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What happens when you tell someone they’re beautiful? As 18-year-old Shea Glover discovered, all kinds of different things. As a high school senior in Chicago, Glover was playing around with her new camera, taking photos of people she found beautiful, when she realized their reactions to being called beautiful were “actually pretty interesting,” she explains,… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Look, I’m not going to deny how great it can feel when a man tells a woman she’s beautiful (or any word that’s like “beautiful,” for that matter) — especially if it’s someone she’s equally attracted to/interested in/likes/loves/respects/cares for. As for being told her body’s hot by someone she’s just met? Well, let’s just say… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Christina Hendricks’ advice for men in the May issue of Esquire is overflowing with juicy gems — hell, her argument that men should use the word “panties” more because it’s “sexy,” “girlie,” and “naughty” even won me over. (Just don’t try and bring back “moist,” Miss Holloway.) Another quote had me thinking that maybe she’d… READ MORE »


Style

Most of us have a love-hate relationship with lady mags, but art activist Lillian Hsu stands defiantly in the “anti-” camp. She’s flinging spitballs at the glossies that exist to tell you to count calories with magazine-sized posters that read “Beautiful Just The Way You Are.” She’s suggesting other activists print out her posters and… READ MORE »