the News at Noon

Welcome to the News at Noon, our daily round-up of what we’re reading from around the web shared everyday around lunchtime.  We’re also throwing in a dope quote on the daily because, why not?  Leave your favorite articles and quotes in the comments!


“Then, she began to breathe,

and live, and every moment

took her to a place where goodbyes were hard to come by.

She was in love, but not in love with someone or something,

she was in love with her life.

And for the first time, in a long time,

everything was inspiring.”



Photographer Chelsea Hale Captures Eye-Opening Photos of How Damaging Social Media Is // HUFF POST

Drinking Spearmint Tea Can Calm Your Acne // BYRDIE

Chances Are You’ll Marry the Wrong Person // NY TIMES

#TryBeatingMeLightly Shows Pakistani Women Won’t Stand For Wife-Beating Bill // HUFF POST

How Millennial Skepticism Is Revolutionizing the Beauty Industry One Purchase at a Time // RACKED

Forget Birthing Pains, Orgasmic Births Are a Thing // BROADLY

What If “Frog and Toad” Was a Celebration of Same Sex Love? // THE NEW YORKER

Isn’t This Summer Dress to Die For? // ZARA

Maybe There Really a Scientific Way to Find Love and Keep It // MODERN LOVE

It’s Officially the End of an Era: The Decline of American Retail // BUSINESS OF FASHION

Happy Tuesday!