Finding a Perfect Match in the Discard File

Finding a Perfect Match in the Discard File

Mini-VowsCredit…Ann KristShortly before Ann Klein left her home in Oakland, Calif., to meet Krist Roginski for a first date at an Italian restaurant in Menlo Park, Calif., she began considering her mode of transportation.“I decided to drive, mostly because I was wearing a dress,” said Ms. Klein, 56, the chief product officer at Tact.ai, a…

Finding Hope and Their Own Magical Moments

Finding Hope and Their Own Magical Moments

Mini-VowsCredit…Allison CampbellBy the time the singer and songwriter Alexi Paraschos married Chelsea Holmes in Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square on July 26, he was feeling pretty good about the odds of avoiding the wedding-in-a-pandemic blues.Credit belongs to a musical project he assigned himself weeks before the couple decided to make good on a marriage certificate due to…

Mothers, Babies Stranded in Ukraine Surrogacy Industry

Mothers, Babies Stranded in Ukraine Surrogacy Industry

Virus travel bans are wreaking havoc on surrogacy agencies that help same-sex couples build families.Ira, a surrogate mother who traveled to Northern Cyprus to give birth in February, watched the newborn die on a table while doctors worked to save her own life.Credit…Oksana Parafeniuk for The New York TimesKYIV, Ukraine — Tears streamed down Yevhenia…

Match beats revenue estimates as Tinder user growth picks up – Reuters

Match beats revenue estimates as Tinder user growth picks up – Reuters

FILE PHOTO: The dating app Tinder is shown on an Apple iPhone in this photo illustration taken February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Illustration/File Photo(Reuters) – Match Group Inc (MTCH.O) forecast current-quarter sales above Wall Street expectations after beating quarterly estimates, as demand for its online dating app Tinder rebounded during the coronavirus lockdowns. Tinder added about…

5 ways to safely clean your sex toys

5 ways to safely clean your sex toys

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What will sex and dating look like after the pandemic?

What will sex and dating look like after the pandemic?

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