heartbreak

We Can’t Escape the Trope of the Breakup Dinner

Dumping her at a fancy restaurant is a scenario calculated for good TV. In reality? It’s a disaster.

The Ethical Debate Over Saving an Ex’s Nudes

Is it wrong — a violation of consent — to keep naked photos once a relationship ends? Or is it a gift without an expiration date?

The Best Movies About Bad Love

Hollywood likes to peddle the concept of soulmates and happy endings. But sometimes the truest — and most interesting — depictions of romance feature troubled couples who probably shouldn’t be together.

There’s Never Been an Album That Hits Like ‘69 Love Songs’

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, let us pay tribute to the greatest album ever made about the messy complexities of romance. Whatever your status, the Magnetic Fields have a tune for you.