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What It Means To Experience Gender Dysphoria, According To An Expert

By Griffin Wynne
IMHNBO (in my humble, non-binary opinion), gender stereotypes are totally cringeworthy. If you, like me, have always felt lingering discomfort around gender, it's natural to wonder if you've been experiencing gender dysphoria. And if you've never…

20 Sophie Turner Clapbacks That Were Brutal, But So True

By Brandy Robidoux
There's no denying that Sophie Turner wears a lot of crowns. Of her many identities, standouts include Sansa Stark, professional wine-chugger and, most importantly, clapback queen. Sophie knows sass better than the rest of us, and watching her dish…

Here's How These March For Sisterhood Activists Bring Their Fights Right To You

By Madhuri Sathish
Women's rights activism has a long and rich history of marches, demonstrations, and more. Now, the nonprofit Girls Who Code is taking this activism to a completely new level — by organizing the first all-digital March For Sisterhood on Oct. 11. In…

Rihanna Needed A Drink To Talk About Trump & Politics In 'Vogue,' & TBH, Same

By Lilli Petersen
If the state of politics in 2019 is driving you to distraction, you're not alone. In a recent profile for the November 2019 issue of Vogue, Our Lady of the Met Gala, Rihanna herself, weighed in on politics, the president, and how much champagne she…

Here's Everything That Happened To Rome In 'A Million Little Things' Season 1

By Sarah Halle Corey
If there's one thing audiences can take away from A Million Little Things, it's the reminder that life is full of plenty of ups and downs. There's only been one season of the ABC drama so far, but already audiences have watched its characters deal…

10 Celebrity Quotes About The Importance Of Putting Mental Health First

By Robert Moscato-Goodpaster
Mental health is at the forefront of issues affecting millennials these days, and many young celebrities have taken to social media to speak about their experiences. It's easy to forget that seemingly always-confident stars like Selena Gomez, Ariana…

Here's What To Know About Red Flag Laws & What They Do

By Lara Walsh
In the wake of the deadly El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, shootings, which claimed at least 30 lives over the weekend of Friday, Aug. 2, lawmakers and civilians alike are calling for reform to current gun control legislation. While public figures…

Here's Why Disability Activists Are Worried About Marianne Williamson's Health Care Plan

By Madhuri Sathish
Marianne Williamson became the most-Googled candidate after the first night of the July Democratic debates on Tuesday, July 30, with what some described as her "refreshing" take on race, health care, and more. However, Williamson has also faced…

11 Stories About The Most Awful Things Exes Have Said After The Breakup

By Corinne Sullivan
Breakups don't have to be painful, but I think that more often that not, they are. Perhaps you'll stay friends, but again, I wouldn't hold your breath. In an ideal world, every split would be amicable and mutual. However, in the real world, the…

Pageantry Gave Me Lasting Body Image Issues, But I'm Still Glad I Did It

By Sarah Ellis
Standing under the bright stage lights, I feel the audience’s eyes on me. It’s an unsettling contrast — rows of fully clothed spectators watch me walk onstage in a red bikini as I compete in a local Miss America pageant in Nashville, Tennessee. I…

20 Best Moments From ‘Orange Is The New Black’ To Get You Ready For The Final Season

By Sarah Halle Corey
After seven seasons of serving time, the ladies of Litchfield are finally getting out. Well, they might not all be getting out, but their series Orange is the New Black is coming to an end. The series became an instant hit when it premiered on…

6 Trippy Teen Shows Like 'Euphoria' That Will Keep You Hooked

By Dylan Kickham
HBO's new hit show Euphoria holds nothing back when it comes to its explicit portrayal of the modern teenage experience. The new series, helmed by Zendaya and inspired by the groundbreaking Israeli series of the same name, has shocked audiences with…

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Fans Are All Asking This Big Question About Hannah’s New Family

By Lexi Williams
The Handmaid's Tale is not known for making things easy for its characters, especially June. In its July 3 episode, the Hulu drama provided yet another devastating blow for its protagonist when it was revealed that the Mackenzies, the family June's…

'Euphoria's Storm Reid Is Making An Impact With Every Role

By Noelle Devoe
When I get the opportunity to interview a celebrity who’s about to star in one of TV's most buzzed-about new shows one-on-one, it’s usually actually a two-on-one interview — me, the celebrity, and their PR rep (who usually looms in a corner…

Meghan & Harry's Message For Pride Month Is All About Love & Support

By Lara Walsh
While protocol generally dictates that the royals rarely make public statements about their political stances and beliefs, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry did just that on Saturday, June 1, with a heartfelt social media post in honor of Pride Month.…

You Can Get A "YAAAS Meal" At Burger King, Thanks To These New Real Meal Boxes

By Amanda Fama
No one is always happy, and Burger King gets that. On Wednesday, May 1, the company unveiled "Real Meal" boxes that'll help you reveal your true emotions (whether you're super excited about something or truly DGAF). In order to score a box, you'll…

Sophie Turner Just Got Super Honest About How Joe Jonas Helps Her Deal With Her Depression

By Candice Jalili
Stop what you're doing because Sophie Turner’s quote about Joe Jonas helping her through depression is about to melt your heart. During an appearance on Dr. Phil's podcast, Phil in the Blanks, on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, she opened up about her…

John Cena Is Joining 'Suicide Squad 2' So He Can Finally Play A Superhero

By Dylan Kickham
After transforming himself from a pro-wrestling superstar into a big-screen actor, John Cena is finally about to play the role he was born for: a superhero. Cena will reportedly be entering the blockbuster superhero space for the upcoming Suicide…

Kim Just Opened Up About Kanye's Bipolar Disorder & Her Quotes Are So Loving

By Candice Jalili
Kanye West has been extremely vocal about his experience with mental illness and, now, Kim Kardashian West's quotes about Kanye West's bipolar disorder shed light upon how his bipolar diagnosis has affected his wife. In her May 2019 Vogue cover…

10 People Reveal How They Broke Up With People Who Just Weren’t Quite Right For Them

By Tayi Sanusi
Anyone who's ever looked someone they loved in the eye and ended things knows that breaking up can be extremely hard. So hard that avoiding face to face discussions happens surprisingly often. Even though it's challenging, being as considerate and…

North West Opened A Yeezy "Lemonade Stand" With Kim K & Kanye For A Special Cause

By Lara Walsh
If you want to keep up with the Kardashians, you might want to head to your nearest lemonade stand. On Friday, March 22, the youngest members of the Kardashian family flexed their entrepreneurial skills and showed us that when life gives you lemons,…

Camilla Luddington's Tweet About Jo's Family Has 'Grey's Anatomy' Fans Freaking Out

By Sarah Halle Corey
Grey's Anatomy characters and their parents often have fraught relationships. There's Alex Karev and his mom, who's mental illness impacted his childhood. There's Jackson Avery and his overbearing mother running his family's foundation. And, of…

5 'Pretty Little Liars' Facts You Should Know Before Watching 'The Perfectionists'

By Nicholas Rice
Get ready to pack your bags Pretty Little Liars fans because we're officially moving from Rosewood to the ever mysterious town of Beacon Heights. Set to premiere on Wednesday March 20, Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists will follow original PLL…

There's A Reason Why Lana Condor Posts So Much Food On Her Insta Story & It's Not About Likes

By Jordan Bissell
Unless I'm photographing a spectacularly beautiful food like a 10-layer chocolate cake or a slice of pizza that seems almost impossibly cheesy, most of my attempts to Instagram food are met with groans from my friends. I get it, though. They're…

Jenna Fischer Posted The Cutest Instagram About Celebrating Her Birthday With A Fitness Goal

By Jordan Bissell
One of my favorite things about starting a new year is the chance to sit down and think carefully about how I want to change my life moving forward. In fact, I love these opportunities for growth so much that I also celebrate my own personal new…

Here's Everything 'Grey's Anatomy' Fans Now Know About DeLuca's Dad

By Kristen Perrone
Complicated families are practically a necessity among the Grey's Anatomy doctors, so it feels right that the medical drama's record-breaking episode on Feb. 28 featured plenty of those bonds. Alex's mom made a surprise visit to Seattle while Owen…

Instagram & NEDA's #ComeAsYouAre Campaign Encourages You To Tell Your Unfiltered Stories

By Julia Guerra
Trying to navigate an eating disorder, and understand where those emotions stem from, is difficult as it is. When you factor in social media, a place where life and bodies are often falsely represented, it can be even more challenging to establish…

Iskra Lawrence Posted A Powerful Instagram About National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

By Annakeara Stinson
When it comes to almost any mental health issue, oftentimes the only way for things to get better is to talk about it. Iskra Lawrence's Instagram about National Eating Disorder Awareness Week is a beautiful reminder of exactly that. The 28-year-old…

If Your Partner Is Hiding A Past Trauma, Here's How You'll Know

By Rebecca Strong
Relationships are, without a doubt, one of the most incredible aspects of the human experience. Specifically, because we are capable of witnessing our love for someone grow more than we ever thought it could as we get to know them on an increasingly…

Joey King Looks Totally Unrecognizable In The Trailer For 'The Act'

By Ani Bundel
It's a rare person who hasn't had a period where they don't get along with their parents. Even the most emotionally healthy grownups most likely had a point where they disagreed with their parents or felt like they'd been betrayed one way or…