La Bulla: L.A. Celebrates Lucha Libre, Art, and Culture

WITH OVER TEN YEARS in the making, La Bulla is one of the largest multicultural Lucha Libre art exhibits that Los Angeles has to offer.…

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Doped: Are Women Masking True Emotions With Drugs?

MOODY BITCHES, a groundbreaking book by psychiatrist Dr. Julie Holland that calls for society to reconsider how it views female “moodiness,” has whipped up controversy in…

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Sleeping More Leads to Better Sex… and More of It

NOW HERE’S A GREAT REASON to feel good about sleeping in on the weekends. We’ve all heard that getting in some extra Zzzzz’s is good for everything from…

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So You Want to Date a Writer: 6 Tips to Start off Write

“SO. WHAT DO YOU DO?” It makes me nervous. It sends a shiver down up my back. If you filmed me hearing that question and…

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Busy BS: Why We’re Never as Busy as We Think We Are

“UGH. I’M JUST SO BUSY.” If that’s your go-to phrase, you might want to clear your calendar for the day and take a moment to…

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Which Came First: The Selfie or the Narcissism?

YOUR PHONE CHIRPS. Frantically, you reach into your pocket. With sweaty, eager palms, you see it sitting comfortably in your phone’s notifications: one new like.…

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First Female Prez: On Being (Mostly) Ready for Hillary

IN POSSIBLY THE LEAST SURPRISING NEWS OF THE WEEK — aside from Justin Bieber getting himself kicked out of Coachella — our homegirl Hillary announced…

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Holding Space: Do Gender Norms Affect How We Care?

I HAVE A TENDENCY to credit my neuroses for some of my finer qualities. I never miss a deadline because I’m anxious about disappointing others.…

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Reham Fagiri: From Goldman Sachs to Start-up CEO

REHAM FAGIRI does not have a typical start-up story. Her journey started when, at 16, she left her family in Sudan to attend university in…

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Groove: How Well Do You Think You Know Your Body?

JENNIFER ALDORETTA, a trained engineer, created the Groove app when she realized that that she could combine her experience with side effects on the Pill with her…

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