Topic: Women

Diane von Furstenberg Says She’s Never Met A Woman Who Is Not ‘Strong’

Diane von Furstenberg Says She's Never Met A Woman Who Is Not 'Strong'

Are you hearing that Diane von Furstenberg as never met a woman who is not strong and tinking to yourself, “Goodness, I am barely strong enough to contract my muscles in a way that allows me to hold one her wrap dresses on my body in a decent fashion?” Can you even contract muscles to keep wrap dresses from flying open? I can’t. But have no fear! That does not mean you’re weak! More »

Ways I Would Incorporate Pickup Artistry Into My Life

Ways I Would Incorporate Pickup Artistry Into My Life

Look, a lot of times we read about pick-up artists and we think “Wow, those are truly the worst people in the world. They will just undermine people’s confidence until those people allow them to touch them, which must be horrible for everyone involved“. But, you know, that’s not to say there aren’t lots of things that pick-up artists do that you could also do and be awesome. I mean, there are six. There are only six things. More »

Retro Romance: What Dating Was Like In The 1970s

Retro Romance: What Dating Was Like In The 1970s

“I am woman, hear me roar,” sang Helen Reddy in 1972. And boy were we roaring. The decade marked the decline of the Vietnam War, and with it the radical hippie culture that permeated the 1960s.
Tom Wolfe deemed it “the me decade” for a reason, but it may have been called the Ms. marathon instead. The magazine and the passing of Roe v. Wade — both in 1972 — was a turning point for the modern woman. Gloria Steinem, arguably the women’s movement loudest activist, was quoted as saying “A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle.” Here’s what dating was like in the 1970s… More »