FRIENDS

Gifts

What To Give Your Best Friends from the Group Chat

Your friends got you through the trash year that was 2018. Now's the time to show them some appreciation.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
12.4.18
Culture

Michelle Obama Shares Her Secret to Getting Through Her Time as First Lady

"I was in such a tight bubble, where I had to be perfect and I couldn't necessarily be my full self."
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
12.3.18
How Though?

How to Break Up With a Friend Without All the Drama

Breakups are hard, especially when they happen between friends. Here's a guide about how to make ending a friendship easier and kinder, according to an expert.
Leila Ettachfini
10.18.18
vgtl

How to Make Friends in College

Making friends at college can feel like an overwhelming and intimidating prospect. But don't worry—we've got you covered.
Sirin Kale
10.10.18
family

Healthy Relationships Have Boundaries. Here's How to Set Them

I know, it's the worst.
Leila Ettachfini
9.19.18
FRIENDS

What I Learned About Real Relationships When My 'Friends' Take Went Viral

Ross Geller is trash.
Claire Willett
8.21.17
friendship

Bromances Allow Men to Openly Love Each Other, New Study Says

"Masculinity is no longer this debilitating curse that forces men to act in a particularly toxic manner and, as such, guys today are having highly emotional, physically tactile and loving friendships with other men. This can only be a positive."
Kimberly Lawson
5.2.17
Dating

Can Men And Women Really Be Friends? A Scientific and Cultural Investigation

Disturbed to learn my male friends don't find me sexy, I reached out to an evolutionary psychologist and gender expert to find out whether heterosexual men and women can truly be friends.
Sirin Kale
12.1.16
friendship

Women Share Times Their Friends Bailed Them Out of Terrible Situations

From run-ins with creepy men to drunken nights gone horrible wrong, sometimes the best person to come to your rescue is a best friend.
Amanda Arnold
11.22.16
ask-hole

‘Friends’ Lied: Why You Should Never Pee on a Jellyfish Sting

According to experts, there are two substances you should apply to a jellyfish sting. Human urine is not one of them.
Bethy Squires
7.6.16
Health

Friendship Is More Powerful than Morphine, New Study Finds

New research from Oxford University suggests that people with more friends feel less pain.
Diana Tourjée
5.2.16
Culture

Enjoy Your Friends Before You Lose Them All at Age 25

According to new research from Aalto University, men and women hit their friendship peak when they turn 25. When we spoke to one of the study authors, he pointed out one important detail: Women—not men—start expanding their social circles again in...
Zing Tsjeng
4.12.16
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