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How This Digital Creative Gets Her Skin So Good Olivia Perez is an expert at switching up her skin-care routine.
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Amy Sherald Talks About Painting Michelle Obama On this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.
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You Can Wear a Plaid Skirt to Literally Any Holiday Party It transcends dress code.
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How to Get Your Annoying Co-worker to Leave You Alone What to do when subtle, nonverbal cues aren’t enough.

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History Will Recall, George Bush Did Nothing at All I can’t forget the ways George H.W. Bush failed people with AIDS.
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‘Do I Really Want to Hurt My Baby?’ Inside the disturbing thoughts that haunt new parents.
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The Writer Sexting Internationally and Ignoring Alarm Bells This week’s sex diary.
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Older Women Are the Best Money Mentors Finding someone whose advice you trust is one of the best financial moves you can make.

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Prince William Makes Festive Joke About Kate Middleton The dad jokes strike again.
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You Can Wear a Plaid Skirt to Literally Any Holiday Party It transcends dress code.
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