The fundamental shift has been that romantic interactions in the new normal are more thoughtful. It’s a very different approach from the endless swiping. Covid-19 is a major catalyst, and whether its effects endure or not, it has already created one of the most rapid shifts in romantic behaviour since the advent of online dating. … [Read more...] about Romance makes a return amid social distancing
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Creating a digital brand requires the same communications and tech savvy that makes great influencers -- which is to say, it isn't easy. And the basic ingredients to start building a following aren't cheap. A computer, high-speed internet for live streaming, webcam and mic are the minimum, sex workers told CNN -- not to mention robust cellphone data plans to stay in constant contact with clients and privacy to get it all done. All of that can raise an insurmountable barrier to entry for the poorest sex workers. … [Read more...] about Can the world’s oldest profession survive the age of social distancing?
Meet the Social Distancing Skunk Ape!!! The name is just as subtle as his intro video that the company posted, which goes into great demonstrative detail about what it's all about. Basically, he roams around and low-key hassles non-abiding guests ... gently, but firmly. … [Read more...] about Wildlife Park Gatorland Introduces Social Distancing Mascot, Skunk Ape
The possible pitfalls of co-parenting are one thing, but doing it all on your own is another. And even when you're co-parenting, you still may be physically taking care of the kids by yourself. To all the single parents, "I would say hang in there," Wasser says. "I would say, join Zoom chat groups. One of the biggest problems, generally speaking, during this quarantine, but certainly being a single parent, is the feelings of isolation, the feeling of people being alone. We've seen a huge uptick in people drinking." … [Read more...] about Co-Parenting in Quarantine: The Three Cs and More Essential Advice From Family Attorney Laura Wasser
“We’re trying to get out, get some fresh air and learn some new skills,” Shaun said shortly before helping Joe reel in a tiny sunfish. “We’re kind of new to fishing. I’ve fished most of my life, but these guys haven’t done that much. It’s a cheap way to get outside and do something different.” … [Read more...] about Americans finding ways to stay active while keeping distance
Germany has been widely praised for a relatively successful response to the pandemic, leading to fewer deaths than in Britain, Italy, France or Spain. But Angela Merkel has repeatedly urged caution and officials in other states have lined up to criticise Thuringia's plans. … [Read more...] about Tempers flare as Europe creeps out of lockdown: French woman is dragged away by cops for refusing to wear a mask, a huge crowd gathers for football match and Merkel tries to reimpose distancing on rogue German state