Social Media FOMO Is More Dangerous To Your Wellbeing Than You Think

A widely accepted rule in human psychology is that people have a tendency to view themselves in the best possible light: it's called illusory superiority and, in healthy people, it can help boost self-efficacy, or the belief that we can successfully …
By Mariella Mosthof

This Star Wars Trivia Separates Jedis From Padawans

Are you strong with the Force? If not, you're about to get schooled.
By Kelsea Stahler & Kelsea Stahler

How To Get Free Queso At Chipotle Tomorrow Just By Wearing A Sweater

In case you needed some extra encouragement to get in the holiday spirit this month, Chipotle is doing a holiday-themed giveaway — so, you may want to know how to get free queso at Chipotle on Dec. 12 so you can properly cash in. Luckily, it's actual…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

8 Foolproof Ways To Get Your Holiday Makeup To Last All Night

Bustle and Coveteur are working together to bring you the best mix of the season's hottest releases, shopping tips, and gifting ideas in ways that are both inspirational, and attainable. Check The Holiday Edit channel weekly to see what we're up to. …
By Katie Becker, Coveteur
Today's Top StoriesDecember 11, 2017

Paris Hilton Explains That Iconic Pic Of Herself, Britney Spears, & Lindsay Lohan

Paris Hilton is an entrepreneur and former reality star, but she's also well versed in the art of throwing major shade. She reminded us of the later when she spoke to MTV Australia about the infamous photos of herself and fellow pop culture legends B…
By Mathew Jedeikin

Drag Queen Ruby Roo On Why Using Makeup The "Wrong" Way Feels So Right

To see drag queen, nightlife personality, and entertainer Ruby Roo in person is to see a celebration of layered cosmetics, artfully applied in such a way that it totally transforms her face. Strong contour, thick lashes, a dramatic drawn-on eyebrow —…
By Amanda Richards

This Sixth Grader's Video About Being Bullied Went Viral—And Now Rihanna And Chris Evans Are Supporting Him

Update, 3:40 p.m. ET: The Grapevine reported that people have been posting screen grabs of Keaton Jones' mother, Kimberly, making alleged racially charged posts and comments on social media in the past, featuring the Confederate flag. MMA fighter Joe…
By S. Atkinson

Kim Kardashian Got Two Haircuts In A Week & Her Hair Has Never Been Shorter

It's not often that you book an appointment with the hairdresser to update your look less than a week after your last visit. But, then again, not many of us have a Kardashian-sized bank account. In the world of our favorite TV family royalty members,…
By Marlen Komar

Fans Are Convinced Rihanna Is Launching A New Lipstick Thanks To This Cryptic Instagram Post

Rihanna is slowly but surely making all your lipstick dreams come true. When she first launched her Fenty line, there was only one lip product available in the collection, and that was the Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb — a shimmery, pigmented nude gloss th…
By Marlen Komar

4 Women Have Accused Celeb Chef Mario Batali Of Sexual Harassment

Adding to the list of men in Hollywood finding themselves under fire, celebrity chef Mario Batali has been accused of sexual misconduct by four women in an article published on Eater New York on Monday, Dec. 11. The allegations reportedly date back t…
By Jamie Primeau

The Biggest 2018 Golden Globes Nominations Snubs & Surprises

With the release of the 2018 Golden Globes nominations on Monday morning, award season is officially upon us. But things aren't quite starting out with a bang, because the broadcast was full of Golden Globes snubs and surprises. Some of the big, expe…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Police Are Investigating An "Explosion" At New York's Port Authority Station

Police responded to reports of a possible explosion at New York City's Port Authority bus terminal Monday morning, and subways were evacuated from the station. The New York City Police Department tweeted that it received "reports of an explosion of u…
By Lauren Holter

This Year's Golden Globes Host Already Sparked A Bit Of Backlash

Awards season is on the way, which for celebrities probably means a lot of spray-tanning, but for the rest of the world, it means speculating who will win what. You probably want to know who's hosting the 2018 Golden Globes before the battle begins. …
By Angelica Florio

Wearing An Ugly Christmas Sweater On This Day Could Get You Some Awesome Discounts

It's the holiday season, folks. The merry bells are ringing, the chestnuts are roasting, and snow is still a magical experience instead of the miserable, freezing one it will soon become. If you're a firm believer in the importance of the time-honore…
By Claire Warner

This Cinnamon Roll Recipe For One Is Easy Enough To Make Every Day

During the holidays, there are few things that will inspire me to actually put on pants and leave the house. Top of the list? Fresh, just-out-of-the-oven cinnamon buns. Considering how complex and delicious they taste, it's easy to assume that actual…
By Sogoal Zolghadri

23 Authors To Follow On Insta For A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Writing Life

Writers — they’re just like us! And they’ve got the Instagram accounts to prove it. What was once a platform for (at least, as far as I can recall) sharing food, fashion, and countless Valencia-filtered selfies (yes, I’m looking at you, Instagram) ha…
By E. Ce Miller

17 So Bad-They're-Good Teen Movies You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Everybody loves a good teen movie, but a bad teen movie — eh, those are a little harder to get behind. Fortunately, some less than stellar teen movies have found their way around the bad movie hump by being so bad they're good. Don't believe me? Ther…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Men Are Confused About Why Women Are Relating So Hard To This Short Story About A Bad Date

Over the weekend, the internet exploded after The New Yorker published a short story titled "Cat Person." The story, written by Kristen Roupenian and published online on Dec. 4, spun the tale of a 20-year-old college woman, Margot, who has a brief an…
By Rebecca Fishbein

How To Get That "Best 9" Photo Collage Everyone's Posting On Instagram

Each December, between the photos of adorably misshapen snowmen and glittery holiday attire, social media is flooded with end-of-year retrospectives. How are we supposed to remember what happened in the past year without a bunch of artful photo colla…
By Claire Warner

This 2018 Golden Globe Snub Might Truly Be The Most Devastating One

Though it was potentially one of the most interesting and genuine films of the past year, The Big Sick was snubbed by the 2018 Golden Globes nominations. Perhaps most notably, it was left out of the category for Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy…
By Taylor Maple

7 Tips For Dealing With A Breakup Over The Holidays

Getting over a breakup can be really difficult at the best of times, but if you're getting over a breakup during the holidays, it's even harder. The holidays can be a difficult time anyway — anxiety and depression increase around this time of year an…
By Lea Rose Emery

The Quality People Find Most Attractive About You, Based On Your Sign

Have you noticed that a lot of people compliment you on one particular characteristic or personality trait? Maybe it's your charisma or your curiosity, your intellect or your thirst for adventure. For those of us who follow astrology, it all comes do…
By Megan Grant

Jaime Camil Teases What's Ahead For Rogelio & Rafael's Budding 'Jane The Virgin' Friendship

A lot went down during the Season 4 midseason finale, but Rogelio and Rafael's friendship on Jane the Virgin is one development that needs to be discussed. Though their relationship has been nowhere as close as Rogelio and Michael's, it seems that th…
By Allyson Koerner

These Pics Of Jax & Brittany Show The Timeline Of Their (Brief) Breakup

If you watched the Vanderpump Rules Season 6 premiere, you probably have a lot of thoughts about Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright's relationship. Even though it seemed like would be pretty much doomed after the rumors that Jax allegedly cheated on …
By Allyson Koerner

Here’s What Carrie Fisher Would Have Done At The ‘Last Jedi’ Premiere, According To Mark Hamill

It's the most widely anticipated movie of the year, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally hits theaters this week. While on the red carpet at the premiere of The Last Jedi, Luke Skywalker actor Mark Hamill celebrated his Star Wars co-star Carrie Fishe…
By Mathew Jedeikin

Here’s How To Use Google When Playing HQ Trivia

As the ancient internet proverb goes, use the 10 seconds that live quiz app HQ Trivia gives you wisely. And if you decide you want to spend any of those 10 seconds scouring a search engine for an answer? Perhaps consider some helpful tips for what to…
By Kristie Rohwedder

How Mercury Retrograde Will Affect Your Career — In A GOOD Way

If things have felt a little wonky in your life lately, it might interest you to know that we're currently in the midst of the last Mercury Retrograde of the year, which runs from Dec. 3 to Dec. 22, 2017. Although it's impractical to blame all your p…
By Laken Howard

All The Clues You Probably Missed For What's Ahead In ‘The Walking Dead’ Midseason Premiere

The Walking Dead Season 8 midseason finale ended with a major — and tragic — departure from the comics. Major spoilers follow. A walker bit Carl and this reveal made fans even more anxious than normal for The Walking Dead to return from its midseason…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Bustle's Editors On New York + Golden Globe Nominations

It's Monday, and we're really creeping up on the holiday season and New Year's Eve! Hopefully things are winding down for you — whether that's at school or work. However, things aren't really easing up when it comes to the news. Today's been a busy o…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

23 Authors To Follow On Insta For A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Writing Life

Writers — they’re just like us! And they’ve got the Instagram accounts to prove it. What was once a platform for (at least, as far as I can recall) sharing food, fashion, and countless Valencia-filtered selfies (yes, I’m looking at you, Instagram) ha…
By E. Ce Miller

A Toaster For Bacon Exists & You Can Buy It Online Right Now

"Bacon, bacon, I love to eat, bacon, bacon, a delicious breakfast treat! Bacon, bacon, it's packed with flavor, but oh-so difficult to heat." That's a song I just made up because I'm so excited that a bacon toaster actually exists, and think it deser…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

This Huge Change From The ‘Runaways’ Comics Will Transform Karolina’s Life

Episode 5 of Runaways, titled “Kingdom” came as a bit of a shock, if for no other reason than it was hinted heavily that Karolina’s father isn't who she thinks it is, but rather the formerly scaly creature seen on life support. Is Jonah Karolina’s da…
By Drew Koch

‘Vanderpump’ Fans Can’t Figure Out What The Deal Is With The Toms’ New Hot Spot

In the Season 5 finale of Vanderpump Rules, fans were left wondering what would happen to the bar that Lisa Vanderpump planned to open with Tom Sandoval and Tom Schwartz. After presenting them with the offer of a lifetime at Schwartz's wedding recept…
By Alaina Urquhart-White

68 Cool Gifts Under $10 on Amazon That Won't Make You Look Cheap AF

Need to get a really affordable present for someone but don't want to come off looking like a total cheapskate in the process? While finding the unique gifts under $10 might seem impossible there are actually some cheap AF things on Amazon that not o…
By Shayna Murphy

Paris Hilton Explains That Iconic Pic Of Herself, Britney Spears, & Lindsay Lohan

Paris Hilton is an entrepreneur and former reality star, but she's also well versed in the art of throwing major shade. She reminded us of the later when she spoke to MTV Australia about the infamous photos of herself and fellow pop culture legends B…
By Mathew Jedeikin

This Creepy New Netflix Show Isn’t Actually The German ‘Stranger Things,’ But It's Great

A missing boy. A small town. Lights that flicker ominously for inexplicable reasons. A shady nuclear plant. A group of kids who stay out too late at night and venture to forbidden places. Their parents, who have secrets of their own. A streaming deal…
By Samantha Rollins

12 Reasons Why The Holidays Are Actually A Glorious Time For Introverts

Work parties. Secret Santas. Horrific shopping crowds. There's a lengthy list of things introverts hate about the holidays; but believe it or not, it's not all bad news. In fact, there are plenty of things introverts love about the holidays, the chil…
By Megan Grant

You Can Now Buy Seedless Avocados & They Look Kinda Weird

"Avocado Hand" is real, and avocado-loving millennials are suffering avocado-related injuries. Slicing into the fruit, hitting the pit, and accidentally slicing your hand is so common it now has a name. And, for your safety, you can now get a pit-fre…
By Brandi Neal

This Middle School’s Sexist Rule About Gym Uniforms Will Make You Roll Your Eyes So Hard

There are a lot of instances when gender equality is at risk in the classroom — the way educators handle dress codes, group discussions, assigned literature, and even how they talk about careers. While these all serve as opportunities to correct imba…
By Rebecca Fishbein

Watch The Exact Moment When That 'Walking Dead' Character Met His Doom

Spoilers for The Walking Dead Season 8 midseason finale ahead! In the wake of the news that when The Walking Dead returns, Carl will die, fans are feeling a lot of feelings — but one of those is confusion. When was Carl bitten on The Walking Dead? Th…
By Leah Thomas

The Ways You May Come Off As Selfish, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

We can look to our zodiac sign to help us possibly learn all types of things about ourselves, from others who we will be more compatible with to how not to be self-centered. All signs in the stars have their share of the good and the bad, which may n…
By Isadora Baum, CHC