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  1. terfs
    All the Fallout From Dave Chappelle’s Controversial New SpecialAmid widespread backlash to transphobic jokes in his latest set, Netflix continues to stand behind the comedian.
  2. miss u
    A Drunk Text From Your Black TightsThey really miss you. Will you take them back?
  3. flirting
    30 Best Pickup Lines to Make Your Crush (Actually) Laugh“Are you Steve from Sex and the City? Because even though I’m sure you have some faults, you seem like pretty much the best of the bunch.”
  4. april fools
    Now Is Not the Time for PranksGovernments are warning their people not to joke about the pandemic on April Fools’ Day.
  5. quizzes
    Which Garbage Animal Are You?Are you more of a pizza rat or a cigarette roach?
  6. science of us
    The Joy of Misreading ThingsOn finding absurdity in accidentally garbled phrases.
  7. fashion
    This Jean Diaper Is the Secret to My SuccessPerfect for the modern career woman on the go.
  8. tv
    Finally, The Sopranos and the Sex and the City Universes MeetI couldn’t help but wonder if Carrie Bradshaw and Paulie Walnuts are meant to be.
  9. golden globes 2019
    The Celebrities Who Seem the Most Like They Have CBD Oil on Their FeetWho’s a little more comfortable at the Golden Globes?
  10. shopping
    Our Favorite Totally Real Stores on Bleecker StreetIntroducing ‘The Jennery,’ a digital-only concept store featuring artisanal products from around the world, all designed by women named Jen.
  11. 2018 midterms
    In Praise of Beto O’Rourke, the Sweaty ManHillary had pantsuits, Beto has sweat.
  12. science of us
    How to Make an Abortion JokeAn analysis by a sociologist who studies them.
  13. generators
    What’s Your Ridiculous Triple-Threat Career?Find out with our handy generator.
  14. beauty standards
    Even Giant Fish Can’t Ignore the Siren’s Call of Plastic SurgeryNot everything is better down where it’s wetter.
  15. dating
    What Would Donald Trump Jr.’s Dating Profile Look Like?With news that he’s getting divorced, we imagine the possibilities.
  16. late capitalism
    15 Other Mascots We’d Like to See Turned Into Women, for Some ReasonNow that brands are obsessed with this move, we have a few suggestions. (For feminism.)
  17. overachiever
    How to Teach Yourself to Be FunnierTo improve your sense of humor, start by making yourself laugh.
  18. i don’t
    Unconventional Tips for the Unconventional BrideRustic barn? Doughnut cake? Converse under your dress? They’ve all been done.
  19. humor
    10 More Stories From the Goop ‘Conspiracy Theories’ IssueGwyn is really leaning into this whole Infowars comparison with the newest issue of Goop.
  20. possibilities
    Short Ken and 19 Other Alternative Ken DollsDivorced Dad Ken, anyone?
  21. 6 Upcoming Justin Trudeau PR StuntsHe’s done shirtless hiking, photobombed prom pictures, and kayaked right up to people. Here’s what could be next.
  22. The Connection Between Humor and Health: Kind of ComplicatedBeware of overly simplistic story lines telling you to just have a sense of humor about life’s ups and downs.
  23. inspiring
    10 More Body-Positive Soap BottlesDove recently introduced a line of “Real Beauty” bottles. We thought, why stop there?
  24. Test Yourself: Psychologists Created a Quiz to Define Your Sense of HumorThere are four options.
  25. how-tos
    The Ultimate Goop Guide to LovemakingStep two: Drink nothing but raw milk for a week.
  26. mamma mia
    I Found My Perfect Wedding Dress at New York Fashion Week[Kisses fingertips like an Italian chef]
  27. alternative diets
    Lemon Water, Rusty Nails, and Roadkill: What Steve Bannon Eats in a DayA peek inside Steve Bannon’s food diary.
  28. If You Have a Twisted Sense of Humor, It’s Probably Because You’re a Cool GeniusA new study found that an appreciation for dark jokes is linked to higher IQ and lower aggression.
  29. How Telling Jokes at Work Can Seriously BackfireDon’t do it unless you’re positive you’re actually funny.
  30. Here Is What Hillary Clinton’s Cabinet Definitely Would’ve Looked LikeAttorney General Lena Dunham.
  31. science of us
    Here’s What Happens in Your Brain When You Hear a PunNew research explains the neuroscience of wordplay.
  32. A Smart Sense of Humor Helps People Survive Being AliveEspecially for women.
  33. So That’s Why Ancient Statues Have Tiny PenisesNo, it’s not because they were modeled after your ex-boyfriend.
  34. Let’s All Take a Moment to Appreciate BathsSure, you’re sitting in a puddle of your own filth. But it’s a warm, bubbly, soothing filthpuddle.
  35. unwifeable
    How to Win at Marriage CounselingDo you want to be happy or be right? Be right, obviously.
  36. if only
    Hey, Sweetie, Here’s What We Really Did While You Were Gone at CampLetters to a camper.
  37. productivity
    Funny Meetings Might Be More Productive MeetingsA possible exception to common meetings-are-terrible folk wisdom.
  38. babies
    Babies Are Tiny ComediansAnd the “jokes” infants make can tell scientists a lot about their cognitive abilities. 
  39. mood elevators
    Diary of a 20-Year-Old Breakup ProcrastinatorA fictional account of a very real phenomenon.
  40. social psychology
    What Makes Some Ebola Jokes Okay?The science of taboo-breaking.
  41. Your Grandma Doesn’t Care for Mean Jokes Older adults don’t like jokes at someone else’s expense.  
  42. Why Facebook’s ‘Satire’ Tag Is NecessaryPeople are pretty great at missing the joke.
  43. Funny People Have More Friends in Tough TimesAnd other ways humor helps us cope. 
  44. Psychologists Nerdily Insist to The Onion They Can Take a JokeWe “get” humor, they say, humorlessly.
  45. Explaining the Funny, Then Not Funny, Then Funny Again Joke Even if you don’t entirely want to reward the tedious gag with a laugh, you probably do.
  46. You Totally Laugh at Your Own Jokes, and More Facts About LaughterThe science of the giggles.
  47. unlikely cameos
    Watch Dan Stevens Smoke Weed and Cross-Dress in Rachel ComeyFor the high-larious marijuana-themed web series High Maintenance.
  48. male gaze
    Male Gaze: Jimmy Fallon’s Slightly Refined HumorOur “Idiot Boyfriend” has matured so well.
  49. funny girls
    Video: The Stars of 2012’s Editorials Prepare for the Fashion ApocalypseA comedian creates conversations between models, celebrities, and editorials before the Mayan Apocalypse hits.