Posts tagged "friendships"

9 People Who Are Not Your Friends

You don’t need this shit. …

Robyn Pennacchia | August 7, 2015 - 11:00 am

Make It Work: How To Get A Grip On Your Work-Life Balance

Working to live or living to work?

Cassie Marketos | July 22, 2015 - 12:00 pm

How To Travel In A Group Without Totally Losing Your Mind

Think about your 10 favorite friends. Now think about going on vacation with them. Sounds great, right? It can be! It can also be a roving, screaming, roiling nightmare. A…

Julie Gerstein | July 11, 2013 - 10:00 am

11 Unlikely Celebrity Duos

We can’t get over this photo of Fergie (Black Eyed Peas Fergs) shopping in Paris with Cher (as in the Cher). How did these two broads become friends, we wondered? And did…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 2, 2013 - 12:00 pm

20 Facebook Friend Dealbreakers

This past week, I unfriended an old friend from high school because he posted a really douchey comment on my Facebook page, and the whole debacle got me thinking about…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 24, 2012 - 10:00 am

9 Reasons Why Having A Roommate Is Kind Of Awesome

Roommates get a bad rap. And often, for good reason. I’ve had some seriously insane ones. There was the girl who made everyone leave their socks outside and the guy…

Ami Angelowicz | April 12, 2012 - 11:00 am

10 Unlikely Celebrity Duos

A couple of weeks ago, Kim Kardashian announced her desire to get right with God and start a Bible study group. We weren’t sure she would follow through, but it…

The Frisky | February 9, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Childhood Frenemies: The Crappy Friends We Thought Were Awesome At The Time

Having a frenemy sucks. But at least there is some sort of unspoken agreement there—that you both acknowledge the sense of competition. The other night, some friends and I were…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 17, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Things You Don’t Even Want To Tell Your BFF

Best friends talk about everything. There’s nothing you have to hide from your biffle. Dirty laundry and everything, your best friend will always be by your side.

…At least…

College Candy | July 10, 2011 - 2:30 pm

Girl Talk: Why Do Girls Slut-Shame Each Other?

There’s that scene in “Mean Girls” where Tina Fey, exasperated by the high school antics, shouts, “You’ve got to stop calling each other sluts and whores. It just makes it…

Rachel White | July 6, 2011 - 12:59 pm

What We Hate In Common

A new study found that mutual dislikes — rather than likes — help humans bond initially. “There’s something really powerful about the discovery of shared negative attitudes,” said Jennifer Bosson,…

Ami Angelowicz | April 7, 2011 - 10:20 am

Dear Wendy: “My Girlfriend Lets Her Friends Take Advantage Of Her”

I’ve been with my girlfriend for about two and a half years. The one problem I have is with my girlfriend’s friends and how they handle money. From everything I…

Wendy Atterberry | November 6, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Guy Friend Wants To Sleep With Me”

It’s time again for “Shortcuts.” For every question, I’ll give my advice in three sentences or less, because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the…

Wendy Atterberry | November 5, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Forgave My Friend For Stealing From Me

There I was in the grocery, pressing the ends of a cantaloupe and sniffing it, trying to decide if it was ripe. Across the produce section, I spotted my landlord.

Brenda Thompson | October 21, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Can’t Handle Too Much Female Energy

I am 25 years old with lots of girlfriends and a sizable collection of purses. Reunions with old pals usually involve squeals or hefty grins and, yes, cute bunnies make…

Sarah Elder | October 13, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Do You Have Strictly Platonic Cross-Sex Friends?

Can men and women be just friends? If you ask any Hollywood film producer, the answer is a resounding “no.” Hollywood’s magic formula for success seems to take seemingly platonic…

Julie Gerstein | October 1, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: Is The Computer Killing Our Close Friendships?

When it comes to my long-distance girlfriends, I know what it takes to keep those relationships tight despite the years and the miles apart: a willingness to pick up the…

Joanne Hinkel | July 29, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Love — And Prefer — Going Out By Myself

As a divorced woman in my 30s, meeting a man wasn’t always a top priority, but when I gradually started dating again, I called in my two wingwomen who were…

Tamara Lynch | July 22, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Beware: You Can Catch A Divorce From Your Friends

If you are planning on making your marriage last, steer clear of divorced people. Yes—break out your gas mask, because a new study shows that divorce is highly contagious. Researchers…

Ami Angelowicz | July 6, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Girl Talk: Why Being Called “An Opinionated Woman” Hurts

Last weekend, I was hanging out with a male friend who I’ll call Stan. Over the course of our convo, he brought up a mutual friend who writes a rather…

Chloe Angyal | June 25, 2010 - 3:00 pm