You thought that, by the age of eight, you'd seen everything that magnets can do, right? WRONG. This weird contraption both attracts AND repels depending on how you twist it. It's the kind of insanely simple thing that could totally eat up hours of your time.... More →
Whenever I’m lying awake at night, it’s usually because I’m hungry and I’m wondering if I should make a quick snack, thus compromising the state of my just-brushed teeth. Lately, however, it’s because I’m trying to figure out who would play me in a movie about... More →
Dear Auntie, I’m worried that I might be losing touch with my values.I’m not sure when this began, but I’ve noticed that I increasingly take the more controversial side of an argument when I’m debating something with my peers. For example, a friend (who is... More →
This week in PotterNotes, the gloves are coming off. We know these characters are universally adored but WE DON'T CARE. Maddy and Kelsey are bringing the truth to the light of day!
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Summer is here, legs are being bared, and you—no matter who you are—are just a couple of minutes away from the kind of holy Mediterranean glow that cost Achilles his life.
All you need is a bronzer.
But what kind? How to apply? And why are there... More →
It's primary day for six states hosting Democratic contests, and the Associated Press has called the delegate count for Hillary Clinton, which is to say, IT'S ALMOST ALL OVER. Primary season, anyway.
But how do you and your compatriots feel about this election, now... More →
Hi, Auntie!Let’s get right to the point: I have a friend problem. I have been in my current group of friends for about two years now, and I have known them for three years. I usually feel pretty secure in my social standing, but lately... More →
Hermione Granger, Katniss Everdeen, and the rest of our top-billed book friends might get all the credit for their literary lady heroism, but at the end of the day, the depth chart for awesome in the genre is staggering. In fact, these YA... More →
Dear Auntie,I could really, really use some advice. I don't know how to fix this problem and I'm seriously starting to fear for my health. The problem is, I don't even know if this is an actual problem or if I just have no self-control.... More →
I'm married, and I did vote for Hillary in 2008 (don't throw rocks!), but I feel like it's okay to say that I still have an ENORMOUS crush on President Obama—because, I mean, no matter who you are, you'd be pretty crazy, IMO, not to: he... More →