The DM That Changed My Life: A Facebook Message from My Former Best Friend
E. and I hadn't spoken to each other since we were teenagers.
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Facetune and Fillers: Meet the New, Evolved 'Instagram Face'
Why are women with facial filler still editing their faces in photos with Facetune and similar apps?
Every Type of Woman You See in the Gym
From the extremely hench older ladies to the Instagram Gym Babies, now is the season to play Where's Wally at your local PureGym.
What the Christmas Gifts You Bought Say About You
Goodhood voucher? Personalised wine coaster? A gift says nothing about the receiver but everything about the giver.
The Rehabilitation of Shia LaBeouf
Written by the misunderstood actor, ‘Honey Boy’ finally provides the context and turnaround moment for his public image.
The Strange Decade In Online Feminism
Young women on the internet transformed feminism beyond recognition in the 2010s. Not all the changes felt beneficial, either.
Why Aren't Feminist Celebrities Talking About the Election?
We asked 15 of the most otherwise vocal British singers, actors, authors, YouTubers and activists if they were endorsing a party. The results are telling.
People's Grim Stories of Being Penalised for Taking Mental Health Sick Days
From faking physical illnesses to having in-depth honest chats with their manager, this is how people are navigating it.
Robbie Williams' "Bad Sharon" Is the Christmas Song of the Century
Our Weekly Review calls a roundtable on selective cuts from 'The Christmas Present' – an album of covers and originals only Robbie could pull off.
General Election 2019
I Had No Political Experience and Stood as an MP. Here's How
Every major party has made headlines over candidates' controversial views. An ex-Brexit Party hopeful tells all about the vetting process.
Scam 'Healers' Are Targeting Online Spiritual Communities
When unregulated healers offer their services online, they tend to draw in the cash-poor, desperate and potentially vulnerable.
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My Chemical Romance Is the Artist of the Decade
The band dominated and influenced rock throughout the 2010s – even though they were inactive for most of the decade.