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8 Bizarre and Amazing Vintage Halloween Costumes

My two favorite things aside from sandwiches? Weird vintage photos and Halloween. If you're feeling low on the costume inspo front -- or just want to marvel at some masks and some adult women in baby carriages -- look no further.

31 Badass Women Born in October

Movers, shakers, and women's history-makers born in October.

America's Maternity Leave Drought

What it's really like trying to have a baby and keep your job in the United States.

2015 Stuff Mom Never Told You Fan Survey Results

Stuff Mom Never Told You fans! Here's what you had to say the 2015 SMNTY Fan Experience Survey. Endless air kisses to everyone who took the time to respond.

Stuff Mom Never Told You Does Speaking Engagements

Here's how to have Cristen and Caroline of Stuff Mom Never Told You want to speak, educate, inspire and entertain at your event.

Your Favorite Feminist Card Game You Never Knew Existed

The vintage card game we imagine all the coolest second-wave feminists played, with imagine Gloria Steinem poker-facing behind her signature aviators and Bella Abzug hiding trump cards in her hat brim.

9 Women Who Changed Anthropology

You'd think the study of humans - all humans, past and present - would be a little more equitable when it comes to gender. After all, women are half the humans. But don't let common sense cloud your vision! Since the dawn of anthropology as an official social-science discipline, its members have skewed male and white. Its "informants," or the subjects being interviewed by the foreign "experts," have also tended to skew male. Why interview a bunch of women about what they do all day when you could just take the men's word for it?

30 Badass Women Born in September

Movers, shakers and women's history-makers born in September.

How Wall Street's Original Joan Holloway Inspired Second-Wave Feminist Protests

Sixty years later as Women's Liberation was going full throttle, the anti-catcall tactic was less eye gouging and more man heckling with ogle-ins, like sit-ins with wolf whistles.

Why Some Guys Can't Handle Getting Turned Down

Regardless of the communication tactic, ultimately saying "no" can lead to a backlash of breakup proportions despite a relationship that never even existed...