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Oct 5, 2012

Guess Which 'Bachelor' Couple Officially Called Off The Engagement?!

Can we all just agree that the odds of finding love on 'The Bachelor' or 'The Bachelorette' is slim to none, regardless of any engagement that may take place. Despite not getting to know each other in a real life setting, some how America and the show's contestants manage to get all wrapped in the lala land the show presents.

Oct 4, 2012

It Is A Sad Day To Be A Longhorn

As an alumni from the University of Texas at Austin, I couldn't be more disappointed in the story making headlines across the country: Bleach Balloons Launched At Minorities At University of Texas. Throwing water balloons off of balconies is a typical college prank. I had a few neighbors who thought it was hilarious at 3am when girls were coming home from the bars.

Oct 2, 2012

Maude Apatow Interviews Rebel Wilson, Hilarity Ensues

Or does Rebel Wilson interview Maude Apatow? I began watching this interview under the pretense that Apatow would be chatting with Wilson about her role in the film, 'Pitch Perfect.' What I actually ended up watching was Rebel Wilson grilling Maude on whether or not she has what it takes to be in a rap group, Wilson's rap group more specifically.

All Little Monsters Are Beautiful: Lady Gaga's Body Revolution

Self esteem is something that all humans struggle with. Black, white, fat, scrawny, mousy, beautiful-- everyone faces insecurities of some kind. We all feel that some part of us doesn't necessarily fit in with society's standards of what is attractive or normal. This is probably definitely because the individuals modeling the current standard of beauty only represent an incredibly tiny percentage of the population.

Rihanna Tweets @ChrisBrown: An Honest Reaction

I could say that I decided to write this post as a reaction to recent tweets made by Rihanna to Chris Brown. Tweets telling the man who brutally beat her, "Praying for you baby, my best wishes are with u today," as he stepped into a court room. But the only reason I really included this at all was to boost SEO.

Dating Is Dead– Who's In Your Gaggle?

You've noticed a change, but you haven't been able to put your finger on what exactly is taking place in today's dating world. One thing is certain, though: calling mom doesn't help much. How do you explain the significance of that really incredible gchat conversation you had with a new guy, or the excitement you felt when he added you on facebook and immediately liked your latest status update?

Sep 7, 2012

For A Good Time Call: A Real Story From An Actual Phone Sex Operator

Yes, real phone sex operators do exist, and they work really long hours. There are a lot of things I would ask said professional if given the opportunity. Do your parents know? If so, how'd they take the news? What kind of guys do you talk to on the clock? Are they absolute weirdos?

Aug 16, 2012

Miley Cyrus Wants To Be Justin Bieber

Am I the only one who thinks that Miley Cyrus looks suspiciously like Justin Bieber?

Aug 14, 2012

My Summer in Polaroids

Summer is my favorite time of year-- it offers a wealth of travel opportunity and an abundance of sunshine. Though I live and work full time in New York City, this summer I've been to Texas, LA, Vegas, Boston and Chicago!

Aug 13, 2012

Tragedy Strikes Texas A&M University

Our hearts go out to the students and family at Texas A&M. For those of you following the story, get the latest updates on twitter here.

Jul 27, 2012

The USA Olympic Swim Team Does 'Call Me Maybe' Video–HOTT! [Candy Dish]

Just when you thought the 'Call Me Maybe' sensation was re-emerges in the greatest way imaginable.

Jul 24, 2012

14 Eye-Rolling, WTF and Sometimes Useful Things Grandma Used to Say

You've probably heard these from your grandmother, 4th grade teacher or crazy Uncle Jessie. Just some quick quotes that are sometimes 'deep,' sometimes outrageous and sometimes lacking any rhyme or reason.

Jul 23, 2012

5 Tips For 1/2 Marathon Training [One Month Challenge]

While my one month challenge with CollegeCandy is now at an end, my half marathon training is not. I am on a 10 week program that will only continue to get more rigorous.

Jul 14, 2012

Training For a Half While On Vacation [One Month Challenge]

Last weekend I was in Boston, and while it was tough to wake up before my brunch loving crew to get a run in, I did it. This weekend I'm in Chicago for Pitchfork Music Festival.

Jul 11, 2012

9 Ways To Know You're Soul Mates

After a recent episode of 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians,' there isn't a doubt in anyone's mind that Kim and Kanye are soul mates. They just have so much in common.