Emily V. Gordon is a couples and family therapist turned freelance writer, comedy producer, and video game talker-abouter. You can find her at Huffington Post, xoJane, and Nerdist! You can find her on Twitter and her own blog too.
Emily V. Gordon
14 Signs You’re Playing Too Many Video Games
Video games make for a nice diversion after a long day at work, but like anything, they can become an addiction.
Why You Should Be Watching Your Girlfriend’s Awful TV Shows
You and your girlfriend probably have a few shows that you watch together- Breaking Bad, Homeland, Parks and Recreation- but outside of that, her TV habits are probably a mystifying, terrifying spectacle of slutty women screaming at each other, and lots of crying while sewing. However, take heed gentlemen: there are a few reasons why watching your girlfriend's guilty pleasure shows can be a smart
Is There a Little Batman in Every Man?
Good news, guys-- the comic books cluttering up your bookcases might also be feeding your ego.
8 Adult Movie Stars That Made the Successful Transition to Mainstream Movies
Adult film stars are pretty awesome. One of the best things about them, besides watching them boink, is that they don't seem too concerned with crossing over to Hollywood movies.
Let’s All Evolve Past Our Evolution [OPINION]
In an article soon to be published in Evolution and Human Behavior, a University of Texas–Austin graduate student came to the conclusion that men find "dumb-looking women" more attractive. Writer Emily V. Gordon explores some of the studies "dumb" findings and has some advice of her own for both men and women. I took Evolutionary Psychology in grad school, and it was a useful,
Are Post-Date Questionnaires a Good Idea? [OPINION]
Dating is a learning experience. Would there be anything wrong with men and women actually learning a little something about how they are viewed by the opposite sex? Is a post-date questionnaire really that crazy of an idea? Emily V. Gordon has some thoughts... Read More ...
A Letter To Men About Women and Makeup [OPINION]
This month, People Magazine released their yearly Most Beautiful People issue. In the mag, there is a special layout called 'Most Beautiful Without Makeup' in which famous women pose without their usual "Hollywood face" -- without any type of makeup. Writer Emily V. Gordan wants to explain why this popular feature is just as important to men, as it is to the average woman.
Men, and Ladies, Please Don’t Stop Staring [OPINION]
It's getting warmer out for those of you who don't live on West Coast and you know what that means: for ladies, the skin is coming out from its long winter slumber. It's pasty and needs some sun. And you know what else it means: men will be unable to make eye contact again for a bit.
Women Hate Valentine’s Day Just as Much As Men [OPINION]
Emily V. Gordon was a couples and family therapist before becoming a full-time freelancer writer. She is isn't a fan of Valentine's Day. We’ll let her explain.
Guys, Stop Treating Women Like Ladies, Because They Hate It [OPINION]
Emily V. Gordon was a couples and family therapist before becoming a full-time freelancer writer. She is tired of men acting like gentlemen. We'll let her explain.
Finally, Someone Explains All the Sex Going on At Sporting Events
There's a relatively new phenomenon popping up at sports games around the country, or at least, a newly filmed phenomenon popping up- public sex. Good old-fashioned, man on woman, horizontal mamboing.