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Maria Yagoda

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Recent articles by Maria:

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The one-night stand has been replaced by something truly awful.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

Bisexual Celebrities: Stars Open Up About Sexuality

Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, Kristen Stewart and more stars who've boldly spoken out about their sexual identity → 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

We Tried It: Colon Hydrotherapy, Microneedle Facial and Lash Extensions (Because Red Carpet Beauty Is Pain)

PEOPLE writer-reporter Maria Yagoda continues her journey to get red carpet ready, trying more celeb-approved tips and tricks to get glam … including a nerve-wracking colon procedure → Read More

We Tried It: Teeth-Whitening, Sugar Hair Removal, Barre and Cellulite-Blasting to Get Red Carpet Ready

PEOPLE writer-reporter Maria Yagoda continues her journey to get red carpet ready, trying more celeb-approved tips and tricks to tone up, remove hair, whiten teeth and blast cellulite → Read More