I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

What Is Love? [Pic]

submitted by: kitteh9lives
< Back Next >
Hits: 14648 | Favorites: 2 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 2.4 | Category: Misc. | Date: 03/29/2012
 
 popular today
The Kwanzaa Scam [Pic] A fake Holiday created by a racist, rapist and torturer.
How Feminists See Men [Pic] Or, how men see feminists.... All dead and dry
Is This What You Call A `Plunging Neckline`? [Pic] I think he is doing that wrong.
20 Greatest Questions Ever Asked On Tumblr [Pix] Why? How? Who? When? Can you answer these all important questions? Can you?! ANSWER ME!!!
How Many Butts Do You See? [Pic] Uh one, two, three........
More Comments >

Fatninja01
Male, 18-29, Australia
 24833 Posts
Friday, March 30, 2012 8:44:56 PM
asking for it

patchgrabber
Male, 30-39, Canada
 5745 Posts
Friday, March 30, 2012 7:07:23 AM
Now we just need to contemplate what homosexual love is, and why it blows my definition out of the water.

It's because you`re thinking of love as the effect, not the cause, in terms of propagation of the species. Since that is merely a result, not the cause, and substituting in my comment about the subjective nature of what people find attractive, the biochemical definition is valid.

ardystic
Male, 18-29, Western US
 1085 Posts
Thursday, March 29, 2012 6:44:06 PM
what is this test?

MacGuffin
Female, 30-39, Europe
 2597 Posts
Thursday, March 29, 2012 3:55:31 PM
English needs more words that mean "love" eh?
Latin has 3 (at least) "brotherly" "lust" and "spiritual" all get called "love" in English.

I love my cat! <(See?)



It's like Swedish, then, which has three words for "think", whereas English rolls several subtly-different definitions into that one word. Swedish has `tänka` (to imagine or hold an intent), `tror` (to believe something to be true) and `tycker` (to hold an opinion about something). Returning marginally to the actual topic of this thread, that last word can be used in the expression `tycker om`, meaning to like someone. "Jag tycker om dig" means "I like you" in Svenska.

5Cats
Male, 50-59, Canada
 26636 Posts
Thursday, March 29, 2012 2:58:46 PM
English needs more words that mean "love" eh?
Latin has 3 (at least) "brotherly" "lust" and "spiritual" all get called "love" in English.

I love my cat! <(See?)

More Comments >
 


Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.