Jewish Journal

Is Cheating Wrong If the Partner Knows?

By  Merissa Nathan Gerson

September 27, 2010 | 1:07 am

Infidelity yields all kinds of results. See Julianne Moore in Far From Heaven for one scenario.

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Dear Yenta,

I am a man having an affair with a married man whose spouse knows about us and looks the other way. Is it still morally wrong?


Dear C,

That’s a... read on

  • Dog Licks Face During Sex

    By  Merissa Nathan Gerson

    September 24, 2010 | 10:00 am

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    Dear Yenta,

    Can you train your dog to stop licking your face when you are having sex with your boyfriend?


    Dear S,

    Hmmm…I imagine so. Is it polite to have sex in front of your dog? This is the real question I have. If dogs are as loyal as Mickey Rourke says, then... read on

  • Addicted to A-Holes

    By  Merissa Nathan Gerson

    September 2, 2010 | 9:50 pm

    Dear Yenta,

    I just graduated college where I had some lovely boyfriends.
    After these guys I thought I was over being treated badly by men.

    Now, since I’ve graduated, I keep getting into these relationships with
    guys that don’t treat well. I keep saying that I want a meaningful... read on




With more than 10 years of talk therapy under her belt, Merissa has waded through life’s dilemmas with a constant reflective therapeutic bird on her shoulder. Add a few...

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