Out in the Open

Singles

There's all kinds of stigma, the way we romanticise it, the awkward drama of the third wheel, the kindly concerns from others that you'll, you know, die alone... well, there's a lot. Although 40 per cent of Canadians describe themselves as single, the way they tend to be treated in our culture is frankly just weird. This week, Piya asks: What's wrong with being single?
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There's all kinds of stigma, the way we romanticise it, the awkward drama of the third wheel, the kindly concerns from others that you'll, you know, die alone... well, there's a lot. Although 40 per cent of Canadians describe themselves as single, the way they tend to be treated in our culture is frankly just weird. This week, Piya asks: What's wrong with being single?