Ladies, We Need More Words Than Just 'Lady'

Ann Friedman makes a strong argument for the term "lady" in The New Republic: it "encapsulates the fundamental mutability of modern feminism" and occupies the middle ground between being a girl and a woman. (Props to Britney.) Moreover: » 1/28/13 3:15pm 1/28/13 3:15pm

Drugs, Blogs, and Cat Marnell: What Happens When One Woman's Addiction…

Now that Cat Marnell has left her post as beauty editor at xoJane—where, as the site's "beauty and health director" she infamously chronicled the intimate and more fucked-up details of her life like her drug abuse, mental health, and strained relationships—readers are wondering: What Will Happen Next? After all, the… » 6/18/12 2:35pm 6/18/12 2:35pm

Retiring NARAL President Worried Young Women Don't Care Enough About…

Nancy Keenan has been the President of the country's oldest abortion rights organization since 2004 and yesterday, she announced that at the end of the year, she'll be stepping down. At 60, she's concerned that the sun is setting on her generation of women's rights leaders, that it's time to hand the reins over to the… » 5/11/12 5:40pm 5/11/12 5:40pm

Teri Hatcher's Awesome Site For Awesome Women Who Want To Feel More…

Teri Hatcher's new website, Get Hatched (a chick's guide to life) is up and running. In a video clip, she claims the site "is not the Teri Hatcher reality show." No — it's more like a self-help book on uppers. » 5/11/10 1:00pm 5/11/10 1:00pm

Is It "Perilous" To Be A Female Blogger?

Sofia Resnick of the Austin Chronicle wants to know if the online world is, in fact, tougher on female bloggers. Susannah Breslin of XX Factor isn't so sure, and to be honest, neither am I. » 3/14/09 3:30pm 3/14/09 3:30pm

HuffPo Plays Cupid!

"Throughout the ages, there's been one question that's consistently stumped the wisest of gurus and prophets — and at times even Oprah. Love or lust?" asks Cosmopo - oh, wait, it's The HuffPo! » 12/26/08 3:00pm 12/26/08 3:00pm