Crafty Teen Drugged Parents' Milkshakes So She Could Get on the Internet

It's Friday evening in Placer County, California. You're a teenage girl who really really really needs to get online, but your parents have some rules regarding logging on to the internet. What to do? Obviously, the answer is: Serve your parents some delicious milkshakes in which the secret ingredient is a shitload of… » 1/03/13 12:10pm 1/03/13 12:10pm

Climate Change Could Hurt Teen Girls The Most

A new study shows teenage girls could face the worst harm from climate change. That's because families often pull their daughters out of school in times of extreme crisis, and may even sell them as so-called "famine brides." Girls also may not be taught the skills — like swimming or tree-climbing — they need to survive… » 7/21/11 5:20pm 7/21/11 5:20pm

Easy A Tackles Slut-Shaming, Gossip & What We Expect From Girls Now

I saw Easy A this weekend, and loved it. What I didn't love? Facing the reality that when it comes to girls and sex, we haven't come that far since the 17th century Puritanical days of Hester Prynne. » 9/20/10 3:04pm 9/20/10 3:04pm

At 16, Miley Cyrus Is Still A Girl, And Yet A Woman

Two Conde Nast titles feature Miley Cyrus this month. In Teen Vogue Miley's a wild child who thinks dating rules are dumb (but doesn't break them). In Glamour the "girl-woman" is openly dating a 20-year-old. » 4/06/09 1:00pm 4/06/09 1:00pm