Hearst Magazines Is Going After Every Last Lady Millennial Reader

In a surprising development (at least it's surprising for those who didn't catch wind of the "reorganizing" Hearst did last week), Hearst announced Monday that they were giving Cosmopolitan editor Joanna Coles an additional job: she's now also editorial director of Seventeen, a change Hearst says is part of their… »9/29/14 3:40pm9/29/14 3:40pm


CosmoGirl: One Of The Smarter Newsstand Choices For Teens

Today it was announced »10/10/08 1:00pm10/10/08 1:00pm that is folding. Hearst has decided to "consolidate its teen publishing activities into ," though the brand will continue online. Founded by Atoosa Rubenstein in 2000, was the smarter, less sex-obsessed little sister of . Atoosa supposedly came up with the idea of in 48 hours, scrawling the…

The House Bunny: Ridiculous Flick, Surprisingly Tasteful Red Carpet

It seems somehow tragically appropriate that CosmoGirl »8/19/08 10:30am8/19/08 10:30am should have something to do with last night's screening of at New York's Joseph Urban Theatre. It is, after all, the stirring tale of a Playmate becoming house mother to a group of college-age frumps and bringing out their inner fun, fearless females by means of…

Cosmo Girl Has The Spiciest — And Smartest — Advice When It Comes To Teen Sex

Down Under, two of the major teen magazines, rivals Dolly and Girlfriend, are banding together to fight government suggestions that the magazines come with "audience age recommendations," because of the sexually-explicit nature of their question-and answer-sections. According to the Daily Telegraph, "Tasmanian Senator… »5/01/08 3:00pm5/01/08 3:00pm

Teen Boys Love Implants Almost As Much As They Hate Period Bloods, Reports Cosmo Girl!

OMG the Heidi Montag issue of Cosmo Girl! keeps giving, like a full heaving bosom full of saline and strawberry Quik. And like, where would a Heidi Montag-lionizing issue be without a story on breast implants? Specifically, how boys your age really feel about them. The magazine finds seven guys to dish. "I consider… »10/10/07 1:30pm10/10/07 1:30pm

Now That Sarah Silverman Is On Gap's Payroll, You 'Really' Won't Be Able To Resist Those Khakis...

  • Sarah Silverman is going to be in ads for The Gap. What are the odds this genius plan was hatched in a corporate marketing meeting during which someone employed the term "edgy"? [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Menswear designer Thom Browne: Now bringing his shrunken jacket, cropped pant stylings to (lord help us) a womenswear line.…
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Creative Writing Contest: How I Went To Prom And Soiled The Pretty Pretty Dress I Found In The 2007 'Cosmo Girl Prom'

We here at Jezebel spend a lot of time longing for a time when we weren't so goddamn bitter and sardonic, and from your heartfelt comments and feedback we think you readers can help. Flipping through the latest issue of Cosmo Girl PROM, we had an idea along those very lines: a themed creative writing contest!… »6/01/07 4:45pm6/01/07 4:45pm