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The Women of FIRE Are Blazing Their Own Trail in Early Retirement

Financial Mechanic, a blogger in the financial independence and early retirement (FIRE) community who plans to achieve financial freedom by the age of 32, is…

Why We’re All So Turned On by Our Gender-Swapped Snapchat Filters

The dog Snapchat filter makes me look like a hoe, not a puppy. The big mouth filter is supposed to be funny and cute, but…

Young White Dudes Are Decidedly Opting Out of the Whole ‘Job’ Thing

The middle-class millennial white man is not his father. He’s more educated, he’s less driven by money, and perhaps for the first time in human…

The Cost of Misusing the Term ‘Emotional Labor’

Earlier this month, in a viral article for Harper’s Bazaar about the female burden of male friendlessness, writer Melanie Hamlett referred to the concept of…