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May 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Season's Biggest Discoveries Are In Buzz Books' 5th Edition Of Pre-Pub Excerpts From More Than 30 Top Fall/Winter Titles In A New, Free ebook

Why wait for a taste of highly anticipated books like Belzhar, based on Sylvia's Plath's The Bell Jar, from bestselling author Meg Wolitzer? Now...

Feb 06, 2014, 06:00 ET

Valentine's Day Might be the Most Polarizing Holiday for the Sexes

 It probably comes as no surprise, but many women place value on how the men in their lives treat them on Valentine's Day. Fear not, gentlemen....

Feb 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

How Technologically Advanced Do You Have to be in Today's Dating Scene?

 No matter their age, singles looking for love are turning to technology to enhance their dating life. However, despite using technology to do...

Jan 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sunday's Big Game: Is it the Game of Love?

 Ready for some football?  No doubt, the Big Game is one of the year's most anticipated sporting events and a good excuse to get together...

May 13, 2013, 08:15 ET

Building On Its Successful Series, Buzz Books Offers Pre-Pub Excerpts From Top Fall/Winter Titles In A New Free Ebook

 Why wait for a taste of highly anticipated books like ex-CIA operative Valerie Plame's debut fiction, Blowback? Now, passionate readers...

Feb 06, 2013, 10:27 ET

More Men Than Women Prioritize Dating Over Work

 Men and women are shifting gender roles in yet another aspect of modern life, according to a new survey by It's Just Lunch. When the specialty...

Jan 29, 2013, 14:13 ET

Watching The Super Bowl Together: Great Date Or Disaster?

 Watching the Super Bowl together is a bad idea for a first date, but it makes sense if you've been seeing each other for a while, according to...

Jan 17, 2013, 10:00 ET

Latest "It's Just Lunch" Survey Reveals That For Today's Single Professional, Personal Life Comes First

 Although Jim and Pam may have the relationship you love to envy on the TV show The Office, chances are you're not looking to mimic their...

Dec 19, 2012, 10:00 ET

Single Men Spend More Time Holiday Shopping Than Single Women Give Them Credit For

Both women and men are inaccurate in terms of their perception of the other gender's holiday shopping habits, according to a new survey of 1200...

Sep 26, 2012, 11:00 ET

Genders Divided Over Dating Political Opposites

  When a Tea Partier and a liberal Democrat go on a date, they may disagree about more than politics, according to a new survey by dating...

Aug 30, 2012, 11:00 ET

Are Women Hard-Wired To Look For A Protector?

When it comes to social status, most women are still looking for a man who is their equal or better, according to a new survey by dating service...

Jun 26, 2012, 11:00 ET

Social Stigma For Unemployed Men: 75% Of Women Are Unlikely To Date Them

 As if being unemployed isn't bad enough for the recently announced 8.2% of the population without jobs, a new survey performed by specialty...

Mar 07, 2012, 11:17 ET
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American Women Plan Sex Strike

AUSTIN, Texas, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- If you remember studying the ancient Greeks in school, you may recall the story of women who...

Feb 07, 2012, 10:05 ET

It's Just Lunch Dating Survey Debunks Valentine's Day Myths

 A national singles survey conducted by It's Just Lunch, a personalized matchmaking service for busy professionals, revealed a number of...

Dec 21, 2011, 13:17 ET

Kiss 2011 Goodbye

How long is the perfect New Year's kiss? According to a survey of over 500 singles conducted by dating service It's Just Lunch, it depends on how...

Dec 08, 2011, 08:30 ET

"HOLIDATING" SECRETS -- How to Make Sure Your Relationship Survives Into the New Year

The holidays can be a high-pressure time for any relationship, but it's particularly difficult for those couples celebrating together for the...

Nov 17, 2011, 07:07 ET
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"Bald Girls Do Lunch" Leader Brings Gutsy Inspiration to Tennessee

When Thea Chassin, founder of Bald Girls Do Lunch, Inc. pulls off her hair in Tennessee, November 30 to December 2, she wants heads to turn. Bald...

Sep 21, 2011, 14:18 ET

Physical Attraction Less Important to Today's Singles According to New Dating Survey

A new survey by specialty dating service It's Just Lunch reveals that most singles believe in a different version of romantic chemistry than the...

Jun 22, 2011, 09:00 ET

Big Dating Surprise: Men are More Interested in Relationships Than Women

When specialty dating service It's Just Lunch asked 5000 singles, "When you are on a first date, what thought is going through your head?" they...

Mar 21, 2011, 08:54 ET
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Heads Up Arizona: Bald Girls Do Lunch Brings Support

Thea Chassin, founder of Bald Girls Do Lunch® and renowned advocate for women with alopecia areata hosts two uplifting support lunches in...