“How do I deal with my mom and her excessive, bordering on pathological, emotional investment in my dating life?” Well, this requires superhuman ninja powers, which I will teach you in this column, so buckle up.

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When Your Mom Is Really, Really Invested in Your Love Life
August 1, 2014 – 11:56 am
When Your Mom Is Really, Really Invested in Your Love Life

“How do I deal with my mom and her excessive, bordering on pathological, emotional investment in my dating life?” Well, this requires superhuman ninja powers, which I will teach you in this column, so buckle up.

Get Out!
August 1, 2014 – 12:05 am
Get Out!

The history of the Jews in Europe can almost be read as a timeline of…

Shabbat Chazon
August 1, 2014 – 12:03 am
Shabbat Chazon

This Shabbat is Shabbat Chazon, the Sabbath of the Vision (prophecy), named after…

A House Unfinished
July 31, 2014 – 12:05 am
A House Unfinished

The Hebrew name for the Holy Temple is the Beit Hamikdash, the House of Holiness, a term that invokes…

Q&A: “How Long Should I Wait to Have Sex?”
July 30, 2014 – 10:22 am
Q&A: “How Long Should I Wait to Have Sex?”

Dear Dr. Sherman,

I never know how long to wait before getting physical on a date. What should I do?

Mirit and Scott: “I first joined JDate in 2008…”
July 30, 2014 – 9:53 am
Mirit and Scott: “I first joined JDate in 2008…”

I first joined JDate in 2008, and while I never expected anything meaningful to materialize, I consistently renewed my membership just in case.

Thirty Days, The Shloshim
July 30, 2014 – 12:05 am
Thirty Days, The Shloshim

While the seven-day mourning period called shiva is well-known in the general American culture, Jewish mourning is actually…

The Words Are The Things
July 28, 2014 – 10:05 pm
The Words Are The Things

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me!” goes the old childhood song. According to Jewish thought, however…

How to Tell If Your Date Has Soul Mate Potential
July 28, 2014 – 11:33 am | One Comment
How to Tell If Your Date Has Soul Mate Potential

How do we know when the person sitting across the table from us at Starbucks has that all-important soul mate potential? Honestly, we don’t. We must, then, trust our gut feelings, combined with what we can learn by taking the following hilarious quiz.

Tragedy Overcome
July 28, 2014 – 12:05 am
Tragedy Overcome

Rebuilding the Chassidic world that had been destroyed in Europe…

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