My answer: Sometimes, the best way to be a good friend is to risk losing the friendship completely. It sounds crazy but it's true. If you want to do the right thing for your friend, you've got to...
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your dad's day.
This year, why not get a jump start on a gift so you're not scrambling around at the last minute?
For the perfect Father's Day gift, you don't need a lot of money - just a little creativity. (And doesn't your dad deserve it?) Here are 6 Inexpensive Fathers' Day Gift Ideas to get your mind working.
And if you've already got the perfect gift idea, share it here!
My answer: If you and your girlfriend really like each other, then it shouldn't matter much that you'll be going to different schools next year. (Shoot, some couples stay together even if they're not in the same city or state.) Use your school day as a chance to...
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This new Associated Press article has some great tips on where to begin without spending a ton of money. For instance, rather than swapping out all your furniture, adding some new cushions or splurging on just one piece (like a bigger bed) might be all you need to do.
You can also check out 10 Cool Teenage Room Ideas for fast, easy ways to make the atmosphere in your room a little more sophisticated.
It looked a little something like this:
Since the ban was obviously a mistake (it's such a fun & romantic way to ask a girl to prom!), several people in his town, including the mayor, flipped out about the punishment. The school ended up reversing the ban.
Now that James is allowed at his prom, should be named Prom King? After all, with the bravery he displayed, he's already sort of the king.
Take the poll! And if you vote "yes," you can also join the James Tate for Prom King 2011 Facebook page.
And to hear about more cute prom invites, check out the 10 Creative Ways to Ask Someone to Prom.
Straight up, if I have sex with a guy will I get strong feelings for him?
The way I see it: not necessarily, but it might change the expectations you have for your relationship with him. Sex can make you feel closer to a guy, and it might make you think that your bond is stronger. But that doesn't mean that he feels those same things.
That's why, before you have sex with anyone, you've got to make sure that you're really ready. Check the 10 Signs You're Ready for Sex and make sure you can say "yes" to every single one of them.
Agree? Disagree? Don't waste your time telling me - head to the forum and leave her your own advice!
According to a new study, only around 27% of teens who want a job actually have one, which is down from 46% in 2000. In fact, the job market for 16- to 19-year olds is worse than the markets for any other age group.
If you want to earn some extra income this summer, you might need to dig deep. These teen job search sites are a good place to start. You might also need to consider a different type of job.
And be sure to check out these job interview tips to get an edge on other applicants.
77% of Pennsylvanian voters think that teens should take 15 extra hours of lessons, bumping required hours for that state up to 65. Considering that accident rates for teens are higher than for any other age group, they might be onto something.
Then again, is drivers' ed the issue - or is it the way teens act when they're behind the wheel (texting, talking and blasting music)? Is there a better way to improve teen driving than forcing you to sit in class for longer?
Weigh in - take the poll and leave a comment!
My answer: Your friend's sexual preference is kind of beside the point. And the point is: if someone's making you uncomfortable...
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Some slang words the site uses to describe sex acts - I won't mention them here, but you can find a lot of them in articles I've written about sex - were called "disgusting" and "vulgar" by the politicians.
My feeling about it: well, yeah, those words aren't rated G. But you can't really talk about sex - at least not honestly - without saying something that might offend. If you want to tell the truth, you can't be gentle about it.
Do you agree with me, or do you think that dirty slang words aren't appropriate on a site like MariaTalks? Take the poll or leave a comment!