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Age Ain’t Nothin’ But A Number: Women At Every Age

Wellllll okay. We don’t have women at every age, but we do have women from 20 to 41 — in an attempt to show the variety of ways that women…

Julie Gerstein | May 10, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Think About Food Or Sex, Get Fat Or Laid

A new study done at Dartmouth confirmed what we already knew: Focus on food and you will probably get fat, think about sex and you are more likely to get…

Ami Angelowicz | April 25, 2012 - 11:20 am

Samantha Brick Still Doesn’t Understand The Real Reason Women Don’t Like Her

Since Samantha Brick exploded (maybe imploded?) onto the scene earlier this week with her Daily Mail article on the vagaries of being a beautiful woman, she’s been making the media…

Julie Gerstein | April 6, 2012 - 12:20 pm

French Photographer Predicts Women’s Jobs Of The Future — In 1902

In 1902, photographer A. Bergertet shot a series of images imaging the bizarre jobs that women of the future might have. Women working? HOW WILD! Bergertet came up with a…

Julie Gerstein | March 9, 2012 - 2:40 pm

20 Ways To Celebrate International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! Politicians are currently busy waging war on women, but I have to say, I’ve never felt more proud to be female. We may have a rough…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 8, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Listen, Zooey Deschanel, You’re Not Weird — But These 12 Awesome Ladies Are!

I’ve been on the fence about Zooey Deschanel for some time now. Partly because she sang a ridiculously cute song with My Fantasy Boyfriend a few weeks ago, and partly…

Julie Gerstein | January 20, 2012 - 9:00 am

18 Things Women Can Do That I Just Don’t Understand

I have long suspected that I am bad at being a woman. There are things that other women can do that I am terrible at. There are days that I…

Kate Fridkis | January 18, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Even More S**t That Girls Say

Oh my God, you guys! Is that hummus? Seriously, that dog realllllllly needs some water. For real. [YouTube] …

Julie Gerstein | December 19, 2011 - 4:40 pm

11 Lady TV Characters That Don’t Make Us Want To Die Inside

We’ve already discussed how there are too few women writing for TV and movies, and how that makes it challenging to find worthwhile women to watch. Even when there are…

Julie Gerstein | November 15, 2011 - 11:00 am

The Economist Charms Us With Blatant Sexism, Misogyny

I admit, I used to subscribe to The Economist. I let the issues pile up, promising I’d get to them eventually, whenever I felt like reading pretentious, dry and humorless reading…

Julie Gerstein | November 11, 2011 - 10:40 am

Our Hormones, Our Careers

A new study done at Pennsylvania State University found that hormones may play a role in women’s carer choices. A group of 125 men and women between the ages of…

Ami Angelowicz | September 20, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Syndrome Of The Day: Midlife Mirror Angst Syndrome

Another day, another affliction that women suffer from. Today it’s Midlife Mirror Angst Syndrome which, according to a new study, is a syndrome that 90 percent of women in their…

Ami Angelowicz | April 13, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Men And Women Starting To Look More Alike

The androgynous look isn’t just a thing that popped up in the 1970s and comes back in vogue every few years. Apparently, it’s an evolutionary fact. Researchers at North Carolina…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | April 9, 2011 - 10:00 am

I Don’t Like How This Story Ends

What will become of me? Are outcast or grandmother my only options? Ack. It’s just that Path A seems so much more fun … until you hit 40. Damn that…

Ami Angelowicz | February 15, 2011 - 7:20 pm

Women Play Games: Endgames. So What?

“Endgame: the stage of a chess game after major reduction of forces; also : the final stage of some action or process.” — Merriam-Webster

I guess you could…

Susannah Breslin | January 11, 2011 - 3:00 pm

8 Famous Women & Their Most Nipple-y Moments

It’s frightfully cold outside–and you know what happens when it’s cold: nipples come popping out. Sweater weather often brings on the arrival of perky, pointy nipples, and many famous celebrity…

Julie Gerstein | December 15, 2010 - 5:30 pm

20 Things I Wish I Knew In My 20s

In two weeks, I am turning 32. My 20s are officially long gone. I was thinking the other day about what I was up to when I was 21. I…

Ami Angelowicz | December 14, 2010 - 6:30 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

A Comprehensive Chart Of Every Stereotypical Annoying Female Character

Ladies — always mucking up the important film narratives for the dudes, am I right? That’s why this extensive “female character flowchart” is so handy: You can easily figure out…

Julie Gerstein | October 12, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Poll: What Would Make You Happier Than Having A Man?

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Ami Angelowicz | October 6, 2010 - 11:10 am