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'TUTORING' RICH KIDS COST ME MY DREAMS
It took me a while to figure out what my boss already knew: I had been hired to do their work.

NEWSWEEK

For three years, I was an academic prostitute. I ruined the curve for the honest and ensured that the wealthiest, and often stupidest, students earned the highest marks. I was a professional paper-writer...

PECS VS. SPECS
The geek that got away

GEEK | Issue 5&6

I never regret breaking up with people. I'm a big believer in making a clean split. But I do have one dating regret. I'm still kicking myself for — dumping a good-looking and surprisingly charming, geek.

ARE YOU A GOOD KISSER?

MATCH.COM

My friend Sean thought his date went well—she laughed at his jokes, ordered dessert, and even asked him up to her apartment for a midnight make-out session. But it’s been over a week and she hasn’t returned his calls. Sean’s starting to wonder why. Little does he know, the answer’s in his kiss.

DOES YOUR DATE'S JOB MATTER?

MATCH.COM

I met Non-Profit Guy through a neighbor while we were all seeing a summer blockbuster. He offered me popcorn and mentioned that he’d recently moved to Los Angeles to work for a non-profit. Angeles. My last boyfriend had swapped his hybrid for an SUV, so my interest spiked immediately...

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY CO-OPTED BY COSMETICS INDUSTRY

BILERICO

International Women's Day (March 8) has been celebrated across Europe since the early 20th century as a chance to highlight women's solidarity in their ongoing fight for equality both politically and economically with men. But if you ask the #Rock the Lips movement on Facebook what the day's about, you'll get quite a different message...

R.I.P. CATHY
Though I always hated you.

Patch.com


Cathy, the popular comic strip of more than 30 years, ended its run this week with its often maligned, lonely protagonist Cathy partnered and pregnant — a happy ending for fans of the strip.

But the real happy ending came for feminists everywhere...


 

 

THESE 4 WOMEN ARE BISEXUAL AND HAVE ALWAYS BEEN. NO, THEY WEREN'T JUST "FIGURING IT OUT."

COSMOPOLITAN.COM

I first came out as bisexual in 1996 during my freshman year of college. I'd had a secret girlfriend in high school, but aside from a 7th grade boyfriend, I hadn't dated boys at all...

WATCHING A FRIEND DIE ON FACEBOOK

GRIEFTASTIC.WORDPRESS

After accepting her friend request, I lost track of her, seeing pictures of her here and there on Facebook, noticing one of Tara in a hospital bed and assuming a torn ligament or minor surgery because of our age. Then one day I clicked on a photo and learned she wasn't in for minor surgery. Tara was in for a brain tumor.

NICOLE KRISTAL, WRITER AND BISEXUAL ADVOCATE, LOS ANGELES

THE NEW INQUIRY — THEBEHELD.COM

Many of us struggle to reconcile the male and female energies inside us, and it comes out in a sort of mish-mash androgynous look that is not quite effeminate and not quite masculine, which is why I joke that bisexuals can be terrible dressers...

'THEY CALLED ME A FENCESITTER':
As Cate Blanchett reveals she has had 'many' intimate relationships with women, new campaign launches to change society's cruel misconceptions about bisexuals

DAILY MAIL UK

Californian Nicole Kristal, 37, tells Cosmopolitan.com that she launched #StillBisexual because she believes that, even with the LGBT community gaining support nationwide, the bias against bisexuals is still strong...

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