• Brittany Leitner in Life

    American Eagle Launched A Denim Hijab And It's Absolutely Beautiful

    American Eagle Launched A Denim Hijab And It's Absolutely Beautiful

    Inclusivity may be a major cultural talking point right now, but it's no passing trend. After all, it's the most accurate representation of our day-to-day lives, and it's time to blast that idea into the mainstream. American Eagle aims to do just that with its denim hijab, which just launched and is available online now for $19.95. The company's […]
  • Brittany Leitner in Wellness

    Here's How To Fuel Before And After A Workout If You Can't Stop For A Meal

    Here's How To Fuel Before And After A Workout If You Can't Stop For A Meal

    Nothing makes me wish I had more time in the day than trying to incorporate a gym routine into my schedule. By the time you get out of work and make it to a class, it's already nearing 7 p.m. And yeah, I'm aware I could work out before work, but doing that is for people […]
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    The Result Of This Woman's Round Manicure Request Is What Nightmares Are Made Of

    The Result Of This Woman's Round Manicure Request Is What Nightmares Are Made Of

    When you pay for a beauty service, you're definitely putting your life (No, I'm definitely not being dramatic!) in someone else's hands. This is 100 percent the reason I cut my own hair (only one skill is required: believing in yourself), but I'm a sucker for anything related to nail art. And for that, I have to […]
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    What Is Ghost Mode? How To Turn Off Snap Map So You Can Live In Peace

    What Is Ghost Mode? How To Turn Off Snap Map So You Can Live In Peace

    It's no secret that I'm a fan of the many wonderful and teen ways you can fully utilize Snapchat. From snap sexting, to the ugly AF selfies I send my bestie on my morning commute, it's my sincere belief that Insta stories will never fully kill Snapchat. Besides, who in their right mind would upload a […]
  • Brittany Leitner in News

    Oregon Now Has A Third-Gender Option For Driver's Licenses, And It's About Time

    Oregon Now Has A Third-Gender Option For Driver's Licenses, And It's About Time

    On Thursday, Oregon became the first state to officially recognize a third gender on legal documents, referred to as gender “X,” in a huge win for LGBTQ+ individuals. On that same Thursday on the opposite side of the country, Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signed HB 3859 into law, which gives Texas welfare offices freedom to discriminate […]
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    Drake's Billboard Music Awards Performance Was Fire, Literally — VIDEO

    Drake's Billboard Music Awards Performance Was Fire, Literally — VIDEO

    Drake is one of those performers who doesn't need a flashy, choreographed show to give the fans what they want. When he was at Madison Square Garden last summer on his Summer Sixteen tour, the flashiest part of his performance were the glowy light balls that pushed back and forth from the ceiling. But that's […]
  • Brittany Leitner on Awards Season

    Miley Cyrus Breaks Down While Performing ‘Malibu' At 2017 Billboard Music Awards

    Miley Cyrus Breaks Down While Performing ‘Malibu' At 2017 Billboard Music Awards

    Miley Cyrus has left the leotards and and pasties behind — for now. Since debuting her love-inspired single, “Malibu” last week, Cyrus has adopted a more toned-down persona. The last time Cyrus performed at the Billboard Music Awards was in 2014, alongside the Flaming Lips, led by Wayne Coyne. This was pique Miley Cyrus freak […]
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    Why Wasn't Selena Gomez At The Billboard Music Awards?

    Why Wasn't Selena Gomez At The Billboard Music Awards?

    Maybe Selena Gomez just wanted to spend her Sunday evening in bed. All my feelings on fire… #BadLiar is out now. https://t.co/o4KYidITCr pic.twitter.com/c2BboJKVtP — Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) May 18, 2017 The “Bad Liar” singer has some serious stay-at-home vibes in her new music video, which is rumored to be a song written about her beau, The […]
  • Brittany Leitner on Mental Health

    Lena Dunham Is Taking A Break For Her Personal Health And DGAF What You Think

    Lena Dunham Is Taking A Break For Her Personal Health And DGAF What You Think

    After a six-season run on Girls, a Golden Globe win and a trail of political activism, Lena Dunham is hitting the pause button. The actress and writer has had a lot on her plate for the past five years, since her student film Tiny Furniture caught the attention of HBO execs and her Girls writing partner/producer, Judd Apatow. But […]
  • Brittany Leitner in TV

    6 Things To Know About Halima Aden, The 19-Year-Old Miss USA Judge

    6 Things To Know About Halima Aden, The 19-Year-Old Miss USA Judge

    Remember a time when you used to hear about the Miss USA pageant and didn't completely cringe at misogynistic undertones? Or, remember when you heard “Donald Trump,” and just thought of him as that reality show guy who says, “you're fired?” Let's close our eyes together and revel in that time. Now, back to reality: […]
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    Why Cinco De Mayo Celebrations Are Not The Same In The Trump Era

    Why Cinco De Mayo Celebrations Are Not The Same In The Trump Era

    Have you ever found yourself liking something more just because someone you didn't like hated it so much? That's kind of how I feel about my culture and Donald Trump. As someone who's half Mexican and half white, my family seemed to gravitate toward the white side of my background. My mother didn't grow up with a […]