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Kelly Gonsalves

Contributing Writer

Kelly Gonsalves is a sex and culture writer exploring love, lust, identity, and feminism. Her work has appeared at Bustle, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, and more, and she previously worked as an associate editor for The Week. She's obsessed with badass ladies doing badass things, wellness movements, and very bad rom-coms.

George H.W. Bush apologizes for missing Trump's inauguration: 'If I sit outside in January, it likely will put me six feet under'
Former President George H. W. Bush.
today in good manners

George H.W. Bush apologizes for missing Trump's inauguration: 'If I sit outside in January, it likely will put me six feet under'

The 'fix-and-flip' housing craze is back
fix-and-flop houses.
'the floodgates have opened'

The 'fix-and-flip' housing craze is back

The real reason box-office revenues hit an all-time high in 2016
Movie theater ticket prices have increased.
$$$$$

The real reason box-office revenues hit an all-time high in 2016

Amazon promises to create over 100,000 new jobs by 2018
Amazon.
not too shabby

Amazon promises to create over 100,000 new jobs by 2018

It's not your imagination. Airplane seats are shrinking.
It is not in your head, the seats are getting smaller.
RIP personal bubble

It's not your imagination. Airplane seats are shrinking.

Alphabet lost $3.6 billion experimenting with non-Google projects this year
It was an expensive loss.
'a' for effort

Alphabet lost $3.6 billion experimenting with non-Google projects this year

Your salary is probably a fraction of what first-year workers earn in Silicon Valley
A first-year tech worker in Silicon Valley earns twice as much as the average American.
$$$$$

Your salary is probably a fraction of what first-year workers earn in Silicon Valley

Here's how Amazon is preparing its warehouse workforce for the holidays
Amazon.
elves wanted

Here's how Amazon is preparing its warehouse workforce for the holidays

1,700 Americans become millionaires every single day
By 2020, there will be 3.1 new American millionaires.
will you be one of them?

1,700 Americans become millionaires every single day

Veterans made up 44 percent of all federal government hires last year
In 2015, veterans were hired by the hundreds.
employing vets

Veterans made up 44 percent of all federal government hires last year

Young workers are actually more exhausted by their jobs than older employees
Being younger does not necessarily mean having more energy.
silly millennials

Young workers are actually more exhausted by their jobs than older employees

Banks are no longer America's biggest mortgage lenders
Banks do not dominate the mortgage market anymore.
banks back off

Banks are no longer America's biggest mortgage lenders

Data breaches cost global businesses $2 trillion a year
Businesses around the world have lost trillions of dollars.
cyber security

Data breaches cost global businesses $2 trillion a year

Guess which city has the worst airports in the country?
This major city has the worst airports in the nation.
sorry new yorkers

Guess which city has the worst airports in the country?

Donald Trump projected winner of Arizona
Donald Trump.
Election Day 2016

Donald Trump projected winner of Arizona

New Hampshire race remains too close to call
Donald Trump.
Election Day 2016

New Hampshire race remains too close to call

Donald Trump wins North Carolina
Donald Trump.
Election Day 2016

Donald Trump wins North Carolina

Donald Trump takes Montana
 Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Election Day 2016

Donald Trump takes Montana

Hillary Clinton projected to win Vermont
Hillary Clinton.
Election Day 2016

Hillary Clinton projected to win Vermont

Young independent workers are happier than those with typical office jobs
Is working for yourself the key to happiness?
pajamas all day every day

Young independent workers are happier than those with typical office jobs

Most male board members don't believe in the power of diversity
Workplace diversity.
Sigh

Most male board members don't believe in the power of diversity

McDonald's has a millennial problem
A McDonald's Big Mac and french fries.
the kids want better burgers

McDonald's has a millennial problem

Google has more than 1,000 artificial intelligence projects in the works
robo revolution

Google has more than 1,000 artificial intelligence projects in the works

U.S. government officially accuses Russia of hacking the election system
Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Breaking

U.S. government officially accuses Russia of hacking the election system

Why the global shipping industry is sinking
The global shipping container industry is losing billions this year.
all of the ships

Why the global shipping industry is sinking

There are now 1 million Americans who are worth $5 million each
One million people are worth $5 million each.
million dollar babies

There are now 1 million Americans who are worth $5 million each

Humanities majors are still getting shut out of the job market
There are many college graduates working at a job that doesn't require a degree.
Anyone want to hire a philosophy major?

Humanities majors are still getting shut out of the job market

Inside America's pumpkin spice obsession
Pumpkin spice: a worldwide obsession for the history books.
psl overload

Inside America's pumpkin spice obsession

America's marijuana industry could be worth $50 billion in 10 years
The marijuana industry is incredibly lucrative.
big tobacco wants in

America's marijuana industry could be worth $50 billion in 10 years

Is New York's mandatory paid sick leave law hurting businesses?
Go ahead, stay home.
Take a sick day!

Is New York's mandatory paid sick leave law hurting businesses?

The ghosts of Venezuela
Venezuelans wait in line for food amid a crippling nationwide hunger crisis
Photos

The ghosts of Venezuela

Frank Ocean once serenaded Chance the Rapper on a date
Frank Ocean helped a friend out with his famous voice.
dream date

Frank Ocean once serenaded Chance the Rapper on a date

Scientists say this comet could harbor alien life
Rosetta Comet
Debating E.T.

Scientists say this comet could harbor alien life

The ruined water park on the banks of the Dead Sea
An abandoned water park near the Dead Sea
Photos

The ruined water park on the banks of the Dead Sea

It's not easy being the Lena Dunham of Taylor Swift's supermodel squad
Hailee Steinfeld, Gigi Hadid, Lily Aldridge and Lena Dunham join Taylor Swift on stage during The 1989 World Tour Live
Duff Status

It's not easy being the Lena Dunham of Taylor Swift's supermodel squad

Alabama probate judge says he won't issue marriage licenses at all following SCOTUS ruling
Protestor Against Gay Marriage
I Don't

Alabama probate judge says he won't issue marriage licenses at all following SCOTUS ruling