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19 Millennial Women On How The Election Changed Their Stress Levels

A lot has changed in the six months since Donald Trump was sworn into office, both on a political level and a personal one. Bustle’s State of Our Unions series looks at how millennial women's relation...
By Lucia Peters

Cake-Stuffed Kit Kats Are Here To Make Your Day

One of the things I love to do when traveling is sample Kit Kat candy bars from other countries because they taste different, and different countries have different varieties. Case in point, cake-stuf...
By Brandi Neal

9 Habits Of Toxic People

Toxic people are basically energy vampires. They latch on to you like a leech, and drain your energy until you feel depleted, confused, and exasperated. Unfortunately, toxic people look just like regu...
By Brandi Neal

This Teacher Is Panhandling For School Supplies

School funding is complicated, messy, and more often than not, dramatically uneven. Teachers often end up paying out of pocket for basic school supplies for their students. That's why Teresa Danks, a ...
By Madeleine Aggeler

Bustle's Editors On Sean Spicer + 'AHS'

Happy Friday, people! After one long, news-filled week, we've finally made it to the weekend, and it could not be more needed. If only there was a new episode of Saturday Night Live tomorrow to keep u...
By Rachel Simon

Small Ways We Shame Single Women Everyday

Something about single women makes people uncomfortable. Maybe it's because our singledom is connected to our sexuality, something society has long tried to suppress and control. Maybe it's because we...
By Madeleine Aggeler

This Is Why Ads With Naked Women In Them Don't Actually Sell Cheeseburgers

Even if you know almost nothing about the advertising industry, you've heard the saying that "sex sells" — and you know exactly what it means. Sexualized images (usually of women) are regularly used t...
By JR Thorpe

9 Signs Of Burnout That Are Less Noticeable But Just As Damaging

People have been telling me for years that my work schedule is a recipe for burnout, but because I've remained super productive, I've always thought I was the one exception. But it turns out burnout d...
By Suzannah Weiss

You May Want To Rethink Having Hot Tub Sex On Your Bucket List

All you have to do is watch a movie with a sexy hot tub sex scene to know that getting it on in a hot tub looks sexy AF. Personally, I see it as a hot, piping bowl of bacteria soup, just begging to ma...
By Amanda Chatel

This Golfer Clapped Back At Critics Saying Her Clothes Are "Too Sexy"

In early July, the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) announced a new dress code for golfers on tour. Among the “No” items? “Plunging necklines” and short skirts. Paige Spiranac wasn’t having...
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

What Your Sign Says About The Kind Of '90s Kid You Were

It's one of the most important issues facing the millennial generation: What kind of '90s kid were you based on your zodiac sign? Well, maybe it's not the most important — probably not even in the top...
By Claire Warner

7 Signs Your Job Is Messing With Your Mental Health

Women are often undervalued at work. We need to push harder to be noticed and to get the credit we deserve — and that's before we even start on the wage gap. "Be excellent, and make sure people know i...
By Lea Rose Emery

23 Bizarre Products Trending On Amazon That Are Genius AF

By Amber Petty

15 Excuses To Leave A Bad Date Early

Sadly, not every date is destined to be a good one, and no matter how experienced at dating you are, being stuck on an awful date never gets any easier. No one enjoys having to endure hours worth of u...
By Laken Howard

Thoughts That Might Indicate Having Kids Isn't For You

Babies come into this world under all types of circumstances, and they don't have to be planned in order to be a perfectly wonderful thing. But, if you're currently in a position where you can think a...
By Carolyn Steber

Why You Should Really Invest In These Coffee-Infused Bed Sheets

If caffeine is your absolute go-to for fuel to plow through your day and (maybe) have some semblance of productivity, these coffee-infused bed sheets will help with quite the opposite. In fact, Ettitu...
By Nia Decaille

11 Toys Every Grown-Ass Woman Will Love

Orgasms are great, right? That's a pretty obvious statement, but it's nice to take a moment to thank our bodies for being able to give us such pleasure. As a grown-ass woman, you deserve to give yours...
By Amber Petty

This Artist Turns Stretch Marks & Period Stains Into Whimsical, Rainbow Art

For the most part, Instagram is a place for posting well-lit selfies, fawning over pictures of sleepy puppies, and keeping up-to-date on all of your ex's activities. Occasionally however, someone uses...
By Madeleine Aggeler

Daily Habits That Can Make You Seem Mean

Not everyone has a bubbly, sweet personality. And that's totally OK. But some of us have a few habits that make us seem meaner than we actually are. If this describes you, I bet you spend at least par...
By Carolyn Steber

Oh Buoy, #GayBoat Is 2017's New LGBTQ Icon

It's official: The Internet functions just like a toxic boyfriend. At the very moment you decide to break up, some brilliant meme comes along to reel you right back in. Today, that meme is #GayBoat, w...
By Claire Warner

These Teens Wore Their Quinceañera Dresses To Protest Immigration Laws In Texas

On Wednesday, people outside the Texas capitol building in Austin witnessed a particularly colorful — and sparkly! — demonstration. Fifteen Texas teens wore their quinceañera dresses to protest Senate...
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison