Lauren Passell

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Girl Talk: I’m Paid Less Because I’m A Woman, But It’s Mostly My Fault

I was talking to my guy friend about Caitlin Moran’s book How To Be A Woman, which led us to the topic of money. I said that I am a…

Lauren Passell | December 14, 2012 - 12:00 pm

I Have: Vaginal Cysts

At first I thought there were pimples on my vagina. That was when they were only hard, tiny lumps. I noticed them when I was in the ladies room at…

Lauren Passell | November 27, 2012 - 1:00 pm

10 Times Winning The Lottery Was A Curse

Theoretically, winning the lottery should be a wonderful thing. Who wouldn’t want $100 million in their pocket right now? But time and time again it’s been proven that all those…

Lauren Passell | November 16, 2012 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: Stalking Kal Penn

On April 23, 1977, Kalpen Suresh Modi was born, and on March 21, 1984, I was born. We went on to do different things; he got to work for Obama,…

Lauren Passell | November 12, 2012 - 12:00 pm

18 Awesome Halloween Costumes For Couples

You probably know by now — after having been through a few dozen (give or take) Halloweens — how frustrating it is to be searching for a last minute costume,…

Lauren Passell | October 21, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Wanted To Be A Quaker

When I was a little girl and my non-Quaker grandmother wanted me to pipe down, she would say, “Quaker’s Meeting has begun. No more laughing, no more fun.” I obviously…

Lauren Passell | October 19, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: 10 Reasons You Shouldn’t Turn Down A Second Date (Even If The First One Kind Of Sucked)

I was just talking to a friend about her new, amazing, best-sex-ever relationship. She said her first date with her now girlfriend was awful. They had nothing to talk about…

Lauren Passell | October 16, 2012 - 12:00 pm

10 Life-Changing Things That Happen When You Date Your Opposite

We’ve talked about “perfect boyfriend/girlfriend checklists” before, because they’re something that we pretty much all have, whether we physically write them down or not. Even an open-minded person is probably holding onto…

Lauren Passell | October 7, 2012 - 12:00 pm

11 Beds That Will Freak Out Your One-Night Stand

Your evening guest might think twice about banging you in these beds……

Lauren Passell | September 22, 2012 - 12:00 pm

10 WTF Romance Novel Book Covers

Romance novels — perhaps fun to read, but totally embarrassing to be caughtreading. Just look at these 10 completely WTF covers of popular romance titles……

Lauren Passell | July 1, 2012 - 12:00 pm

What Your Favorite Ice Cream Flavor Says About You On A Date

Butter Pecan
You’re a little old fashioned and maybe a little conservative. You’re a hard worker who is detail-oriented at work and in your social life. (And very respectful…

Lauren Passell | June 24, 2012 - 12:00 pm

The 22 Stages Of Waiting For A Very Late Date

10 Minutes Early: Why am I so early? I look like such a loser. Did I bring a book? Oh good, here’s that book I always bring to pick up dudes, Kafka’sThe Trial.

Lauren Passell | April 20, 2012 - 3:00 pm

9 Supposedly Legitimate Reasons We Cheat

Esquire is famous for running content for men written by women just how men hope women write but don’t, and this is not the first time I have thought WHAT? But…

Lauren Passell | March 30, 2012 - 2:00 pm

15 Vows For Dating A Vegetarian (And 8 Promises Vegetarians Should Make To You)

I have been a vegetarian for almost 20 years. It’s something that is just as me as being blonde or Italian or snorting when I laugh. Really, really fortunately, my boyfriend…

Lauren Passell | March 19, 2012 - 11:00 am