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The Wedding Ordealnew

I'm not sure if you've noticed, but women can get a little worked up over weddings. In fact, I don't know if there is anything that turns sane women into frothing, frenzied, frantic lunatics faster.
Jackson Free Press  |  Kathleen M. Mitchell  |  01-11-2013  |  Commentary

Look at This Fucking Hipster Weddingnew

Marching down the aisle with mustache parties, woodland creatures, and letterpress — lots and lots of letterpress.
Boston Phoenix  |  Eugenia Williamson  |  05-26-2011  |  Culture

When it Comes to Weddings, Restaurants are the New Banquet Hallnew

With all the time we spend in restaurants, is it any surprise we want to commit our lives to our partners there, too? For many, banquet halls with prescribed chicken-or-fish options don’t cut it anymore, and the vogue for smaller weddings means cavernous spaces may not be necessary, either.
Seven Days  |  Alice Levitt  |  02-05-2010  |  Culture

One Couple Questions the Legality of Straight Marriagenew

If the New York State Senate does not address, or votes down, same-sex marriage before the end of this year, Matthew D'Olimpio and Rachel Murch D'Olimpio, a Brooklyn couple, will seek to have their marriage officially annulled on the grounds that it is "discriminatory and unconstitutional."
Boston Phoenix  |  Deirdre Fulton  |  12-02-2009  |  Children & Families

The Wedding That Wasn'tnew

How to back out of your wedding gracefully (sort of).
Eugene Weekly  |  Camilla Mortensen  |  01-23-2009  |  Culture

L.A. Couple Calls for Gay Designers to Boycott Straight Weddingsnew

While others have designated Dec. 10 as a shopping day without gays, ChadMichael Morrisette and Mito Aviles are calling for a gay boycott on straight weddings. And if they get their way, there's going to be a whole lot of ugly happening each time man takes woman to be his lawfully wedded wife.
L.A. Weekly  |  Gendy Alimurung  |  12-12-2008  |  LGBT

It's a Nice Day for a Green Weddingnew

More couples are vowing to wed organically, and live environmentally-friendly ever after.
New Haven Advocate  |  Jayne Keedle  |  07-22-2008  |  Culture

Wedding Tips for Blended Familiesnew

How do couples with kids from previous partnerships negotiate weddings?
Eugene Weekly  |  Amanda Burhop  |  01-12-2007  |  Culture

Tales of Commitmentnew

Same-sex couples share their stories.
Eugene Weekly  |  Jes Burns  |  01-12-2007  |  LGBT

Something Old, Something ... Green?new

Celebrating the planet on and after a wedding day.
Eugene Weekly  |  Nicole Fancher  |  01-12-2007  |  Culture

Offbeat Bridesnew

A new book provides resources for indie weddings.
Eugene Weekly  |  Suzi Steffen  |  01-12-2007  |  Culture

HBO/BBC's 'The Girl in the Café'new

Writer-director Richard Curtis has managed that most difficult of movie feats, entwining the personal and the political without trivializing either.
Boston Phoenix  |  Joyce Millman  |  06-24-2005  |  TV

Going to the Chapelnew

Looking in at traditional marriage from the guest's seat
Metroland  |  John Rodat  |  07-29-2004  |  Commentary

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