Leah Carroll

Broadly

Why Thinking About 'The One that Got Away' Is Ruining Your Relationships

We asked a therapist to help us understand why we fixate on "the one that got away" and what this means for our future relationships.
Leah Carroll
8.29.16
relationships

People Explain Why They Got Back Together with Their Ex

There often comes a time after a relationship has ended that, looking back, you know it was all for the best. And there's other times when you still know this, but also remember that extremely cozy fireplace he has.
Leah Carroll
8.23.16
Science

Getting Cannibalized by Your Lover After Sex Is Good, If You're a Praying Mantis

According to a new study, the practice of female praying mantises devouring their sex partners isn't just aspirational—it's also genetically advantageous.
Leah Carroll
8.10.16
News

'Sister Wives' to Petition Supreme Court to Overturn Polygamy Ban

This week, Justice Sonia Sotomayor granted TLC star Kody Brown and his four wives more time to file a petition of review with the Supreme Court as part of their years-long fight against the state of Utah.
Leah Carroll
8.9.16
mental health

Your Work Emails Are Ruining Your Life

In a new study, researchers say that it is not the amount of time spent on work emails, but the agonizing anticipation of always being "on call" that leads to employee exhaustion.
Leah Carroll
8.5.16
Broadly

People Describe the Moment They Knew Their Relationship Was Doomed

"One day I realized that even though he had won on 'Jeopardy' once, he was still so dumb."
Leah Carroll
8.4.16
Health

98 Percent of Head Lice Now Resistant to the Chemicals That Treat Them

A new study published in the "Journal of Medical Entomology" is sure to make your skin crawl.
Leah Carroll
8.4.16
Religion

Cool Pope Says Women May Be Able to Become Deacons Now

Pope Francis has created a special commission to decide whether women can become deacons in the Catholic church.
Leah Carroll
8.2.16
crime

Dental Assistant Accused of Sexually Assaulting Women Under Anesthesia

The San Diego District Attorney's office say they have identified over a dozen victims who claim they were sexually assaulted while at the same clinic.
Leah Carroll
8.2.16
Weed

Your Paranoid Nightmare: When You're Too High at Work or with Family

No one is more obviously high than someone trying to conceal the fact that they are obviously high. Here, people reflect on their terrible experiences trying to dupe their bosses and parents.
Leah Carroll
7.30.16
kanye west

Kim and Kanye May Have Illegally Recorded Taylor Swift’s Phone Call

According to a privacy lawyer, Kimye could potentially face legal sanction if they recorded that phone call without Taylor Swift's knowledge.
Leah Carroll
7.18.16
Broadly

What It's Like to Find Out Your Significant Other Is Cheating on You

Whether it's by Facebook snooping or getting confronted by an angry shaman-in-training who blew your boyfriend, discovering infidelity sucks.
Leah Carroll
7.15.16
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