Posts tagged "narcissism"

Check Out The Video For Meghan Trainor’s Narcissist Anthem, “Dear Future Husband!” (Or Don’t)

Maybe Meghan Trainor can come over in her PVC maid outfit and scrub the puke off my floors?
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 16, 2015

Mike Brown’s Family Will File A Civil Suit Against The City Of Ferguson

Ferguson shooting victim Mike Brown’s family will be filing a civil suit against the City of Ferguson and Officer Darren Wilson.
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 5, 2015

4 Ways To Spot A Narcissist Before He Becomes Your Boyfriend

A cute guy walks up to you in a bar. He's totally full of himself, but makes you laugh as he flexes his muscles while telling you he's the best. This guy is a narcissist, right? Not necessarily.
By: Carolyn Castiglia / June 9, 2014

Surprise! The #1 Word Used To Describe Snapchat By College Students Is “Narcissistic”

A new survey found that only 2 percent of college students sext via Snapchat, shocking middle-class baby boomers who thought they knew everything about "kids these days." Sumpto, an online marketing company, has found that 37 percent of students use it for "creativity," whatever that means. Making festive doodles with its Microsoft Paint-esque tool, maybe?
By: Claire Hannum / February 27, 2014

Charlize Theron Talks Narcissism, Beauty & Self-Worth

God, I love Charlize Theron. She hit up "The Colbert Report" last night and gives as good as she gets. There's the usual movie promotion blah-blah-blah about "Snow White and the Huntsman," but she and Stephen also took the conversation to an interesting place while discussing beauty and narcissism. "I don't think narcissists are just…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 30, 2012

If Dating A Narcissist Never Bothered You Before, Maybe It Will Now

Believing that you're better than others can be good when you're modest about it and don't get carried away. An abundance of self-confidence can help you stand firm against criticism and lead you to success. Yet, just like anything else, narcissism is only good in moderation. People who are completely narcissistic and totally obsessed with…
By: Carli Alexa Blau / July 30, 2010

Dealbreaker: He Hated My Clothes

I am newly single (again). After a fun, but exhausting, up-and-down five months, my boyfriend-ish-person and I broke up this week. I'm sad about it -- I really did fall for him and had so much fun with him. But I'm also a little relieved. The drama was wearing thin. Plus, he hated my clothes.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 29, 2010

30 Signs He Might Be A Secret Egomaniac

We've already armed you with a checklist of traits that might indicate that your boyfriend is a loser or majorly annoying, but what about that oh-so-common creature, The Egomaniac? Here are 30 signs you might be dating the ultimate narcissist in disguise.
By: The Frisky / January 20, 2010

Is Ego-itis Really That Bad?

I just finished reading yet another article about women and our ever-expanding egos. According to a new study by leading psychologists, we women are more egocentric and narcissistic than ever before. The symptoms of this dastardly “ego-itis”? Huge expectations of ourselves and others, a belief that we are the center of the universe,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 15, 2009

Mom’s Narcissism Could Be Ruining Your Love Life

I was raised in a household that revolved around my mother. She was a narcissist, someone who, according to Wendy Behary, director of the Cognitive Therapy Center of New Jersey and author of Disarming the Narcissist: Surviving and Thriving with the Self-Absorbed is "often self-absorbed and preoccupied with a need to achieve the perfect image…
By: YourTango.com / August 23, 2009

Is The “Narcissism Epidemic” Making Women Unhappy?

A recent study shows that women are more unhappy than ever before. Over the past 50 years, mental disorders have risen significantly in women, while reported rates of “subjective well-being” have dropped dramatically. This would suggest that our mothers or grandmothers – those “oppressed housewives” that hadn’t yet reaped the benefit…
By: Carrie Wasterlain / July 27, 2009

Calling Sarah Palin A “Narcissist” Isn’t The Most Original Insult In The Book

Between her double-digit ethics complaints, her unpredictable behavior, and actually, her behavior in general, we're not the biggest Sarah Palin fans around. But this week's New York magazine really made us think about how gleeful we'd felt when we read in Vanity Fair that some people believe her to be a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 15, 2009

Is Narcissism Keeping You Single?

It's no secret that people are getting married later these days than in previous generations, and in this culture of hook-ups and "modern female dating anxiety," we're at no loss for theories that explain why. Some people say today's twentysomethings are delaying marriage to focus on careers and build close friendshi…
By: Wendy Atterberry / June 10, 2009

The Perfect Mirror For Your Favorite Narcissist

A recent study shows there's a narcissism "epidemic" spreading among college-age women. Apparently, ladies of generation "me" are three times more likely to think they're "special" than those of previous generations. In honor of all that ego going around, here are four cool mirrors for our self-centered sisters (and you know…
By: Robyn Moreno / May 9, 2009

Quickies!: Lindsay Lohan Is Broke, The Name Of M.I.A.’s Baby Revealed

Lindsay Lohan is completely broke. We're talking maxing out credit cards to pay for tampons broke. No wonder she's staying with Sam Ronson. [DListed] Tara Reid jacked Mariah Carey for her butterfly wardrobe, and it looks like Tara's stint in rehab worked. [Popbytes] Did you know there are alternatives to maxi…
By: Annika Harris / March 23, 2009

Nine Signs That You’re Dating A Narcissist

Ever since John Edwards explained away his affair with Rielle Hunter, saying, "I started to believe that I was special and became increasing egocentric", we've been thinking about how it is just SUCH a dealbreaker to date a guy who's a narcissist. After all, who wants to end up in a bitter divorce battle like…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 29, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Pink Bark, Menstrual Emails, And Narcissistic Men

Pine bark extract supposedly reduces menstrual pain. [Medical News Today]…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 19, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Hot Royalty, Paris Hilton’s Tinkberbell, And Carrie Bradshaw

Forbes named the 20 Hottest Young Royals. Hopefully, the numbers don't mean anything, because Prince William is number one. [Forbes]…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 30, 2008