Our guest co-host this week was Christy Goldstein. The author of the new book Dating While Disabled, Christy stopped by to share her tips for dating with a disability or mental illness.
D’S DATING DISH (6:32)
Superstore and Survivor stars are dating
Superstore’s Nico Santos was recently confirmed to be dating Zeke Smith of Survivor! The cute couple posted a photo of them celebrating Pride just last week, and they’ve been photographed together at the GLAAD Awards and in Palm Springs earlier this year. You can read more via US Magazine.
Another roundup of dating terms
We like to keep you on the front-edge of new dating lingo, so we’ve got another collection of terms to report on, from “shaveducking” to “drafting” to “dationship.” You can read more via Mama Mia here.
The value of “sober dating”
Studies are in, and they confirm that nearly 37% of people drink before going on a date, with 50% enjoying two-to-three drinks while on the actual date itself. The long story short? This is a lot of booze, and you may be better off getting to know someone while in full control of your faculties. You can read more via Psychology Today here.
Women cheat to save their relationships
In a new study on women who cheat, it was determined that the vast majority do so in order to stay married, having certain needs met elsewhere while still acting as a wife and mother. You can read more via The Sun here.
TECHNICALLY DATING (33:45)
We pull the best questions posted on The Textpert App and those emailed to Damona, including:
- How to handle feeling stuck with a narcissist fiance
- How to approach a timid person when wanting to take a friendship to the next level
- How to feel when your significant other says they’ll watch porn if you don’t send them nudes
And many more . . .
ROMANCE ROLLBACK (45:12)
In honor of Pride Month, we thought we’d use the Romance Rollback to explore the history of Pride and LGBTQIA rights in America.