• Please stop moaning about how much you hate Valentine's Day

    5 monthes ago - By Metro

    Valentine's Day is almost here, and people are getting excited to be showered with gifts, to smell lovely flowers and eat delicious chocolates.
    But as always, there are a few Valentine's Scrooges.
    Not everyone likes Valentine's Day.
    And I'll admit, I don't totally see the big deal. But you know what? I don't make people who do see the big deal feel bad about it. Because like most things, what won't be for some will be for others.
    I was recently online when I saw an entire thread dedicated to the hatred of Valentine's Day, and the bashing of anyone who went against that opinion.
    People were...
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  • Who was St Valentine and how did Valentine's Day come about?

    Who was St Valentine and how did Valentine's Day come about?

    5 monthes ago - By Metro

    Valentine's Day is upon us
    Love is in the air, the air suddenly feels warmer, your spine is tingling and there are heart-shaped balloons everywhere.
    This can only mean that Valentine's is almost upon us, so hurry up and get to get your loved one a last minute gift and card, if you haven't already.
    Single on V-day? How to have the masturbation session of your life
    But before you do that and make frantic last minute dinner plans - why do couples actually celebrate this occasion on 14 February every year.
    Just who was Saint Valentine and what does he... Read the full story
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  • Loads of us would rather our lovers donate to charity for our Valentine's Day gift

    Loads of us would rather our lovers donate to charity for our Valentine's Day gift

    5 monthes ago - By Metro

    Now we're not sure how true these claims are but almost a quarter of Brits say they would prefer a charitable gift on their behalf rather than get a present they can keep on Valentine's Day.
    Needless to say, giving money to charities and supporting humanitarian causes is something we should probably all try to do from time to time.
    But would you really want your gift to go to a stranger rather than get the thing you've been hinting at for the last few weeks?
    You can always donate to charities any time of the year, but shouldn't a day specially set aside to celebrate love... Read the full story
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