When I see the rebel Latino subculture being sampled and recontextualized by bourgeois white fashion designers, pop singers, or celebrity starlets, I can't help rolling my eyes.
On escaping the trauma of roommates only to fall right into a "single-woman-living-alone" stereotype.
"We literally crack up writing it."
A lot of people with an eating disorder will find the idea that it's caused by Barbies or supermodels insulting and patronizing. It's a mental illness, not a bad case of vanity.
We're not asking for Jane Austen; we just want to be wooed, and we want you to be cool about it for once.
Jessica Longworth takes photos of her kid sister and the daily minutiae of the generation currently on its way to adulthood.
You know Alex Karpovsky as Ray Ploshansky, the sardonic coffee shop manager in Girls. For the past decade, however, he's also acted and directed numerous projects in America's independent film scene.
In this comic for tomboys, Stephanie Hurtado tells us about the trials and tribulations of being a tomboyish female dog and putting up with bird ladies passing judgement.
Stoned Girls—a fetish site featuring pictures of hot, often naked, ladies getting high—is giving away free weed.
Crushes are fucking pathetic, but they've made me the person I am today. Whether that's a good thing is a question for another time.
At first Jessica and the Jawbreakers despise the mean, ugly cat who shows up at their music rehearsal, but once he starts playing tunes, they fall for the ugly kitty's artistic soul.
Tips on cam etiquette from the stars of the Miami camming convention.
Emily Gould's new novel, Friendship, reads like "young adult" fiction about "adult" problems, like getting or not getting an abortion. We loved it, so we sat down with Emily to discuss her book and her online feminist bookstore, Emily Books…
Despite all the thigh gap nonsense, being a girl today isn't as shitty as it used to be.
Summer's great because everyone looks hotter and the place you live becomes a place to explore rather than endure, but it also contains plenty of chances for you to embarrass yourself.
Since the dawn of time, with the exception of maybe a few weeks there at the beginning, nakedness and shame have gone together like drunk and uncles. Remember guys: If you can't say anything nice, sure as hell don't say it to someone who just agreed to sh…
Last Friday, I did some laundry, rewatched episodes of Game of Thrones, and passed out on the sofa. It was a typical day—at least until I woke up to a loud BLAM.
The heat sucked, the people sucked, the bands sucked, and the food sucked. But somehow I still managed to have a good time. Here are some photos so you know what you're getting yourself into this weekend.
Like many single, hot-blooded, smart phone-enabled men, I am on Tinder. A strange trend has come to the surface, rising above the Friday night outfit, the bikini picture, the cleavage selfie, the business suit, the goofy face, the model pose, and the pict…
My family never cared much for homeownership until my mom saw an opportunity to buy a cheap house on Camac Street in North Philadelphia. We made a deal that she would handle the down payment and I would live in the house and rent out the other rooms. This…
There often comes a moment in a young girl's life—somewhere between the time when you start making your Barbies bone each other, and the time when you start holding a furious vigil over your vulva looking for your first pubes—when things take a turn for t…
From Girls to "Grown Woman" (and more important stuff, too, but I'm here for the peppermint gum and sparkly pencils of girl stuff, OK?), 2013 was a big year for girls. Here is the girl year in review, along with some non-committal predictions for 2014…
Photos by Annette Lamothe-Ramos and styling by Miyako Bellizzi.
I want it to be true that dressing to impress other girls will also bring the boys to the yard, but part of me has always wondered if guys are only attracted to girls whose style bows down to what society says will give dudes boners. So I created two acco…