(Unless you're Alec Baldwin on a plane.) According to a recent survey from Zynga of more than 118,000 players of the game, Words With Friends is good for scoring "both on and off the board." Risqué! If you are actually in love with Words With Friends, however, you may need to seek outside counsel.For the traditionalists: You'll always have Scrabble.I say it is never, ever OK to date your ex’s friend.It just leaves too many things to chance, things that could not only backfire and ruin your relationship, but also destroy the friendship he has with his friend in the process.Plus, you will feel always feel weird when you run into your ex at social functions with your new man, and both men will feel uncomfortable. Women are often guilty of sleeping with their ex’s friend in an attempt to make him jealous.
If you are going to try to make it work with an ex’s friend, you need to lay down some ground rules early on.Of course, there is also the rare circumstance where you and your ex are still friends and each of you has moved beyond the pain of your breakup.If your ex is truly happy in another relationship and open to the idea of you dating his friend, you may have found a relationship loophole.No matter which way you slice it, dating your ex’s friend is going to create an awkward situation for all involved. Your new boyfriend will eventually want to know how he sizes up next to his friend, if you know what I mean.He will ask questions to try and figure out if he is a better lover, a better conversationalist or a better partner.