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9 Rules Of Girl Code That Are Literally Everything When You're Officially Adulting

By Kristin Corpuz
There are a few unwritten rules that every girl should abide by. Pointing out lipstick on someone's teeth — even if you don't know her — is a given, and you should never say no to the opportunity to take your bestie's newest Instagram pic. Even…

8 Ways To Not Feel Alone When Everyone's Away For The Weekend & You Have Nothing To Do

By Marisa Casciano
When it comes to the weekend, you know everything there is to know. You're well-aware that sleeping in is socially acceptable, and that Saturday nights require ordering multiple boxes of pizza. You know that Sunday mornings are supposed to be slow…

Mindy Kaling’s ‘Late Night’ Is If ‘The Office’ & ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ Had A Hilarious Baby

By Stephanie Ironson
Aside from the pop-culture infused banter, Mindy Kaling's Late Night could be billed as a fantasy. Written by Kaling and directed by Nisha Ganatra (The Mindy Project, Transparent), Late Night enters the world of primetime comedy talk show host…

I Went To A Women's Sex-Positivity Workshop & Learned One Majorly Reassuring Lesson

By Caroline Colvin
A little after 3 p.m. on a nippy Sunday in January, six women gathered in a small wooden house in Washington D.C. Light streamed in through the large front-room window, gently touching the black plastic folding chairs, the weathered wooden floors,…

6 Deep Questions To Ask On A First Date If You & Your Date Are Feeling Comfortable

By Theresa Holland
You've got a first date on the calendar — eeek! What will you wear? Will you be compatible? What will you talk about? Whether you were set up by mutual friends, found them on a dating app, or met while in the checkout line at Target, there's…

The Best Feminist Gift Ideas That Give Back To Women & People In Need This Holiday Season

By Annakeara Stinson
One big thing that can be frustrating about the holiday season — besides constantly having to go to cocktail parties, and the fact that "Santa Baby" is playing every time you enter a coffee shop — is the expectation to spend so much money.…

Let Elite Daily's December Issue, "Like Magic," Be Your New Year's Spark

By Kylie McConville
Let's just admit it up front: the holidays are exhausting. There's so much pressure to buy it all, do it all, enjoy it all, and have The Best New Year's Eve Ever that you're probably ready to ditch it all and spend the next four weeks planning your…

Experts Finally Explain If Dating A Friend’s Ex Is Actually Off-Limits, & It's Interesting

By Christy Piña
Ah, the question we all want answered: Is someone your friend dated definitely off-limits? Staying true to the rules of "Girl Code," the first answer that comes to mind is probably a hard yes. (Cue Gretchen Weiners' infamous line, "That's just like,…

Here's What We Know About Whether Or Not Meghan Markle Voted In The Midterms

By Rachel Murphy
It's Election Day, and across the United States, millions of Americans are exercising their right to vote in what's been called the election of a lifetime by voters and politicians alike. You've probably seen posts from all of your favorite…

Meghan Markle Wore The Ultimate Feminist Statement For A New Zealand Speech

By Lara Walsh
Meghan Markle is bending royal protocol to champion a cause that's near and dear to her heart. After landing in New Zealand for the final stop on her 16-day Royal Tour with Prince Harry, the Duchess of Sussex delivered a stirring speech on Sunday,…

Princess Eugenie & Jack Brooksbank's First Kiss Compared To Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's Isn't Too Different

By Korey Lane
The second royal wedding of 2018 is officially in the books, and while it was lovely from start to finish, there are definitely some moments that stand out. Princess Eugenie stunned with her church entrance, and Jack Brooksbank looked adorable…

'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' Was Perfect, Except For This One Thing

By Marie Southard Ospina
The credits rolled in as Lara Jean Covey and Peter Kavinsky walked arm-in-arm down the lacrosse field. Their backs remained turned to the camera. In those final moments, To All The Boys I've Loved Before went down in my memory bank as a film to…

8 "God Is A Woman" Instagram Captions For When You're Feeling Yourself

By Karen Ruffini
If you're like me, then you've listened to Ariana Grande's newest album, Sweetener on repeat. After making its debut on Aug. 17, Grande blew everyone away with her fourth album, giving us a handful of tracks that were addicting to listen to. And…

Chris Harrison Teases There Might Be 2 'Bachelors' Next Season, So Take A Deep Breath

By Kristen Perrone
ABC is approaching the two-week period when anything can happen as far as a Bachelor announcement. Last year, we had to wait until a week into September for Arie Luyendyk to be announced as the new lead, whereas his most recent predecessors were…

Meghan Markle's Favorite Movie Is Ordinary AF, So Prepare To Love Her Even More

By Tara Martinez
When people think of Meghan Markle, many of them think she’s a woman of poise, grace, and extreme intelligence. Naturally, just the fact that she’s a duchess gives people the impression that she’s conscious about the media she consumes and likely…

Here Are The Chances Maritza Will Be Back For 'OITNB' Season 7

By Alana Altmann
It was hard to not notice the absence of a certain fan favorite character in Orange Is the New Black Season 6. Warning: Spoilers ahead for Orange Is the New Black Season 6. Maritza Ramos has been a source of comic relief and one half of one of TV's…

The DNC Called Ivanka Trump "A Hypocrite" & It's Pretty Major

By Hannah Golden
While President Donald Trump is bearing the brunt of criticism following his press conference in Helsinki this week, the first daughter isn't immune to her own criticism. Ivanka Trump has come under fresh attack from the left following her push for…

This Congressman's Comments About Women Just Resurfaced & They're So Trash

By Chelsea Stewart
Sometimes I forget we're in the 21st century. I mean, opposition to feminism is nothing new, but Rep. Jason Lewis' comments about calling women "sluts" really take things to another level. On Wednesday, July 18, CNN published a report detailing a…

Ariana Grande's New Song Is Definitely Seductive, But There's An Even Deeper Meaning

By Tara Martinez
Ariana Grande has just released a new single from her upcoming Sweetener album and, let me tell you, it’s rather risqué. On Wednesday, July 11, Grande teased her new single, which is titled “God is a Woman” on Twitter and fans were going wild. The…

Ariana Grande's New Song May Be About Her Relationship With Pete Davidson & I'm Into It

By Karen Ruffini
Hear ye, hear ye, we have some pretty excellent news coming out of the music world right now: Ariana Grande's "God Is A Woman" has dropped a week earlier than anticipated, and I for one am ecstatic. I've been anxiously awaiting Grande's new album,…

Meghan Markle May Have Broken Royal Protocol By Discussing Abortion & I'm Worried

By Chelsea Stewart
Since marrying Prince Harry in a lavish ceremony back in May, Meghan Markle has been rewriting the royal handbook a day at a time, whether it's her wearing off-shoulder dresses, packing on the PDA with her partner or opting to wear pantyhose in…

'It's Always Sunny' Just Revealed What Happens To Dennis In Season 13 & It Makes Sense

By Claire Spellberg
The Gang is about to lose one of its core members. After months of delay, FXX has finally released the official synopsis for the next season of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia, and it's not looking good for Dennis Reynolds fans. What happens to…

I Couldn't Go To A Pride Parade This Year, So I Went To A Harry Styles Concert Instead

By Elana Rubin
When I found out that one of my oldest friends had her bridal shower on the same day as New York City's Pride Parade, there was no question I'd be going to her shower. I can go to Pride every year, but for this lifelong friend, her wedding events…

Serena Joy's Life Before Gilead Answers A Lot Of Questions On 'The Handmaid's Tale'

By Claire Spellberg
One of the most interesting parts of The Handmaid's Tale has always been the show's flashbacks to life before Gilead. It's shocking to see how quickly the United States turned into a theocratic dictatorship, especially now that the real world looks…

10 Quotes From Single Celebrities That'll Inspire You To Live Your Best Solo Life

By Annie Foskett
I don't know why being single gets such a bad rap. You can starfish your bed! You can eat potato chips in that same bed while only subjecting yourself to the terrible feeling of a crumb in the sheets! And beyond foul bed habits, you never have to…

Meghan Markle Has To Take Duchess Lessons, So Get Ready For ‘The Princess Diaries’ IRL

By Kelli Boyle
Meghan Markle has a lot of studying to do. According to The Daily Mail, now that the former actress is officially a member of the royal family, Meghan Markle has to take duchess lessons. Imagine The Princess Diaries, except real life and her teacher…

5 Brutally Honest Phases Of Putting Yourself Back Out There After A Breakup

By Genevieve Wheeler
In the theme of brutal honesty, let me be totally frank: I have only had one major breakup in my life. Though I've technically broken up with three different fellows, there was just one ex who left me, and my heart, in pieces. And so, I learned…

Meghan Markle's Official Royal Website Bio Is Here & Feminists Are Cheering

By Bernadette Deron
Meghan Markle is now officially a member of the British royal family and has received the title of Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Sussex. She and Prince Harry have only been married for about a day, but already the world is learning how Markle…

Ivanka Trump Weighed In On The Yanny/Laurel Debate & It's Her Most Controversial Stance Yet

By Nick Ciccone
The first daughter and champion of women everywhere took to Twitter to weigh in on a pressing issue Thursday morning, May 17. LOL, just kidding, she stuck herself into the Laurel-Yanny drama and I'm dead inside. Ivanka Trump's "Laurel" tweet proves…

Meet The Millennial Behind Your Favorite '90s-Inspired Instagram Account

By Amanda Fama
In a post-Kardashian world, every millennial thinks they have what it takes to go viral, but few consider what that online fame actually looks like in a person's daily life. In Elite Daily's new series Life Behind The Likes, we speak with the people…

There's A Surprising Scene In The Trailer For The Meghan & Harry Lifetime Movie

By Claire Spellberg
The royal wedding is just one week away, but you know what's even closer? The Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Lifetime movie, Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance, which premieres on Sunday, May 13. The TV movie promises to have plenty of royal trimmings,…

8 'Mean Girls: The Musical' Lyrics That Are Perfect For Your Next Instagram Caption

By Alana Altmann
Mean Girls fans have been quoting the teen movie favorite for over 15 years for a reason. From "that's so fetch" to "grool" to "your hair looks sexy pushed back," Tina Fey's screenplay is practically a part of our everyday lexicon. Can you imagine a…

Yeah, You Can Legit Study Sex In College — Here Are 6 Courses You Could Take

By Genevieve Wheeler
For many undergrads, college is a time to expand both your sexual and educational horizons. And understandably so. I mean, when else in life do you have rare book collections and free condoms at your fingertips? Not often enough, that's for sure. If…

Samantha Bee Had The Best Response To The White House Correspondents' Dinner Backlash

By Nick Ciccone
It's truly a crime that Samantha Bee's show only airs once a week. On Wednesday, May 2, Bee finally got the chance to weigh in on the drama from the weekend surrounding jokes made about White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders at the White…

'Playboy' Is Hosting A Party In D.C. For The Correspondents' Dinner & IDK How To Feel

By Nick Ciccone
As if 2018 couldn't get any weirder, the weirdest event of the season is quickly approaching — the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Again, it appears, President Donald Trump will not attend, but there's a brand involved this year that you might…

10 Streaming Movies Based On Books That Will Stop You From Saying "The Book Is Better"

By Kristen Perrone
As part of the generation raised on seeing Harry Potter books cut down to the barest of storylines in the film adaptations, I think it's easy to feel skeptical toward any and all book-to-movie adaptations. If I stay focused on just how much was…

Here Are The Most Brutal Social Media Exchanges Between Taylor Swift & Katy Perry

By Hollee Actman Becker
Celebrity relationships and friendships are a rare breed. These famous faces have their lives played out in front of the masses, whether it’s the good, the bad, or the straight-up shady. In Elite Daily’s new series, It’s Complicated, we’re…

Tina Fey Opens Up About 'Mean Girls' Legacy & She's Fetcher Than Ever

By Kristen Perrone
It's difficult to imagine a time when Tina Fey wasn't, well, the Tina Fey, but when her comedic hit Mean Girls hit theaters in 2004, she was far from being the beloved and recognizable powerhouse she is today. With creative credits on two TV…

Anna Faris Opened Up About Her Boob Job & She's The Feminist Hero We Don't Deserve

By Julia Guerra
The definition of feminism has evolved quite a bit over the years. It's less about pitting women against men, and all about every gender coming together and working toward equality for all, and in all contexts — including the changes you want to…

Rowan Blanchard Just Got A "Feather" Haircut & Now I Want A "Feather" Haircut

By Ariana Marsh
If you were a diehard Boy Meets World fan, then you’ll remember Topanga Lawrence’s flowing, Rapunzel-like locks. As a pre-teen, I vyed for hair as long and thick as hers. But photos of Rowan Blanchard’s hair prove that sometimes, moms don’t know…

10 Subtle Questions To Ask To Find Out If Your Date's A Feminist

By Genevieve Wheeler
I've said it before and I'll say it again: Feminism is a non-negotiable requirement when it comes to my suitors (of which there are many, OK? Stop asking about it!). But seriously, I could not care less about a guy's height, college major, or taste…

Tomi Lahren Reportedly Kicked Her Dog For Interrupting A TV Appearance, & WTF

By Shelby Black
Here's some news to dampen your day. According to TMZ reports, television personality Tomi Lahren kicked her dog for interrupting her interview with Fox and Friends. Pun intended when I say, woof. Lahren posted a video on March 14 of her berating…

Believe It Or Not, People Did Not Like Ivanka Trump's International Women's Day Tweet

By Alexandra Svokos
On Thursday, March 8, the world celebrated International Women's Day. International woman Ivanka Trump, naturally, wanted to get in on the joy-spreading as well, and she took to social media to recognize the day. However, the first daughter doesn't…

8 Badass Female Shows To Watch On Netflix In Honor Of International Women's Day

By Ani Bundel
International Women's Day is here, and it's a day that has been celebrated since 1909 when women first marched in New York City for the right to vote and be considered equal. Though it's been around and observed on March 8 since 1913, it's only…

10 International Women's Day T-Shirts & Accessories To Celebrate Girl Power

By Marisa Casciano
The girl power is so real. Looking back on our most recent history, it's clear to me that women are making amazing waves. From the days of fighting for the right to vote, to every pink "pussyhat" we saw marching down in Washington D.C., to the "Me…

People Are Pissed Over Emma Stone’s Shady Oscars Comment For This Reason

By Claire Spellberg
The #MeToo and Time's Up movements took center stage at the 2018 Oscars, with winners like Frances McDormand making passionate speeches about the power of women's voices. Emma Stone continued the trend when she presented the Best Director award,…

I Worked My Whole Life To Get To New York City, Here's Why I Left It

By Marie Southard Ospina
Before I knew that I wanted to study writing, or go to NYU, or pursue a career in women's lifestyle reporting, I knew that I wanted to move to New York City. It was the city of dreams, after all. A place not two hours from my hometown, yet seemingly…

Frances McDormand Ended Her Oscars Speech With Two Powerful Words & Here's What They Mean

By Shelby Black
The 90th Academy Awards is truly a night for the books. As the night comes to a close, Frances McDormand took home the Oscar for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, and her speech was incredible. So what does "inclusion rider"…

9 Books That Will Help Heal Your Relationship With Your Body

By Marie Southard Ospina
The first time I picked up a copy of Marilyn Wann's Fat! SO?, I opened it up to a page featuring a collage of bellies. Some of the tummies were flat, others hung low, and others featured rolls and stretch marks. What struck me about the image was…

These 6 Health Podcasts Will Answer All The Questions You've Ever Had About Your Body

By Georgina Berbari
Entering the world of podcasts can be truly bewildering and mildly stressful, let me tell you. I mean, there are so many out there and it's hard to know which ones are actually worth listening to, especially when it comes to your health. However,…