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Valentine’s Day Special: ‘No, Opposites Do Not Attract’

Everyone seems to agree that opposites attract. Young and old people, happy and distressed couples, single folks and married partners – all apparently buy the classic adage about love. Relationship experts have written books based on this assumption. It’s even been internalized by people...

My Bloody Valentines

By Jess Tardy, (Purple Clover) Valentine’s Day has a checkered history for me. Actually, it has a checkered history, period, so I try not to take it personally. It's a holiday named after a Roman priest who was beheaded by an Emperor named Claudius...

Retails Say Sales “Slow” On Day of Love and Friendship (Valentine’s Day)

COSTA RICA NEWS - While Costa Ricans have been quick to adopt North American holidays like Black Friday, not so much when it comes Valentine's Day, known in Costa Rica (and Latin America) as "dia del amor y amistad" (day of love and friendship). Unlike...