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Here's Where Your Next Trip Should Be, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

If you've been craving a vacation, now is a good time to take the plunge. According to data collected by travel site Expedia, late winters and early spring are pretty much the best times of the year to go on vacation. Based on average airfare ticket …
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

9 Magical Ski Ballet Videos That’ll Make You Wish It Was An Olympic Sport

Athletes from all around the world are currently gathered in PyeongChang, South Korea to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. As people watch the athletes compete, some are also reminded of past Olympic glories and bygone times — including when …
By Sarah Friedmann

12 Unexpected Tricks To Help You Make A Great First Impression On Anyone You Meet

Making a great first impression is something that doesn't come easily to everyone. Sure, there are people out there who can confidently walk up, start a conversation, and charm everyone around them instantly — but typically, first impressions can be …
By Jessica Booth

This School District Finally Changed A Rule That Students Had To Say "Yes" When Asked To Dance

It's one thing to ask kids to bring a generic Valentine for everyone in their class, but it's quite another to require students to accept all dance invitations from their classmates. Weber School District has said it will change its policy that previ…
By Brandi Neal

Here’s What Olympic Sport You Should Try, Based On Your Sign

If you've been watching the 2018 Winter Olympics and thinking you need to learn yourself a winter sport, ASAP, same. I've spent the last few days trying to decide between freestyle skiing and figure skating. Because despite the fact that I'm terrible…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Reddit Is OBSESSED With This Video Of A Giant Pimple Being Popped & It's Easy To See Why

Gather round for the latest installment of the ever popular Pimple Popping Theater. In case you haven't heard (but I'm sure you have, because you're here reading this article), the internet is absolutely enamored by the satisfying burst of a plump-wi…
By Brittany Bennett

7 Obscure Royal Traditions You've Probably Never Heard Of

We've all got the royal fever right now, and the only cure is more royal talk. The impending nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have got us obsessing over wedding cake traditions, other delicious eats they might serve, the history behind the …
By Megan Grant

This Viral Thread Points Out Why We Need To Stop Policing Women Who Say “I Think” At Work

One of the things women often hear about their workplace communication is that they should avoid using hedging language, like "I think..." "I just wanted..." and "Sorry, but..." That kind of language suggests a lack of confidence and weakens an argum…
By Rebecca Fishbein

This "Cheeseburger" Is Literally Just 9 Different Cheeses & What More Could You Want

I like to approach my food the way I think Aristotle would, following the premise that "The whole is greater than the sum of its parts." I think the quality of a sandwich is based in how well it marries its different components. But naturally, not ev…
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

This New Starbucks Drink Changes Colors & It Is SO Mesmerizing

In case the sights, history, cuisine and culture weren't big enough draws for you to consider a trip to Asia, maybe this will be: According to Starbucks, there's a now a new iced drink on the menu at Starbucks locations across Asia that changes color…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Lucky Charms’ Newest Marshmallow Shape Is The Most Magical Yet

If you thought the unicorn trend was starting to die out, think again: the magical creature is still popping up everywhere, from beauty products to the food you eat. Just in the last few months we've seen new unicorn blood lip gloss, unicorn cereal, …
By Jessica Booth

This Ice Dancer Competed With A Painful Foot Injury & Her Performance Will Leave You In Awe

Olympic athletes may seem super human but they unfortunately aren't exactly immortal Gods. If you too are glued to the screen to catch Team USA's figure skaters twirl and leap towards hopeful victory, then you definitely caught ice dancers Madison Ch…
By Brittany Bennett

Here's Your Horoscope For Today

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer of…
By Mecca Woods

7 Seemingly Charming Habits That Are Actually Manipulative

When it comes to charm and manipulation, there is often a fine line. Someone who appears to be charismatic might have ulterior motives for putting on the charm, while there are people out there who just have a way with crowds, but still remain genuin…
By Kristine Fellizar

The Reason Some Olympic Events Are For “Ladies” Vs. “Women” Is More Complicated Than You Think

If you, like me, have had the Olympics on nonstop for the last week (even if it's just to catch a glimpse of one of Adam Rippon's sparkly tops), you may have noticed an interesting disparity in how commenters refer to women's sports. While some femal…
By Rebecca Fishbein

11 Surprising Mistakes People Make After Sex — And How To Fix Them

Whatever you prefer to do after sex is entirely up to you. You can snuggle with your partner, get up and leave, or flip on Netflix and continue whatever show you were halfway through when you started making out. But when it comes to physical and ment…
By Carolyn Steber

This Story About A Girl Who Still Sends Texts To Her Late Grandfather Will Move You

Grief is one of the most complicated emotions someone can experience. The path to accepting the loss of a loved one can be anything but linear, as the concept of death in itself is difficult to grasp — particularly for children. With technology advan…
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

How To Make Your Own Nickelodeon Slime & Relive The Best Part Of The ‘90s

I didn't even know there were literally this many sorts of DIY recipes out there. I used to be a skeptic, that the bulk of my wildest '90s childhood dreams could never be relived. But I'm so glad I was wrong about this particular one: you can make yo…
By Crystal Duan

The One Thing You Should Splurge On During Vacation, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Do you feel like you need a good getaway? Don't we all. If there's a time to relax, it will be as February ends (it's been hard for some of us signs!) and the spring comes in. I personally can't wait for the first smells of Aries season to start to d…
By Crystal Duan

Prince Harry Just Got A New Gig That Definitely Beats Your Day Job

Things are really falling into place for Prince Harry — he's found everlasting love with magical goddess Meghan Markle, this week he got to see Hamilton, and now he has a new job! Indeed, according to The Times, Prince Harry's just taken on a role to…
By Rebecca Fishbein

7 Signs Your Partner Is "The One," Even If They Have Commitment Issues

There's nothing better than finding that one person you could actually see yourself spending the rest of your life with. However, realizing that your partner has commitment issues can put a damper on things. It may even have you questioning whether o…
By Kristine Fellizar