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I’m Not Attractive or Successful. But Can I Still Look Stylish?

Based on the number of personal styling services selling clothes to men with ostensibly no fashion sense, it’s safe to assume that men don’t know…

‘Long Shot’ and Our Beautiful Woman/Ordinary Dude Fixation

Fellas, you know how it is. Sure, you’re not the best-looking guy, and well, you’re a bit of a slob and a screw-up, too. But…

The Cult of the Bolted-Ons

We are, allegedly, in an era of “natural beauty.” Brands are increasingly advertising with “unretouched” photos, selling makeup products that make you look like you…

A Cultural History of the ‘Smokeshow’

We’re such stoners that 4/20 isn’t just a day, it’s an entire week. And it’s not just weed we love, it’s the act of smoking…