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The American Media And Iceland's Domestic Trends

A recent article on CNN’s site painted a rosy, rapturous picture of Iceland as a nation that has finally figured out a way to survive and prosper without marriage… 35 more words

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"I can't afford to get married!" is a stupid excuse

“I can’t afford to get married!”

Translation: “I don’t have the money right now to have the wedding of my dreams! Therefore, I’m not going to bother getting that ‘piece of paper’.” 1,492 more words

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The Best States For Singles

Sorry Texas is not one of the 21 States.

Americans are embracing the single life.  Marriage rates in the U.S. are at their lowest since 1920–even with the inclusion of same-sex couples. 489 more words


New study: conservatives are more likely to be happily married than progressives

New study from social science researchers W. Bradford Wilcox and Nicholas Wolfinger.

It’s written up in The Federalist.


In the General Social Survey (GSS), one of the best barometers of American society, ideology is measured by asking respondents to rate their political attitudes on a liberal-conservative continuum (1 = extremely liberal, 7 = extremely conservative).

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