How To Be An It Girl: October Nylon Explains It All For You

October plays host to Nylon »10/22/08 3:00pm10/22/08 3:00pm's second annual "It Girl" Issue and the IG's in question are about what you'd expect: lots of rich children and models and well-dressed scenesters. "It Girl" is itself such an amorphous concept, we wondered, what does it even mean? Well, from examining the It Girls profiled within (Zooey…

4 Things I Hate About Esquire's "10 Things You Don't Know About Women"

Women's magazines are full of tips about understanding the male gender via heavily edited anecdotes from a handful of highly mainstream twentysomethings. August's Cosmo, for instance, offers insight into "males' deepest sex secrets" — and then delivers a dude named Jim telling you not to kiss his chest. However, this… »7/31/08 12:30pm7/31/08 12:30pm

Daily Mail Columnist: American Women Are "Mindbogglingly Stupid"

Writer and Sexist of the Year Tad Safran, who has spent the past month insulting both British and American women (and in some cases, American women playing British women, like Renee Zellweger in Bridget Jones), is ostensibly the subject of a column in today's Daily Mail called The Man Who Called British Women 'Ugly'… »12/28/07 11:00am12/28/07 11:00am

Canadian Women Have A Secret: They're Pothead Heathens Who Believe In Honesty

Canadians: Such a wildly unexpected bunch! According to a just-released survey conducted by Canadian's women's magazine Chatelaine, 1 in 5 Canadian women has cheated on her partner, yet half of the women surveyed list "loyalty" as the quality they desire most in a mate. Which makes sense, we suppose, because really —… »8/28/07 2:30pm8/28/07 2:30pm