These Halloween Eyeliner Looks Are Better Than An Actual Costume

With Halloween right around the corner, it's time to buckle down and seriously consider how to make the most of these last couple of weeks of spookiness. It's going to be all about pumpkin pies and bl...
By Marlen Komar

Why I Defended, Supported, And Enabled Bad Men

Last week, as Harvey Weinstein went from celebrated Hollywood producer to disgraced outcast, and a list of “shitty media men” made the rounds among women in publishing and media before abruptly disapp...
By Lux Alptraum

The Spirit Of The First Woman Executed In The Salem Witch Trials Is Still Waiting For Us To Get Her Story Right

It's no secret that the United States has a checkered past when it comes to strong women. Today, most historians acknowledge that plain old misogyny played a major role in the Salem witch trials that ...
By Claire Warner

These Are The Zodiac Signs That Should Never Date

Your zodiac sign has some say in our personality traits, affecting the career (or side hustle) we choose, how we handle our money, the friends we make, and of course, who we get into a relationship wi...
By Amanda Chatel
Today's Top Stories October 18, 2017

This Could Be The Reason Your Texts Are Delayed (No, It's Not Just You)

There seems to be trouble in paradise — or more specifically, the new MacOS High Sierra update. If you've noticed since updating that your texts have been delayed and are wondering why, don't worry — ...
By Brittany Bennett

The Luggage Over 5,000 People Have Been Begging For Is Finally Here

By now, you've either seen an Away luggage somewhere or are a proud owner of one. That's how popular this suitcase brand is. Combine that with the most talked about color of the year and you've got yo...
By Sara Tan

OMG, Kate Has Exciting News On 'This Is Us' & It's The Uplifting Moment The Show Needs

Spoilers ahead for Season 2 of This is Us. The Pearson clan is getting bigger on This Is Us. Not only have Randall and Beth taken in a foster daughter, Deja, but Kate is having a baby. Yes, you read t...
By Lindsay Denninger

Blac Chyna Is Suing The Entire Kardashian Family

As first reported by TMZ Tuesday, Blac Chyna is suing the Kardashians for allegedly putting an end to a second season of Rob & Chyna, amongst several other complaints against the Kardashian family and...
By Allyson Koerner

Immigration Advocates Are Thrilled Trump's "Muslim Ban 3.0" Was Blocked Yet Again

President Trump's proposed travel bans have been legally challenged from the very beginning, and the latest iteration is no different. On Tuesday, a federal district court blocked Trump's third travel...
By Lauren Holter

Don't Freak Out But Nintendo Might Bring Game Boys Back From The Dead

Could it be? Is the Game Boy really coming back? Maybe in the form of hypothetical Game Boy Classic Edition-type device, similar to the NES Classic Edition and Super NES Classic Edition that have take...
By Lucia Peters

Harvey Weinstein's Brother Is Now Being Accused Of Sexual Harrassment

It appears to be just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein. The claims against the former Hollywood studio executive has caused a domino effe...
By Taylor Ferber

The Science Behind Why You Get Déjà Vu Is Actually Really Creepy

If you've experienced a flicker of puzzling recognition as you do something —pet a cat, watch a film, enter a house you know you've never been in before — you've experienced the puzzling psychologica...
By JR Thorpe

Kat Von D & Green Day Collaborated On A Makeup Product That Actually Makes So Much Sense

Kat Von D Beauty collabs are legendary. Last year's post-holiday Better Together mashup meshed KVD's gothic aesthetic with Too Faced's good-girl-gone-semi-bad vibe in an unconventional but beloved way...
By Amy Sciarretto

Why Women Don't Have To Say "Me Too"

If you scrolled through any of your social media feeds on Tuesday, you'll likely see woman after woman declaring, "me too." The campaign has largely done as intended, highlighting the magnitude of sex...
By Lauren Holter

You Missed This Major Clue About Jack's Death On 'This Is Us'

This Is Us fans have been cooking up theories about Jack's death since last season, and with the new episodes' heartbreaking and intriguing clues, the theories are just becoming more and more in-depth...
By Taylor Maple

Bustle's Editors On Han Solo + Bob Weinstein

Hello, hello! It's finally feeling like fall, and that means it's time to bring out the cozy sweaters and sip all the hot chocolate imaginable. Isn't this just the best time of year? Summer is great a...
By Rachel Simon

You Can Now Use This Dating App To Find A New Job

Dating apps are continually rolling out new features, from Super Likes to the ability to swipe on more people per day. Now, you can use Bumble to boost your career with Bumble Bizz, their new feature....
By Natalia Lusinski

The One Spooky Halloween Recipe You Should Make This Year, Based On Your Sign

All Hallows' Eve is slowly approaching, and you know what that means: shopping for overpriced costumes you'll only wear once, decorating your home and yard with DIY Pinterest projects that look nothin...
By Megan Grant

We'll Probably Get Another 'Gilmore Girls' Season Thanks To This Record The Sequel Broke

This just in: according to E! Online, more viewers finished Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life in under 24 hours than any other Netflix series globally. According to Netflix, who were E! Online's sourc...
By S. Atkinson

5 Essential Oils That Just Might Help You Fall Asleep Faster

I'm that person who walks around with an arsenal of essential oil bottles, and the most common phrase out of my mouth is "I've got a blend for that." This includes the best essential oils for sleep. I...
By Maria Cassano

TTYL, Millennial Pink — Here's How To Decorate In The Color That's Already Replacing It

For ages, it seems like all we’ve been hearing about is millennial pink: Millennial pink this; millennial pink that; millennial pink the other thing. Now, though, it appears there is a new kid on the ...
By Lucia Peters

9 New True Crime Books Just As Addictive As 'Law & Order'

October is officially the season of scary stories. Since there is nothing more terrifying that real life, these new true crime books should be at the top of your Halloween reading list. It's no secre...
By Sadie Trombetta

This Could Be The Reason Your Texts Are Sending Super Slowly (No, It's Not Just You)

There seems to be trouble in paradise — or more specifically, the new MacOS High Sierra update. If you've noticed since updating that your texts have been delayed and are wondering why, don't worry — ...
By Brittany Bennett

26 Brilliant Beauty Products With A Cult Following…

When it comes to buying new beauty products, it can feel like you're taking a gamble with each purchase. What if this liquid lipstick transfers? What if this mask doesn't do anything? Or this mascara ...
By Emily Estep

13 Super Creepy Facts About Your Favorite Authors

Look. You can write all the horror stories you want. But until you have sex with your married boyfriend on your own mother's grave, you will never, ever be as goth as Mary Shelley. The life of a write...
By Charlotte Ahlin

7 Interesting Habits & Traits Of A True Gentleman

When you hear the word "gentleman" your mind probably goes to three descriptors: respectful, caring, and considerate. A gentleman is someone you can count on to lift you up. He would never forget your...
By Sarah Fielding

Everyday Habits That Can Cause More Inflammation In Your Body

I'm sure you've heard all about inflammation, and already know it's not something you want in your body. But it's still one of those terms that doesn't seem to have a concrete meaning. So what, exactl...
By Carolyn Steber

The Luggage Over 5,000 People Have Been Begging For Is Finally Here

By now, you've either seen an Away luggage somewhere or are a proud owner of one. That's how popular this suitcase brand is. Combine that with the most talked about color of the year and you've got yo...
By Sara Tan

11 Little Nutrition Tweaks That Make The Biggest Impact

Cleaning up your diet and eating healthier is a lifestyle, one that requires making healthier choices always instead of just one time. Trying to completely overhaul your eating at once can be overwhel...
By Carina Wolff

The "Me Too" Movement Actually Started 10 Years Ago, And You Need To Know The Woman Behind It

Being sexually assaulted is a life-altering experience that can lead to feelings of intense loneliness and self-doubt. One in six women have survived an attempted or completed rape, and 90 percent of ...
By Katie Mitchell

These Women Believe Crystals Are The Reason They’re Still Sober

For the month of October, Bustle's #blessed series will explore how young women are searching for meaning, finding connections to a higher power and navigating spirituality in 2017. If you haven’t hea...
By Casey Halter

The Story Behind The Country's Oldest Black-Owned Press, Third World Press

Dr. Haki R. Madhubuti, the founder of Third World Press, is in the idea business. He’s been in it since his first day of Army basic training, when he walked off the bus at Fort Linwood, Missouri, carr...
By Maddy Foley

20 It Purses For Winter 2017 No Matter What Size Bag You Like

Bustle and Coveteur are working together to bring you the best mix of the season's fashion and beauty releases, shopping tips, and service stories in ways that are both inspirational, and attainable. ...
By Sara Tan

Kat Von D & Green Day Collaborated On A Makeup Product That Actually Makes So Much Sense

Kat Von D Beauty collabs are legendary. Last year's post-holiday Better Together mashup meshed KVD's gothic aesthetic with Too Faced's good-girl-gone-semi-bad vibe in an unconventional but beloved way...
By Amy Sciarretto

21 Breathtaking Quotes From Man Booker Winner 'Lincoln In The Bardo'

American author George Saunders has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo, an exploration of grief, the afterlife, and American History. Saunders is best known for his acclaimed short...
By Charlotte Ahlin

'black-ish' Calls Out Society For The Burden It Puts On Black Women

Ruby is a huge part of the Johnson family's life, and her care and meddling defines her character. In the Oct. 19 black-ish episode, Dre worries Ruby has dementia, not just because that's a topic that...
By Kayla Hawkins

OMG, Kate Has Exciting News On 'This Is Us' & It's The Uplifting Moment The Show Needs

Spoilers ahead for Season 2 of This is Us. The Pearson clan is getting bigger on This Is Us. Not only have Randall and Beth taken in a foster daughter, Deja, but Kate is having a baby. Yes, you read t...
By Lindsay Denninger

Molly Ringwald Details Casting Couch Horror Stories That Are So Disturbing

As the media continues to flood with details of sexual assault within the film industry, Molly Ringwald recounts horrifying casting couch stories that suggest Harvey Weinstein isn't alone in his alleg...
By Nina Bradley