Posts tagged "infographic"

Infographic: What It Takes To Get An Abortion In The U.S.

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The feminist activist group Third Wave Foundation put together this incredibly informative infographic depicting what it takes for a woman to obtain an abortion in the United States. The graphic calls attention to “the barriers … that are overshadowed in current debates,” particularly those affecting low-income women who…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 14, 2011

Flowchart: Is It Okay To Tweet That Dick Pic?

Appropriately simple and to the point. [GOOD]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 10, 2011

Affliction By Birth Month

New research found that birth month is linked to life-span and a predisposition toward certain health issues. Clearly, the best months to have babies are September, October, and November, coincidentally the best months to eat oysters. As a December baby, so far I’ve avoided Chrohn’s Crohn’s disease and schizophrenia (although my mental health was questionable…

By: Ami Angelowicz / June 10, 2011

Are You Wearing A Dress? Are You Sure?

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How many times have you seen a garment at the store and wondered, Is that supposed to be worn as a shirt or a dress? And how many times have you seen a woman come to the wrong conclusion? This helpful flowchart should give you a leg u…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 30, 2011

Yoga Poses That Are Easy To Memorize

I have been an on/off yoga practitioner for a number of years yet I’ve never been able to remember the majority of the traditional names for the poses, er, asanas. No matter. From now, I’m using this handy chart when referencing my favorite yoga poses in conversation. For example: “You know, I love to do…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 23, 2011

Personality By Toilet Paper Orientation

You can tell a lot about a person by the way they position their toilet paper. I am an “over,” which just so happens to be the preferred toilet paper orientation. “Likes to take charge, over-achiever, stays organized.” Toilet paper orientation analysis, you got me. Click here for larger image. [CNet]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / May 12, 2011

Flowchart: Should You Pay Attention To The Royal Wedding?

We hope that clears things up. [Good]…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 28, 2011

Rough Or Gentle: How Does Your Date Like It?

This helpful guide, created with data from OK Cupid user profiles, breaks down male/ female sex styles by keywords. This should come in very handy when searching for an online date who is CYNICAL like me. Check out some more informative OK Cupid sex charts here. [OK Cupid]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 20, 2011

The Elusive Facebook Poke, Decoded

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Finally, my least favorite form of electronic communication has been demystified. I never understood the point of “poking” on Facebook. If you want to talk to me, why not just send me a message or write on my wall? It seems like a whole lot of trouble for nothing,…

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 14, 2011

It’s Time To Play March Beard Madness!

I can’t get into March Madness because I don’t give a flying fudge about college basketball, but I am obsessed with male facial hair. Clean-shaven just isn’t for me. My only qualm with this otherwise awesome bracket pitting famous bearded dudes against each other — where the hell is Paul Bunyan?! [Thought Balloon Helium via…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 14, 2011

Infographic: What Your Hosiery Says About You

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Hosiery used to be something many women hated having to wear to the office, when nude pantyhose were the primary option. But now tights in every color, pattern, and texture imaginable are both trendy and readily available, and wearing them no longer seems like a chore. (Unless, of course,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 22, 2011

Pick Your Cupid!

Happy Valentine’s Day! Which of designer Ji Lee’s cupids best suits you? [NY Times]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 14, 2011

Beer Drinkers More Likely To Have Sex On A First Date

I recently canceled my OK Cupid account for the millionth time because I was sick of going out on dates with guys who weren’t actually interested in dating. But I’m happy the site exists if only because the data they release is so random and fascinating. For example, the site found that people whose taste…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 8, 2011

Infographic: This Is How We Rank The Gifts Guys Give On Valentine’s Day

Fellas! Valentine’s Day is less than a week away — how ya holdin’ up? Have you figured out what to get your special lady (if you have one, that is)? No? Hmm. Not to put to even more pressure on you, but seriously, you really don’t want to f**k this up. Valentine’s Day is the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 8, 2011

What To Bring On Your Next Trip To A Hooker

You can leave those extra panties at home, but don’t forget to bring small bills lest your hooker should consider you an idiot. Oh, and if you are buying “it” in the Bronx, a mandatory shot comes with most sex acts. To find out more riveting facts about the sex worker industry, like how much…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 4, 2011

Flowchart: What Comment Should You Leave On Facebook?

When someone you’re Facebook friends with announces they’re expecting via the social networking site, what’s the appropriate way to respond? College Humor helps out with this handy flowchart. See the full infographic after the jump! [College Humor]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 3, 2011

Simple Math: Friendship + Lust = Love

How true this is … boys, take note. [Afternoon Snooze Button]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 26, 2011

What Does Your State Suck At?

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We each have our own individual strengths and our weaknesses, and the same could be said about the states that make up our great nation. It turns out that each state has something that they are the absolute worst at in comparison to all the others — here they are,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 24, 2011

What Your Bad Fashion Choices Are Really Saying

Apparently, when I just walked to the deli to pick up a Diet Coke (the only one I’ve had all day, as I am trying to kick the habit), my outfit — which includes striped leggings tucked into Uggs — communicated to my doorman that I’m a trendy and spendy slut who forgot to put…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 11, 2011

A Somewhat Arbitrary & Judgmental Graph Depicting The Year In Star Couplings

I always thought that the holidays were when couples are most likely to break up, but Hollywood did its best this year to prove that theory wrong. I’ve seriously lost track of how many celebrity couples got engaged over the holiday weekend — Natalie and that hot guy! Reese and that agent! LeAnn and that…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 29, 2010
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