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Famous Sex Addicts
    Tiger Woods is not alone. Take a look at the sex-crazed stars who have battled this addiction at one time...or several times.

Do Girls Need Guns? (October 2010)
    A controversial new book says every woman in America should own a gun.

How Women Will End the War in Afghanistan (October 2010)
    In search of peace in the war-torn nation, the Marine Corps has embedded one of the first all-female engagement teams.

The 13 Scariest Halloween Movies of All Time
    Always in search for the next big fright? Addicted to chills down your spine? Here are the most terrifying horror movies of all time.

11 Craziest New Wedding Trends
    Out-of-control bachelorette parties, life-sized cakes modeled after the bride, extreme theme weddings -- excess is the new rite of passage for the bride-to-be. Here, the 11 craziest wedding trends.

I Had a Baby with My Gay Best Friends
    Kitty Stillufsen opens up about how she used her two best male pals -- and a baster -- to conceive her daughter.

How to Nab a Sugar Daddy
    One woman tells her story of becoming a professional kept woman and how she managed to get four men to pay her way.

Summer Party Ideas
    From which dress to wear to what lantern to hang, this is your A-to-Z guide to summer entertaining.

The Twilight: Eclipse Premiere Red Carpet!
    Kristen, Taylor, Dakota, and, yes, Robert moseyed down the red carpet last night for the Twilight: Eclipse premiere.

10 Coolest Gifts for Father's Day
    This Father's Day, don't get him another boring tie or power tool. Prove that Dad raised you well with one of these quirky yet cool gadgets and electronics, fashion accessories, bath sets, and even man toys.

The Whole-Body Detox
    From your hair, skin, and nails to your daily eating habits and brain function, here are expert tips on how to reboot your body, make over your mind, and detox to the max.

World Cup Soccer's Hottest Players
    Your guide to the 15 sexiest (and potentially shirtless!) athletes on the field at the 2010 World Cup games in South Africa.

6 Easy Outdoor Dinner Recipes Pages: 2 3 4
    Prepare this simple, seasonal menu plan -- complete with appetizer, entree, sides, and dessert -- at your next fete.

4 Best New Outdoor Gadgets
    Transform your lawn into a five-star entertainment venue when you gear up with these high-tech gizmos

5 Picnic Basket Essentials
    You can't go wrong with these outdoor eating must-haves.

Outdoor Grilling Tips for Women: 5 Common Problems Solved
    Grilling expert Elizabeth Karmel solves the most common grilling dilemmas.

Mood Lighting: 3 Best Outdoor Lighting Tips
    Apartment Therapy lighting expert Laure Joliet has tips on easy, inexpensive ways to light your backyard party.

4 Cheap and Easy Ways to Decorate Your Backyard
    Ready to party? Follow these expert tips and get your lawn in shape for grilling and entertaining

What if Your Best Friends Are Your Worst Enemies?
    In Marie Claire's February issue, Lori Gottlieb provoked hundreds of furious e-mails from you by suggesting that women are too picky. Now she argues that female friendships are a sham.

The Day My Cousin Vanished (June 2010) Pages: 2 3
    Sentenced to death this spring for murdering five women, Rodney Alcala, also known as the "Dating Game Killer," posed as a photographer to lure his victims.

Dating Dilemma: Racial Profiling
    One African-American woman pleads not to be set up on a blind date with the only black professional you know.

The Amazing Race (June 2010)
    One husband-and-wife team competed in a 150-mile race across New Zealand, but that wasn't their real adventure.

Married to the Google Billionaire
    Anne Wojcicki, wife of Google cofounder Sergey Brin, is on a mission to get your spit -- and give you lifesaving genetic information.

Sex and the City-Inspired Cocktails
    Taste-test these fun drink recipes created for the four leading ladies of "Sex and the City 2."

Pregnant? Depressed? You're Not Alone
    Ashamed, confused, and afraid to take meds, thousands of mothers-to-be struggle silently with depression. But avoiding treatment could be the worst choice for mom and baby.

Attack of the Bridesmaidzillas Pages: 2
    Grinding with the father of the bride, ruining toasts, even ditching the wedding: You've never seen attendants like these.

Serial Killer Rodney Alcala's Secret Photo Stash
    Convicted serial killer Rodney Alcala's photographs of women and children, whom authorities hope to identify.

Freeze Your Fat Away (June 2010)
    A new, high-tech procedure at the dermatologist's office zaps unwanted bulges — no needles or scalpels required.

My Life in a Harem (May 2010)
    Jillian Lauren, one one of the Prince of Brunei's 40 girlfriends, on her 18-month adventure in a modern-day harem.

Locked Up for Life (May 2010)
    Pamela Smart—who inspired Nicole Kidman's role in To Die For—says she's been beaten up, raped, and thrown in solitary confinement while serving a life sentence for her husband's murder.

Need to Read: Dead End Gene Pool
    Wendy Burden unloads on her crazy-rich, totally eccentric family in a riveting new memoir.

Confessions of a Real-Life Shopaholic (May 2010)
    For nearly two decades, Avis Cardella didn't go a day without shopping -- until the guilt, stress, bills, and debt collectors got the best of her. Now Cardella unloads it all in her new memoir, "Spent."

The Academic: Gifts for Graduates!
    Need a gift for the stylish student? Here are easy gift ideas from MarieClaire.com that will update a drab dorm room and turn heads in even the largest college lecture hall.

My Hairdresser: A Love Story (May 2010)
    Suzan Sherman's stylist was sexy -- and straight. She followed him to the heights of success... and then all the way down again.

What Do Alpha Women Really Want? (May 2010) Pages: 2
    We're outearning our men more than ever before. So what are we complaining about?

How I Survived 40 Lashes (May 2010) Pages: 2
    Sentenced to 40 lashes for wearing a miniskirt -- in the privacy of a friend's home -- in Iran, Tala Raassi describes the punishment that changed her life.

18 Best Father's Day Gifts
    Up his style ante with this covetable gear, and there might be a kickback for you! Here are the best gift ideas for men, from Marie Claire.

April To-Do List
    Twelve reasons Marie Claire loves the month of April.

What Is a Man?
    Every year, Esquire asks, "What is a man?" Well, guys, we'd like to tell you...

The Perfect Party for the Fiercely Fun Bachelorette
    Let me set the scene: Eight British girls, the best friends, in much need of a escape, set out from L.A. to Vegas in a suburban. "The Hangover" and Bradley Cooper fresh in our minds, the chatter constant, the gossip scandalous...

Sperm and the Single Girl (April 2010)
    Successful 30-something women are deciding to forget about finding The One and turning to the Web to shop for top-notch sperm donors.

My Secret Diet (April 2010) Pages: 2
    For 18 months, Anna Fields lived on little more than bran cereal and laxatives. She describes the scarily extreme routine that nearly killed her.

The Girl's Guide to March Madness
    Everything a girl needs to know about the college basketball frenzy.

The Hottest Job in America (April 2010)
    Though today they represent just 6,000 of the nation's 1.1 million firefighters, women are finally cracking the white-hot ceiling of this once solidly male profession.

Life Behind Bars
    Marie Claire's Lea Goldman talked to Piper Kerman -- who spent 15 months in a minimum-security lockup -- about what life really like on the inside of a federal women's prison.

The Mistake That Nearly Cost Me Everything (April 2010) Pages: 2 3
    After graduating from Smith College, Piper Kerman fell in with a hard-partying, drug-dealing crowd. Ten years after she left it all behind, her past came back to haunt her.

From POW to Pastry Chef
    Once a prisoner in Iraq, Shoshana Johnson soldiers on.

The Breakup Artist: Stories of High-Stakes Divorce
    Having just released his book, Sex, Love and Money: Revenge and Ruin in the World of High-Stakes Divorce, high-profile divorce lawyer Gerald Nissenbaum illuminates how the wealthy breakup.

Jenny Sanford: The Smart Wife
    Amid the recent rash of cheating-man scandals (Tiger Woods, John Edwards, Eliot Spitzer, David Letterman), the wife of philandering Republican Governor Mark Sanford has emerged as a hero to wronged women.

Why She's My BFF: She's Not the Boss of Me
    How Lucinda Rosenfield, author of I'm So Happy for You, finally found what she needs in a friend.




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