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Hillary Doesn't Care What You Think Of Her Outfit

Salon | Posted 08.17.2012 | Women

“Would you ever ask a man that question?” Hillary Clinton gave that reply two years ago, when an interviewer in Kyrgyzstan innocently asked the se...

The Real Reason We Make Fun Of Ryan Lochte?

Salon | Posted 08.07.2012 | Women

Ryan Lochte has managed to eclipse the celebrity of his torso. Not through stunning athletic prowess, mind you, but gold-medal-worthy douchebaggery. W...

Olympics 2012: You Go, Girls!

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 09.26.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

For the first time, there are more women on the U.S. team than men. But before we pat ourselves on the back, take a look at a few instances of sexism skulking around the "you go, girl" edges.

Glenn Greenwald Moves To The Guardian

salon.com | Eric McHenry | Posted 09.18.2012 | Media

After five-and-a-half highly fulfilling years at Salon, I will be leaving to join The Guardian beginning on August 20....

Famous Dads Tell Salon What They Want Their Kids To Know

Posted 05.15.2013 | Parents

"What if [fathers] could only pass down one thing -- one book, movie, album or work of culture -- for their sons or daughters to treasure the same way...

Take a Mary Cassatt Birthday Quiz!

Posted 05.22.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American artist and early feminist Mary Cassatt. The long time friend of Edgar Degas and influential member of the Impression...

Gorgeous Gossip Revealed

Marlise Karlin | Posted 07.03.2012 | Healthy Living
Marlise Karlin

Words emanate into an energy field that surrounds us; they are like arrows and can shoot sparks of love into our hearts or daggers that remain for years, leaving scars of mistrust in our future life choices.

Sex And The Soft Bigotry Of No Expectations

Erika Christakis | Posted 06.16.2012 | Home
Erika Christakis

Did you hear the story of the sex columnist who never had an orgasm?

Make The Most Of Your Salon Visit

Ramshackle Glam by Jordan Reid | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

From Ramshackle Glam: I gave Karmela, a hairstylist at John Sahag Workshop in NYC, a ring to get her tips on how to make the most of a salon visit,...

Why You Shouldn't Judge A Hairdresser By Her Cup Size

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 05.02.2012 | Women
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

I sit in a salon chair with each one of those large breasts beside my two ears as Crystal stands behind me checking my current hair color under the light.

An Open Letter From an Indie Author to America's Independent Booksellers

Hillary Rettig | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home
Hillary Rettig

Many indie authors, as it happens, are highly entrepreneurial and professional, and many of us are managing to sell our books on Amazon and elsewhere, so why shouldn't you be able to work with us and cash in?

Men Can Be 'Cat Ladies,' Too

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 01.29.2012 | Women
Hayley Rose Horzepa

Gymboree's indiscretion last week continues to offend me. If you haven't heard about it, some moms were in an uproar because the children's outfitter ...

The Dilemma: Caring For Elderly Parents

Salon | Posted 11.28.2011 | Fifty

It has become the baby boom generation's latest and, in some ways, most agonizing life crisis: what to do when the parents who once took care of you c...

Michael Calderone

Salon CEO Calls For 'American Spring'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.26.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- David Talbot has seen Salon go through several iterations since founding the site in 1995. He was Salon’s editor-in-chief for a decade a...

Lockheed Martin's CEO Wants Your Social Security Check

Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe

Military contractors are crying crocodile tears right now about the "fragility" of their industry. But in fact that industry is flush with cash, and will do or say anything to protect the one thing they care about above all else: profit.

'How Now Waxed Brow'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.20.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Before undergoing this increasingly common masculine procedure, which women get all the time, I had, indeed, only one eyebrow.

Do Corporate Women's Groups Matter?

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 07.21.2011 | Business
Dr. Peggy Drexler

We're starting to see the term "gender fatigue." We've been talking so long about female equality in the workplace that it feels like arguing that women should have the right to vote.

Brazil's Emerging Middle Class Choose Unusual Paths To Success

csmonitor.com | Julia Michaels | Posted 07.20.2011 | Home

A paper cap corralling her long, curly hair and a white paper mask muffling the lilt of her salon gossip, Meire adjusts a neon ring of light and peers...

10 Funniest Women Writers On The Web

salon.com | Posted 07.12.2011 | Comedy

Anyone who thinks ladies aren't hilarious hasn't been online. Meet the Web's queens of comedy......

Ombre Hair Color

Clyde Elezi | Posted 07.10.2011 | New York
Clyde Elezi

Do you recall building sand castles on the beach as a toddler and how every single women used to stare at your perfectly natural ombre highlights maki...

Jason Linkins

Donald Trump Writes YET ANOTHER Letter To Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.22.2011 | Media

As you probably know by now, Donald Trump is running for (the attention one can receive by running for) President of our United States. He offers a ro...

This One's for the Guys: Check Out the Latest Men's Hair Trends From The Drawing Room New York

Clyde Elezi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Clyde Elezi

Hair has always been an important aspect of a man's image. If you're looking to stay up-to-date, here is a quick guide to age-appropriate and professional looks for men.

Brooks Pits 'Connection' vs. 'Adventure,' But Why Not Both?

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

The conservative writer/commentator David Brooks, in this New Yorker excerpt from his new book The Social Animal: A Story of Love, Character, and Achi...

Your Hairstylist Is Leaving the Salon? Say It Isn't So!

Louis Licari | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Louis Licari

Just when everything seems to be copasetic, you get that shockingly unexpected phone call or letter: Your favorite hairdresser has moved to another salon.

Start A Local Sanity Salon

Linda Buzzell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Linda Buzzell

The good news is that at this moment in time -- environmental, psychological, political, social and economic issues are converging, as the true nature of our collective challenges becomes clear.