Iman Hariri-Kia

Iman is a New York City based writer, musician, and Elite Daily's Associate Dating Editor. Her work has been featured in the Huffington Post, Bustle, and Teen Vogue. You can often find her writing and performing sad songs about those who wronged her in Middle School, and laughing at her own jokes. @Imanharirikia

Karlie Kloss Says She’s Marrying Josh Kushner Despite “Complications” From His Trump Ties & That’s Love

ByIman Hariri-Kia
You know how the saying goes: You can't pick your family! It's been two months since Karlie Kloss publicly announced her engagement to businessman Josh Kushner (AKA White House Innovations Director Jared Kushner's brother), in a romantic Instagram…

Alec Baldwin’s Marriage Advice For Niece Hailey Baldwin & Justin Bieber Is So Important

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Young couples getting engaged after a short period of courting appears to have become the new norm in 2018. First, we witnessed Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande's speedy two-weeks-in proposal, followed by the briefly reunited Hailey Baldwin and…

My Roommate Caught Me Touching Myself & This Is What It Taught Me

ByIman Hariri-Kia
There is nothing more uncomfortable than being caught masturbating — especially by your college roommate. Personally, I've never been one to shy away from the subject of masturbation. I did, however, grow up listening to groups of boys audaciously…

Logic Made A Major Statement About Immigration With His Powerful VMAs Performance

ByIman Hariri-Kia
One year after his stunning performance of the hit single "1-800-273-8255," our ears were once again blessed by another VMAs performance from Logic — except this time, he performed his new song “One Day” with Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic. When he took…

Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Skipped The VMAs, But We Should've Seen That Coming

ByIman Hariri-Kia
He may have been a nominee for the Song of the Summer Award, but even that wasn't enough to draw him into his VMAs seat — yep, Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are not at the 2018 VMAs. On one hand, this isn't necessarily surprising information,…

Lil Xan & Noah Cyrus Both Lost This VMA, But They Still Showered The Carpet With PDA

ByIman Hariri-Kia
You know what they say: All is fair in love and war. Luckily, if tonight is indeed a battlefield, these two have both won big. The photos of Lil Xan and Noah Cyrus at the 2018 VMAs prove that despite neither artist taking home a VMA, their love…

This Tiny Detail On Pete Davidson's VMAs Outfit Shows His True Love For Ariana Grande

ByIman Hariri-Kia
A lot of big things are happening on the 2018 VMAs red carpet, but sometimes, it's the little things that count — like Pete Davidson's "AGD" Bracelet at the 2018 VMAs. In this specific instance, wearing Ariana Grande's initials around his wrist is a…

Here's What Mac Miller's Doing Instead Of Attending This Year's VMAs

ByIman Hariri-Kia
While there have been many star-studded appearances on the VMAs red carpet, one notable familiar face is indeed missing: After posting a "morning stroll in LA" picture to Instagram, it's confirmed that Mac Miller isn't at the 2018 VMAs — and I might…

Here's Where Queefs Come From & Why You Should Never Be Ashamed To Let One Rip

ByIman Hariri-Kia
The memory is cemented into my brain. I'm in a dark, candle-lit room that reeks of lavender and sweaty sports bras. My body is contorted into a bridge pose, and I'm surrounded by fellow pseudo-yogis wrapping up their final flows. I close my eyes,…

The Sneaky Way Kristen Bell Impressed Dax Shepard When They Started Dating

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are one of Hollywood's favorite couples: the two comedians have never shied away from being publicly affectionate, making each other, along with rest of America, literally LOL. But how did Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard…

How To Tell If Your Latest Match Isn't Going To Ask You Out — Despite Swiping Right

ByIman Hariri-Kia
There's nothing quite as thrilling as recognizing that initial spark with a potential match. A hint of charisma, a pinch of sarcasm that doesn't come across cynical, and couple tasteful memes later, a connection has formed. The chemistry is…

Camila Mendes & Victor Houston Deleted Their Insta Pics Together & We Have Questions

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Has this newbie couple already broken up? TBH, we're not sure — Elite Daily has reached out to a representative from their teams for comment. But it sure didn't take long for Camila Mendes & Victor Houston to delete their Instagram pics together.…

If You're Not Spending Enough QT With Your SO, Here's How To Fix It

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Is it just me, or does time begin to move at an accelerated rate as soon as you hit 18? Summers used to feel like they lasted ages, and birthdays once took forever to come around. Time is a tricky beast — it truly has a way of getting away from us.…

Here's How Old Each Zodiac Sign Will Be If, & When, They Marry

ByIman Hariri-Kia
There's an old gendered trope that's been passed down between generations that I absolutely despise: the idea that every little girl spends her whole life dreaming of the perfect wedding, vision-boarding every little detail. This stereotype…

This Is How Mila Kunis Knew Ashton Kutcher Was The One & It's Literally A Rom-Com

ByIman Hariri-Kia
You know the fairytales you were read growing up? The plots of the Disney movies you watched, where falling in love is portrayed as an end-all-be-all, and miraculously occurs the moment the two protagonists set on eyes on each other? That is so…

Gina Rodriguez Is Rocking A Diamond Ring On That Finger & OMG, I'm Shooketh

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Hold onto your drinks, ladies and gentlemen. The rumor mill started spinning out of control when earlier today when Jane the Virgin actress Gina Rodriguez posted an intriguing photo from her 34th birthday celebration to Instagram. The picture…

I Write Love Songs. But When I Started Dating, It Got Weird

ByIman Hariri-Kia
I first fell in love when I was eight years old. There was no cheesy opening line, no phone number etched across my forearm in Sharpie. It was just me and a dark blue composition notebook, curled away in the bottom bunk of the bedroom I shared with…

10 Women Reveal When They Had Sex For The First Time & It's Nothing Like The Movies

ByIman Hariri-Kia
Throughout movie montage history, a woman's first sexual experience has been dramatized, exaggerated and contorted into a clichéd fantasy, that can oftentimes give young girls false expectations about the act. The truth is, when it comes to having…

The Relationship Red Flag That You Shouldn't Ignore, According To Your Sign

ByIman Hariri-Kia
I wish first dates were a little more like the first day of school — when you would throw on your best outfit, slap on a confident smile, and perhaps most importantly, were given a handbook that outlines exactly what you were about to get into. But…

7 Cringe-Worthy Stories About Running Into Exes That'll Make You Stay Inside Forever

ByIman Hariri-Kia
What is the one universally awkward, cosmically misaligned event that feels just like the gods are collectively looking down at you, and sharing a good belly laugh? Ah, running into an ex. It's a mix of genuine intrigue and sheer humiliation,…