if it’s true that comedians are sad people. This was his answer.

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The 5 Ways Gay Married Men Are Turning Back the Wedding Clock

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David Toussaint supports marriage equality, but is disappointed with the attitude of some couples towards the thing they worked so hard for.

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How Can You Tell If Your Relationship Is Healthy?

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We know when it’s wrong (though we don’t always admit it). How do we know when it’s right?

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7 Facts About Sex, Love, & Attraction That You Need To Know

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Jordan Gray discovered some pretty interesting things while studying attraction and human sexuality for the past decade.

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The Loss of Positive Male Role Models and Educational Priorities in the U.S.

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During the 1950s, the scientist was the hero of our movies, saving us from space aliens and mutant insects. Why have our collective goals shifted away from educated men as role models?

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How a Shift in Perspective Put This Dad Onto the Path of Exceptional Fatherhood

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Jerry Mahoney found that wearing his insecurities on his sleeve wasn’t working. Really listening to his 4-year old daughter finally let him see the truth.

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My Life as a Reluctant Loan Shark

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It may have been legal, but it clearly wasn’t right.

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The One Word A Woman Never Wants To Hear From A Man (And the Corollary for Men)

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William Mize’s girlfriend asked him how she looked, and here’s how he responded.

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15 Things I Would Go Back and Tell Myself About Marriage

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As your relationship began to get serious, you were probably amazed that someone so awesome really cared about you. Marry someone who feels just as lucky because you care about them.

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5 Reasons It’s So Hard to Leave Crazy

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You’re in a place that makes no sense, and you can’t find your way out. It’s called … crazy.

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The Shock of Breaking Up

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Thomas Fiffer examines the earthquake that strikes when a relationship breaks apart, and the subtle, subterranean shifts that precede it.

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Sociopaths Are The New Narcissists: A Look At Two Disorders

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Dame Yankee diagnoses the characters of Orange is the New Black, and makes some interesting points along the way.

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Twenty Tips for Surviving Your Twenties

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Sami Jankins was asked for a decade’s worth of pointers to live by by a friend who was turning 20. She dug deep and found them.

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Daddies Cry Too

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After his young son announced that “Daddies don’t cry,” Michael Bryant had to explain to his son why everyone—Daddies included—occasionally needs to have a good cry.

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Collateral Damage: The Secondary Victims We Overlook

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We all know survivors of trauma need help. But what about the needs of the people who love them?

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My Friend Eggman, and the Crisis in Candyland

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Rob Azevedo returns to his childhood playground, and experiences an interesting turn of events.

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