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    What Each Type Of Valentine’s Day Post On Social Media Really Means

    What Each Type Of Valentine’s Day Post On Social Media Really Means

    Ah, Valentine’s Day: another day of the year where we over-evaluate our self-worth and willingness to love. I have pretty mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day. While it pressures my boyfriend to show me how much he loves me, it does pressure me to brag about it on social media, which will only result in severe judgment […]
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    The 5 Things You Need To Know About Dating An Alpha Female

    The 5 Things You Need To Know About Dating An Alpha Female

    I self-identify as an alpha female. This is means I am opinionated, outspoken and overworked. Some people may say they are too intimidated to date an alpha female. That’s fine. That isn’t the type of person an alpha female is interested in anyway. Sure, telling an alpha female you’re intimidated by her might be cute at first if you’re nervous, but […]
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    Gay Guys Explain Why They’re Better Than Women At Picking Up Men

    Gay Guys Explain Why They’re Better Than Women At Picking Up Men

    Straight men and women have a lot to learn from gay guys in the dating scene. When it comes to picking up men, gay guys are just better at it because they know what they like, and they know how to get it. Our generation is used to overanalyzing every aspect of dating and a relationship, but […]
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    I Got An IUD Right After The Election Because The Threat Is Real

    I Got An IUD Right After The Election Because The Threat Is Real

    The morning I found out Trump was president, I didn’t want to get out of bed. As a straight white female, I wasn’t sad for myself; I was so sad for the majority of America that’s made to feel like the minority. I was so sad that the frightened had been validated, and that the […]
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    Virtual Reality Sex Blurs The Lines Of Cheating And Porn

    Virtual Reality Sex Blurs The Lines Of Cheating And Porn

    It’s 2017, the world is ending, and you have to worry about robots fucking your boyfriend. Virtual reality sex is an erotic simulation provided through the use of virtual reality goggles. The goggles allow you to interact with a webcam person live by getting a 360 view of their environment. They are even creating interactive suits and […]
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    The 3 Types Of Negging And How To Shut Each One Down

    The 3 Types Of Negging And How To Shut Each One Down

    Negging takes bad pick up lines to the next level. The term “negging” originated from the book “The Game,” written by investigative reporter Neil Strauss on how to pick up women. In the book, Strauss describes Negging as discreetly undermining a women’s self-esteem so that she’ll hang around to fight for your approval. This goes all the way back to the playground days, […]
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    Here’s Why You Can’t Trust Men To Take Male Birth Control

    Here’s Why You Can’t Trust Men To Take Male Birth Control

    I decided to start taking birth control the first time I heard a guy say his “pull-out game is strong.” In a time when Planned Parenthood is at stake, we need all the birth control we can get. So the question is: Men, would you take male birth control and women, would you trust them to […]
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    What Social Anxiety Feels Like

    What Social Anxiety Feels Like

    For some people, the best plans are canceled plans. Social anxiety disorder, also called social phobia, is an anxiety disorder in which a person has an excessive and unreasonable fear of social situations. Personally, I find it pretty reasonable. Think about it– in a typical social situation, you have to put on uncomfortable clothing and shoes, […]
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    How You’ll Act At A Holiday Party Based On Your Zodiac Sign

    How You’ll Act At A Holiday Party Based On Your Zodiac Sign

    It’s mid December, and that means three things: No money, seasonal depression and holiday parties. Whether the party is with your coworkers, friends or family members, one thing is for sure — something bad is bound to happen. Everyone’s had something bad happen to them at a holiday party. You can’t expect to mix eggnog, […]
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    Adderall: Why The Study Drug Is Both Overprescribed And Underestimated

    Adderall: Why The Study Drug Is Both Overprescribed And Underestimated

    It’s the focus during dead week when you’re overwhelmed by exams. It’s the pick-me-up at a pregame so you can last all night long. It’s the daily dose to get you back to feeling “normal.” It’s the addiction that will consume you whole. People take Adderall for a variety of reasons, and, like any drug, […]
  • Kelley Lord on Mental Health

    How This Short Film Takes Down Hollywood’s Glamorization Of Eating Disorders

    How This Short Film Takes Down Hollywood’s Glamorization Of Eating Disorders

    Witnessing someone go through an eating disorder shouldn’t be comfortable to watch. That’s why it was so refreshing to watch “Binge,” a short film about Angela, a young pastry entrepreneur who struggles with bulimia. The film is gritty and gross, and it shows what a tragic cycle eating disorders can become. The main actress Angela […]
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    How America Will Look If Trump Becomes President

    How America Will Look If Trump Becomes President

    The world will be over. Now that Halloween has passed, the scariest event of the year is approaching: the presidential election.   With the election a week away, everyone is sitting on the edge of their seats waiting to find out who will be the next — and potentially last —president of the United States. […]