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Maria Yagoda

People magazine

New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Maria:

Brand New Food Emojis Are Coming to Your Phone Very Soon

Finally, you can ask your roommate if she wants to get in on your takeout order without the extreme hassle of using words. → Read More

Straight Men, Please Stop Your Useless Fingering

To the surprise of many, just jabbing around down there is not an effective way to get off a person with a clitoris. So please, stop using your fingers as temporary dick surrogates and try these methods instead. → Read More

Hugh Hefner Dead: Holly Madison on Life in the Playboy Mansion, Kendra Wilkinson

In the wake of Hugh Hefner's passing, we're looking back on what two of his most famous girlfriends had to say about life with him in the Playboy Mansion → Read More

Cookie-Flavored Candy Corn Is Officially on Shelves. In August. For Real.

The candy aisle would have us believe that summer is over, and there’s only a week left to figure out your Halloween costume. A new flavor of Brach’s Candy Corn has been spotted on supermarket shel… → Read More

What Happened When I Tried to Get Laid on LinkedIn

"I'd like to add you to my professional network xoxoxox Maria" → Read More

Meryl Streep Makes History with 20th Oscar Nom: A Look Back at Her Iconic Nominated Roles

Last year, Meryl Streep received her 20th Academy Award nomination for her performance in Florence Foster Jenkins, making her the most-nominated performer in Oscars history → Read More

Why Are All These Adults Not Wearing Condoms??? An Investigation

According to a recent study, most people forego protection during casual sex even though they know they probably shouldn't. → Read More

Plus-Sized Model Tess Holliday on Cover of PEOPLE Hottest Bodies

The body positive model is shaking up the fashion industry and the world → Read More

The Confusing and Horrible Rise of the Several-Night Stand

The one-night stand has been replaced by something truly awful. → Read More

Dwayne The Rock Johnson Photos: Things He Makes Look Small

The Baywatch star and SNL host has a knack for dwarfing possessions, dogs, even costars → Read More

Taylor Swift Katy Perry Friendship Timeline

A look back on the pop stars’ fascinating relationship – from mad love to “Bad Blood” → Read More

Alex Rodriguez Shows Off His Stunning Florida Home — and Wait Until You See the Pool

When Alex Rodriguez started looking for real estate a few years ago, he commuted between Manhattan and Miami Beach, where he had a waterfront home overlooking Biscayne Bay — for his new home, he wa… → Read More

I Butt-Dialed a Tinder Date Who Ghosted Me—and It Went Surprisingly Well

I never thought I'd see Mark again. My butt had other plans. → Read More

What Happened When I Texted, 'U Up?' to Every Guy in My Phone

What if, instead of swiping left on Tinder for that hour I lie motionless in bed after a shower, I could be dating someone already in my phone, like "Rando in the Subway" or "Greek The Clubs"? → Read More

I Ate Myself Out Using My iPhone, and It Was Pretty Good

A new product called O-Cast allows you to record patterns linked to a vibrator by licking your iPhone. → Read More

I Asked a Porn Star and Cam Girl to Teach Me How to Talk Dirty

My conversations during sex are limited to "yes," "no," and "ow, my phone is poking my butt." But I always wondered if learning the language of lust would help—or just humiliate—me. → Read More

Everything We Know About Selena Gomez and The Weeknd’s Whirlwind Romance

Most recently, Gomez joined The Weeknd in Colombia and Brazil, where her new beau is currently touring. → Read More

Scarlett Johansson Romain Dauriac Split: Their Private Marriage in Photos

Johansson has filed for divorce from Dauriac, with whom she shares a daughter, Rose Dorothy, 2. → Read More

Tyrese Gibson Finally Explains Why He Built a Benihana-Style Restaurant, Coffee Shop and Nightclub In His Backyard

“This is a fly and sophisticated place where any man that’s married can bring his wife, and any man that’s single can come and catch a vibe,” Gibson tells PEOPLE → Read More

We Tried It: A Full Day of Glam – Then Crashing the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Red Carpet

Juice cleanses are hard, but getting your boobs contoured is not → Read More