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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. […]
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    How You'll Handle The Zombie Apocalypse, According To Your Zodiac Sign

    How You'll Handle The Zombie Apocalypse, According To Your Zodiac Sign

    The world is over as we know it. We have two wildly disliked people running for president, toddlers have Snapchat and NASA has come out with a new zodiac sign. And while it seems like there's no hope left for humanity, we still believe there's truth to our zodiac signs and how they affect our day-to-day […]
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    7 Reasons Falling In Love Will Never Be Like It Is In Movies

    7 Reasons Falling In Love Will Never Be Like It Is In Movies

    Love is never like it is in the movies because life isn't always a rom-com. In fact, if I had to categorize my love life into a genre, it would be uncomfortable thriller. Not because I'm killing anyone, just because it's scary how awkward it can be. I know my love life is nothing like a […]
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    Why Being A Parent Turns You Into A Big Kid

    Why Being A Parent Turns You Into A Big Kid

    We've all heard it before: Once you have kids, you can kiss your life goodbye. And on the surface it makes sense. From the moment you hold your baby in your arms you're suddenly responsible for someone else's life. The stakes are obviously high. But here's a little secret: Your life is not over — […]
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    What America Would Be Like If Weed Was Fully Legalized

    What America Would Be Like If Weed Was Fully Legalized

    If weed was fully legalized, the economy would flourish, for the Cheetos and adult coloring book industry. Most Millennials have their elaborate arguments on why marijuana should be legal for recreational and medicinal use. And believe me, I'm all aboard the THC train (or should I say strain), but I can foresee it getting a […]
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    5 Telltale Signs You're A Full-Blown Birthdayzilla

    5 Telltale Signs You're A Full-Blown Birthdayzilla

    I'm going for it: I'm coining the term “birthdayzilla.” A “birthdayzilla” is a birthday monster. This happens when an already self-centered person is pushed over the egotistical edge by the thought of everyone celebrating his or her life and, thus, brings everyone into his or her fiery birthday hell. Friendships will come crashing down, hostages will die inside and […]