Sirin Kale

Associate Editor

Fill Me In

The Unstoppable Rise of the 'Instagram Face'

Kylie Jenner and other influencers have inspired a new beauty aesthetic and a wave of cheap non-surgical interventions – some riskier than others.
Sirin Kale
9.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

My Rape Case Was Dropped – I'm Not Surprised Conviction Rates Are Low

Rape prosecutions in England are at their lowest level in a decade. I'm not exactly shocked.
Annie Tisshaw
9.16.19
conspiracy theories

Inside the Conspiracy Theory That the Royal Baby Is Actually Two Weeks Old

Strange things go on in the comments of Mail Online.
Sirin Kale
5.13.19
Health

How Your Sex Life Affects Your Breast Size

Is there any merit to the rumor that women who have saggier breasts do so because of all the bouncing during sex? We spoke to some experts about whether your boobs really can change because of what you do in bed.
Sirin Kale
4.25.19
My First Time

I Cheated on My Boyfriend and Got Pregnant—and the Guilt Almost Destroyed Me

After I cheated on my boyfriend with a classmate, I found out I was pregnant—and wasn't sure whose it was. But even worse than the unwanted pregnancy, I was surprised to learn, was the guilt.
Charlie Stone
4.2.19
My First Time

The First Time I Had Sex On Drugs, I Thought I Was in Love

"When you’re having sex on MDMA [molly], it feels like it’s never going to end, in the best possible way."
Chloe Eliot
3.27.19
Dating

Dating Made Me Broke And Depressed, So I Became A Sugar Baby Instead

Dating requires give-and-take. If you're a divorced single mom like Megan Evan, the give might come from a sugar daddy.
Megan Evan
3.27.19
Film

'Teeth' Is the Feminist Horror Classic That Men Tried to Sabotage

Its producer and director explain how the vagina dentata-themed movie overcame a bungled studio release to find cult acclaim among young women.
Sirin Kale
3.26.19
My First Time

My Friend With Benefits Would Make An Amazing Boyfriend—For Someone Else

At first, I worried I might catch feelings for Alex: We listened to Frank Ocean together! He told me I looked amazing! Then I realized we already had a great thing going on—and no-strings sex worked for both of us.
Helen Thomas
3.25.19
relationships

Women Can Spot Narcissists and Psychopaths, Even When They’re Drunk

Research suggests that women can still see straight through men with "dark triad" personality traits—even after a drink or two.
Sirin Kale
3.10.19
My First Time

My First One Night Stand Was So Bad, I Almost Gave Up On Casual Sex

Just because casual sex isn't great the first time, it doesn't mean you should stop trying, says sex YouTuber Florence Barkway.
Florence Barkway
3.8.19
science of sex

How to Bio-Hack Your Brain to Have Sex Without Getting Emotionally Attached

Scientists have isolated the hormones and brain structures that may be responsible for romantic attachment. Is it possible to manipulate them to have sex without all those annoying post-coital feelings?
Sirin Kale
3.8.19
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