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Here's Your Love Horoscope For The Weekend

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 enliste...
By Mecca Woods

“Hepeated” Is The New “Mansplaining” & It’s Next Level

If you're a woman or non-binary person, you've likely had the experience of suggesting something that has fallene on deaf ears. But, when the same idea is later expressed by a man, it's heralded as br...
By Brandi Neal

An Asian-American Family Received Racist Threats After Displaying A Black Lives Matter Sign

The Monday after Heather Heyer was killed while protesting white supremacism in Charlottesville, an Asian-American family in San Francisco received a hate letter about the Black Lives Matter sign that...
By Elizabeth Enochs

14 Basic AF Fall Date Ideas That You Know You’re Gonna Do Anyway

Summer is gone (good riddance, honestly — you can keep your sweat and bugs) which means fall is finally, officially here. And with the sweater weather, shorter days, and turning leaves comes a whole s...
By Madeleine Aggeler

9 Things People With Chronic Pain Want You To Know

Chronic migraines, neck and shoulder pain have been my constant companions since childhood. To the outside eye I look just like everyone else. But, like most people who suffer from chronic pain, there...
By Brandi Neal

This New BRCA Gene Test Is The Most Affordable One Yet

Breast and ovarian cancer typically aren't things you worry about in your 20s and 30s. However, as many as 415,000 U.S. women have a BRCA gene mutation, which increases risk for these cancers, accordi...
By Brandi Neal

This College Student Is Remarkably Chill About Being Stuck In A Cave For 3 Days

Last weekend, Lukas Cavar was forced to live out a scenario most of us will hopefully only ever experience in stress dreams. The 19-year-old Indiana University freshman was trapped in a cave for nearl...
By Madeleine Aggeler

The Best Tweets From Bisexual Visibility Day 2017

October is LGBT History Month and it's coming up fast, but what folks may not realize is that we're already smack in the middle of a worldwide celebration of bisexual people. Sept. 17 through 24 is Bi...
By James Loke Hale

A Group Of Kansas High Schoolers Staged A Sit In For A Powerful Reason

On Monday morning, shortly after first period, 45 students assembled in the rotunda of Lawrence High School in Lawrence, Kansas to protest discriminatory and transphobic comments made in a group messa...
By Madeleine Aggeler

Why LGBTQ People Are More Likely To Experience Disordered Eating Than Non-LGBTQ Peers

October is LGBT History Month, and for queer folks and allies alike, that means a month dedicated to spreading not only love for, but knowledge of and awareness about the queer community. That's why i...
By James Loke Hale

Making Wonder Woman Bisexual On-Screen Is Long Overdue

Last week, LGBTQ activist Gianna Collier-Pitts launched a Change.org petition to represent Wonder Woman’s Diana as bisexual when the film’s sequel hits theaters in 2019. And I’ve already signed it. I’...
By Elizabeth Enochs

Even Fiona The Hippo Farting Is Adorable

If you haven’t heard of Fiona the Hippo by now, don’t be too hard on yourself, but that needs to change immediately. Not only have videos of Fiona been viewed more than 100,000 times on the Cincinnati...
By Elizabeth Enochs

This Is How Women Will Be Affected By London’s Uber Ban

The ride-sharing app Uber has now been banned in London by the city's transport authority, who said it was not "fit and proper" to hold a license because of "public safety and security implications." ...
By JR Thorpe

Here's Your Love Horoscope For The Weekend

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 enliste...
By Mecca Woods

11 Subtle Signs Of A Learning Disability

If you've always felt distracted and misunderstood, and thus have struggled at work and in your relationships, it could be a sign you have a learning disability as an adult. While the issue has likely...
By Carolyn Steber

Old-Fashioned Marriage Advice That Can Actually Work

While we can all be thankful for our more modern view on marriage, and all the ways it has evolved over the years, there's no denying some old-fashioned marriage advice can work today. Sure, we should...
By Carolyn Steber

People With This Type Of Humor Are Killing It On Dating Sites

If you ask anyone what they're seeking in a dating match, online or off, chances are they'll say "sense of humor" as a top characteristic their future boyfriend or girlfriend has to have. Well, eHarmo...
By Natalia Lusinski

This Is How The Flint Water Crisis Is Affecting Pregnant Women, & It’s Alarming

As activists will remind you, the city of Flint, MI, has been without clean water for three years and five months, and we're beginning to see the long-term health effects of this crisis. Thanks to a r...
By Elizabeth Enochs

The One Pumpkin Spice Item That Has Just Gone TOO FAR

'Tis the season — pumpkin spice season, that is. That most autumnal of spices seems to gain more territory outside the food aisle each September, and at this point, it's infiltrated pretty much every ...
By Claire Warner

Death Wish Coffee Has Been Recalled For Fear It Will Actually Cause, Well, Death

In a surprising but ultimately foreseeable turn of events, Death Wish Coffee, an upstate New York coffee company that claims to produce the "World's Strongest Coffee," has recalled one of its products...
By Madeleine Aggeler

People With This Type Of Face Have Higher Sex Drives, Study Finds

When it comes to having a high sex drive, I just assumed it came from something down below — like I had pumping hormones or a ovaries the size of baseballs. I don't know, I'm not a scientist. But scie...
By Lea Rose Emery