Depression

condoms are making you depressed

condoms are making you depressed

I know I said earlier that I was going to stop going on and on about vaguely stupid people who say very stupid things on the internet, but I am absolutely fascinated by this blog post. Basically, if you don’t want to go read the long and boring and very stupid article, here are the(…)

please shut up about millennials, i’m begging you

please shut up about millennials, i’m begging you

It looks like we’re still doing this. Saying things about millennials. I asked us to stop, but I guess we’re not stopping. Fine. The latest offense comes from psychotherapist Brooke Donatone writing at Slate. She thinks we “can’t grow up” and are “unable to think for [ourselves]” because of “helicopter parenting.” I think she needs(…)

it’s link thursday!

it’s link thursday!

It’s not just any Link Thursday. Today is a very special halloweeny Link Thursday! First and foremost, you should read about the D.C. Spooktacular. There are creepy crawlitics and representative demonocracy! If you can count all the puns in this article, I’ll give you a prize. I’ll wait…. Okay, now stop counting puns and instead(…)

the actual essentials: dorm room edition

the actual essentials: dorm room edition

bedding A bedspread. Think really hard about your bedspread. Overthink it, probably. Chances are, this is  going to be the biggest thing in your room, so you want to make sure it makes the right statement. Pillows. Both of the sleeping kind and the decorative kind. Accent pillows are the difference between a hospital bed(…)

how to not look like you’ve been crying

how to not look like you’ve been crying

Photo: Shandi-lee via Compfight cc It’s cool. College is stressful. Sometimes you’re going to want to cry, and then you’re going to want to go out and not look like you’ve been crying. I’m not asking any questions. I just want to help you fix your face. I consider myself something of a pro at(…)

we should be more narcissistic

we should be more narcissistic

Could the media calm down about how terrible millennials are? It reminds me of how, when you were in 9th grade, you would look at the kids in middle school and say “man, those 8th graders are SOOO much worse than we were. Did you hear that Hanna made out with Jack at the movies(…)

top 12 posts of 2012

top 12 posts of 2012

  Image Credit   It’s a new year, and it’s been approximately a year since the birth of That Girl Magazine! In honor of both these events, below you will find the twelve most popular posts of the last twelve months. The posts correspond roughly with the months. Did you miss any? six obvious signs(…)