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How To Be Less Outraged

Last year, my New Year’s resolution was to be less outraged. Here’s some of my best advice from the experience of achieving that resolution.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 10, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Check Your Vibes: How To Get Real About Anger

I have a short temper when faced with minor annoyances, but when it comes to big-picture problems like a major loss, betrayal, or simply having some seriously bad luck, I tend to…

Claire Hannum | July 20, 2015 - 12:20 pm

Vice Week: On Wrath

Here are some things that make me irrationally spitting mad: People walking down the street that don’t obey the unspoken laws of the sidewalk, the inefficiency of the MTA and…

Megan Reynolds | April 21, 2015 - 9:00 am

Frisky Rant: There’s A Difference Between Being Critical And Being “Too Angry” — Trust Me, I Know

Some of the feedback I get online is that I’m “too angry.” When people tell me I’m “too angry” in my writing, my immediate thought is somewhere along the lines…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 26, 2015 - 12:00 pm

5 Everyday Things That Drive Us Nuts (For No Reason)

We all have pet peeves. We all have rage triggers. For some people, it’s loud chewing. For others, it’s people who point when they talk. But sometimes, even though our hearts…

Cracked | May 4, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Going Back To Therapy To Deal With My Anger

Last week, my mom and I were on one of our regular “dates,” headed to see the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at Discovery Times Square. Times Square is definitely an…

Annika Harris | March 12, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Finding The Good In Goodbye

About a month ago I was standing in a sandwich shop near my office and my mind went to the place it usually does, which is wondering what I would…

Jessica Wakeman | August 25, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Why Am I Such A Jerk To My Husband?

While discussing my New Year’s resolutions, I flippantly threw out that I was going to try to be less of a sarcastic jerk when talking to my husband — you…

The Stir | January 12, 2011 - 7:45 pm

In Praise Of Angry Sex

Mostly, I’m a girl who mopes when she’s upset. I’m not intending to be passive-aggressive: I simply turn inwards when I feel disappointed, sad or hurt. Like many women, none…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Ridiculously Hard To Date

If you ever met me, you’d probably think I’m a bitch. I wouldn’t argue. I like to yell and complain, and I never hesitate to tell someone if I don’t…

Nikki Dowling | June 17, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Are You A Rage-aholic?

Last week, I was in line at the grocery store. I had just finished a hardcore workout at the gym and was starving, so I popped in to pick up…

Ami Angelowicz | October 6, 2009 - 2:40 pm

When Will I Stop Being Angry?

So, it’s been a year since I got dumped. Frankly, I would not blame any of you for being at the point of thinking – if not saying – “Why…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 14, 2009 - 5:00 pm