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Strangers

Love Hurts 2

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Lea continues her quest to discover why she's been single for nearly four years. She interviews yet another guy who turned her down to find out why he didn't want to date her, and tells stories of her past loves and present dates. -

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Slate Culture Gabfest

Mmmm...Simpsons Edition

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

On this week's Culture Gabfest, Julia Turner, John Swansburg, and David Haglund discuss FXX's Simpson's marathon, the independent twist-filled romance The One I Love, and the Ice Bucket Challenge craze.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Intimacy and Obesity

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Gaining weight is not just a concern for personal or public health -- it also poses unique challenges when it comes to sex and relationships.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Your (Only in) New York Love Stories

Monday, August 18, 2014

You really can find a date on the subway. The key is knowing when it's okay to stare.

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Strangers

Love Hurts

Thursday, August 14, 2014

While doing a story about online dating, Lea gets her heart broken (yet again). - Get the full story here.

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New Tech City

Me and My Girlfriend Texted Only in Emoji for a Month

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

As one couple found out, visual texting is surprisingly good for emotional expression.

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Radiolab

Teenage Ghostland

Thursday, July 31, 2014

In our episode Memory and Forgetting, Neda Pourang brings us the story a lost memory's haunting power. 

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The Takeaway

It's Not OK Cupid: Co-Founder Defends User Experiments

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The online matchmaking service this week revealed that it had manipulated the information users received about potential matches. Co-founder Christian Rudder says this sort of testing is necessary to deliver a better product - and pair more compatible profiles.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love...and Money

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Dealing with money in relationships is often stressful. For the new episode out today, Anna Sale, host of WNYC's podcast Death Sex & Moneytalked to several couples trying to balance their checkbooks with their love life -- from a couple that thought they had money all figured out until they had a daughter and one partner stayed home; to an engaged couple that broke it off after they couldn't agree to the terms of a pre-nup.

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The Takeaway

What Happens After 'I Do'?

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

A wedding videographer filmed 112 picture-perfect ceremonies. But after cake is cut and the flowers are tossed, real life begins. His new documentary explores life after the big day.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 379: Facing Forward

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Cheri Lindsay talks with her father, Phillip, about vitiligo, a rare skin condition they share.

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The Takeaway

New Doc Explores LGBT Love & The Law

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Legal battles aren't often the stuff of compelling cinema, but a new documentary taking a close-up look at the fight to strike down California's Proposition 8 is a drama about love and the definition of partnership. Ben Cotner and Ryan White produced and directed "The Case Against 8."

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The Takeaway

Your Long Distance Love Stories

Thursday, May 22, 2014

More than 3.5 million Americans are living in "commuter marriages." Hundreds of you got in touch to tell us how you're hanging in there.

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The Takeaway

Tips For Making Love Work Long Distance

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

A growing number of married couples are living apart in a union known as a commuter marriage. Why are so many married Americans staying far away from each other? And how do they keep their relationship alive from opposite sides of the country or even the world?

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Selected Shorts

The Stories of Alice Munro: Young Love

Friday, May 16, 2014

Guest host Hope Davis presents a coming-of-age story by Nobel Prize winner Alice Munro, and a quirky romance by Aimee Bender.

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Selected Shorts

Meeting the Wrong Man

Friday, May 16, 2014

This reading by Amy Ryan of Alice Munro’s “How I Met My Husband” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “The Stories of Alice Munro: Young Love,” hosted by Hope Davis.

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Selected Shorts

Meeting the Wrong Woman

Friday, May 16, 2014

This reading by Paul Hecht of Aimee Bender’s “The Meeting” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “The Stories of Alice Munro: Young Love,” hosted by Hope Davis.

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The Takeaway

Finding Good Advice in Strange Places

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

The tradition of writing to a wise person for advice is alive and well. And if you're a political reporter—or if you're dating one—the person you might find yourself writing to for romantic advice might be a senator.

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Selected Shorts

A Serial Lover

Friday, April 11, 2014

This reading by Robert Sean Leonard of Mark Strand’s story “True Loves” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Love, Cake, and Kites,” hosted by Parker Posey.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Love, Cake, and Kites

Friday, April 11, 2014

Serving up a Bisquick recipe, a serial lover, some kites, and a tour of a pie shop.

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