Posts tagged "women"

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

Women In The Workplace Just Keep Mucking It Up

We ladies are just all butterfingers in the workplace! Thankfully, Citi has created a helpful list of things we women are doing wrong in the office. Transgressions include: “being naive,”

Julie Gerstein | September 10, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Why Are So Many Afghan Women Killing Themselves?

More bad news out of the Middle East: Fresh off Time magazine’s cover story on the state of Afghanistan (with accompanying extremely disturbing cover photo), a new report from Afghanistan’s…

Julie Gerstein | August 11, 2010 - 4:20 pm

No Children Is The New Motherhood

According to a new study, way fewer women are having kids these days. The percentage of American women in their 40s who have never popped one out is up to…

Ami Angelowicz | June 25, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Women Spend How Much Time Shopping?

I love a good fashion study. Though I certainly don’t understand math, if the numbers and percentages relate to style, I’ll mull over the figures for quite some time. So…

Bianca Posterli | April 9, 2010 - 11:50 am

Can Maxi Skirts Ever Work For Short Women?

As an individual who is faced with the dilemma of being vertically challenged — I’m super short, 5’1″ to be exact — certain fashion trends just don’t work for me.

Bianca Posterli | April 5, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Let’s Hear It For The Ladies!

For seemingly inexplicable reasons, the fashion industry has always been a bit of a boy’s club, despite the fact that women are the main consumers. But Sarah Mower of the…

Bianca Posterli | October 28, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Why Are Women More Into God Than Men?

This is interesting: a new study done by Trinity College confirmed that more women than men believe in God. In a survey of Americans who claim to be unaffiliated with…

Ami Angelowicz | October 16, 2009 - 11:30 am

Are You A Rage-aholic?

Last week, I was in line at the grocery store. I had just finished a hardcore workout at the gym and was starving, so I popped in to pick up…

Ami Angelowicz | October 6, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Do Women Prefer Doin’ It While Drunk?

Who hasn’t had a drink or two before hopping in the sack? I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve been guilty. I mean sex—especially with a new person—can be…

Ami Angelowicz | September 24, 2009 - 5:30 pm