Melissa Mills
Senior Editor at Bustle.

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Bustle's Editors On Pride + Health Care

Happy Friday! What a week. Between hearing about Burger King's new Lucky Charms milkshake, waiting for updates about Beyoncé's twins, and the Senate's unveiling of a new health care bill draft (more o...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Cuba + Michael Phelps

Happy Friday! Can you believe we're already halfway through June?! Time's flying, and just in case you've been rushing through the week, here are some last-minute Father's Day gift ideas that dad — or...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Scalise + 'Bachelor In Paradise'

You're halfway through the work week — way to go! If you're a glass-half-empty kind of a person, you're probably thinking that you've still got two days of work ahead of you, but if you're more of a g...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On "4:44" + James Comey

What. A. Day. You've probably heard the name "James Comey" and the phrases "Senate hearing" and "obstruction of justice" more today than you have in your entire life. Yes, it's a lot to follow, but we...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Trump + Luna Legend

It's Wednesday, this week's halfway over, and we're two weeks away from the ~official~ first day of summer. What more can you ask for? Sure, Trump and James Comey are in the news again (more on that b...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On The Clooney Twins + 'Bachelor In Paradise'

It's only Tuesday, but *boy* did we have a big news day. Let's get right to it —here's what Bustle's editors were talking about today, June 6: Amal + George Clooney Amal and George Clooney are officia...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Kathy Griffin + 'The Bachelorette'

It may have been a short week, but man did a lot happen. First thing's first: Today is National Doughnut Day, and there's still time to celebrate accordingly. Now that that's out of the way, it's time...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Anthony Weiner + Katy Perry

It's beginning to look — and feel — a lot like summer, and I can't wait. We're a week away from the unofficial kickoff to summer, aka Memorial Day weekend (raise your hand if you have a short week nex...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Harry Styles + Melissa McCarthy

What a week, huh? Between that epic Orange Is the New Black Season 5 trailer drop (only 28 days until the premiere, but who's counting?), the announcement of NBC's next live musical, and, ahem, the ne...
By Melissa Mills

Women's March Organizers Reveal What's Next

Monday, May 8 officially marked six months since Election Day. To observe this, well, somber date, the Women's March activated the 10th and final action of its "10 Actions in 100 Days" campaign, askin...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Chrissy Teigen + 'AHS'

Happy Friday, and happy Cinco de Mayo! Whether you're spending your Cinco de Mayo productively or staring at the clock at work counting down until you can leave, you can rest easy because it's finally...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Bethenny Frankel + Kim K

Happy Thursday! You've almost made it to the weekend — and May! But before you put on your TGIF party pants and throw all caution to the wind, here's what you need to know today, April 27. Bachelor Na...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Earth Day + Katy Perry

Happy Friday! It's been a week, huh? Between the Girls series finale on April 23, the release of Starbucks' magical Unicorn Frappuccino, tax day, and the announcement that Bill O'Reilly is out at Fox ...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On 'TIME' 100 + Steve Madden

TGIT, amirite?! The weekend's not here just yet, but we were blessed with Starbucks' magical AF Unicorn Frappuccino this week, so what do we really have to complain about? Besides, today's been a dooz...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Kendrick Lamar + 'Star Wars'

It finally feels like spring, and that just makes it being Friday *this* much sweeter. I won't waste a minute of your almost-the-weekend time — here's what Bustle's editors were talking about today, A...
By Melissa Mills

How To *Actually* Meet Someone At A Bar

Whether dating apps are causing a "dating apocalypse" or are merely the easiest way to get a date, there's no denying these tools have been total gamechangers in the dating scene within the last few y...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Neil Gorsuch + Emoji Sheet Masks

Happy Friday, happy National Beer Day, and happy *almost* weekend. April 7 also marks World Health Day, and this year the World Health Organization is focusing on bringing awareness and support to dep...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Twitter + Victoria Beckham

Happy Friday, and happy *almost* April! Don't forget, tomorrow is April Fools' Day (here's some last-minute prank inspiration), so don't fall for any proposals or baby announcements on Facebook. Befor...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On 'Game Of Thrones' + HB2

Happy Thursday! We're so close to the weekend that I can almost taste it. But before I completely get ahead of myself and start fantasizing about my special Netflix marathon yoga pants and bottomless ...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Most Wanted: Kat Von D Tattoo Liner

Around 12 or 13, I started flipping through Making Faces by celebrity makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin daily. I was just learning about makeup's seemingly magical powers, and felt completely fascinated by A...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Ryan Reynolds And McDonald's

Raise your hand if your work holiday party was this week. Keep your hand up if the day after your work party was struggle city (psst... here's how to hide that hangover next time). Same. But it's fina...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Taylor Swift And The Obamas

TGIF! It's certainly been a week. From Grammy nominations and Times's Person of the Year to Hairspray Live! and all the dolphin-lovin' ladies on Nick Viall's upcoming Bachelor season, the end of 2016 ...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Starbucks And The Kardashians

Hello and Happy Friday, babes! The first week back after a holiday is always long, but you were probably really dragging your feet if, like me, your food coma lasted for days because you just can't qu...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Trevor Noah + Giraffes

Happppppppy December! You're officially 30 days away from 2017, which means this b*tch of a year is finally almost over. *I'll pause for your celebration.* Feel better now? Me too. There's actually a ...
By Melissa Mills

Bustle's Editors On Trump, Disney, & More

Hello, hellooo. Hope you all had an amazing weekend! The bad news: it's still only Monday. The good news: tomorrow is not Election Day (remember how stressed we all were this time last week?). Oh, and...
By Melissa Mills

What Bustle's Editors Are Talking About Today

TGIF! It's been a week, amirite? Halloween's donezo (but I'm SO here for the leftover candy), Starbucks' holiday menu arrived, Beyoncé slayed at the CMAs, and the election is just four days away – hel...
By Melissa Mills

Snooki On Life After 'Jersey Shore'

I have a confession to make: I’m from the Jersey Shore and, yes, I was a HUGE fan of MTV’s Jersey Shore. But, even more so, I was – and am – most intrigued by Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, the 4-foot-9-inc...
By Melissa Mills

The One Thing Caroline Wozniacki Wants You To Know

We’re officially one week away from the first weekend of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio and, if the thought of thousands of insanely talented and inspiring athletes competing in Brazil isn't enough t...
By Melissa Mills

The 'Property Brothers' Best Home Hacks & Tips

Anyone who’s watched HGTV — or, basically, anything on TV at this point — has likely heard of and fallen in love with Jonathan and Drew Scott of Property Brothers, Property Brothers At Home, Buying &a...
By Melissa Mills

Marcia Clark Goes Inside 'People v. O.J. Simpson'

I was in first or second grade during the infamous O.J. Simpson trial. I remember the white Bronco chase and hearing about the "trial of the century" on the news. I even remember a classmate dressing ...
By Melissa Mills

Help Fight Against Wrongful Convictions Of Youth

Fans of Netflix's insanely popular true crime documentary Making A Murderer — which focuses on the murder convictions of an uncle, Steven Avery, and nephew, Brendan Dassey, living in Manitowoc County,...
By Melissa Mills

The One Thing 'Making A Murderer' Fans Need To Do

When binge-watching a TV show, you have to be prepared for serious highs and low lows. First there's the excitement upon its premiere – you've got plans to sink into your couch with your laptop and a ...
By Melissa Mills

6 Gross Things Couples Do In Public

Being in love can make you do crazy things. Heck, being in like can straight up throw you into a tizzy. Sometimes, though, being in a relationship makes you do weird things you’d never imagine you’d d...
By Melissa Mills

Introducing Bustle's New And Improved App

The wait is over and we’re so excited to share the good news: the new Bustle app is finally here! Sure, you love Bustle already, but you’re about to add this new and improved app to your list of obses...
By Melissa Mills

How To Use Bustle's Brand New App

Hopefully you've heard the good news by now: Bustle has a new app! Haven't downloaded it yet? Don't worry, you can do that right here. We get it, you're super busy. So our curators are working tireles...
By Melissa Mills