body-positivity

The Ever-Larger Sex Appeal of the Big-Bellied Heartthrob

This is the final installment in the Body Issue, our weeklong examination of the male form, where men get real about what they look like,…

The State of the Male Gaze

In her recent eulogy to porn on Tumblr, Vex Ashley, an alt porn model and self-described Internet Naked Girl™, mourned the loss of one of…

Fuck Tall Men—It’s Time to Pay Our Respects to Short Kings

Women are constantly shamed because they don’t live up to the unrealistic female bodies plastered everywhere in media (Skinny, but curvy! Wear makeup, but it…

Why Some People Gain Weight While Grieving

Grief is bad for the heart (you’re 21 times more likely to have a heart attack the day after a death in the family), and…