the notebook - page 2

Nov 12, 2009

Losing Your Virginity: The Play By Play

Losing your virginity is huge. It’s been built up since the birds and the bees talk, and everyone you know gives you a different description of what it’s actually going to be like.

Oct 24, 2009

Saturday Read: The Movies Are Better Than The Books!

Making a great book into a movie is often the kiss of death. Fans of the book criticize the movie to no end, critics shame the director for fouling such a work of art, etc, etc. Everyone and everything surrounding a book-to-movie production seems very, well, dramatic. And unsuccessful.

Aug 29, 2009

And Why Can’t My Life Be a Movie Moment?

After spending lots of time analyzing my favorite movies, I’ve realized that it’s not so hard for the everyday man to create a movie moment in everyday life. Sure, finding a Leo DiCaprio to sketch my naked body on a sinking ship might be hard (and not ideal considering the ending), but many of the most romantic gestures in movies aren't so hard to manage, even without a script:

Movies That Won’t Make Your Boyfriend Die Inside

It's Friday night, you and the boy are hanging around and the idea of a movie comes up. An awkward moment passes where you both try and think of something to watch. Then slowly, his head lowers, his eyes go glassy and he utters the words "Whatever you want to watch."

Is Taylor Swift Bad for Women?

It's the quintessential love story: Girl meets guy. There is drama. Guy leaves. Girl waits for guy. Guy comes back. Cue the happily ever after. Except...wait a second. He left her, right? And she waited around for him without any indication he was coming back? Um, we might need to reconsider this.

5 Movies Guaranteed To Make You Cry

Some movies make you laugh till your tummy hurts, while some movies inspire you with their message. There are some that make you terrified to sleep alone after watching, or ones that are so graphic and disgusting...

Feb 9, 2009

A Single Girl’s Valentine’s Day

I’m just going to throw this out there: I haven’t had a boyfriend on Valentine’s Day since I was fifteen....

Jan 18, 2009

Goodbye Sex: The Pros and Cons

This semester break I have some company at my home – my boyfriend. Neither of us really wanted to be...

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 14, 2008

5 Signs Your Man Has Irritable Man Syndrome

Men are always complaining about women and PMS and all that jazz. To which I respond by hitting them…and then...

Oct 13, 2008

The Most Romantic Love Story on the Planet

If you read one thing today, check out this amazing Holocaust love story with a fairytale ending: “He was a...

Oct 3, 2008

Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams To Take Adorable Relationship to Next Adorable Level?

Looks like it’s time to put away that life-sized poster of him you were painting, because Ryan Gosling might just...

Aug 1, 2008

Twilight: One Fantasy Phenomenon I Don’t Get

One thing you should know about me is that I’m a total dork. I obsess over TV shows, movies, books,...

Jul 17, 2008

Long Distance (For the Summer) Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

Here at CC, our opinions on love, sex and relationships cover pretty much the whole spectrum of ideals (and according...

Jun 28, 2008

Blame It On The Rain: Alternate Activities for A Rainy Day

Nothing can put a damper on those sunbathing plans like a summer rainstorm. But never fear; there are still options...