Topic: Education

How Do Deaf Teenagers Learn About Safe Sex?

How Do Deaf Teenagers Learn About Safe Sex?

Being a teenager is hard when it comes to learning about healthy sex habits. From misinformation to misinterpretation, rumors to regulations about what schools can teach, it’s not easy to determine which “facts” are actual facts and which are they kind that could result in devastating consequences. And which kind comes from the dungeon of Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchison, which is arguably worse. But how do deaf teenagers learn about safe sex, especially in countries where sex ed may not be easily accessible in general? More »

London Mayor Boris Johnson Believes Women Go To College For Husbands

London Mayor Boris Johnson Believes Women Go To College For Husbands

London mayor Boris Johnson, Man of Magnificent Zipline Disasters, is currently under fire for making sexist comments regarding Malaysian women’s decisions to go to college. During the launch of the World Islamic Economic Forum at City Hall, London, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak spoke about his country’s progress for women in education as Johnson appeared alongside him. More »

Party Favors: Concerning Sexual Segregation

Party Favors: Concerning Sexual Segregation

Are separate gender classrooms doing kids any good? -DoubleX

Women eat less in the company of men. -YourTango

Karen O covers Willie Nelson. -The Hairpin

Multitasking doors for decorating. -StyleList Home

Do you buy re-sold (and marked up) designer collaborations? -The High Low

Awesome: a navy smokey eye, like NARS for Rodarte. -Poshglam

More gnarly shots of model foot carnage on the runway. -The Frisky

The worst Halloween costumes on the market. -Betty Confidential

The worst hair of Paris Fashion Week! -Refinery29

Black and white and floral all over. Like Kate Moss. -College Candy

Vogue‘s Hamish Bowles auditioned for X Factor and it was delightful. -Styleite

Wedding beauty prep begins a whole year before the big day?! -Birchbox

It is possible to eat healthy on the cheap. -YouBeauty

And wear tuxedo blazers. -The Budget Babe

How to Read Your College Alumni Magazine

How to Read Your College Alumni Magazine

My university’s alumni magazine came in the mail – I know! The mail! People still do that! – yesterday.

1. Immediately skip to the announcements section from your class/decade. If you went to a large school, laugh about how annoying Becca from freshman comp now has five kids and lives in Milwaukee. If you went to a small school, laugh about how annoying Becca from freshman comp now has five kids and lives in Milwaukee. More »

Party Favors: Athletes Clog Drains in India with Condoms

Party Favors: Athletes Clog Drains in India with Condoms

Commonwealth Games athletes have used almost 4,000 of condoms given to them to promote safe sex during the event. Now, the New Delhi drainage systems are clogged. – Reuters

Most divorced couples have daughters. So now people are blaming girls for divorce rates. – Daily Mail

Unsure of what your “type” is? It’s most likely the kind of person your mom (if you’re a dude) or dad (if you’re a chick) is. – College Candy

If you have a college education, you’re more likely to get married. And if you’re a researcher, you clearly have nothing better to study. – Huffington Post More »