Mean Girls


Watch Ariana Grande's Extremely Good Video for "thank u, next"

The pop star pays homage to 'Legally Blonde,' '13 Going on 30,' 'Mean Girls,' and 'Bring It On.'


People Share the Cruelest Things They Did in High School

Those were the days... of senseless brutality.


‘Hating Alison Ashley’ Was Australia’s ‘Mean Girls’

'Hating Alison Ashley' was designed as a star vehicle for Delta Goodrem; instead, it offered a surprisingly realistic portrait of Australia's social inequality.


Stories of the Times People Took Revenge on Their No-Good Exes

"His family stopped talking to him and every other girl knows now so no one goes near him – result!"


How 'The Craft' Realised the Power of Teen Girls and Made Witchcraft Cool

On its 20th anniversary, we look back at the 1996 cult classic that helped make witchcraft mainstream and inundated covens with curious teenage girls.


Everyone You'll Meet at This Year's Halloween Parties

Donald Trump, the eggplant emoji, and something made out of cardboard that takes too much explaining and wasn't funny anyway.


Popped Collars, Skinny Jeans, and The Pussycat Dolls: WTF Was Up with Fashion in 2005?

Maybe if we could see out from under our asymmetric haircuts, we'd have realized how terrible we looked.


Lindsay Lohan Played Herself in Her London Stage Debut

This week, I attended the London production of Speed-the-Plow, David Mamet’s satirical take on the American movie business, which stars Lindsay Lohan as a mysterious girl with nothing to bank on except her sexuality.


What Wisconsin's Teenage Girls Think About the Slender Man Stabbing

We sent one of our favorite young adult novelists, Kathleen Hale, to Wisconsin to find out what local teen girls think about the Slender Man stabbing.


The Week in GIFs

This week was at least ten times weirder than last week. Maybe even 15. Let’s GIF about it.


One of the Meanest Girls of All Time: A New 'Mean Girls' Script Featuring Rappers

'Mean Girls' turned ten this past week, so we had to figure out a way to connect it to music.