In our culture, female-coded behavior and female beauty standards are usually inextricably linked to occupying as little space as possible. So a woman with extra height AND extra weight has kind of a double whammy on her.

Sep 20, 2013 at 5:00pm | 210 comments

how not to be a dick
Vacation dickitude can happen on safari or along a three-month backpacking tour of Europe just as easily as it can happen at a national park or a weatherbeaten family resort in the Poconos.
Most of us typically walk around anywhere from 5 to 15 pounds over our fighting weight, so in the weeks leading up to a fight, almost everyone has to change their diet, up their cardio, hit the steam room, and weigh themselves with a regularity bordering on obsession.

Jun 28, 2013 at 1:00pm | 45 comments