Women are Too Moral to Succeed in Business, Says New Study

Women. You turn around for one second and they're off jeopardizing their careers in some way — catfighting , asking for (literally) lighter loads because they're pregnant, and doing all sorts of other crazy things to explain why they're underrepresented and underpaid in the workplace. » 4/05/13 12:30pm 4/05/13 12:30pm

Does Wearing Vintage Fur Instead of New Fur Make You a Better Person?

It's common knowledge that today's fur industry is notoriously cruel to our fuzzy little brethren of Earth, and understandable that the tide has turned severely since the Golden Age of Hollywood, when women like Liz Taylor and Rita Hayworth would traipse around red carpets with full-body fox stoles around their necks… » 3/09/13 12:30pm 3/09/13 12:30pm

Americans Find Just About Everything More Sinful Than Birth Control

For all the chest beating and wailing and carrying on about the Obama administration's contraception mandate in the Affordable Care Act, you'd think that this country was embroiled in a coast to coast battle that pits a staunch moral majority against a small, active tide of unstoppable vaginas demanding sexual… » 5/23/12 6:30pm 5/23/12 6:30pm

Study Suggests that Eating Organic Foods Contributes to Moral Depravity

Science can be a wonderfully vindictive thing, especially when it suggests that people who self-righteously purchase and consume organic foods are more likely to not help you jump your dead car battery, hold the door open for you, or volunteer to coach a community little league team. That's right, everyone — organic… » 5/20/12 3:00pm 5/20/12 3:00pm

When Making Deals, Men Have a More Flexible Sense of Right and Wrong…

When you're negotiating with someone, it's often hard to know who you're dealing with. Are they honest or are they willing to lie, cheat, or steal to get what they want? Well, there's no surefire way to tell—until you discover later that you've been screwed over, of course—but the results of new research show that if… » 5/02/12 11:55pm 5/02/12 11:55pm

The Debate As To Whether Or Not America Is Still "Fun" Rages On

Responding to Katie Roiphe's argument that we've gone all virtuous since the gin-soaked days of Sterling-Cooper (which arguments in sum Amanda Marcotte termed "so wrong that it makes people physically uncomfortable") people are making the case for our own debauchery: » 8/03/10 2:31pm 8/03/10 2:31pm

Our Commenters: Is There Not A Newt Gingrich Amongst You All?

One of the best ("best" = soul-wrenching!) parts about working on Jezebel is reading what Jezebel readers have to say back. So we were practically drawing straws for the chance to wade through your thoughts on our decision to pay $10,000 so we could run an un-retouched Redbook cover featuring Faith Hill. (Yup, Baby Spice … » 7/17/07 5:22pm 7/17/07 5:22pm