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Jun 5, 2017

Hilarious Craigslist Ad Requests ‘Generic Father’ For Backyard BBQ

The candidate will be paid in food and beer. Mostly beer.

May 19, 2013

Texas Mom Tries to Unload Toddler on CraigsList [Candy Dish]

So in terrible, awful, no good, very bad news today, some lady decided that she didn't want her three-year-old little boy anymore. So the next move is to obviously create a CraigsList ad...

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Feb 20, 2013

Two Manly Centaurs Need Weddings Dates, Look to Craigslist for Help

Your +1 is perhaps the most important factor in your ability to sink or swim in a sea of Baby's Breath and tulle. (PS: I dare you to find a creepier named flower.) Perhaps that's why two guys from New York posted an epic ad to Craigslist seeking a couple willing ladies to join them March 23rd for an evening of butter-cream frosting and free booze.

Jan 22, 2013

“Girls” Comes to a Trashy Realty TV Network Near You

I know we all can be a little bit awkward but how many of us can relate totally to Hannah and all her pals? Well, we will soon find out. A production company posted the following to Cragislist, asking girls to audition for their version of "Girls".

Jan 3, 2013

Chef Farts on His Employees, Then Tells The World Via Craigslist. Nice.

In what is probably the weirdest news of the day, one self-proclaimed well-known chef (he's allegedly been on The Food Network) set himself up for the ultimate challenge. He attempted to fart on every single one of his employees.

Jun 16, 2012

What a Real Craigslist Man Wants for Father’s Day…

Every year I provide G-rated suggestions because (call me a prude) its sorta not appropriate to ask for sexual favors in front of the kids.

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Jun 7, 2012

15 Craigslist Ads You Shouldn’t Answer [Photos]

Today I braved the world of Craigslist and found some pretty disturbing examples; examples that under no circumstances, should EVER be answered!

Best Of Craigslist Missed Connections

Surely you've all heard of missed connections on Craigslist, and if you haven't I highly suggest you check it out for your entertainment. Yes, Craigslist is useful for buying furniture and some people luck out with roommates, but it can also be a bit creepy. Sometimes missed connections are sweet and flattering, but a lot of them are downright ridiculous.

Nov 18, 2011

Sexy Time: My Most Embarrassing Sex Tales

I was far more taken aback than offended because I feel like it was a pretty tame, innocuous tale especially compared to other dalliances on my sex résumé. Since I am pretty open (read: shameless) in this column, I've decided to highlight four of my experiences that I was actually disturbed (or just plain embarrassed) by.

Sep 22, 2011

WTF Friday: May I Water Your Lawn?

The puking man water sprinkler is the best piece of gardening frippery any child will ever have the opportunity to be horrified by. It even says right in the ad- your kids are going to love running through the "barf" on hot days! Guys, I really think we can redefine some classic summer memories with this one.

Jul 29, 2011

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Sep 10, 2010

Candy Dish: Which College Town Reigns Supreme?

• The best college towns in the country. • Christian Siriano rocks Fashion Week. • Is Willow Smith the next Rihanna? • And with that, we officially hate Rachel Bilson. • Craigslist people are really weird. • Would you de-friend an ex on Facebook?

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Jun 22, 2010

The Post-Grad Journey: The Job Hunt!

With a full week in California under my belt, I’ve officially moved in. This move-in was a lot different than any dorm room move-in I’ve done throughout college. Instead of signing for my dorm key, I signed a lease. A real “I’m an adult, I must abide by this contract or I’m legally responsible” lease.

Mar 13, 2010

Craigslist Creepers: Dabbling in The Obscene

My affair with Craigslist started fairly innocuously - laughing and mocking the lameness that is inherent once you forget about being yourself and present the sanitized, most palatable version of who you are. Then I ventured into the infamous "casual encounters" section and was immediately assaulted with the most vulgar pleas for sexy time with strangers.

Nov 30, 2009

Get Some Fast Cash In Your Wallet This Holiday Season

College students are strapped for cash on a normal, average day of the year. Which means we are doubly strapped for cash when the need to buy Christmas and Chanukah gifts arises. Winter activities like ice skating and hot chocolate are sucking up our funds and now we need to buy 30 gifts for every member of our sorority…it's not pretty.

Oct 21, 2009

You Can Recycle More Than Just Beer Cans

We live in a world of disposable everything. Cups, plastic bags, razors, boyfriends; you name it, you can find it in a disposable form. And although this makes our lives terribly easy, it also makes our landfills terribly full. By just being a tad more conscious of your recycling options, you can make a huge difference with relatively minimal effort.

Sep 25, 2009

WTF Friday: Someone Really Likes IKEA

I thought I was IKEA's biggest fan. Everything I own in my apartment is from that place. But this woman would definitely beat me for President of the IKEA Fan Club. She may not be amazing, but she knows what she likes. And it can be put together in 12 easy steps.

Jul 28, 2009

Life After College: What If…?

I've been asking a lot of questions lately. Mostly to myself, but I have a quirky tendency to mumble aloud so sometimes I get answers from people assuming that I was trying to have a conversation with them. But I appreciate their responses; I'll take anything I can get these days, with the exception of Yahoo answers.

Jul 25, 2009

Craigslist: A Haven for The Freakiest of Freaks

Here’s the thing: It ain’t easy being a broke college intern in New York City. So when my girlfriend Jenny’s sublet flaked out on her via email mere hours before she arrived in Manhattan, she threw herself back into Craigslist with a vengeance, scouring the site for affordable housing.

Jun 25, 2009

Sexy Time: There Is A Wrong Time for Sex

I’m not going to debate the morality of casual sex. Everybody has different reasons for “hooking up” and everyone experiences different consequences. There are some reasons for having casual sex, however, that really are just bad news. I know this because I’ve tried most of them…

May 14, 2009

Blogs That Make Us LOL

Usually when we need a little LOL here at the CollegeCandy headquarters we just go back through our old posts and marvel at how truly hilarious we all are. (And modest, too!) Or, you know, look through our Facebook photo albums from college. God, those were the days.

May 7, 2009

Sexy Time: Online Lovin’

When you think of internet dating, you probably think about your best friend’s 59 year-old father and his many (failed) attempts to meet “the one” on Match.com. Even if we were dismally lonely, I highly doubt most of us would allow ourselves to get so far as to post our own profile for the viewing pleasure of a middle-aged audience. But what if the dating site was geared towards college students?

Apr 1, 2009

Money Matters: Summer Jobs, Anyone?

You're so busy with classes (and a rockin' social life), you can't seem to get ahead in the finance field. Sure, summer might be a great time to soak up some sun for those college students who are lucky enough NOT to be struggling with student loans, car payments, credit card bills, etc. But for a large majority of us, summer is the time to keep working our asses off... and get paid.

Mar 29, 2009

And You Thought Sex On a Bed Was Good…

Don't ask how (no, I wasn't Googling "chair sex," or "furniture to do it on"), but I came across this site recently and was instantly intrigued.

Feb 24, 2009

Senioritis: The Job Hunt

I spend 83% of my day deleting e-mails from my career center. It seems they spend 100% of their day...

Jan 5, 2009

Hilarious Video: Craigslist Photographer

Have you ever looked at Craigslist Casual Encounters? Don’t lie. It’s ok – everyone gets curious to see what and...

Dec 18, 2008

Creative Ideas to Ring in the New Year

You’ve already got a semester of partying under your belt by the time New Years Eve rolls around. How are...

Nov 30, 2008

Top 5 Things You MUST Do In College Pt. 4: Live With Strangers!

[The following is the third of a five-part series I’m calling “The Top 5 Things You MUST Do In College.”...

Nov 24, 2008

Candy Dish: Paris Hilton is Single and Ready to Mingle

And dressed in leather. $400 of makeup products for free? Sign me up! Don’t like Obama? Here are some tips...

Nov 10, 2008

Candy Dish: Harry Potter’s weewee is wee

Harry Potter like you’ve never seen him before! Are overalls seriously coming back in style? I hope not. Bad news...

Oct 28, 2008

Candy Dish: Britney’s Halloween Plans

Britney’s going all out for Halloween. Save money on mags; read this instead. The perfect year-round nail color. NBC is...

Oct 2, 2008

Sarah Palin Porn (Well, Kinda)

So, we were looking around the internet this morning and we found this (not that we were looking for adult...

Aug 14, 2008

Moving Woes and How to Deal

Moving, the actual process, is a less-than-awesome experience, the necessary evil to get your entire life from point A to...

Aug 13, 2008

Wednesday Night Encounters: Mama Said Gross You Out

Usually, we try to have some kind of theme to our Wednesday Night series, but when we went digging through...

Aug 8, 2008

Take a Break From the Olympics and Read About Stupid People

I know that we’re totally Olympic-ed out over here at CC, but I wanted to draw your attention to a...

Aug 6, 2008

Wednesday Night Encounters: A Date with Craigslist – LOLcat Edition

For this week’s Wednesday Night Encounters, we’re going to observe Men Of Few Words. Not everyone finds it necessary to...