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All the Disgusting Ways Guys Wipe Their Dirty Hands

In my early twenties, I lived alone in a dark, dank garden apartment in the heart of Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. I was convinced a…

Do You Really Need to Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them?

Conventional wisdom (and your mom) says that you should always wash new clothes before putting them on. But like, I want to put these new…

The Dirty Truth About Guys Who Never Wash Their Hands

Last week, Fox News host Pete Hegseth said on air, to a viewership of approximately 1.5 million people, that he hasn’t washed his hands in…

What’s on This?: Everything at the Gym

For the first time in my 33 years, I’m visiting the gym on a regular basis. I’m not totally sure why I’m doing it —…