8 On-Screen Couples Who You Wish Dated In Real Life

8 On-Screen Couples Who You Wish Dated In Real Life

Because you know that you were emotionally invested in at least one fictitious couple in your life.

Even if you don't watch tons of movies like I do, there's at least one movie couple that you wish would've ended up together in real life. Here's a list of celebrities who's on-screen chemistry was so hot that they convinced you they were destined for each other.

1. Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens

Shortly after "High School Musical" was released, it also came out that Zac and Vanessa were together in real life. This was the best news you could have gotten like a seven-year-old who was obsessed with the Wildcat couple. But two years after "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" was released, the couple split. Our hearts broke and "We're All in This Together" played in the background for days.

2. Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort

Even though these two never dated outside of their movie roles, their young love caught our eyes and our hearts. "The Fault in Our Stars" came out only three years ago in 2014, which means that the teenaged audience it was meant for definitely knew better than to hope for their real-life love. But, we can hope, right?

3. Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet

These two are the real couple that never was. Leo and Kate played Jack and Rose on "Titanic." While they both had roles in movies previous, this movie was Leo and Kate's breakout movie, and they became huge stars after the movie hit the box office. Their friendship is still something that is talked about today, and the two are still asked why they never dated. The only thing more tragic than the two not falling in love is that fact that neither of them won an Oscar for their roles.

4. Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey

"How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days" is the ULTIMATE chick flick and the perfect sleepover go-to. So obviously, since you've seen the movie about a billion times, it's only normal for you to be so invested in the two's love life. Even though they have never dated, the two of them have also starred in "Fool's Gold" and they're on screen chemistry cannot be denied.

5. Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen

I can't write an article about love stories and not include my favorite of all time, "Pride and Prejudice" is a timeless classic. Keira and Matthew's love/hate relationship with each other is full of misunderstandings and family feuds, but no matter how much they despise each other, they can't seem to stay away. That's what makes it so sad that Keira and Matthew never dated, but went on and acted together in many more movies.

6. Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone

"La La Land" was a fantastic musical that followed the love story of Sebastian and Mia, and their love for acting and jazz music. As if the ending were not devastating enough, these two have never dated away from the camera. They can also be seen in "Crazy, Stupid, Love" where, you guessed it, they are also in love.

7. Leighton Meester and Ed Westwick

Even though it is not a movie, "Gossip Girl's" Blair and Chuck are an iconic couple of our time. This couple's determination to end up together won us over, and every girl wants to find her Chuck Bass. These two fit together so well on screen; we wish they'd have just realized that off-screen as well.

8. Jenna Fischer and John Krasinski

I saved the best for that, obviously. Jim and Pam were the ultimate goals in "The Office." Jim's love for Pam is heart-warming, and their quirky couple ways make us all hope for something as perfect as them one day. Jenna and John never dated but they were the best of friends off-screen.

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22 New Things That I Want To Try Now That I'm 22

A bucket list for my 22nd year.


"I don't know about you but I'm feelin' 22," I have waited 6 long years to sing that and actually be 22! Now 22 doesn't seem like a big deal to people because you can't do anything that you couldn't do before and you're still super young. But I'm determined to make my 22nd year a year filled with new adventures and new experiences. So here's to 22.

1. Go sky diving.

What's crazier than jumping out of a plane? (Although I'll probably try indoor skydiving first.)

2. Go cliff jumping/diving.

I must be the only Rhode Islander who hasn't gone to Jamestown and jumped off a cliff.

3. Ride in a hot air balloon.

Up, up and away.

4. Try out skiing.

Cash me in the next Olympics, how bout dat.

5. Try out snow boarding.

Shawn White, I'm coming for you.

6. Go bungee jumping.

Because at least this time I'll be attached to something.

7. Go to Portugal.

I mean I'm Portuguese so I have to go at some point, right?

8. Go to Cape Verde.

Once again, I'm Cape Verdean so I have to go.

9. Vist one of the seven wonders of the world.

I mean hey, Egypt's on, my bucket list.

10. Try out surfing.

It's only natural that somebody from the Ocean State knows how to surf.

11. Learn a new langauge.

Because my little bit of Portuguese, Spanish and Latin isn't cutting it anymore.

12. Travel to a state that I've never been to before.

Fun fact: I've only been to 17 of the 50 states.

13. Go paddle boarding.

Pretty boring but I've never done it.

14. Go scuba diving.

I'm from the Ocean State so I guess I should see the ocean up close and personal.

15. Learn how to line dance.

There's actually a barn in my state that does line dancing, so this one will definitely get crossed off.

16. Go kayaking.

All this water around me and I haven't done a lot of the water activites.

17. Stay the night in a haunted hotel room.

I bet if I got my friends to come with me, it would be like the Suite Life of Zach and Cody episode, minus the ghost coming out of the wall but you never know.

18. Get my palms read.

Because who doesn't want to know their future.

19. Go to a medium.

Like a medium that can communicate with people that have died.

20. Take a helicopter ride.

Air plane: check Helicopter:....

21. Sleep under the stars.

Because sleeping in a tent is more like glamping than camping

22. Just to try new things in my everyday life.

Whether it's trying a new restaurant, getting something different at my usual restaurants, changing my usual style, going on the scary rides at amusement parks, and bringing things I used to do back into my life now.

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If College Majors Were Plucked Out Of A Crayola Crayon Box

College is a colorful place.


In college, individually, we are practically all the yellow crayon.

It's the brightest of the box, vibrant and the epitome of sunshine... Until it's four years later and you lack the will to go on, thanks to your caffeine-induced all-nighters, novel-long writing assignments, and booze therapy. Eventually, every yellow crayon gets a little bit of the other colors on it, leaving its original, striking shine a little dull.

However, the majors that cause the yellow to change are colors of their own. They make us feel as if there's a light at the end of this tunnel of torture.

1. Maroon: Advertising/Marketing

A determined and ambitious red, but still cool, calm, and collected. Advertisers and marketers are determined to push their campaigns, appeal to the wants and needs of their target audience, and create enjoyable content to maintain customer loyalty. In a high-pressure environment like this, it's important to keep your head up and not to panic. Even when it all hits the fan, you have to stand your ground and not freak out.

2. Indigo: Engineering

Engineers appear to be confident Ravenclaws on the outside, but they're drowning on the inside (hence the blue). Their workload requires tough math classes, science, physics, and many more. And they have to be good at all of those! If you walk around on the engineering part of campus, you'll hardly ever see a smiling face. All are expressions of stress and fear. It's a lot of work, but engineers will eventually make it out alive. I promise!

3. Green: Journalism

Journalists are always after the news and the big scoop. Green is typically associated with new beginnings and growth. Journalism is constantly expanding in some way. While many people think that it is a dying field, it is actually morphing into a purely digital medium. Don't underestimate your print and broadcast journalists, because they'll be way better off than you could imagine. They're good at adapting and conquering obstacles, true to their major.

4. Pink: Nursing

There is no better color to represent kindness and helpfulness than pink. Nurses are compassionate and seek to help anyone who steps through the door. However, while nurses have to be kind, it is not a job for the faint of heart. You will see many unpleasant things as a nurse and you have to be prepared for it. You have to know that you want to help people, no matter the circumstance. Pink is one of those colors confused with weakness, but that could not be further from the truth. Never underestimate the power of pink and never underestimate the strength of nurses.

5. Orange: Education

Orange is bright and warm, as most teachers are. They hold the knowledge to teach future generations and practically raise kids while their parents are at work. They are miracle workers that have a lot to deal with on a daily basis. They have to mediate between kids, teach them to uphold the morals taught by their parents, and even teach them better than their parents ever could. People don't give teachers enough credit and they deserve more money than they get.

6. Grey: Business

All business, a serious grey is meant for the business and economics majors. Grey isn't necessarily bland or boring. Grey has a boss-like demeanor. It's persuasive and can own a room. This is why it's perfect to describe business majors. These people learn the ins and outs of sales, buying, stocks, etc. These people are so money smart that it's insane. Also, it helps that suits come in grey.

7. Violet: Psychology and Criminology

Psychology and criminology majors can analyze every little reason you do the things you do or why you are the way you are. They are far superior at understanding the human brain and the behavior patterns. Violet fits the bill when it comes to these majors, given that they are a breed of their own. They are mysterious, much like the color purple, and can solve the mysteries of humankind.

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