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Deal Breakers of Singles in America by Dr. Justin R. Garcia

By Dr. Justin R. Garcia

I was recently watching (and laughing to) past episodes of the TV show 30 Rock. In one of the story lines, Liz Lemon (played by Tina Fey) causes quite a stir with her “Deal-breaker!” catch phrase. It made me wonder: when today’s singles are considering getting into a committed romantic relationship with someone, what sorts of things really would be total deal-breakers? Read more…

Infographic: Singles in America Politics and Sex by Match.com

Singles in America, Match.com’s second annual comprehensive study on singles, dives deep into how single men and women are living and thinking in 2012. We honed in on our vast data to uncover the interesting correlations between how singles vote in the polls and how they behave in the bedroom. Over 5,000 singles participated in the survey of all different political affiliations, and with questions ranging from ‘How many times have you had sex in the last 12 months?’ to ‘What are the biggest turn ons/turn offs in a relationship?’ the answers are sure to show a new side to all parties! See our infographic below for more on Singles in America- the political details.

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When Democrats Date Republicans: Love or War? By Dr. Helen Fisher

By Dr. Helen Fisher, Biological Anthropologist

If Republicans and Democrats can’t get along in the government, then they definitely can’t get along in the bedroom, right?  Read more…

Introducing the Singles in America Study by Match.com

Singles in America, Match.com’s second annual comprehensive study on singles, dives deep into how single men and women — who make up a third of the U.S. adult population — are living and thinking in 2012. Over 5,000 singles participated in the survey, and with questions ranging from “How many times have you had sex in the last 12 months?” to “What are the biggest deal-breakers in a relationship?” the answers are sure to show a new side to singles! Read more…

Singles in America: Questions on Politics & Sex



There’s no doubt that the 2012 Presidential election cycle is going to be fierce. But did you know that a single person’s political affiliation speaks volumes in regard to their views on sex and love? Match.com’s “Singles in America” study has uncovered which political party’s constituents are doing it more, who’s doing it less, and which ones do it best. Tune in to this site tomorrow, February 2nd when we share our jaw-dropping data. In the meantime, we asked a few of YOU to share your thoughts with us in the video above.

Do you think how someone votes is a reflection of what goes on in the bedroom? Leave your comments below.

 

Singles in America: Questions on Men vs. Women



Here is some breaking news: most of your notions about singles are wrong. Even if you aren’t married, this holds true. On Feb 2nd, Match.com separates fact from fiction in our second annual Single in America study– the largest and most comprehensive look at single life in the U.S. today. Read more…

Singles in America: Questions on Love and Relationships



Once again, we picked the brains of American singles for our 2nd annual “Single in America” study. Our freshly painted portrait of the unmarried life continues to expose how the scripts have been flipped when it comes to sex, love and relationships. Read more…

The Rules of Engagement: Dating in America

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With more than 105 million singles in the United States, or one-third of the population, the singles scene remains a competitive playing field. Read more…

Modern Dating: Rewriting the Rules

In this modern age of dating, it is clear the game has definitely changed. As a leader in the online dating industry, Match.com understands and serves the American singles Read more…

Match.com's Singles Study on ABC's Nightline

In case you missed it, Match.com and Chemistry.com Chief Scientific Advisor Dr. Helen Fisher was on ABC’s Nightline discussing the Match.com Singles Study. Click the image below to watch the clip on YouTube and let us know in the comments below what your thoughts were of the segment. Enjoy!

And for a text version, “Single Ladies, Don’t Despair: Men Do Want to Commit.”

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