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15 Tweets About The 'Grey's Anatomy' Season 14 Finale That Perfectly Sum Up Your Emotions

Grey's Anatomy is a bit of a miracle show in this day and age. Most series make it five seasons if they make it for one, hit the syndication 100-episode-checkpoint, and find themselves consigned to history. When Grey's Anatomy enters its 15th season …
By Ani Bundel

If You’re A Scorpio, You Could Feel The Pink Moon In A Major Way

The lunar cycle is a reliable source of rejuvenation, culmination, and relief. No matter how dull or difficult life might get, there's always a full moon to look forward to. Each one is unique in its power, affecting us all in its own mysterious way.…
By Roya Backlund

If You're Feeling Moody Lately, It Could Be Thanks To The Pink Moon

I'm not proud to admit that I've blamed my erratic mood swings on the full moon more than once. I mean, when there's nothing here on Earth that seems to be making me feel so moody, I can't help but look up at the sky and wonder if something in outer …
By Georgina Berbari

This Yoga Flow Will Help You Connect With Your Emotions When You Feel Overwhelmed

There are many uncomfortable emotions that come up throughout life that you'd probably rather not deal with, that you'd prefer to shove into a drawer to be dealt with at another time. Well, imagine that imaginary drawer resides in your hip flexors, a…
By Georgina Berbari

How Food Affects Your Emotions (& Vice Versa), According To The "Food Mood Girl"

Have you ever noticed that, when you're feeling kind of sad, you might be apt to reach for something warm like lasagna? Or that after you eat a pint of ice cream, you might feel a little bummed out and mopey afterward? There seems to be a clear conne…
By Annakeara Stinson

Sorry Jack & Rebecca Fans, Milo Ventimiglia Will Date Jennifer Lopez In New Rom-Com

Get ready for one of the hottest movie couples ever... and it's a pretty unexpected one, too! TV heartthrob Milo Ventimiglia just signed on to Jennifer Lopez's upcoming romantic comedy, Second Act, and it sounds like we're going to see some sparks fl…
By Dylan Kickham

What It's Really Like When The First Person In The Friend Group Gets Married

Over the weekend, my friends and I packed matching dresses, nude heels, and tons of ibuprofen into my Buick Encore and hit the road for an eight-hour trip to Vermont. No, we weren't going on one last vacation to soak up the last few months of summer;…
By Brittany Leitner

The Only Way To Get Over A Breakup Sucks In The Moment, But It Definitely Works

I've had a couple of really brutal breakups in my life. One of the worst ones happened in college. I was in a three-year, on-again off-again relationship that drained my emotional resources and left me feeling pretty hollow and worthless. Whenever I …
By Alexia LaFata

We Finally Know How 'AHS: Cult' Relates To The Election & It's Not What You Think

Aside from new Carly Rae Jepsen albums and my birthday every year, there are few things I anticipate as highly as American Horror Story returning to TV every fall. I'm especially excited for this year's season to start in September, but, I gotta admi…
By Billy Lorusso

Here's Why Guys Never Open Up About Their Emotions Around You

I'm not too great with opening up about my own emotions, so I can't really be too hard on dudes who aren't great at opening up about their emotions. That being said, the whole "men not being able to open up" stereotype isn't completely unfounded. Mos…
By Candice Jalili

4 Specific Emotions Only Women With Sisters Can Understand

A few summers ago, my sister and I had been regularly hanging out with a group of friends. One of the guys in the group usually brought his brother out with us too, so we were a little surprised when said brother didn't show up one night. We pressed …
By Sara Caliva

Turns Out Men Feel The Same Emotions You Feel After Sex, Science Says

Women have always been labeled as the clingy, emotionally dependent ones in relationships, but a new scientific study is proving they're not the only gender who "feels" things after sex. It seems men are just as prone to experiencing that immediate p…
By Sean Abrams

Why You Always Need To Confront Your Emotions, Even When You're Terrified

Living life by the motto "all or nothing" is often what we believe to be the right thing to do. We think nothing should be mediocre, everything should always be the best it can be and we should absolutely let go of anything that it is not making us 1…
By Emma Orlando

Men And Women Feel Emotions In The Exact Same Way, Science Says

Turns out men and women aren't quite as difference as we thought they were. A new study conducted by researchers over at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science found there really isn't much of a difference between the amygdala (a sm…
By Candice Jalili

Just Because I'm In Touch With My Emotions, Doesn't Mean I'm Not Strong

Sometimes, in tough situations, we don't allow ourselves to react to in a way that'll make us feel better. Instead, we focus too much on trying to make sure other people think we're a strong, independent person. And in turn, we bottle things up until…
By Kelly Nelson

5 Things Anyone Who Wears Their Heart On Their Sleeve Knows To Be True

As a child, I always cared a lot about people. I wanted to take care of my baby cousins, I wanted to wash the dishes so my grandma wouldn't have to stand any longer and I worked with students with disabilities. My sister called me a martyr in the hou…
By Jess W.

Which Position To Have Sex In, Based On Your Post-Election Emotional State

It's only been a few days since our country willingly elected a grimy old man into office. Despite the immense amount of anger still coursing through your (and my) veins, all we can really do at this point is to continue to stand up for what we belie…
By Sean Abrams

All The Reasons I'll Spontaneously Burst Into Tears On Election Day

I am the BIGGEST crybaby. Seriously, I blubber at everything and anything (I blame it on the fact that I'm a Cancer). And this year's presidential election has been no exception. It all started this July when I was watching the coverage of the Democr…
By Mamie Clark

Your Emotions Affect Your Physical Health Way More Than You Realize

I remember the first time I was broken up with. My heart actually hurt, and my appetite subsided for months. I was on the “breakup diet.” That physical weakness lasted me through the winter, as I hopelessly tried to figure out what it was about me, …
By Rebecca Jones

My Ex Gave Me Herpes And Now I Can't Feel Emotions In My Relationships

We've all been blinded by fantasy, caught somewhere between love and lust at first sight. Being heartbroken is one thing but being left heartbroken with herpes is another level. The last time I ran into him was in February. I was dancing to 2000's th…
By Emily Depasse

Little Girl's Confused Emotions When Losing Tooth Perfectly Sum Up Childhood

Do you ever look back on your childhood and feel a bit stupid for never waking up when your mom or dad slipped a dollar under your pillow for that baby tooth? It doesn't sit right with me that I was able to sleep that heavily. I mean, what if there w…
By Oliver McAteer

4 Times The Shuffle On Your iTunes Seriously F*cks With Your Emotions

Music shuffle can be a glorious thing. It's a huge part of what makes having a digital library so great. It's good for moments when you don't quite know what kind of music will match your mood. There has to be something hidden in your archive. Is all…
By Kelsey DeMarco

7 Breathing Exercises That Will Help Your Child Deal With Big Emotions

When you teach your child "calm breathing," you are using a technique that works to slow down his or her breathing, which combats upset, stressed and anxious feelings. Teaching a child to use calm breathing to regulate his or her emotions is importan…
By Tania DaSilva

LeBron James Keeps Toying With The Cavs' Emotions On Twitter

LeBron James has to know what he's doing by now because this is just one coincidence too many. Just consider the string of events. On Monday, everyone found out he unfollowed his own team on Twitter. LeBron James unfollowed Cavs Twitter today pic.tw…
By Joseph Milord

How To Deal With The 5 Emotions You Feel During Any Shonda Rhimes Show

I sometimes think Shonda Rhimes sits in an evil lair: laughing like a hyena, smirking like Scar and petting a very bald cat like Dr. Evil. She has to be. As a writer of fiction, I feel you have to have a dark side to come up with some pretty messed u…
By Chelsea Ballinger

The Emotions Every Girl Has When Taking A Sh*t At Her BF's For The First Time (Video)

Aren't afternoon dates the absolute best? You're sitting there, enjoying the latest international documentary on Netflix with your new boyfriend and life, dare we say, is good. Until it hits you... and it's more than a cramp. What's the protocol in t…
By Lauren Ireland

All The Outrageous Emotions A Girl Goes Through When Her Period's Late (Video)

Oh, no. It's the 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th... and it's official, you're three days late on your period. OK! No big! There's always, um, a reason! Maybe your hormones got messed up! You were stressed this month! Or maybe you gained weight! Or…
By Lauren Ireland

A Definitive Guide To The Emotions You Feel During 'Making A Murderer'

F*ck Wisconsin. F*ck Manitowoc County. F*ck Ken Kratz. F*ck Len Kachinsky. F*ck that dude who interrogated Brendan Dassey enough to get a confession out of him. F*ck those other two d-bag investigators who forced Brendan to admit to murder. F*ck Lieu…
By Eitan Levine

'Inside Out' Edited Without The Emotions Will Still Make You Feel Things (Video)

Editing Amy Poehler out of anything is a crime on par with burning down the White House, yet University of Utah film student Jordan Hanzon somehow found a way to do so without incurring the wrath of an entire nation. Hanzon edited “Inside Out” down t…
By Taylor Ortega

Mixed Emotions: What Happens When Consensual Sex Still Feels Wrong

Sex. We know what it entails, we all talk about it and most of us participate in it. It is this wonderful act we lust after to fulfill desire and bring us closer to our partner. Sex, when between two consenting adults, is positive, healthy and enjoya…
By Lauren Ramesbottom

What Happens When You Catch Feelings And Bottle Up Your Emotions

In this day and age, it has become taboo to develop feelings for someone. It’s why we deliberately wait X number of minutes to respond to a text from the guy we like, or we pretend like we don’t see him from across the room at a party. It’s why guys …
By Cat Davidson

Give In To Sadness: How Your Emotions Can Help You Make A Change

It’s a funny thing, sadness. It can choose to creep up on you, slowly over time, inch by inch, hollowing out your heart; until, one day, you wake up and realize something important is missing. Alternatively, sadness can roll forward, full and fast, a…
By Susy Alexandre

All The Feels: 7 Ways Emotions Run High When You Head Back To School

I hate to say it, but summer is breaking up with us. We’ve had a great run with the beaches, vacationing and four months of eating non-dining hall food. Alas, the time has come for us to pack up all of our belongings and embark on yet another adventu…
By Alison Ortiz

PMS Ice Cream Comes In Flavors That Perfectly Describe Your Emotions

Every girl knows the struggles of making it through that dreaded "time of the month." If being an emotional wreck wasn't bad enough, having your period also makes you want to eat all of those emotions, too. Although pretty much any food that comes wi…
By Kaylin Pound

The Sensitive Gene: Why Some People Are Born To Feel Emotions Harder

Scientists have long debated what exactly makes us who we are. Are our qualities more influenced by our social environment, or are we naturally inclined to be a certain way? Or -- to complicate things even further -- does our environment affect the w…
By Alexia LaFata

Forever Alone? Fluid Emotions You Feel After Being Single Too Long

The constant tug-of-war between sharing the pleasantry of having a romantic partner and focusing on developing your own identity is a game I would have much preferred to be informed of during middle school gym class. It would have benefited me so muc…
By Jason Toledano

Why It's Not Always Easy To Avoid Emotions After Casual Sex

Let’s talk about sex — more specifically, casual sex. I am currently in a long-term, monogamous relationship, but for the six single years I had prior to said relationship, casual sex was pretty much the only kind I knew. I slept around, hooked up wi…
By Irene Merrow

9 Emotions All Film Buffs Experience During Oscar Season

Awards season is a scary and stressful time. There’s no doubt that the nominees on the red carpet will go through some crazy emotions and we, diehard fans, often feel the need to yell, scream or cheer at our screens, right along with them. From the d…
By Megan Lasher

Why Emotions Keep Our Souls Young, Even As We Grow Old

A few months ago, I was working for an amazing company, doing something I love to do. The circumstances would have been ideal, except for the fact that my immediate boss was going through a difficult breakup. At the time, I was unaware of her persona…
By Adalay Katch

Why Putting On A Rough Exterior Won't Make Your Emotions Go Away

Looking for eternal happiness is a trap in itself. Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results? It is insanity and something that is unattainable. The human experience offers a wide range of emotions, and choosing to have…
By Briana Bell

7 Negative Emotions That Actually Have Really Positive Effects On Your Life

Feeling bad sucks. In our social media-driven and image-obsessed world, we like to pretend that we're happy and positive all the time. Negative emotions have become a sign of weakness and inadequacy, forcing us to internalize how we're really feeling…
By Alexia LaFata

The First Cut Is The Deepest: How We Learn To Process Emotions Through Our Family

We are most sensitive to matters close to the heart, and for some, family is as close to the heart as it gets. We grow up with family; our earliest memories are with our family. The foundations of who we are and how we view the world were conceived t…
By Joshua Eferighe

3 Unlikely Emotions That Spark Motivation And Positivity Within

By our very nature, we, as humans, are programmed to exist as impassioned creatures; creatures who ride through waves of emotions on a regular basis. Feelings of happiness are easy; they are the ones to which we look forward with anticipation and the…
By Sam Maracic

This Emotional Pain Chart Shows You Where Your Negative Emotions Manifest On Your Body

It was A.J. Durai who said, "the body is but a vessel for the soul." Though he may have been talking in poetic mantras, the words couldn't hold truer. There's no denying that our emotional pains are felt in physical discomfort. Our bodies respond to …
By Lauren Martin

The 2 Week Timeline Of The Emotions Every Girl Feels When Starting A Diet

Dieting is not fun and definitely not an easy feat at first. The self-control you must exhibit is difficult for everyone and whoever claims otherwise has never eaten penne alla vodka or a grilled cheese sandwich while hungover. Sure people may claim …
By Ashley Fern

I'm Not Okay: How To Find A Release For Your Pent Up Emotions

It's a dark and gloomy day outside, and the sullen face that I have on definitely isn't helping my mind believe that I'm fine. I've officially tried to drown these feelings in the following ways: blankets and pillows, ice cream and cookies, and tears…
By Robelle Espada

Why Emojis Shouldn't Replace Emotions

Everyone has his or her own kind of texting game. While we all can't be professional text message writers, some of us are much, much better than others. There really is an art to composing a well-received text message. Because we have to somehow virt…
By Laura Argintar

Sex Without Emotions: Is It Possible?

One-night stands, booty calls, friends with benefits - all of these types of relationships exist, but are any of them really worth it? Is it possible to have a sexual relationship with someone without catching feelings? We all know that when you care…
By Jenn Scalia

Quit Being A Bitch And Learn To Control Your Emotions

We let our emotions take over our lives every day and this needs to change. We mistakenly allow our emotions to control ourselves, when in reality, we need to learn how to control our emotions. As a society, it is much more beneficial to learn to dea…
By Ashley Fern

Emotions And Success: Can Women Be Great Leaders?

Many of you have probably heard the argument that women are less capable of being in positions of power — in positions of leadership — than men. The argument is that women are more emotional than men and therefore are less capable of controlling thei…
By Paul Hudson