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Women’s Equality Day: A Difficult Year But There’s Hope

Ladies, it’s been a tough year for us. On this Women’s Equality Day, rather than feel defeated by what has come to pass this year and rather than celebrate relative and obscure equality, get hungry. On this Women’s Equality that I am grateful for the company around me that understand there’s more to achieve and that we’re going to do it together.

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An Engagement Ring’s Second Chance

The idea that diamond engagement rings are bad luck after a failed engagement or marriage is simply the product of clever jewelry marketing. But what if buying or selling a secondary market diamond engagement ring didn’t have to have such a superstitious stigma?

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Dating Solutions on Giving Out Your Phone Number

Finally, there’s a solution for when you don’t want to give your phone number to creepy people, but don’t want to be rude either because as the bell Hooks hotline explains, “because we’re [women] raised to know it’s safer to give a fake phone number than to directly reject an aggressive guy.”

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The Ugly Handiwork of Selfies on Bridal Confidence

Barely anyone in the world can be a hand model like George Costanza on Seinfeld or like David Duchovny on Zoolander. Trying to live up to their dexterity standards is dangerous, it’s best to just love your paws as they are, but for some soon-to-be brides this is proving a little too difficult. Some are turning to expensive and temporary plastic surgery instead.

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Reality TV Marries Strangers at First Sight 

What would it take for you to marry a complete stranger? In New York City, with a population of 8 million, there are at least 600 people who can’t find a mate worthy of marriage. What’s their solution (or last resort) to this conundrum in the dating digital age? An “extreme social experiment” hosted by […]

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The Power of the Penis Tiara

The bachelorette penis tiara – is it a feminist fashion faux pas or a cock crown of power? Either way, they’re impossible to avoid when going out on the weekend as they light up on top of an inebriated bride’s head, its feathery balls swaying in the wind. As ubiquitous, but terribly misunderstood party paraphernalia, […]

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Bummed Out Over Wedding Photo Trends?

Exposing the reasons behind this new wedding photo trend: is this a photo faux pas or a chance to embrace the female form? Why are bridal parties having an expensive professional photographer take photos of their backsides as if they accidentally tucked their skirts into their underwear post-bathroom?