The World Beyond College: How and Why to Tip Jezebel

Do you know that we see all the tips that come into Jezebel? Everything from your hate mail about our provocative anti-milk stance to police corruption to bland PR pitches. We rely on you. » 2/19/15 11:20am 2/19/15 11:20am

Google's Most Searched Beauty Questions of 2014, Answered

Google revealed its top search trends for 2014 today, and the results are an eclectic mix of expected (Ebola symptoms, Serial), scary (asphyxia), depressing (Wal Mart is the most-searched location on Google Maps), and things that I, too, would like to know (How to wear a scarf). And then there are Google's Most… » 12/16/14 7:15pm 12/16/14 7:15pm

A 100% Foolproof Guide to Not Having Your Nudes Leaked Online

Hard to believe that only a short week ago, the vast majority of online masturbators hadn't seen private photos of Jennifer Lawrence stolen by hackers. But, we live in a post-fappening world, and there are lessons to be learned from it. Take heed of them, celebrities and non-celebrities alike, or inevitably find your… » 9/05/14 1:30pm 9/05/14 1:30pm

Rejected Princesses: The Weirder Tales Disney Will Never Do

We all know that Disney tends to soften those folk tales that they turn into movies, giving them happy endings, removing the less PG elements. However, there are some stories out there that are just a little too outrageous for even the House of Mouse, and there are quite of few of them that involve maidens. » 6/19/14 1:59pm 6/19/14 1:59pm

​We Get Some Really Amazing Tips In The Jezebel Inbox


My name is Miss Sonia i saw your profile today on ( and became interested in you. l will also like to know you the more and l want you to send an email to my email address so l can give you my picture for you to know whom l am

» 12/07/13 1:00pm 12/07/13 1:00pm

How to Get Out of a Wedding Alive

It’s summertime, so it’s wedding time. Psyched? No, I know. What should be a maybe fraught but generally lovely tradition of intimacy-made-public, of vulnerability-made-brave, has come to sanction and even require demanding, ‘zilla-ed out brides, wedding websites, multiple pre-wedding showers and parties and gift… » 8/06/13 5:10pm 8/06/13 5:10pm

Guy Leaves $1000 Tip So Server Can Take Her Dream Trip to Italy

Waiting tables is a generally thankless profession, unless you happen to have a particularly cheery disposition. Occasionally though, the humanity prevails to give one devoted waiter or waitress something that's not in the family of being sexually harassed. You know, like a really. big. fat. tip. » 5/20/13 2:10pm 5/20/13 2:10pm

Lois Lane cosplay + Piano = Woaah!

Sonya Belousova is at it again and this time cosplaying Lois Lane and playing the Superman theme by John Williams. Be sure to check out her Batman and The Walking dead video if you haven't before! » 5/09/13 10:15pm 5/09/13 10:15pm

How to Get Over In-Flight Anxiety (Without Gobbling Pills or Drinks)

With almost one in three American adults anxious about flying, the de-stress ritual of a pre-flight cocktail to in-flight glass of wine/quaaludes routine is coming to be everyone's go-to for dealing with flying nerves. Now, ain't nothing wrong with a little booze or a couple of clonazepam to calm your nerves (or… » 4/16/13 3:30pm 4/16/13 3:30pm

Judging Complex Magazine's List of Awkward Shit Women Do After Sex

Ever the philanthropist, the young men's lifestyle mag Complex is determined to put an end to post-coital awkwardness on both sides. Um, thanks, Complex! Last month they called guys out on the top 10 cringe-worthy things they do after sackin' a lady, and now they've come back with 20—20!—theoretically ick-inducing … » 11/17/12 1:30pm 11/17/12 1:30pm

The Restaurant Industry Treats Women Like Shit

Anyone who has ever worked in the restaurant industry can tell you that it can be incredibly unpleasant for everyone involved, but a new study has found that, in fact, it's an especially terrible place for women to work. To begin with, they make less money. Women servers who work full-time earn 68 percent of the… » 2/14/12 11:50am 2/14/12 11:50am

Happy Birthday, Roe v. Wade!

Have a cupcake or mini-pie in honor of the 38th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Roe v. Wade, the landmark decision that protected a woman's right to choose. Don't like desserts? Here's some other ways to celebrate. » 1/22/11 12:07pm 1/22/11 12:07pm

Today In Tips: Skinny Models & Sending Rush To Costa Rica

Thanks to contributions from readers on our #tips page, interesting (or infuriating) stories are always close at hand. Read on to find out why women don't blog and the how the Palm Pre failed to market to women. » 3/23/10 5:00pm 3/23/10 5:00pm

Today In Tips: Operation Bombshell & Photoshop Disasters

We're always on the lookout for interesting stories, and thanks to the #tips page, we never have to go too far. Read on for Coco, pink microscopes, and the benefits of planning your pregnancy. » 12/29/09 6:00pm 12/29/09 6:00pm

Hamburger Helper

Random/awesome reader email of the day: "Morning Edition just had a piece about Zombie Banks...and here in Salt Lake City a truck just spilled like a million pounds of hamburger on the freeway, and another truck spilled a load of beer. Enjoy!" » 2/17/09 11:45am 2/17/09 11:45am

The Nanny Diaries

The editor of the Best Nanny Newsletter has some revolutionary tips for nannies about how to market themselves: have a "standout resume" and "great interview skills." Next you'll tell me to have a "good cover letter!" [US News, image via ISYN] » 12/16/08 10:40am 12/16/08 10:40am

Sports Bra Saves Stranded Hiker • L.A. Strippers Sue Clubs For Tips

An American hiker in the Bavarian Alps who was stranded for 3 days was rescued after she attached her sports bra to a cable used by lumberjacks to get their attention. • A new study has found that men are more likely to share their creative work online than women. • Lesbians are barred from donating blood in China… » 6/23/08 4:30pm 6/23/08 4:30pm

Jesus Died On The Cross So You Would Tip Your Damn Barista, Fox News

I generally love watching Fox News, if only because watching it is not nearly as mindnumbing as subjecting yourself to those "There's the week, there's the weekend, and then there's the day when I would rather listen to Celine Dion in hell than watch this commercial again and that day came a LONG TIME AGO" New York… » 3/21/08 5:30pm 3/21/08 5:30pm

Andrea Bailey of Ashland, Kentucky bought a pack of straws at Wal-Mart for her 3-year-old-daughter a couple weeks ago. The pack had a variety of shapes, including a heart, but also two that she says look like penises. Bailey was quite upset and complained to the story. Wal-Mart says it has pulled the product,… » 3/18/08 6:16pm 3/18/08 6:16pm