Trout pouts are out: The chin is in

article-2300195-1530C50B000005DC-9_306x423Nightclub And Bar ConventionThe ‘chimplant’ is not as simple as walking in with a Mr Potato Head profile and asking for the Christina Hendricks cleft.

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Celebrities, Dating, fairy tales, The Love Detective

The Love Detective: Will random Facebook stalking become the new drunk dialing?


From my test drive of Facebook’s new Graph Search feature: ‘One Facebook executive used finding a spicy meal in San Francisco as an example search.Seriously? If I want barbecued rib recommendations I can go to Yelp. I wanted help with a much more elusive query: “Where are the single men in Manhattan?”‘

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Celebrities, commitment, Relationships, The Love Detective

Should ambitious women marry older men?


Often, stories about massive age gaps feature pictures of of Ronnie Wood or Hugh Hefner holding hands with women young enough to be their daughters. But I  was attracted to successful, charismatic, ambitious men whom I considered my peers and went through dozens of ‘Mr. Bigs’.
The ones I would consider setting up home with often didn’t consider me wife material.The men I dated either became competitive professionally or expected me to have a more traditional, stay-at-home role.’

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Celebrities, commitment, fairy tales, The Love Detective

The Love Detective: Forget 7 years…beware the ’18 month itch’!


First it was the seven-year itch. Then the three-year itch. Now a rash of recent celebrity break-ups seems to suggest that the honeymoon period is getting even shorter. That’s right: The stage when complements stop, sex dwindles and suddenly a partner’s cute little quirks go from totally adorable to totally annoying could happen in as little as 18 months.

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If you are in the NYC area and have an issue that  you would like The Love Detective to resolve, and are willing to be filmed for a short segment on show about love, please get in touch. Whether you want to find the one that got away, get answers about cheating or learn how to figure out red flags on a first date, I can help you find answers. This isn’t about cheesy set-ups or jumping out of bushes; it’s about getting to the truth and giving people a positive sense of closure. Email me on catherinetownsend@hotmail.com for more information, and feel free to pass this along! Cheers, Cat