Emerald Pellot

Emerald is an editor at CollegeCandy, lover of coffee, and pretend francophile. After studying writing and popular culture at NYU she decided to be a grownup and get a job. Tweet at ya' girl @EmeraldGritty.
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Oct 17, 2014

What Your Hangover Hair Says About You [CC Faves]

All you need is a hair tie and a prayer.

Oct 17, 2014

The 20 Things Sailor Moon Taught Me About Being A Woman

Fighting evil with moonlight. Winning love by daylight.

Oct 17, 2014

The 10 Commandments Of Body Positivity Everyone Should Follow

We've created the 10 commandments of body positivity to help us be a little kinder to ourselves and a little kinder to others.

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25 Things To Expect From Your First Job

That's why they call workin' it work, ladies.

Oct 16, 2014

15 Winking Animals Will Charm Your Pants Off

Winking animals look like they just farted and want you to keep it a secret.

Oct 16, 2014

Oct 15, 2014

This Ad Wants You To Have Great Sex And It’s Totally SFW

Finally advertising that isn't super annoying.

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Oct 15, 2014

When Good Celebrity Weaves Go Bad

Look, don't hate on the weave game but don't fear posing the question: girl, what had happened?

Oct 14, 2014

5 Ways To Slay Your Next Group Study Session

Midterms are coming. Winter is coming.

Oct 13, 2014

You Wish You Were As Fabulous As This Kid Dancing On Local News


Oct 10, 2014

20 Times Lorde Was A Beautifully Awkward Gothy Mess

She says she knows she looks like Gollum.

Oct 10, 2014

A Brief History Of Lady’s Underwear [CC Faves]

It'll never be any surprise to me that when feminists decided to rebel against gender norms they burned their bras.

Oct 9, 2014

Shonda Rhimes Calls Katherine Heigl An A–hole

Shonda Rhimes dragged Katherine Heigl to filth and served her some truth tea.

Oct 9, 2014

7 Flu-Fighting Foods To Keep You Healthy All Semester

The whether is getting colder and it's about to be the season of sick.

Oct 8, 2014

We Can’t Get Over Jay Z’s Response To A Guy Asking, “Who Are You?”

A confused tourist sees Jay Z walking by and asks, “Who are you?” Jay Z then proceeds to give perhaps...

Oct 8, 2014

90% Of Female Restaurant Workers Experience Sexual Harassment

Just because you serve someone doesn't mean you're their servant.

Oct 8, 2014

The 25 Best Things About Reading Books

5. You can find your feelings articulated in a way you didn't know was possible.

Oct 7, 2014

22 Inspiring Food Quotes To Live By

Reminder: do not feel guilty about eating amazing food.

Oct 7, 2014

The Worst Things About Each Zodiac Sign

Let the universe tell you what's wrong with you.

Oct 7, 2014

Jennifer Lawrence Addresses Nude Photo Leak In Vanity Fair

"It does not mean that it comes with the territory. It’s my body, and it should be my choice, and the fact that it is not my choice is absolutely disgusting. I can’t believe that we even live in that kind of world. ”

Oct 7, 2014

Why Is Solange Promoting A New “Tinder For Rich People” App Called Luxy?

A dating app for rich people to meet other young, sexy, rich people.