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  1. in her shoes podcast
    Issa Rae Is Having a ‘Good-ass Summer’The writer, producer, and comedian talks to the Cut about the songs that hype her up, her TV recommendations, and mixing work with play.
  2. fixations
    I Think About This a Lot: The Best Friendships on TV EditionThe Molly to my Issa, the Maya to my Anna, and the other fictional friendships we love to obsess over.
  3. culture
    Natasha Rothwell Is in Her Brené Brown Life StageInsert “Insecure growth GIF” here.
  4. how i get it done
    How Issa Rae Gets It DoneFrom breakfast hot sauce to bedtime skin care and everything in between.
  5. dream date
    #LawrenceHive ForeverInsecure’s Jay Ellis is ready for a happy ending.
  6. fixations
    I Think About This a Lot: What Was the Weather in That Insecure Finale?Why was Lawrence dressed for Thanksgiving when Issa was wearing a halter top?
  7. television
    Get Ready for the Final Season of InsecureHBO just dropped the trailer for the show’s fifth installment.
  8. style
    Insecure Season 4 Was Messy, But the Fashion Wasn’tWhere to buy the best looks from the season.
  9. you know what that is? growth.
    More Natasha Rothwell, I Beg of YouInsecure’s funniest cast member on tough friendships, comedy, and teaching her team how to advocate for a black woman.
  10. cut chats
    Alexander Hodge on Going From Fan to Fan Favorite on Insecure“I never thought I was going to be on this show.”
  11. tv
    Insecure Introduces Yet Another Outrageously Hot ManDubbed “Asian bae” by fans, meet the charismatic, dimpled, mustachioed Andrew.
  12. look book
    Issa Rae’s Best Looks From Awkward Black Girl to InsecureSee the star in Pyer Moss and Balmain when she’s not sporting graphic tees onscreen.
  13. best of 2017
    The Best Sex Scenes in Movies and Television of 2017From a threesome with a hologram to a high school hand job.
  14. tv microtrends
    TV Finally Figured Out Black Women Go to TherapyIs Nola Darling’s therapist taking new clients?
  15. new faces of things
    Watch Issa Rae Glow and Deliver Her Best Pick-Up Lines for CoverGirlMalibu, she looks great.
  16. betrayal
    Michelle Obama Was Not Happy About the Insecure FinaleYet another jilted fan.
  17. stans
    The #LawrenceHive Is the Male Answer to the #BeyHiveMeet the men who love Insecure.
  18. Insecure’s Yvonne Orji Is Living SingleHow Insecure and Yvonne Orji are reinventing TV’s single woman.
  19. zam zaddy
    Can You Call Someone ‘Zaddy’ During Sex?A casual survey.
  20. year in review 2016
    The Year in Black JoyA look back at the moments that made a terrible year salvageable.
  21. tv
    Insecure Is the Essential TV Show for the Swipe-Right GenerationFinally, a show that gets dating apps right.
  22. the blow up
    HBO’s New Star Issa Rae on Goals, Being Awkward, and Changing Hollywood“How hard is it to portray a three-dimensional woman of color on television? I talk to them every day. How come Hollywood won’t acknowledge us?”