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Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Being the First Lady, on This Week's "Work Wives" Podcast

A few reasons to listen to this week's installment of the Glamour' podcast "Work Wives": You'll hear Glamour's digital editorial director Laurel Pinso... Read More »

The Lowdown: 7 Facts About Leslie Jones in All Her Fun, Fierce Glory

If there's one thing the MAKERS team loves as much as birthdays, it's Leslie Jones and her exceptional Twitter presence: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!... Read More »

4 Facts You Didn't Know About the Bikini

Exactly 70 years ago today, Louis Réard, a French designer, debuted a scandalous two-piece summer ensemble at a public pool in Paris. Officially marki... Read More »

An Open Letter to US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew On Why a Woman Needs to Be On the Front of the $10 Bill

In the great words of Alexander Hamilton, "A promise must never be broken." Dear US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, As a country, it is about time we p... Read More »

5 Things You Didn't Know About Gigi Hadid

This month, Gigi Hadid walked in shows in New York, Milan, and Paris, but the biggest story came out of her Instagram account. This past week, the 20-... Read More »

9 Facts About Brave Journalist Ida B. Wells

Thursday's Google Doodle was dedicated to the intelligent and brave journalist, Ida B. Wells. Her world was plagued with injustice and cruelty, but lu... Read More »

Lady Liberty: 11 Things You Didn't Know About the Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty's arrived to New York City from France 130 years ago. According to legend, the idea for the Statue came to sculptor Frédéric Aug... Read More »

8 Facts About "Alice in Wonderland" to Feed Your Curiousity

Happy 150th birthday to Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland" (not to be confused with an unbirthday of course). Both Wonderland books, "Alice in Wond... Read More »

7 Female Spelling Bee Champs: Where Are They Now?

Two contestants were declared winners Thursday at the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee: Gokul Venkatachalam, 14, and Vanya Shivashankar, 13. Over th... Read More »