basic

I Can’t Even With @OMGLiterallyDead

The Instagram account @OMGLiterallyDead is pretty much the grand opus of millennial tropes — it follows Skellie, a super basic chick/skeleton. Skellie is literally dead, because she can’t even! Follow…

Claire Hannum | January 13, 2015 - 3:30 pm

“Bros Being Basic” On Instagram Will Make You Feel So #Blessed

Bros Being Basic features a slew of dudes partaking in trademark basic bitch behavior on Instagram, complete with perfectly predictable (and sarcastic) hashtags. They are totally spot on, which makes…

Claire Hannum | December 5, 2014 - 5:20 pm

Celebs Who Reclaim The “Basic” Look With Their Own Stylish Twist

It’s pretty clear that just about all of us have an inner basic bitch, whether she’s hiding deep within our heart or on display right on the sleeve of our North

Claire Hannum | November 5, 2014 - 10:30 am

I’m A Basic Bitch — And That’s OK

I have come to an astonishing revelation. I am basic. I regularly wear jeggings. I own a pair of Uggs. (I mean, I haven’t worn them since seventh grade, but…

EJ Dickson | October 19, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Basic Bitch

Here’s what I’ve realized about basic bitch: I AM ONE. We all are. The list of basic bitch characteristics is lengthy and it’s pretty much impossible not to find some…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 15, 2014 - 4:30 pm

I Just Can’t With This “Fall Boyfriends” Craigslist Ad

According to a “Rants & Raves” Craigslist personal ad, two Manhattan ladies are on a quest to find themselves a pair of fall boyfriends to replace their casual summer hook…

Claire Hannum | September 9, 2014 - 4:40 pm