Your insider's look
into modern dating

Listen in as Yue Xu and Julie Krafchick talk with real daters about everything from sex parties to sex droughts, date fails to diaper fetishes, and first moves to first loves. Tune in every Wednesday to challenge the way you date in this crazy Dateable world.

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We believe everyone has a story to tell and that
you're never alone in your experiences

Maybe you’re relentlessly searching for ‘The One' or you believe monogamy is dead. That’s OK because there isn’t one right way to approach modern dating anymore. Who can keep up with new terms like zombie-ing and fluffering? And who can be bold enough to try all different configurations of relationships like “triads” and being “the unicorn"? We believe in challenging your beliefs. Saying f*ck the rules. Understanding why you do the things you do. And creating the relationship you've always wanted. So buckle up, it's time to #staydateable.

Pretty much no topic is off-limits on one
of the longest-running dating podcasts in existence.
list of dating topics such as dating during COVID-19, sexual racism, science of dating, quest for love

Meet Julie & Yue, active daters turned dating sociologists...

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Julie Krafchick
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Yue Xu
We are on a mission to figure out the WHY. Why do we date the way we do? Why are the dynamics in relationships changing so much? And how can these answers help us create the relationship we've always wanted – whether that's with a partner, multiple partners or on our own.
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So can you find love in the time of Corona? 

Yes, yes you can! Check us out on CNN and KQED Newsroom as we talk about the trends we're seeing and how the dating landscape is changing due to COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter.
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More than a
podcast, a
community —  

Join together with fellow podcast listeners that share the same EQ, open-mindedness, and drive to better our love lives. We're a diverse group of all ages, races, sexualities, and backgrounds that band together to help each other out and make the us all feel less alone through it all.

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“This is a community that I look forward to seeing every week especially for the weekly happy hours. It's a safe space where I can express my ideas and feelings about the dating experience. It’s a true extension of the podcast.”

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Shieldy, New Jersey

“I love the openness that the members bring in discussing our shared experiences. It’s also inspiring to see how we are all working together  in a common mission to bid single life farewell."

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Ricky, NYC
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For the last 3 years, I have found myself as the only single woman in my group of friends. I was longing for connections with others who are like-minded and navigating this dating world too.  I kept thinking it was hard to find friends after 30. But thanks to this group, I have found my people!

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Caitlin, Los Angeles
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The online community we have here was a pleasant surprise when the pandemic hit. Our happy hours are a great way to be silly and honest with similar people looking to just be comfortable in this scary YET Dateable world.

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Jason, San Francisco
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Plus hundreds of other guests including dating app founders, therapists,
sexperts, psychologists, dating coaches, and daters just like you!
five star rating
Challenging and Encouraging in the Best Ways

Dateable helped me build up my confidence and comfort with dating after getting divorced. Yue and Julie keep it real, and perfectly balance thoughtful conversation with lighthearted moments. Listening to them is like having an encouraging heart-to-heart with a your wisest close friends—they say the things you need to hear. I look forward to every episode!

Sarah in Philly, Apple Podcasts
five star rating
Honest, Funny, Helpful

The Dateable podcast explores a wide variety of dating and relationship perspectives with curiosity, humor, wit, and an honest desire to understand more. As hosts, Yue and Julie play off each other well, and end up feeling like friends taking you out to explore the oftentimes strange predicaments of dating. Highly recommended!

AMoneyOakland, Apple Podcasts
five star rating
LOVE this podcast!

I love this podcast. The hosts are very genuine and authentic. They’re very respectful to their audience and guests too. They bring a wide variety of dating topics to the table, especially those that you didn’t even know existed. If you are a curious person and want to learn new things, this is a great place to do that!

Cakers1791 Apple Podcasts
five star rating
Relevant topics; important conversations

Fun content; edgy and current without being raunchy. Hostesses have good banter with each other and guests but stay audience-focused and on topic. I’d put it up there with Savage Lovecast.

Sarah7891334, Apple Podcasts
five star rating
The ONLY dating podcast you have to listen to

‍Dating podcasts are a dime a dozen. Don’t even bother with any of them except this one: Dateable is the only one I listen to and recommend. Yue and Julie have great personalities and chemistry. Clearly they are smart accomplished women who know how to articulate things clearly with intelligence. They also book great guests. This is not easy to do on a weekly basis — it’s obvious they go the extra mile to diversify their guests.

PlasticMoonRain, Apple Podcasts
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Love these Ladies & their guests!

You can tell these podcasters are good/intelligent souls so I always find myself really appreciating what they have to say. They’re woke, they’re curious, & they’re so much fun. The guests have been amazing/informative too. A great way to see how people are dating since ppl have such different approaches these days. Keep that awesome energy going, Julie & Yue- the world needs it!

MonicaK89, Apple Podcasts