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Men Love Smart Women Until They Actually Have To Talk To Them

The Cut | Posted 10.24.2016 | Women
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(Photo: Hero Images/Corbis) By Dayna Evans As the tides of history and gender change, it would be easy to assume that men -- recently unseated as t...

The Secret Clue To The Feminist Potential Of Westworld

The Cut | Posted 10.25.2016 | Women
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Westworld presents the viewer with a multitude of threads to tease out, a dozen pressing questions to search for clues in the little dissonances from week to week.

For Women, The Quest For Perfection Can Lead To Depression

The Cut | Posted 10.14.2016 | Women
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For Rebecca, perfectionism is a blessing and a curse. It has allowed her to climb to the top of her field, but it left her so miserable that in the show's pilot, she fled New York City to pursue her summer-camp ex-boyfriend in West Covina, California.

Is Kernza The Magical Grain That Will Save Us All?

Grub Street | Posted 10.07.2016 | Taste
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America's favorite fleecewear outfitter, Patagonia, has released a beer to help stop climate change.

Here's What Hillary Clinton Had To Say To A 15-Year-Old Girl Who Asked Her About Body Image

The Cut | Posted 10.26.2016 | Style
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By Gabriella Paiella Republican candidate Donald Trump's historically demeaning comments toward women, particularly those aimed at former Miss Univ...

Kim Kardashian West, Elena Ferrante, And The Right To Privacy

The Cut | Posted 10.05.2016 | Women
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Don't listen to Ferrante's outers or Kardashian's haters, who say that women who shy away from publicity are inviting exposure and women court publicity are inviting attack. Listen to women themselves when they declare how much privacy they want.

Your Zits Are Actually Keeping You Young

The Cut | Posted 10.03.2016 | Style
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Acne is a drag, but in 20 years or so, you might come to appreciate your blemish-checkered face.

This Lipstick Was Designed By A Woman Who Can See 100 Million Colors

The Cut | Posted 10.03.2016 | Style
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Being able to see 1 million colors -- as most of us can -- seems pretty great. Until you find out that there are people like Maureen Seaberg in the world who can see 100 times that.

I Accidentally Had Two Tampons In. What Should I Do?

The Cut | Posted 09.29.2016 | Healthy Living
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Yes, it's disturbing to realize you've been harboring a forgotten guest, but it's not as unhealthy as you might think.

I'm Remarried, So Why Does My Divorce Still Feel Like A Failure?

The Cut | Posted 09.23.2016 | Divorce
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No matter where you go, no matter who you meet, no matter who you even marry, once you get divorced, you don't ever stop being That Person Who Failed at Marriage.

25 Famous Women On Being Alone

The Cut | Posted 09.26.2016 | Women
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the social stigma surrounding ladies who are uncoupled by choice or by chance still runs deep. Below, 25 accomplished women -- including Shonda Rhimes and Diane Keaton -- discuss what being alone and living as single, independent women means to them.

Donald Trump's New Anti-Abortion Letter Should Terrify You

The Cut | Posted 09.21.2016 | Women
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(Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) By Rebecca Traister Today's news has been dominated by the story of the man who spent years hyping racist li...

American Men Are Pretty Happy With Their Penises

The Cut | Posted 09.16.2016 | Healthy Living
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By Jesse Singal For understandable reasons, society's conversation about body satisfaction tends to focus on women. Women, it can safely be argued, f...

The Secret To A Good Date: Have Sex First

The Cut | Posted 09.16.2016 | Women
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(Photo: Weegee(Arthur Fellig)/Getty Images) By Priscilla Pine Last summer, I found myself being led through Williamsburg by the hand, on the way to ...

Can You Blame Your Birth Control For Your Insomnia?

The Cut | Posted 09.02.2016 | Healthy Living
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Though there are some women who might find they sleep better on the pill, she says. For instance, the pill might knock out bloating or shorten their period altogether. "Some women may notice a more stable sleep pattern across the month because of taking oral contraceptives, and not having the fluctuations in the hormones, but that has not been studied."

How to Buy Maternity Clothes You Won't Hate

The Cut | Posted 09.01.2016 | Style
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By Izzy Grinspan and Diana Tsui Figuring out what to wear when you're pregnant isn't easy -- not everyone has a bomber jacket sans shirt coupled with...

Elderly Married Couple Committed to Dressing Exactly Alike

The Cut | Posted 09.01.2016 | Style
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(Photo: Courtesy of Twitter/AnthonyGargiula) By Gabriella Paiella Research already shows that long-time married couples become biologically alike, b...

Stop Trying To Make Anthony Weiner's Sexting A Political Issue

The Cut | Posted 09.01.2016 | Women
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Former New York congressman Anthony Weiner, caught sexting again, this time (actually last year) with a self-described Trump and NRA supporter who shared the full details with the always-eager New York tabloid.

9 Ways to Copy Gabby Douglas's Lipstick Color

The Cut | Posted 08.18.2016 | Style
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(Photo: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) By Chaédria LaBouvier Last Tuesday, when Gabby Douglas sailed over the uneven bars during another gold me...

For Women Runners, There's Always One Huge Concern

The Cut | Posted 08.12.2016 | Women
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I'll never know if my reaction was misplaced paranoia or if I was in real danger, but, either way, it wasn't unusual for me to feel the way I did -- women think about their safety every time they set off for a run.

Donald Trump and the Long History of White Men Claiming Fraud

The Cut | Posted 08.09.2016 | Women
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(Photo: Albin Lohr-Jones/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images) By Rebecca Traister In the first week of August, just as Hillary Clinton began ...

I Stuck Needles In My Face For Beauty, I Mean Wellness

The Cut | Posted 08.15.2016 | Style
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By Véronique Hyland There's a needle in my peripheral vision. It has to be one of the weirder sensations I've experienced, and I used to be heavil...

Is There Some Reason Millennial Women Love This Color?

The Cut | Posted 08.09.2016 | Style
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By Véronique Hyland "im in a grouptext about how everything looks like this now," MTV writer Darcie Wilder tweeted last month of the salmon shade t...

Why I Love Watching People Do Their Makeup on the Subway

The Cut | Posted 07.25.2016 | Style
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(Photo: Cornelia Schauermann/Getty Images) By Liz Krieger I had to mumble "sorry" to a woman sitting next to me on the subway today. Twice. She was...

There Were Trust Falls at the First Day of Men's Fashion Week

The Cut | Posted 07.15.2016 | Style
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Models at Uri Minkoff spring 2017. (Photo: Thomas Concordia/Getty Images) By Véronique Hyland The one thing New York Fashion Week: Men's might h...