Photoshopped: Why Women Hate Pictures Of Themselves

Women hate » 7/28/08 2:30pm 7/28/08 2:30pm getting our pictures taken. Or, rather, as Leah Hardy muses in her first-person essay in the of London, we hate the way we look once they're taken; over two thirds of women surveyed by Hewlett Packard revealed that they are "deeply embarrassed" by the way they look in pictures. We hate it so much that an…

"Girls Hurt": The Soccer Story That Will Pain Your Pretty Little Head

"To believe that the Times accurately reflects the world and then go out into the streets of New York is to be struck by a sense of the absurd," wrote Earl Shorris in the October 1977 Harper's. So yeah, one doesn't actually "expect the world" from the extra Newtons of force expended in picking up a Sunday Times;… » 5/12/08 2:00pm 5/12/08 2:00pm