heartbreak

Can You Ever Really Exorcise an Ex From Your Home?

There’s no easy way around this in a breakup: If you shared a place together, one of you will stay and one of you will…

A Salute to the Guys Who Get Dumped in Romantic Comedies

In 2005, writer-director Michael Showalter (who recently directed the Oscar-nominated The Big Sick) hit upon a clever idea for an anti-romantic comedy. He would play Elliot,…

The Movies and TV Shows We Saw as Kids That Ruined Love for Us

Long before you start getting into relationships of your own, movies and TV shows provide an early template of what love is like. This isn’t…

Is There Really Such Thing as Taking a Break From Dating — and Does it Actually Solve Anything?

At the start of January, less than three months after breaking up with Pete Davidson, Ariana Grande hopped on Twitter to tell fans that she’s…