In preparation for August's Beijing Olympics, China is assembling an army of 380 dewy-skinned, facially proportional, physically fit hostesses for the games. Here, a handful — all between 5'6" and 5'10" — improve their posture while biting chopsticks to achieve a "natural" smile. Picture-perfect ambassadors for a country girding for mass protests over its human-rights record, particularly concerning women.
George Clooney Wrote a Harrowing Op-Ed About "Torture Rapes" in Darfur
"We must not forget the survivors."
New Research Shows That Female Senators Get More Shit Done Than Men (Naturally)
They're better at working together, making deals—basically kicking ass.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg "Wasn't 100 Percent Sober" During the State of the Union
She basically pregamed President Obama's big speech.
UVA Sorority Members Are Outraged That They've Been Ordered to Steer Clear of Frat Parties
It's not women who are the problem in campus rape culture, and students are (rightfully) furious that they're being made to feel that way.