“Have an affair” sites may be illegal in France I am always a little surprised when I see ads for Ashley Madison, the dating site that helps married people to cheat. They make no secret of their aim, either, with their slogan: “Life is short. Have an affair.” I don’t...
A TV ad for the extra-marital-affairs dating website Ashley Madison was removed from broadcast in Australia after the country's advertising watchdog ruled it was "demeaning and vilifying of women." It's also just really weird. The ad...Show More Summary
Last week, I went out with a nice guy. We met at a storied bar (think the Stork Club, if it still existed) and had a great time. He was charming, polite, and incredibly attentive. He graciously picked up the tab and asked if he could see me again soon. I said yes. He slipped me some cab fare, hailed me a taxi, and said goodnight.
If you don’t know what Ashley Madison is, you don’t really have to know much besides that it is the leading online website for married dating, but most specifically extramarital affairs.
In the past, we've written about lawsuits involving dating site Match.com and "dating site for married people" Ashley Madison over concerns about fake profiles being set up on the site to lure in paying users. Now it appears the FTCShow More Summary
The owners of Ashley Madison, the Canadian-based dating website for cheaters, is suing the South Korean government for… not playing fair. The lawsuit, brought in Canadian federal court by Avid Life Media, says that South Korea unfairly...Show More Summary
For the cautious, the old adage “cheaters never prosper” still serves as a relationship red flag. But for the opportunistic — especially when it comes to entertainment — it’s basically a guaranteed green light. Just sprinkle some political intrigue into the plot, and you’ve served up a hit (Hello, “Scandal,” “The Good Wife,” and “House of Cards”). Show More Summary
Ashley Madison, the eHarmony of why Mommy and Daddy don’t live together anymore, is no stranger to obnoxious public stunts created to advertise its discreet adultery hook-ups. In the past, the website has posted billboards featuringShow More Summary
Famed cheating website and purveyor of trollish billboards Ashley Madison makes money in a few ways: first, by charging users to access the site. Secondly, by collecting fees from advertisers who wish to reach the site's users. The third? Charging users twenty bucks to delete their profiles. Read more...
The time has come, and you’re done being a member of Ashley Madison, a dating website with the mission of pairing up married people who want to cheat on their spouses. But do you have to pay $19 just to delete your profile, as some users thought was the case? Not really, but also yes, you can pay $19. It … [More]
Cheaters are pushed for money to delete their profile, but they don't have to pay.
SPYING ON ASHLEY MADISON USERS TO FIND OUT WHY WOMEN CHEAT: “Middle-age women who cheat on their husbands are looking for passion and sex, but don’t want to divorce their husbands over it, new research suggests. The new data comes from a sample of married women who used AshleyMadison.com, a dating website aimed at people [...]
A late-night show that requires its audience to huddle together on floor mats and tiny stools is already asking a lot. But Morgan Ashley Madison's "Fairytales: Not Suitable for Children," running through this weekend with the theater company A Horse of a Different Color, strains one's...
It turns out having an affair online isn't so discreet after all.
Better clear out your inbox.
Notorious cheating website Ashley Madison has joined the ranks of Facebook and OKCupid, peering in on clandestine conversations between people seeking an affair in the name of research. And the conclusion the service (which pairs up married couples looking for "discreet encounters") came to? Monogamy is a failure. Imagine that. Read more...
A service for people seeking affairs secretly analyzed its members' conversations
Ashley Madison is no stranger to sleaze ball ads and PR moves, but their latest one, while in the same vein, is quite the doozy. The online extramarital matchmaking service just unveiled a new billboard in Chicago starring a beaming Hillary Clinton photoshopped with the signature Ashley Madison finger to her lips. Show More Summary
Ashley Madison's new promo campaign argues that the only thing Hillary Clinton has done with her life is get cheated on.
Shhhh.... don't tell anyone I got Monica to go down on me, too. ( via Fox 32 Chicago ) It's an ad in Chicago for "Ashley Madison." You know, that website you go on to cheat on your spouse, or to catch your spouse cheating, depending....Show More Summary