judgments

Who Do They Think They Are? Each week, we’re asking strangers on the streets of New York City to size each other up.

parenthood
To All the Moms I’ve Ignored Before I think of you every time I want to give a new mom advice.
it's complicated
I’ve Been in Four Relationships With the Same Person But we’ve never broken up.
listening
Binge The Cut on Tuesdays All our podcast episodes in one place.
self
Brown Noise Is the Best Work Soundtrack A cozy sound blanket to help you focus.
health
I Was a 4-Year-Old Trapped in a Teenager’s Body “I was all of the things people are when they’re 14 or 15” — except a decade younger.
review
Did Hype Kill the ‘Cat Person’ Book? Maybe it never had a chance.

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  1. I Was a 4-Year-Old Trapped in a Teenager’s Body
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  3. Don’t Give Up on the Women’s March
  4. To All the Moms I’ve Ignored Before
  5. Poet Mary Oliver Wrote Plainly and Affectingly of Love and Loss

Style

Power

power
Gillibrand’s Franken-Problem Won’t Die When a woman stands up to a powerful man, the fallout is all too predictable.
self
Brown Noise Is the Best Work Soundtrack A cozy sound blanket to help you focus.
the cut on tuesdays
Sarah Koenig Talks About Procrastination and Her Work Wife On this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.

More Power

  1. Imagined Letters Between Trump and Pelosi
  2. Everything to Know About the 2019 Women’s March on Washington
  3. What Happens When Democracy Fails? Women Know.
  4. Here Are the Real Effects of the Government Shutdown

Self

astrology
Madame Clairevoyant: Horoscopes for the Week of January 14 Aquarius season starts on Sunday!
it's complicated
I’ve Been in Four Relationships With the Same Person But we’ve never broken up.
it's complicated
It’s Complicated: I Had My First Date at 28 On learning how to start from scratch.
sex diaries
The Assistant Going Clubbing With Wealthy Businessmen This week’s sex diary.
an investigation
Do Our Dentists Hate Us? An attempt to find out if our filthy teeth have earned us an enemy.

More self

  1. Why Is Everyone I Know Bouldering All of a Sudden?
  2. What It’s Like to Have a Body That’s Literally Falling Apart 
  3. Is My Voice Attractive?
  4. The ‘World’s Loneliest Frog’ Is Under a Lot of Pressure

Culture

tv
I Can’t Stop Watching European Crime Dramas Here are 11 to binge.
review
Did Hype Kill the ‘Cat Person’ Book? Maybe it never had a chance.
listening
Binge The Cut on Tuesdays All our podcast episodes in one place.
it's complicated
I’ve Been in Four Relationships With the Same Person But we’ve never broken up.
q&a
The Artist Making Installations Out Of Rape Kits Artist Aliza Shvarts draws an American landscape with rape kits from each state.
culture
Welcome to Puberty TV A new wave of comedies is finally taking teen sexuality seriously.

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  1. What’s Going on With Mariah Carey and Her Former Assistant?
  2. Everything That’s Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Came Out
  3. Everything We Know About Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin’s Wedding Ceremony
  4. How Long Would You Have Lasted at Fyre Fest?

Best of the Cut

12/21/2018
Listening to Estrogen Hormones have always been a third rail in female mental health. They may also be a skeleton key.
12/19/2018
The Imagined Threat of a Woman Who Governs Like a Man The very idea of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez using her power has the men in Washington running scared.
11/28/2018
I’m Broke and Mostly Friendless and I’ve Wasted My Whole Life When you live inside of your shame, everything you see is inadequate and embarrassing.
11/25/2018
Lena Dunham Comes to Terms With Herself She’s mostly done making herself the subject of the story.
11/19/2018
The Haunting of a Dream House A New Jersey family bought their ideal home. But according to the creepy letters they started to get, they weren’t the only ones interested in it.
11/19/2018
How Did Larry Nassar Deceive So Many for So Long? Everyone believed the predatory trainer who may have just brought down USA Gymnastics.
11/9/2018
We Thought We Knew Faith, Until We Didn’t The making of a white-nationalist poster girl.
10/30/2018
Our Lady of Immaculate Taste Penny Martin, editor of fashion’s quirkiest indie mag, on nearly a decade of publishing The Gentlewoman.
10/28/2018
The Skimm Has the Ear of Millions of Women. What Are They Going to Do With It? Seven million people wake up to their newsletter, and their voice, every morning.
10/25/2018
Red Scare Leans Into Nothing A podcast that offers a critique of feminism, and capitalism, from deep inside the culture they’ve spawned.
9/27/2018
What a Good Boy In the end, Brett Kavanaugh proved that he’s exactly what Republicans want for the Supreme Court.
9/24/2018
When the Muzzle Comes Off Even if Kavanaugh prevails, women are expanding the boundaries of what kinds of stories must be taken seriously.