28 Jul '11, 1am

Nearly half of the men questioned in a poll of 70,000 people said they would ditch a partner who gained weight

Nearly half of men questioned in the poll of 70,000 people said they would ditch a partner who gained weight, compared to only 20 per cent of women. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO NEW YORK - MEN are more concerned with their partner's body type than women but they also seem to value family more highly, according to a new survey released on Tuesday. Nearly half of men questioned in the poll of 70,000 people said they would ditch a partner who gained weight, compared to only 20 per cent of women. Two-third of men also said they had fantasised about their partner's friends, while only one-third of women had done so. 'Even as men are getting more comfortable with meeting their girlfriends online and less anxious about who she's 'friending' there, other romantic behaviours have proven to be timeless ones: chivalry isn't dead, size matters, and women forgive while men forget,' said Mr...

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  1. 28 Jul '11, 10am

    Yet, if you look around you in Singapore today, the women are the ones looking fantastic after marriage and child-bearing and the men are the ones letting themselves go. Women, should we dump them all too? Be as shallow as they are?

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