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Cosmopolitan Is Researching Political Candidates So You Don't Have To

Erin Spencer | Posted 09.09.2014 | Women
Erin Spencer

Something very exciting is happening at the number one women's glossy. For the first time Cosmopolitan is endorsing political candidates. Basically, the editors now have your back on what colors are in this fall and what names you should be checking in the voting booths next month.

How Gardner Rode an Abortion Ban to Congress

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's clear enough that personhood was one of the foundational building blocks of his climb to Congress, proving Keith Mason correct and shedding light on the short-term gain GOP candidates encounter by joining with anti-abortion activists.

When Fashion Meets National Pride: Israeli Designer Alon Livne Lands Cosmo Cover

Ravishly | Posted 09.07.2014 | Style
Ravishly

As an Israeli-American fashion journalist, I'd like to view the latest Cosmopolitan cover as a fleeting symbol of optimism and momentary sanity, a celebration of two countries I belong to now.

Warrior Women and the Work of Abigail Pesta

Ola Ojewumi | Posted 07.15.2014 | Impact
Ola Ojewumi

The written word is a vehicle for social change. The stroke of a pen can incite a call to action against unquestioned forms of injustice. For decades, journalism has been used as a medium to advance women's rights movements.

Ladies, Let 1970 Cosmo Tell You 'Things To Do With Your Hands That Men Like'

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 04.26.2014 | Women

"Frolic in his chest hairs."

Straw-Man Feminism: What Beyoncé and Miley Have in Common

Rose Courteau | Posted 06.16.2014 | Celebrity
Rose Courteau

After centuries of being objectified, our chief feminist demand, as reflected by the stars we've elevated to celebrity status, is the right to be sexy. This is, to put it bluntly, farcically sad.

LOOK: Sneak Peek At Robyn Lawley's Latest Cosmo Photo Shoot

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.30.2014 | Style

Waves ahead! It looks like Robyn Lawley is going to have the best summer ever. The 24-year-old Australian beauty teased a photo on Facebook from he...

Could You Die From Shaving Your Bikini Area?

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style

Just about everybody has had an ingrown hair at some point. But did you know that that little irritation could possibly kill you? On a HuffPost Live s...

WATCH: Mika Brzezinski Of 'Morning Joe' Takes On Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 02.09.2014 | Style

New York Fashion Week is officially underway, which means the biggest and most brilliant names in fashion have all flocked to the city to showcase the...

This Is What Cosmo For Bros Would Look Like

Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

What would Cosmo for guys look like? According to David Ingber, a writer for the magazine, something like this: Judging from the mock cover,...

Cosmo Has One Outfit It Really, Really Wants You To Wear

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

Magazines are meant to inspire us, showcasing the most of-the-moment, aspirational styles we should be wearing. Nowhere is this more apparent than...

A Plea to Cosmo Magazine, Please Call Robyn Lawley a "Model"

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style
Tony Posnanski

Robyn Lawley, who is a size 10, calls herself a "plus size" model. So you did not insult her in any way. You basically said she was a "plus size" model because everyone else does as well.

Ellie Goulding Reveals Body Image And Anxiety Issues

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 12.06.2013 | Celebrity

British songstress Ellie Goulding, 26, gets candid in Cosmo UK's January issue, in what the magazine says is one of their most revealing interviews to...

7 Completely Ridiculous 'Cosmo' Tips (NEW BOOK)

Posted 11.04.2013 | Books

The following is an abridged excerpt from "The De-Textbook: The Stuff You Didn't Know About the Stuff You Thought You Knew" [Plume Books, $23.00]. The...

Some Like It Hot (Yoga)

Fatima Bhojani | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Fatima Bhojani

We spend the next five minutes in savasna, also referred as the corpse pose, by the more sombre amongst us. In other domains, I call it the "honey-I'm-too-tired-tonight" pose.

MAJOR Black Fashion Hires!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.31.2013 | Black Voices

In case you missed it... Excited to welcome our new fashion market director Shiona Turini. Follow her @shionat! http://t.co/htCGms6Dnb via @Fashion...

A New Direction For 'Cosmo?'

Posted 06.20.2013 | Women

If editor-in-chief Joanna Coles has her way, Cosmo will soon be known for more than sometimes questionable sex advice. Politico reports that Coles ...

LOOK: If Cosmo Did An 'Inner Beauty' Issue

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 05.17.2013 | Women

What if Cosmopolitan dedicated an issue to inner beauty? Nathan Yaffe designed a parody cover, published this week on College Humor, imagining exac...

Criminally Creepy Landlord Thwarted By Cosmopolitan Magazine

Posted 04.17.2013 | DC

A peeping Tom with a law degree and advanced degrees from Harvard and MIT has pleaded guilty to secretly taping his female tenants having sex. His spy...

12 Titles For Cosmo's New E-Book Series

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 12.07.2012 | Women

Erotic novels and Cosmopolitan seem like two peas in a pod. So the fact that Harlequin, best known for its bodice-rippers, is teaming up with Cosmo, a...

PHOTOS: Happy Birthday, Tyra Banks!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.04.2012 | Black Voices

You need a smokin' hot celeb to pull off coverlines like "Epic Orgasms" and "Extra Sexy," which is percisely why Cosmopolitan South Africa tapped Tyra...

New Editor at Cosmopolitan

AP | Posted 11.04.2012 | Media

NEW YORK — Women's magazine Cosmopolitan on Tuesday named Marie Claire chief Joanna Coles as editor-in-chief of its U.S. edition, as Kate White ...

On the Passing of the Real Cosmo Girl

Catherine Clinch | Posted 10.16.2012 | Women
Catherine Clinch

If I had to pick out one year from my childhood that most stands out in memory, it would be 1964 -- the year my mother introduced me to Sex and The Single Girl.

Helen Gurley B. and Me

Steven Nereo | Posted 10.15.2012 | Media
Steven Nereo

If there is a straight and sometimes-high-five-throwing male out there who can claim more influence on their life from Helen Gurley Brown, I'd love to meet him. Until then I'm proclaiming myself as her absolute number one fan.

'Sex And The Single Girl' Author Talks Marriage

Posted 08.14.2012 | Weddings

Helen Gurley Brown, former editor of Cosmopolitan magazine for 32 years, died on Monday at the age of 90. Gurley Brown, author of "Sex and the Sin...