girlfriends

Film

You Need to See 'Girlfriends,' the First Film to Really Tackle Female Friendship

The 1978 cult classic is beloved by Lena Dunham, Greta Gerwig, and Wes Anderson.
Elyssa Goodman
7.26.18
Dating

People Told Us About Their Best Date Ever

Stories of chance meetings, immediate vibes, sweaty palms, and broken bones.
Graham Isador
6.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Wins $375,000 for Girlfriend Sabotaging His Career

Well, he won that breakup.
Allison Tierney
6.15.18
Reel Women

'Girlfriends' Gets Compared to Woody Allen's Work—But It's Far, Far Better

Claudia Weill's 1978 film receives constant comparison to Allen's oeuvre, but it should be held up as a pioneer of female friendship movies like "Frances Ha."
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
4.30.18
girlfriends

Soccer Player Who Thanked His Wife and His Girlfriend Now Says He Calls His Daughter His Girlfriend

Mohammed Anas thanked both his wife and his girlfriend after being named Man of the Match. He then came up with a pretty interesting excuse.
Patrick Sauer
3.22.17
relationships

What the Word You Use to Describe Your Partner Says About Your Relationship

"Babe", "Better Half", "Hubby", "Squeeze", or the worst: "Partner in Crime".
Angus Harrison
3.12.17
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
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
Stuff

What It's Like to Date as a Sex Worker

Is there ever a right time to tell your sex partner that you also have sex for money?
Rose Lewenstein
4.27.16
musical urban legends

Stevie Wonder in 'Safety First!', a Comic by Peter Bagge

It's an urban legend that Stevie Wonder would hire the same guy to decorate all his girlfriends apartments the same way. Why?
Peter Bagge
3.28.16
Culture

Sam Lansky's Memoir Is an Edith Wharton Book with Gay Sex

In an interview about his coming-of-age memoir, "The Gilded Razor," Sam Lansky, "Time" magazine deputy culture editor, discusses being a drug-addicted twink, the relationships between gay men and women, and why most gay books suck.
Mitchell Sunderland
1.13.16
Stuff

My Girlfriend Went to a Speech Therapist to Cure Her Vocal Fry

Like many young women in the US, my girlfriend has vocal fry, a speech pattern that annoys lots of people and can even hurt your employment chances. Can she be cured?
Ryan Grim
3.31.15
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