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Five things to know before dating a journalist

Her friends reportedly include fashion designer Ulyana Sergeenko, the model Natalia Vodianova, film director Renata Litvinova and Elena Perminova, the model wife of Alexander Lebedev, whose family controls Britain's Evening Standard newspaper.

Here are five things to know about Sobchak's life and career.

Nor does the fact that you “wrote some poems in high school” or that one day you want to pen “the great Indian novel.” Look, we’re paid to write. You may have some great journal entries, poems and rudimentary short stories – good for you. Journalists are intense, driven, passionate folk: We carry those same attributes into our relationships, making it an extremely fun ride well worth the price of admission.

Just don’t assume we’ll accept that as on par with what we do (unless you’re really hot, then hell, you’re a better writer than I). You’re not less important than the job – the job is just more important than anything else: One doesn’t become a journalist to sit in an office from 9 to 5 Monday through Friday. If news is happening, we’ll drop whatever we’re doing – even if it’s with you – to cover it. Our lives are never boring and each day is different. Yes, it may seem that we put the job ahead of you, but we’re driven.

Currently she edits the Russian-language version of the French fashion magazine L'Officiel.