Displaying all articles tagged:


  1. tiktok
    The Teens Have Come For Lin-Manuel MirandaThe Hamilton creator is getting mercilessly teased on TikTok.
  2. tiktok
    Teens Are Disguising As Mask-Wearing Grandmas to Buy Booze(Or so they claim on TikTok.)
  3. cool teens
    Marcia Gay Harden’s Son Does Her Makeup in a Very Cute YouTube Tutorial“You’re perfect, you’re beautiful, you look like Linda Evangelista, you’re a model. Did you stone those tights?”
  4. immigrant stories
    One Teenage Refugee’s Journey from Iraq to CaliforniaWhat it’s like to start life in a new country — when you’re still figuring out who you are.
  5. Study Finds More and More Young Girls Are Self-HarmingThe spike correlates with rising teen depression and suicide.
  6. tipping
    Restaurant Adds 18 Percent Tip to Tables of TeensA mom is protesting it because her daughter paid 90 extra cents.
  7. mental health awareness
    The Percentage of Suicidal Teens and Kids Has Doubled Since 2008Sixty-six percent of those were girls.
  8. select all
    The Best Consultants in Silicon Valley Are TeenagersThirty-something developers looking to build the next big thing are consulting high-school and college students to learn what works.
  9. just desserts
    Two Teens Staged a Fake Proposal at a Fancy Restaurant to Get Free DessertThey said it was “really good” and “really fun.”
  10. the urbanist
    What It’s Like to Be a Teenager in a Rapidly Changing Havana“I can’t travel much, so I like that people come to Havana from all over the world. Meeting them is like a vacation. A very small vacation.”
  11. revenge porn
    A 14-Year-Old Girl Is Suing Facebook for Hosting Naked Photos of HerHer lawyer compared allowing the photo to be published to child abuse.
  12. awful things
    Teenage Girls Are Trading Sex Work for FoodThis is the sad reality for teens in many of the country’s low-income communities.
  13. gallery
    A Beautiful Way to Relive Your Teenage AngstPhotographs from Olivia Bee: Kids in Love.
  14. teenagers
    Willow Smith’s Ardipithecus Is Too Precocious for Its Own GoodArdipithecus feels like a slightly less-druggy version of the album Miley Cyrus put out this year.
  15. There’s a Mean Girl on the Loose in HollywoodBella Thorne blasts a “very, very mean” star.
  16. profile
    The CEO Selling Clothes That Speak InternetErin Yogasundram’s teenage buyers think she’s totally bae AF.
  17. movies
    How Diary of a Teenage Girl Refuses Easy AnswersTalking to the cast and filmmakers about the movie’s portrayal of teen desire.
  18. See a Group of Friends Grow Up Over 30 YearsKaren Marshall began photographing a group of 16-year-olds in 1985 — and has been documenting their friendship ever since.
  19. Rich Teens Use Instagram, Poor Teens Use FacebookAnd all teens are on social media all the time. 
  20. fuel efficiency
    Teenagers, Efficient Busy People, Change Clothes While DrivingWhat of it, Mom
  21. teenagers
    Brooklyn Teen Arrested for Emoji-Laden Threats Against NYPDOn Twitter.
  22. millennial wisdom
    Teens Today Are Alone But Not LonelySo mature, so mellow, so wise. 
  23. social psychology
    Kids These Days Have Fewer Friends, But They’re Cool With ThatThey also report less loneliness than teenagers in the early 1990s.
  24. q&a
    Ariel Schrag Tells the Summer Love Story You Didn’t Know You NeededTalking to writer and cartoonist about her latest novel, Adam.
  25. horrible things
    Police Want to Photograph Sexting Teen’s PenisUsing a shot to make him erect.
  26. viewing habits
    Sexting Is Lose-Lose for Teen GirlsFrom a study called: “Damned If You Do, Damned If You Don’t … If You’re a Girl.”
  27. teen pregnancy
    Teen Pregnancy at an All-Time LowHistorically low lows!
  28. damages
    A Teenager Threw a Movie-Worthy Party and It Seems Super-Lame$70,000 in damages. 
  29. quotables
    Michelle Pfieffer Was Elizabeth Olsen’s Teenage Pinup“I never had a heartthrob or a band I loved, but I had Michelle Pfeiffer.”
  30. vulture lists
    6 Forgotten Teen Films of the Late ’90s and Early ’00sDocumentarian Charlie Lyne watched more than 300 movies from that period.
  31. our selfies ourselves
    Hey Teens, Your Damn Selfies Are Giving You LiceFacts of lice.
  32. trends
    Teens Think Valentine’s Day Is Lame, LoserOver half of them say “no thanks” to the traditional love day.
  33. the teenagers
    Teens Don’t Shop at Teen Stores Anymore, DorkOur most capricious demographic changes its tastes.
  34. teenagers
    Runaway Teen Couple Back After Successful AdventureOur fair-weather friends have returned.
  35. yolo
    Teen Couple Escapes Boring, Cold Boarding School for a Caribbean AdventureIt was too rainy and cold, they told their friends.
  36. quotables
    Tavi and Lorde Just Had the Paramount Girl Talk Seven highlights. 
  37. Nancy Drew and the Case of the Cooperstown Slut, by Liz Arcury“Fifteen dollars? Come on, Nance, there are dozens of other stores in the mall that sell candles. Don’t settle on this one just yet,” Bess […]
  38. teens
    Teens Bringing Dates to Thanksgiving DinnerTheir dating rituals confuse us forevermore. 
  39. our selfies ourselves
    Selfies: Just Signs of Healthy Teen Confidence?Perhaps selfies provide important esteem-boosting, self-promotion training for teenagers.
  40. popularity contests
    Adventurous Teen Uses 1950s Tips for PopularityIt is a hero’s journey of primping and below-the-knee hemlines. 
  41. micro-fame
    ‘Am I Pretty or Ugly?’: When Teen Girls Court HatersCaught in the feedback loop between haters and fame.
  42. young hearts run free
    The Most Teenage Lyrics on Lorde’s Album, Pure Heroine“Maybe the Internet raised us, or maybe people are jerks.”
  43. good news
    Maybe Social Media Is Actually Making Kids SmarterModern teens are hyperliterate critical thinkers.
  44. the jacksons
    What Teen Rebellion Looks Like When You’re 16-Year-Old Prince Jackson$66,000 allowance and a princess girlfriend.
  45. cut chat room
    Coed Teen Sex-and-Sleepovers: A Cut ChatParenting do or parenting don’t? 
  46. It’s Like, What Do I Do With This Kid? by Alex SchmidtHello! Earth to Kylie! This is your uncle speaking. He knows he’s not Justin Bieber or the “Gangnam Style” guy, but he’d like to think he’s at […]
  47. tragedies
    Brooklyn High School Field Trip Ends TragicallyA student wandered off and drowned.
  48. drag
    Large Abercrombie & Fitch Employees Forced to Wear Men’s ClothingThis sounds illegal.
  49. Obesity
    Surprise! Teens Either Don’t Know or Don’t Care How Many CaloriesWhat’d you expect?
  50. confessions
    15 Teens Discuss Modern Prom and ‘Promposals’“The stereotypes [of prom asking] are sexist and traditional, but girls chasing boys does not usually work out well,” one girl says.
Load More