She writes: "Call it young cougars, a game of confidence or just female empowerment, but the unthinkable during my high school years is now happening all around me and other mothers of my acquaintance." In response to the declared that "a new legion of young 'cougars' is emerging." So why are girls dating younger guys, and why does it matter?Many girls -- who don't express the same concerns as their parents -- are saying that younger boys are more respectful.However, with some courage and planning ahead, you just might be able to attract that special someone.You've finally gotten through the fears of freshman year and the slump of sophomore status to reach the top of the mountain: upperclassman status. Taste the sweetness of knowing you'll soon be college-bound. A Utah high school's choice of cougars as their mascot was rejected because the school thought that middle-aged women might be offended.
Guys have long been asking sophomore and junior girls to prom, and because 1950s-style dating customs are no longer in fashion, girls also ask whoever they want to prom -- regardless of their age.Before he knew it, he was only a few inches away from her."Hey," was all that came out of his mouth. "Hi," she responded back."I've seen you around here a lot. Sasuke heard a collective gasp from the audience watching behind him. Prom is coming up, and like many teens, you may want to go with a date.Recently, One Direction singer Harry Styles responded to rumors about his interest in older women, stating: “I don’t know where the cougar thing came from, to be honest.I don’t know why people got that impression.” The 1D heartthrob claims that, despite the gossip, he prefers dating women his own age.Glancing up from her homework, she blushed at the back of her classmate's black, black hair. The boy scowled at his drawing, ripping the page of his sketchbook off and tossing it. People saw her as the 'Regina George' of school; the Queen Bee, the head cheerleader, the ditzy, sexy blonde... "And so she sat, rolling down the windows and turning up the radio. I'm getting recruited by a lot of colleges and have a lot of scholarships, so I'm just waiting to see which one is the right fit.""Aa.