Complications of COVID-19 have caused many people to lose their sense of smell. I lost mine years ago and have some suggestions on how to get by.
“I knew she wasn’t 120 pounds, which wasn’t my type.”
“Women especially need more than 1,200 calories just to breathe and exist, let alone exercise and function throughout the day like a normal human being.”
Apetamin, an unregulated weight supplement that has been aggressively marketed to Black women on social media, has dangerous side effects.
"I hope that Black boys especially read this book and see that they are loved, as they are."
She was the show's comedic heart.
Memoirs and essays that celebrate disabled bodies, combat ableism, call for disability justice, and describe the myriad ways disabled folk live in and contribute to this world.
“Having a perfect white smile and shiny teeth is like the equivalent of having the latest designer bags these days.”
The world is burning in almost every way possible. What better time for me to fixate on my relatively mediocre donk.
We want to hear from you for an upcoming BuzzFeed News story.
We want to hear how you've been using your phone lately.
A Chicago crime cover-up; a metaphysical mystery; new releases from Colson Whitehead, Kazuo Ishiguro, Jhumpa Lahiri, and Melissa Broder; and so much more.
We’re told breasts should inspire lust and envy — but what about self-loathing?
With a fresh list on Tuesdays.
Tattoos are a reminder, when nearly everything else is out of your control, that your body is your own to do with what you will.
As recent conversations about Adele and Lizzo's detox diet show, we need to come up with more nuanced ways to talk about public weight loss.
I spent years living in a dangerous and restrictive world that I had constructed for myself. Then I learned how to tear down those walls.
As a chart-topper, Shawn Mendes can’t miss. Now, he’s trying to become more than a vaguely likable pop star.
The assault on the Capitol, and on democracy, also felt like a meme-making social media performance.
Wednesday’s attempted coup is just the natural extension of a presidency spent giving insurgents permission to come inside, kick their feet up, and tear down democracy.
It's the first Tuesday book drop of 2021, and boy do we have a list for you!
Explore worlds behind hidden doors, creep into dark fairy tale magic, and discover mythic creatures.
The new drama from Amazon unpacks trauma in a way that's relatable, despite the fantastical premise. Spoilers ahead!
At least the books were good.
In October, protests against Nigeria’s notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad became a global movement.
So good you'll want to frame them.
The first Netflix drama produced by Shonda Rhimes had such potential but ends up being mind-numbingly dull. Spoilers ahead.
These are the films that give us all the ~holiday feels~.
Gifty is a doctoral candidate at Stanford, but in the face of family tragedy, she finds herself reconsidering the faith she left in her youth.
Is your favorite on the list?