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Teenagers

  1. cool teens
    Marcia Gay Harden’s Son Does Her Makeup in a Very Cute YouTube Tutorial“You’re perfect, you’re beautiful, you look like Linda Evangelista, you’re a model. Did you stone those tights?”
  2. immigrant stories
    One Teenage Refugee’s Journey from Iraq to CaliforniaWhat it’s like to start life in a new country — when you’re still figuring out who you are.
  3. Study Finds More and More Young Girls Are Self-HarmingThe spike correlates with rising teen depression and suicide.
  4. mental health awareness
    The Percentage of Suicidal Teens and Kids Has Doubled Since 2008Sixty-six percent of those were girls.
  5. revenge porn
    A 14-Year-Old Girl Is Suing Facebook for Hosting Naked Photos of HerHer lawyer compared allowing the photo to be published to child abuse.
  6. awful things
    Teenage Girls Are Trading Sex Work for FoodThis is the sad reality for teens in many of the country’s low-income communities.
  7. gallery
    A Beautiful Way to Relive Your Teenage AngstPhotographs from Olivia Bee: Kids in Love.
  8. There’s a Mean Girl on the Loose in HollywoodBella Thorne blasts a “very, very mean” star.
  9. profile
    The CEO Selling Clothes That Speak InternetErin Yogasundram’s teenage buyers think she’s totally bae AF.
  10. movies
    How Diary of a Teenage Girl Refuses Easy AnswersTalking to the cast and filmmakers about the movie’s portrayal of teen desire.
  11. See a Group of Friends Grow Up Over 30 YearsKaren Marshall began photographing a group of 16-year-olds in 1985 — and has been documenting their friendship ever since.
  12. fuel efficiency
    Teenagers, Efficient Busy People, Change Clothes While DrivingWhat of it, Mom
  13. millennial wisdom
    Teens Today Are Alone But Not LonelySo mature, so mellow, so wise. 
  14. social psychology
    Kids These Days Have Fewer Friends, But They’re Cool With ThatThey also report less loneliness than teenagers in the early 1990s.
  15. q&a
    Ariel Schrag Tells the Summer Love Story You Didn’t Know You NeededTalking to writer and cartoonist about her latest novel, Adam.
  16. viewing habits
    Sexting Is Lose-Lose for Teen GirlsFrom a study called: “Damned If You Do, Damned If You Don’t … If You’re a Girl.”
  17. teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy at an All-Time LowHistorically low lows!
  18. damages
    A Teenager Threw a Movie-Worthy Party and It Seems Super-Lame$70,000 in damages. 
  19. quotables
    Michelle Pfieffer Was Elizabeth Olsen’s Teenage Pinup“I never had a heartthrob or a band I loved, but I had Michelle Pfeiffer.”
  20. our selfies ourselves
    Hey Teens, Your Damn Selfies Are Giving You LiceFacts of lice.
  21. trends
    Teens Think Valentine’s Day Is Lame, LoserOver half of them say “no thanks” to the traditional love day.
  22. the teenagers
    Teens Don’t Shop at Teen Stores Anymore, DorkOur most capricious demographic changes its tastes.
  23. teenagers
    Runaway Teen Couple Back After Successful AdventureOur fair-weather friends have returned.
  24. yolo
    Teen Couple Escapes Boring, Cold Boarding School for a Caribbean AdventureIt was too rainy and cold, they told their friends.
  25. quotables
    Tavi and Lorde Just Had the Paramount Girl Talk Seven highlights. 
  26. teens
    Teens Bringing Dates to Thanksgiving DinnerTheir dating rituals confuse us forevermore. 
  27. our selfies ourselves
    Selfies: Just Signs of Healthy Teen Confidence?Perhaps selfies provide important esteem-boosting, self-promotion training for teenagers.
  28. popularity contests
    Adventurous Teen Uses 1950s Tips for PopularityIt is a hero’s journey of primping and below-the-knee hemlines. 
  29. micro-fame
    ‘Am I Pretty or Ugly?’: When Teen Girls Court HatersCaught in the feedback loop between haters and fame.
  30. good news
    Maybe Social Media Is Actually Making Kids SmarterModern teens are hyperliterate critical thinkers.
  31. the jacksons
    What Teen Rebellion Looks Like When You’re 16-Year-Old Prince Jackson$66,000 allowance and a princess girlfriend.
  32. cut chat room
    Coed Teen Sex-and-Sleepovers: A Cut ChatParenting do or parenting don’t? 
  33. drag
    Large Abercrombie & Fitch Employees Forced to Wear Men’s ClothingThis sounds illegal.
  34. confessions
    15 Teens Discuss Modern Prom and ‘Promposals’“The stereotypes [of prom asking] are sexist and traditional, but girls chasing boys does not usually work out well,” one girl says.
  35. Why Are Teenagers Snorting Their Condoms?Nothing better to do with them.
  36. here she comes
    The Teen Beauty Queen and the Barely Legal PornoWhy Miss Delaware Teen USA shouldn’t surprise us.
  37. profile
    It Happened to Jane PrattShe helped launch confessional culture with the Gen X bible Sassy. Now 49, she’s den mother to its journalistic progeny.
  38. smells like teen spirit
    Minnesota District Considering Banning Axe ProductsNow Axe has launched a campaign to teach teen boys that the spray isn’t a substitute for showers.