summer friday

Hot Days Call for a White Dress and Sneakers A polka-dot version is especially cool.

let's makeup
This New Mascara Promises Crazy-Voluminous Lashes
sex diaries
The Yogi Ending an Affair and Exploring Threesome Apps This week’s sex diary.
science of us
When Does Your Adult Personality Kick In? The science of those “on-brand” childhood stories taking over Twitter.
buying in bulk
Lush Is Super-Sizing Their Most Popular Products They’ll be about the same size as a pint of ice cream.
behind the scenes
The Pro-Life ‘Roe v. Wade’ Movie Sounds Like a Total Mess The film features scenes with “buckets of baby fetuses” and cameos by Tomi Lahren and Milo Yiannopolous.

Most Popular

  1. Middle Children Are Going Extinct, Just When We Could Use Them the Most
  2. Meghan Markle, Emma Watson Wore Matching Pants to Wimbledon
  3. How an Aspiring ‘It’ Girl Tricked New York’s Party People — and Its Banks
  4. Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Went to Wimbledon Without Harry or William
  5. This Correction in a NY Times Article About Vagina Selfies Is Really Something

Style

Power

the body politic
Summer of Rage White men are the minority in the United States — no wonder they get uncomfortable when their power is challenged.
family separation policy
Only 57 Migrant Kids Under Age 5 Are Back With Their Parents Here’s what we know about what will happen next.
profile
Amber Tamblyn Is Advocating for Women, and Herself She’s lactating on late-night TV, teaching feminism to David Cross and Quentin Tarantino, and attacking rape culture in her debut novel.

More Power

  1. Weinstein Admits to Offering Jobs in Exchange for Sex
  2. This Correction in a NY Times Article About Vagina Selfies Is Really Something
  3. Trump Says the U.S. and U.K.’s Relationship Is the ‘Highest Level of Special’ 
  4. Cynthia Nixon Got Over 65,000 Signatures to Appear on the Primary Ballot

Self

ask polly
‘I Feel Empty’ You have no connection to your success because you don’t know why you do what you do.
sex diaries
The Yogi Ending an Affair and Exploring Threesome Apps This week’s sex diary.
it's complicated
What to Know Before Getting Back Together With an Ex It had been six years since Austin and I broke up, but we weren’t sure whether the time apart would help or hurt this time around.
astrology
Madame Clairevoyant: Horoscopes for the Week of July 9 Jupiter goes direct this week, and there’s an emotional lunar eclipse.
sex diaries
The Designer Hooking Up in the Steam Room This week’s sex diary.

More self

  1. 5 People on Coming Out As Poly to Their Families
  2. Why You Keep Having the Same Work Stress Dream Over and Over
  3. 3 Juicy High-School and College Reunion Stories
  4. An STD You’ve Never Heard of Could Be the Next Superbug

Culture

behind the scenes
The Pro-Life ‘Roe v. Wade’ Movie Sounds Like a Total Mess The film features scenes with “buckets of baby fetuses” and cameos by Tomi Lahren and Milo Yiannopolous.
science of us
Why It’s So Hard to Stop Reading Books You Don’t Even Like It comes down to grit, and guilt.
accolades
Sandra Oh & Issa Rae Finally Got the Emmy Nods They Deserve And nine other nominations we’re excited about this year.
sex diaries
The Yogi Ending an Affair and Exploring Threesome Apps This week’s sex diary.
celebrity
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin’s Kardashian Konnections All roads lead to Calabasas.
television
Sharp Objects and the Stories Scars Tell The third project in Marti Noxon’s “self-harm trilogy” strives to find a female gaze on women’s mutilated bodies.

More Culture

  1. Angelique Kerber Beats Serena Williams to Win Wimbledon
  2. Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Went to Wimbledon Without Harry or William
  3. Scarlett Johansson Leaves Her Role in Rub & Tug
  4. Celebrities Pen Open Letter Defending Asia Argento Against Misogynist Trolls

Best of the Cut

7/3/2018
Marisa Tomei Knows What’s She’s Worth A frank conversation on money, beauty, and sticking with work you love.
6/7/2018
Meet Jorja Smith: The Soul Singer Who Turned Down Drake “Maybe I am a bit of a siren.”
6/4/2018
Time’s Up, Bill Is Bill Clinton the only one who doesn’t realize he needs to join the #MeToo reckoning?
5/28/2018
How an Aspiring ‘It’ Girl Tricked New York’s Party People — and Its Banks Somebody had to foot the bill for Anna Delvey’s fabulous new life. The city was full of marks.
5/13/2018
What I Learned on My Date With a Sex Robot Maybe they need to be more like us. Or maybe we’re already learning to be more like them.
5/1/2018
In Her New Book Motherhood, Sheila Heti Confronts an Eternal Female Crossroads The writer takes up the problem of whether to have a baby in her engrossing autobiographical novel.
4/5/2018
Busy Philipps on Instagram, Her BFF Michelle Williams, and Losing Heath Ledger Instagram’s favorite storyteller has so much more to say.
4/2/2018
The ‘Mirror Face’ of 17 New York Women Women, photographed through a two-way mirror, reveal what they desire in themselves.
3/16/2018
Teens Already Know How to Overthrow the Government You would too if you’d grown up reading the Hunger Games.
3/1/2018
Zazie Beetz on Deadpool, Atlanta, and Overcoming Her Anxiety In the chaotic world of Atlanta, she’s a grounding force.
2/5/2018
Jameela Jamil Has Found Her Good Place The British TV presenter turned American sitcom star embraces life as a loose cannon.
1/10/2018
I Started the Media Men List My name is Moira Donegan.