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Professional Cuddlers

“I think a lot of people don’t have someone in their life that they can receive comforting touch from on a regular basis." Since Jacqueline Samuels established The Snuggery in 2012, similar services have cropped up in Portland and Tokyo. [more inside]
posted by I've a Horse Outside on Jun 25, 2013 - 175 comments

Hold me tight; don't let go.

HUGPUNX is a cute little feel-good hug 'em up. Features the music of Scraps (a.k.a. Laura Hill).
Inspired by the equally short punch 'em up PUNKSNOTDEAD (Windows download).
posted by CrunchyFrog on Jun 5, 2013 - 16 comments

Patrick Stewart, Intergalactic Treasure

Let me tell you a thing, about an amazing man named Patrick Stewart.
posted by robocop is bleeding on May 30, 2013 - 60 comments

cuddling an elephant seal

How to get a seal to hug you; filmed on the island of South Georgia.
posted by nickyskye on Nov 30, 2010 - 39 comments

I'm a Rough Rider / Filled Up With Christ's Love

Gimme that Christian Side Hug. That Christian Side Hug.
posted by billysumday on Nov 23, 2009 - 245 comments

Everyone needs a hug.

In which a chimpanzee is shown reacting to sleight-of-hand on a Japanese television show. [SLYT. Overuse of sound effects.]
posted by Liver on Aug 24, 2009 - 104 comments

For Teenagers, Hello Means ‘How About a Hug?’

For this generation of teens hugging [video | 02:35] seems to be all the rage at high schools around the U.S. “A measure of how rapidly the ritual is spreading is that some students complain of peer pressure to hug to fit in.” And in some schools hugging has banned. “Touching and physical contact is very dangerous territory,” said Noreen Hajinlian, the principal at a junior high school in Hillsdale, N.J., where hugging has been banned for two years.
posted by ericb on May 28, 2009 - 115 comments

Taiwan military scraps loving hug policy

"We are not that close!" The Taiwan military scraps its loving hug policy for new recruits. Soldiers need hugs, and perhaps insurgents do too?
posted by gemmy on Oct 24, 2007 - 9 comments

The proletariat will rise. And then go away.

Gunman bursts into party, tastes cheese and wine, gets hug, then leaves.
posted by Alex404 on Jul 13, 2007 - 56 comments

A Lasting Committment

[ImageFilter] The Neolithic embrace. Happy pre-Valentine's Day.
posted by digaman on Feb 6, 2007 - 54 comments

heartwarmingfilter

Its Heartwarming Friday ! Lets all hug each other and see some of the loveliest , caringest and just plain Heartwarmingest sites the web has to offer.
posted by sgt.serenity on Jul 15, 2004 - 76 comments

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