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Psych! The Outrageous Shopping Adventure of a Modern Valley Girl

Lisa Gastaldo | Posted 08.24.2016 | Comedy
Lisa Gastaldo

Staring at the Gap Kids-clad child, I pondered what will be his shopping community. Will it be valley, or carny, or some new society? Perhaps it will be a hub of vending machines devoid of all human contact. A wave of chocolate-chip.

Shopping In College Versus Shopping In Real Life

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 05.15.2015 | Style

College students live the good life. Part of that life, aside from being able to party four nights a week with no physical repercussions (also known a...

Retail Chatter #9

June Haynes | Posted 05.12.2016 | Business
June Haynes

It has been months since my last article. The absence was due in part to my preparation of a speaking engagement at the Luxury Lab conference last month in São Paulo, Brazil.

Alexander C. Kaufman

The Way We Shop Has Completely Transformed In The Last 10 Years. Here's Why. | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.11.2015 | Business

In 2005, shopping malls reigned supreme. There were a handful of online-only retailers, but they were nascent, at best. A lot has changed over the ...

Philippines' Shallow Capitalism: Westernization Without Prosperity

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 04.29.2016 | Business
Richard Javad Heydarian

The Philippines, shaped by its colonial legacy, has emulated Western lifestyles and urban architectures It is time for the Filipino elite to rediscover the true meaning of modernity, democracy, and progress. And for the wider population to fight for genuine prosperity.

12 Reasons We Can't Imagine A World Without Shopping Malls

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 01.09.2015 | Style

In case you haven't heard, shopping malls are on the decline. We live in a world where you can buy virtually anything you might want from the comfo...

Jillian Berman

Why I'm Mourning The Death Of A Mall | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.05.2015 | Business

The mall that played an outsize role in my adolescence is now a ghost town. I didn’t really believe that malls were going extinct until I saw my ...

Here Are Shopping Malls In All Their '80s Glory

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.07.2014 | Arts

Although malls may seem like an aspect of our culture that hasn't changed much, a look at photographer Michael Galinsky's mall photos from the late '8...

10 Reasons You Should Never Step Foot In A Shopping Mall

Renee Fisher | Posted 07.03.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

There are many reasons to avoid a shopping mall. Here are just 10 of them.

10 Reasons Why We Hate Shopping Malls

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques and Dana Oliver | Posted 06.25.2013 | Style

Don't get us wrong, we love finding a great fashion deal just as much as the next girl, and we completely understand that shopping malls offer the bes...

PHOTOS: Our 14 Favorite Things About Malls

Posted 06.11.2013 | Style

We editors at HuffPost Style may have relocated to the big city to pursue our glamorous dreams at breakneck speed, but there's one thing we miss about...

Why Shopping Gives Us Anxiety

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.19.2013 | Style

Shopping can be totally cathartic. Whether you're just browsing or in need of an entirely new wardrobe, perusing those racks can be the most exciting ...

Shopping For Clothes With A New Teen

Lisa Belkin | Posted 04.21.2013 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

I would swoop in and guide my whip smart, beautiful niece a few steps further along the path toward proud, self-actualized womanhood. Not only that, it would be fun. I had no idea what I was in for.

Death by Cheesecake: A Day at the Mall

Nancy Colier | Posted 08.20.2012 | New York
Nancy Colier

Excess and emptiness, the perfect American submarine. These sparkly spaces are designed to pump us up, make us feel more alive, and yet the lived experience is one of enervation and death.

Alice Hines

Shopping Malls Aren't Dead for the One Percent | Alice Hines | Posted 02.13.2012 | Business

In a still-ailing economy, shopping centers are the latest incarnations of the widening wealth gap. Indeed, go to a luxury mall owned by Taubman C...

The Death of an American Tradition

Vivian Weng | Posted 04.07.2012 | Business
Vivian Weng

It's no secret that the relevancy of the American shopping mall has plummeted with the rise of e-commerce, but the question still remains: What will happen to the vacant shells that previously housed America's most beloved stores?

Out and About This Summer

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

When stepping out this summer, whether for business or pleasure, observing the rules of good behavior will always make your day or evening go more smoothly.

Will Barnes And Noble Closings Leave Landlords In The Cold? | DON JACOBSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As a "bricks-and-mortar" business in a bookselling world that's rapidly adopting digital downloads, fears are creeping in that a new Barnes & Noble ow...

America as a Shopping Mall? U.S. Cultural Diplomacy in the Age of Obama

John Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Brown

During the first year of the Obama administration, expectations that cultural diplomacy would become a governmental priority were not met, despite the fact that the President made "cultural" references in his speeches overseas.

Losing that Mall State of Mind

Jane Minogue | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jane Minogue

The recession hit us at the end of 2007 and it's been a long time since I've shopped at my local mall.

Paul Blart: Mall Cop. More Real Than Reviewers

Douglas MacKinnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Douglas MacKinnon

How dare we derive pleasure from a movie that elitist reviewers writing for a minute collection of fellow elitists have deemed prosaic, unimaginative, and beneath them.