Many people today feel smug about themselves — they rarely look to share their lives (less superficially than Facebook, anyway). We live in a pluralistic society, so today we tend to share the costs more than in previous years.
We don’t feel any great need to search for our own soul — never mind for our soulmate. We need to learn to get satisfaction from giving, not from taking.
Years ago, people looked for one big thing in a life-long partner; today we look for many little things.
Because people who are financially independent have greater choice in their lifestyle, they need to make up a laundry list of things that they want to find in a marriage. No need to keep count of who paid for what and who did what.
Whether you’re looking for a hot date, a hookup or something more serious, the tech you use to get you there is generally designed with one goal in mind: to keep you coming back for more.The first season focused on Paul being left in charge of the kids after Cate takes a full-time job as a nurse, with comedic emphasis on his often strict rules concerning his daughters and dating.The series' name and premise were derived from the book 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter: And Other Tips from a Beleaguered Father (Not That Any of Them Work) by W. While 8 Simple Rules was renewed for a second season and production had begun, Ritter's sudden death in September 2003 left the series in an uncertain position.Kaley Cuoco, Amy Davidson and Martin Spanjers co-starred as their teenage kids; Bridget, Kerry and Rory Hennessy.The series ran on ABC from September 17, 2002 to April 15, 2005.