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5 Types Of Love Americans Can't Name

Katy Hall | Posted 02.11.2013 | Books

Last year, the Oxford Dictionary Online added a bunch of popular words including lolz, ridic and vajazzle, but there are still some feelings and exper...

'It Felt As Awkward As It Looks'

Posted 02.12.2013 | TV

Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 2, Episode 6 of HBO's "Girls," titled "One Man's Trash." Patrick Wilson guest-starred on this ...

Aziz Ansari Wants In On The 'Girls' Action

Vulture | Posted 04.13.2013 | TV

Now that Donald Glover has appeared on "Girls, "helping Lena Dunham answer criticism about the lack of people of color on the show, surely that opens ...

'Girls' Recap: Bonding With Boys Over Trash

Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.10.2013 | TV
Leigh Weingus

I dearly missed the presence of Marnie, Jessa and Soshanna on this week's episode of "Girls." This is partially due to the balance and wit their characters provide in the midst of sad and ridiculous plot lines, but also because Hannah has officially hit a big fat zero on the togetherness scale.

The Quote That Will Forever Haunt 'Girls'

Posted 02.10.2013 | TV

Is Lena Dunham the "voice of a generation"? Although Hannah was high on opium when she uttered that famous line in Season 1 of "Girls," it became ...

What Doesn't Make Sense About 'Girls'

Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.08.2013 | TV
Leigh Weingus

But four episodes into Season 2 of "Girls," a few questions about the logistics of Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna's lives have come to my attention, and they're not even sex or drug-related.

The Music Of 'Girls' Is Topping 'Glee'

Posted 02.08.2013 | TV

Sorry, New Directions: "Girls" is moving in on the TV music scene. Though "Glee" was once known for easily landing spots in the Top 100 on a weekl...

WATCH: Patrick Wilson Makes His 'Girls' Debut

Posted 02.08.2013 | TV

Although things didn't work out with Adam (Adam Driver), Sandy (Donald Glover) or even Laird (Jon Glaser), "Girls" leading lady Hannah (Lena Dunham) i...

What Do Girls Wish Other Girls Knew?

Quora | Posted 04.08.2013 | Women

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Emilya Burd, Thinker Don't compete with your girlfriends for guys -- it's not wort...

Lena Dunham Would Kill Off Shoshanna On 'Girls'

Posted 02.07.2013 | TV

"Girls" without Soshanna? Lena Dunham isn't entirely opposed to it. In a recent interview, "Girls" series creator Dunham said that if she absolute...

5 'Crimes' Perpetrated Against Women in Rock Music

Sheila Moeschen | Posted 04.08.2013 | Women
Sheila Moeschen

We know the "sad tale" of "Runaround Sue," but what about her side of the story? Maybe Sue just wasn't that into you, maybe she had her eye on Mustang Sally the entire time, or maybe, just maybe, she was sick of being your little, baby candy girl angel with the luscious peaches.

My Hope for 2030: A World Without Child Marriage

Impatient Optimists | Posted 04.08.2013 | World
Impatient Optimists

The harmful effects of child marriage are not limited to the girls themselves. When a girl is married, she is deprived of the opportunities -- educational, social and economic -- that would allow her to help lift her family and her community out of poverty.

Alex Moaba

Alex Karpovsky's Living Situation Mirrored His 'Girls' Character's | Alex Moaba | Posted 02.05.2013 | TV

The gradual, uneasy evolution of Ray and Shoshannah's relationship has been the emotional foil of the coke-fueled dance parties and bizarre doll three...

My Hope for 2030: Building a Vision for Women and Girls

Melinda Gates | Posted 04.06.2013 | Impact
Melinda Gates

Today, global leaders are starting to think about what the next set of development goals should look like. To help illustrate our collective potential, I thought it would be interesting to share different hopes and visions for women and girls by 2030.

'Girls' Star Jemima Kirke 'Cringes' Over What Dunham Writes For Her

Posted 02.04.2013 | TV

Mixing friends and work is tricky, especially when your art form is compromised. Just ask "Girls" star Jemima Kirke. In an interview with Vulture,...

What I Want My Daughter To Know About Fashion

Lyz Lenz | Posted 04.06.2013 | Parents
Lyz Lenz

I want my daughter to know what has taken me a long time to learn: No amount of ruching can hide the insecurities, double chin and cellulite that you are afraid to flaunt.

Coming Out of the Locker Room Ghetto

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar | Posted 04.06.2013 | Celebrity
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Sorry, sports fans, but it's true. After all these years, I'm ready to admit the truth: I do have many interests other than sports.

It Was The Best Of 'Girls,' It Was The Worst Of 'Girls'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 02.03.2013 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Episode 3 contained some of my least favorite "Girls" moments ever. In that installment, Booth Jonathan locked Marnie in a box and isn't "Girls" tacitly endorsing Booth's behavior by showing how well it worked out for him?

Girls Episode 4: "We're All Adults Here"

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 03.31.2013 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

"I don't know what the next year of my life is going to be like at all ... sometimes I just wish someone should tell me ... this is how the rest of your life should look."

'Girls' Recap: When You Realize Your Boyfriend Lives With You ...

Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.02.2013 | TV
Leigh Weingus

This week's episode of "Girls" saw explosive arguments, breaking glass, and life-changing discoveries. Butt plugs were discussed, lovers faced adversity, and heroin addictions were revealed. And it all happened in a 30-minute span on HBO!

'Girls' Star Debuts Boob Window Dress

Posted 02.03.2013 | Style

Sideboob is so 2012. Boob window, as we're coining it, is the next frontier. At least according to "Girls" star Zosia Mamet, who showed up on "Lat...

Laurie Simmons, Lena Dunham's Mom, on Watching Her Daughter's Nude Scenes, the New Family Puppy, and How Lena Didn't Used to Be Funny

Vanity Fair | Posted 04.03.2013 | Celebrity
Vanity Fair

by Bennett Marcus, Vanity Fair Lena Dunham (L) and Laurie Simmons attend HBO's Girls season two premiere at New York University's Skirball Center; p...

Girls Just Wants to Have (White) Fun

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar | Posted 01.31.2013 | TV
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Girls wants to tell us something important about twentysomething females of the 21st Century. And, as the elders of our society, we should always be listening to those new voices crying out. But what are they telling us?

White Girls

Emmett Rensin | Posted 04.02.2013 | TV
Emmett Rensin

Despite being the first true Millennial foray into mainstream TV culture, Lena Dunham's hit HBO series seems to have won over the establishment without much of a fight. {Old Generation} loves Girls. {New Generation} -- not so much.

Get Ready For Another Lena Dunham Show?

Posted 01.31.2013 | TV

Lena Dunham is taking over HBO. According to Deadline, "Girls" creator Lena Dunham is teaming up with her co-showrunner Jenni Konner to produce an...