finer things

Dior’s New Lady Bag Is Super-Fresh Made by a contemporary Korean artist.

why is your skin so good
How This Rockette Gets Her Skin So Good Plus, her stage make-up essentials.
the cut on tuesdays
Jill Kargman Talks Being on TV And Surviving Breast Cancer On this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.
year in review 2018
The Year in Hypochondria Here are the most pressing health concerns you shared with us this year.
holiday gifts
10 Beauty Gifts for Your Astrology-Obsessed Friend The stars have truly aligned this holiday season.
fixations
I Think About This a Lot: Riley Finn Leaving Buffy This is how all bad relationships should end.

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Style

Power

immigration
Three Days With the Women of the Migrant Caravan The Cut went to Tijuana and spoke to five women fleeing poverty, domestic abuse, and gang violence in Central America.
piece of work
Nobody Likes Doing Secret Santa at Work So why do we keep doing it?
the cut on tuesdays
Hear the Stories of Women Who Traveled With the Caravan This week’s episode of The Cut on Tuesdays podcast.

More Power

  1. Woody Allen’s Alleged Teen Ex-Girlfriend Shares Her Story
  2. Ruth Bader Ginsburg on What the Movie About Her Life Gets Wrong
  3. Jazmine Headley Speaks Out for First Time Since Video of NYPD Confrontation
  4. Everything We Know About the 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Who Died in U.S. Custody

Self

astrology
Madame Clairevoyant: Horoscopes for the Week of December 17 Capricorn season begins this week.
parenthood
The Single Mother Who Couldn’t Leave Her Job “The doctor said I should leave my job — but how could I leave? I was a pregnant woman with kids.”
it's complicated
It’s Complicated: I Had My First Date at 28 On learning how to start from scratch.
sex diaries
The 24-Year-Old in a Hotel Room With Her Married Co-Worker This week’s sex diary.
talking to
The Real Sex Lives of Historical Queens In pre-modern times, same-sex intimacy was an accepted part of the culture.

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  2. Maybe I Should Quit Everything and Join CrossFit
  3. A Sociological Investigation of #NoWanks
  4. How Much Does It Actually Cost to Give Birth?

Culture

talking to
The Real Sex Lives of Historical Queens In pre-modern times, same-sex intimacy was an accepted part of the culture.
trending
Why Are Girls Dancing Like Elaine Benes on Instagram? These freewheeling, unchoreographed performances sure are something.
history
Did Mary, Queen of Scots Really Wear All of Those Earrings? Investigating a costume-drama mystery.
advent calendar 2018
Gift of the Day: An Elegant Cashmere Robe A real crowd-pleaser.
the cut on tuesdays
Jill Kargman Talks Being on TV And Surviving Breast Cancer On this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.
fixations
I Think About This a Lot: Holiday Edition Nine writers tell us the holiday-themed pop-culture moments that have stayed with them over the years.

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Best of the Cut

11/28/2018
I’m Broke and Mostly Friendless and I’ve Wasted My Whole Life When you live inside of your shame, everything you see is inadequate and embarrassing.
11/25/2018
Lena Dunham Comes to Terms With Herself She’s mostly done making herself the subject of the story.
11/19/2018
The Haunting of a Dream House A New Jersey family bought their ideal home. But according to the creepy letters they started to get, they weren’t the only ones interested in it.
11/19/2018
How Did Larry Nassar Deceive So Many for So Long? Everyone believed the predatory trainer who may have just brought down USA Gymnastics.
11/9/2018
We Thought We Knew Faith, Until We Didn’t The making of a white-nationalist poster girl.
10/30/2018
Our Lady of Immaculate Taste Penny Martin, editor of fashion’s quirkiest indie mag, on nearly a decade of publishing The Gentlewoman.
10/28/2018
The Skimm Has the Ear of Millions of Women. What Are They Going to Do With It? Seven million people wake up to their newsletter, and their voice, every morning.
10/25/2018
Red Scare Leans Into Nothing A podcast that offers a critique of feminism, and capitalism, from deep inside the culture they’ve spawned.
9/27/2018
What a Good Boy In the end, Brett Kavanaugh proved that he’s exactly what Republicans want for the Supreme Court.
9/9/2018
Serena Williams and the Game That Can’t Be Won (Yet) What rage costs a woman.
8/23/2018
What It’s Really Like to Be Black and Work in Fashion From Tracee Ellis Ross, Virgil Abloh, Tyra Banks, Dapper Dan, Adwoa Aboah, and many more.
8/21/2018
Do Men Enter Bathtubs on Their Hands and Knees? An enlightening testicle investigation.