Top Anti-Valentine Sites, Apps, Pages & More!

People react to occasions differently – especially when it comes to Valentine’s Day…

Some people love it and consider it a great way to show your love to a lover or partner, while others hate it either because they are single at the time or because they feel it’s a commercial event designed to make you pay more for the romantic gestures which can be done every day throughout the year!

No, I won't Be Your Valentine!

No, I won't Be Your Valentine!

This year, I will be taking the anti-Valentiners’ side and I will be sharing with you the top anti-Valentine sites, tools & applications which you might enjoy - and even get a laugh out of!

1. Meish.org

Once you enter the site, you will be greeted by the following line:

“Valentine’s Day is like herpes: just when you think its gone for good, it rears its ugly head once more. No wonder some people prefer to call it VD.”

The page is clearly against all Valentine’s Day activities and promotes being someone’s anti-Valentine!

Quirky News of the Web — November 2010

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There are always smaller headlines that tend to go unnoticed. They are the headlines that let us know how individualistic and unique some of the interactions on the web can be, and how much social media is shaping our world in ways that we could not have fathomed 20 years ago.

Therefore, the Quirky News of the Web section will be dedicated to those pieces of news that might go unnoticed but still pack quite the punch.

Ugly People Need Love Too

TUBB Love

The Ugly Bug Ball is a site for those who are “aesthetically challenged”, people who have been fighting ridicule and loneliness their entire lives because of their looks. The site offers a safe space for people to “dive into an ocean of uglies and have more choice“. To mark the success of their approach, the website is celebrating their first engagement. Tom Clifford, who describes himself as a person who has “a face that makes children cry“, met Janine Walker and they fell in love and plan on getting married soon, the website awarded the couple with a free honeymoon to Borth in Wales.

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This campaign adopts an “innovative multilateral approach” to cancer research and public health cancer prevention.

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