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11 Millennials Reveal The One Question They Don't Want To Be Asked At Thanksgiving Dinner

ByMarisa Casciano
'Tis the season to be asked a thousand questions about your life. Well, at least if you're a millennial or sitting at the "kids table" on Thanksgiving Day, you know this to be true. You walk through the door and are greeted by relatives who you…

Millennials Are Having Less Sex Than Older Generations & Here's Why

ByCandice Jalili
You would think that at the height of the hookup culture and the absolute peak of the popularity of dating apps, millennials would be getting it on pretty frequently. And, you know, I'm not just talking about single millennials. I'm talking about…

Millennials Made A Big Change In The Way They Voted In The 2018 Midterms

ByLara Walsh
After months of intense campaigning on both sides of the political spectrum, the midterms are finally over, and now the rest of us are dealing with the political hangover. Considering reports that millennials turned out in force to vote, you might…

These Reports About Millennial Turnout In The Midterms Are So Heartening

ByDaniella Bondar
Millennials might love any excuse to get a perfect Instagram shot, but the promise of an "I Voted" sticker selfie hasn't always been enough to get them to the polls. But that seems to have changed this year. How many millennials voted in the 2018…

8 Things Millennials Understand About Being Home For The Holidays & The Struggle's Real

ByRachel Chapman
There's nothing like going home for the holidays to spend quality time with the family. But as excited as you are to hang like the good old days, you've come to expect a few things the minute you walk in the door. For instance, you know you're going…

These 4 Millennials Who Changed Their Political Party Explain Why It Matters To Them

ByShelby Black
With the November midterm elections quickly coming to their finale, people all over the nation are speaking out about how much impact this election cycle could have on the country. Although political party affiliation may not impact the voting…

The Most Popular Travel Destination For Millennials Tops Paris & It's Not What You'd Expect

ByMarisa Casciano
Where to next? That question seemingly never gets old, and I don't blame you one bit for asking it. You just got back from a trip, or haven't hopped on a plane in a while, and are in desperate need of some new surroundings. Girl, I wish I could hand…

Millennials Would Ditch Sex, Coffee, & Netflix For This One Thing

ByMarisa Casciano
When was the last time you said the phrase, "What I would give to... ?" Odds are, you said it about an hour ago, either to yourself or out loud in a crowded room. Immediately after, you took a sip of your coffee and continued daydreaming about what…

A Study Finds That Millennials' Favorite Sex Position Is Far From Boring

ByCandice Jalili
If you're really feeling creative, there are about a million and one sex positions out there for you to explore. But, for the most part, it seems like the vast majority of us tend to stick to the classics: missionary, doggy, cowgirl, reverse…

Here Are The Powerful Memories 5 Millennial Women Have Of 9/11 & Its Aftermath

ByLilli Petersen
If you want to ask a millennial where they were on 9/11, everyone has a story. No matter where you were, if you or your family were personally affected or not, everyone remembers — it's our generation's where were you when JFK was shot. Everyone can…

9 Things Only Millennials Would Ever Understand & It's Probably Better That Way

ByMarisa Casciano
Texting, light leaks, the constant "struggle" that is so real — millennial culture has made quite the mark, and I'm here for it. Over the years, it's only grown, as this generation is becoming a bunch of adults. You're signing leases on your first…

12 Things Millennials Explain To Their Parents, Because We're Hilariously Misunderstood

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
It's not a stretch to say that many times, millennials are hilariously misunderstood by their parents. From trends and style, to priorities and technology — when compared to your parents, your adult lives couldn't be more different. Of course, you…

Science Says You're Closer To Your Parents Than You Realize, So Give Your Mom A Text

ByJulia Guerra
The dynamic between you and your parents gradually changes as you get older, and it’s admittedly a little sad when you realize how natural a progression it is. Think about it: Can you remember the last time you kissed your dad good night, or asked…

Clean & Clear's New C&C Skincare Line Has All The Products You Need For An Affordable Routine

ByBella Gerard
As a millennial, there are admittedly certain qualities I look for in a product whilst shopping the skincare aisle. Firstly, I don't want to go broke repurchasing it, so the price has to be right. Secondly, I want something new, useful, and…

Most Millennials Don't Plan On Voting, Poll Says, So Talk To Your Squad ASAP

ByChelsea Stewart
Whether you like us or not, you really can't deny the influence of Millennials. We're the most tech-savvy, diverse, unique... I could really go on here. But there's also a major problem within this group: Millennials have long been considered fickle…

Chipotle Is Testing An Avocado Tostada, & It’s Every Avo Lover’s Dream Come True

ByLara Walsh
Chipotle is totally targeting millennials with a potential new menu item, and I'm not even mad about it. The fast-casual Tex-Mex chain is jumping on the avocado toast bandwagon, and it's all the deliciousness of their guac without paying extra. Um,…

Asking If There Should Be More Millennials In Congress Misses A Much More Vital Question

ByHannah Golden
On Tuesday, June 26, the world of U.S. politics was upended when a 28-year-old Latina ousted longtime Democratic incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in New York's 14th congressional district. The win for first-time candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, which…

Science Says Millennials Would Ditch Caffeine Before Their Phones & I Can't Relate

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Whether you like them or not, you can't deny smartphones are a huge part of all of our daily lives. But sometimes the attachment to our phones can feel a little, well, scary. They seem to be forever at our sides like loyal pets, and if you're like…

What Is The Pluto In Scorpio Generation? The Truth About Millennial Entitlement

ByValerie Mesa
Everyone loves talking sh*t about millennials. I mean, why wouldn't they? We are what is known as the "Pluto in Scorpio Generation," and it's honestly so easy to judge us from a far, considering we're all so eccentric and emotionally over-the-top.…

The Supreme Court Made A Major Ruling On Unions, Which Could Impact How You Work

ByNick Ciccone
Another predictable 5-4 split at the Supreme Court has people talking — though this is the final decision of the current session. The nation's highest court ruled Wednesday, June 27, that people who work in government jobs and decide to not join a…

Your Friends Would Rather Do This One Thing Than Brunch With You & Honestly, Same

ByMarisa Casciano
Would you trade your waffles for a weekend away? Personally, I wouldn't even hesitate to swap out bottomless mimosas for an endless amount of memories in an exotic place. I'd gladly give you my syrup for a stamp in my passport, and even stay in on a…

7 Of The Best Shows That Are About Millennials, For Millennials

ByDylan Kickham
In the age of peak TV, finding a new show that you love can require hours of searching and sampling, and that is especially true for millennial audiences. While major broadcast networks are largely putting up family sitcoms and prestige dramas,…

Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, The 28-Year-Old Running For Congress In The Bronx

ByHannah Golden
There are a host of things that set Alexandria, a native Bronxite, apart from your run-of-the-mill House candidate. For starters, she's probably the only candidate in a House race who still gets carded at bars. And it's not hard to see why: with a…

Science Says Millennials Think It's "Too Much Effort" To Go Out & You're Damn Right It Is

ByJulia Guerra
My time to be a party girl came and went during my junior year of college when, fresh out of a long-distance relationship, I decided to “let loose” and join my friends at frat parties every Tuesday night. We also got thirsty on Thursdays, and it was…

A New Report Finds That Millennials Are Delaying Marriage For A Really Smart Reason

ByCandice Jalili
Much to my mother's dismay, I am in no rush to get married anytime soon, despite the fact that I'm in a perfectly happy relationship. You see, I'm 24, my boyfriend's 26 and, as far as I'm concerned that's just way too young to be making a commitment…

These 32 Hidden Gems On Amazon Are Rising Stars Amongst Millennials

ByShayna Murphy
Millennials get a lot of flak for ruining stuff — like cable, chain restaurants, and buying houses — but one thing we've never been accused of messing up is a good deal. That's why when you're shopping for hidden gems on Amazon, you'll usually see…

Living On Side Hustles? Yep, You're Not The Only One Trying To Make Ends Meet

ByHannah Golden
Consider the average 20-something student working a couple of part-time gigs. Between loans, rent, and other expenses, that direct deposit is gone before it comes in. Sound familiar? If it does, you're not alone. A new report reveals that 52 percent…

Millennials Are More Likely To Fall For Online Scams Than Senior Citizens, Report Says

ByBernadette Deron
As far as scams go, the narrative has often been that the senior citizens are usually the biggest target (and the easiest to steal money from). But a recent study shows that there is a different age group in the United States that's actually more…

Science Says A Lot Of Millennials Only Brush Their Teeth Once A Day & Yuck, Y'all

ByJulia Guerra
Millennials get a lot of flack because they’re assumed to be the “lazy” generation, or the “entitled” generation, and normally, I’m quick to defend my title as a millennial because I pride myself on being the furthest from lazy, and nowhere near…

A Huge Chunk Of Millennials Would Break Up With Their Partner For A Raise & TBH, Same

ByCandice Jalili
What would you do for a raise? And I'm not just talking any raise, but, like, a big one. The kind of raise that would maybe let you splurge on the unlimited class package at ClassPass in addition to an Equinox membership. Or maybe one that — dare I…

Millennials Have Happier Relationships Than People From Any Other Generation

ByCandice Jalili
In general, Millennials get a lot of flak from other generations. They say don't know how to take time to enjoy what's going on around us; that we get our news solely from Facebook; that our phones have gotten in the way of us developing the social…

A 'Kim Possible' Live Action Movie Is Coming To Disney & Millennials Are Losing It

ByAlana Altmann
Reboots, revivals, and reunions are all the rage these days, but here's one resurrection of a beloved series that will probably make your day. If you watched Disney Channel in the early 2000s, Kim Possible was life. The crime-fighting, can-do…

Millennials Could Change Congress, But You're Going To Need To Get Involved

ByYasaman Khorsandi
According to a new NBC News/GenForward survey, millennials' political views show they're unhappy with Congress, but those findings didn't show that our generation doesn't care about policy. While many may feel a great deal of apprehension towards…

This Study Says Millennials Spend More Money On Fitness Than On College, But Do They?

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Nothing can make my palms sweat more than considering the realities of my monthly expenses. The last time I really tracked my everyday spending over the course of a month, the amount that went toward trivial things like smoothies, burritos, and…

This Is Why You Need To Think Broader When It Comes To Abortion Rights

ByDestiny Lopez
Forty-five years ago, the Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. Wade, which declared abortion legal across the United States, was handed down. Rather than putting to rest the national debate over whether women should be able to make their own decisions…

These 26 Books & Tools Have Gone Viral With Millennials Trying To Lead More Soulful Lives

ByMaria Cassano
I have two full shelves of books on my bookcase. The top one is comprised of novels, memoirs, college textbooks, autobiographies, and everything ever written by Tolkien. The bottom shelf (which is just as big) is entirely filled with self-help books…

President Obama's MLK Jr. Day Tweet Contains A Powerful Message For Millennials

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Millennials are all guilty of over-analyzing our age in accordance to where we are in life. How can we not? And on such a day of self-reflection, MLK Jr. Day, we can owe at least one of those imperative, thought-provoking messages to Obama.…

Science Says Millennials Are Perfectionists & It All Makes So Much Sense Now

ByJulia Guerra
Ask my mother, and she’ll tell you I’ve had a type A personality since well before my teenage years. The earliest memory I have of this was in seventh grade. One night, before my end-of-term project was due, I lost the memory stick I’d saved my work…

Meet the Millennials Championing Ugly Produce

ByBDG Video
They take "ugly", unwanted produce from farms and sell it to consumers at a huge discount.

23 Weird Products On Amazon That Are Wildly Popular With Millennials

ByBraelyn Wood
While millennials tend to get a bad wrap, it's hard to deny that we're pretty ingenious when it comes to finding innovative ways to solve problems. That's why it's always fun to check out all the weird products on Amazon that are popular with…

Paris Hilton’s “Unicorn Mist” Skincare Is Taking Us Back To 2007 & That’s Hot

ByAllanah Dykes
There's very little that can still surprise me in 2017. If you told me that aliens and a large UFO landed on the lawn of the White House, I wouldn't even bat an eye at this point. But when I heard about Paris Hilton's Unicorn Mist, a limited-edition…

This Is The Kind Of Role Play You Should Try In Bed, Based On Your Relationship Status

ByCandice Jalili
If the Spirit Halloween stores popping up on every corner and the influx of Facebook event invites to spooky-themed parties hasn't tipped you off already, Halloween is right around the corner. What does that mean? Well, for starters, it means trick…
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Dos And Don'ts: 10 Money-Saving Alternatives For Traveling Millennials

ByBlair Thill
After taxes, rent, utilities and credit card bills are deducted from our paychecks, we need a magnifying glass to see the money left in our bank accounts. But that doesn’t stop us from living our lives to the fullest. Our bank accounts aren’t as…

Millennials Face Quarter-Life Crises By Simulating Their Own Funerals (Video)

BySkyler Fulton
Oh, you’re in your mid-20s? What’s it like to be a quarter dead? It’s hard enough for us, as the generation of multi-tasters, to think too far ahead of what is immediately in front of us -- let alone the rest of our lives. We asked people to reflect…

This Is Why Every American Millennial Should Stand With Dreamers

ByEbad Jangda
My family brought me to America when I was just 3 years old. My dad moved us here for the same reason as most immigrants, in search of a better life. I learned how to walk here and how to drive. I had my first kiss and my first heartbreak all on…

New Research Basically Says Millennials Are More Into Food Than Alcohol These Days

ByAnnakeara Stinson
When I look back on my college years, I often wonder how I got through them alive -- and no, I'm really not even being hyperbolic. When I wasn't in class or doing homework, I spent more or less the rest of my time partying with my friends, drinking…

You'll Be Shocked When You Find Out How Much Time We Spend On Instagram Each Day

ByBrenda Santana
Can you believe it's been a year since Instagram rolled out its Stories? I can't imagine the app without them, TBH. To celebrate the feature's first year, Instagram published a statement with some information about how much time millennials spend on…

9 Life Lessons I Learned From Working On The 2016 Presidential Campaign

Byzmeeken
Like many people my age, I did not really know what I wanted to be when I grew up. I left university in 2014 with a vague plan of politics. As a dual-citizen with the U.S. and UK, finding jobs with two job pools and no direction was, let's say,…

10 Important Life Lessons I Learned From Chelsea Handler

ByKelsey Bascom
Chelsea Handler is who I aspire to be. Seriously, #goals. Earlier this year, she led the Women's March at Sundance, and every week, she uses her voice on her show, Chelsea, to call out the insanity that is our country right now. On July 29th,…

"Designer Dimples" Are The Latest Plastic Surgery Trend Among Millennials

ByImani Brammer
In a time when a record number of millennials are seeking plastic surgery, the latest trend is focused on attaining what are called "designer dimples." The procedure is pretty much exactly what it sounds like: You pay someone anywhere between $800…