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CELEBRITIES

People with the Same Names as Celebrities Tell Us How Much it Sucks

"There's nothing worse than having your name called out in a waiting room and everyone turns around to see where the bald Irish singer is, just to be disappointed."
Jessica Pan
5.3.17
Australia

The Scientific Reason You Were So Desperate to Fit In as a Teen

There's a reason teens are so bewildering to non-teens: Their brains are literally wired differently.
Elfy Scott
4.28.17
Broadly

I Smoked a Joint and It Sent Me to the Psych Ward

I became what I believe most clinicians would refer to as "a complete fucking nightmare."
Simone Banks
4.20.17
Broadly

What It's Really Like for Women to Date Bisexual Men

"After being with a bisexual man, I would never go back to being with a heterosexual man in a relationship."
Jessica Pan
4.3.17
Photos

Women with the Souped-Up Cars They Love, in Photos

"It's a little bit used, and it's got war wounds and scars—like me."
Tashjian Barklie and Kina Sai
3.15.17
employment

Meet the Aussie Female Tradies Making Domestic Violence Victims Feel Safe

For some women, especially survivors of domestic violence, having tradesmen in their homes is deeply uncomfortable. That's where Australia's new generation of female "tradies" comes in.
Sammi Taylor
2.28.17
Sex

Women Want 'Pink Viagra' to Make Sex Better, Not More Frequent

"Women's sexuality does not necessarily follow a male paradigm."
Rebecca Kamm and Sammi Taylor
2.16.17
Broadly

The Reason Why Some People Cry Right After Sex

"It's understandable that one release could trip over into another."
Aimee Knight
2.14.17
Broadly

Why Men Fall in Love Faster Than Women

Fools rush in. As do men, according to social scientists. But why?
Jessica Pan
2.14.17
Money

People Share the Most Expensive Mistake They Ever Made

"To me it wasn't really actual money. So I spent it."
Rebecca Kamm
2.10.17
Broadly

People Share the New Year's Resolution that Ruined Their Life

They're supposed to make us better, more rounded people. But it doesn't always work that way.
Jessica Pan
1.1.17
Dating

'He Sat in My Dad's Chair': The Ridiculous Reasons Parents Hate on Partners

Finding someone you actually like is hard enough, let alone navigating their parents' weird hang-ups. Here is why some families refused to give partners the stamp of approval.
Jessica Pan
11.21.16
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