Weekly News Update

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  • Fashionista reported that while hosting the American Music Awards on Tuesday night, Tracee Ellis Ross only wore outfits by black designers, including this Off-White dress.
  • The Cut shared that Universal Standard will soon launch a capsule collection called “Foundation” with basics for layering in sizes 00 to 40. You can already sign up for the waitlist.
  • The Cut also recently published an ode to lipstick, including a lineup of the 50 most classic colors of all time.
  • Allure provided the details on an affordable Korean Beauty-inspired brand exclusively available at CVS. (The article is from a couple of months ago, but one of our contributors noticed the end cap last weekend and thought readers might be interested.)
  • Harvard Business Review suggested three acceptable excuses to turn down a request for a reference.
  • Vox explained why restaurants are a new option for coworking spaces.
  • Business Insider offered 12 signs your boss thinks you’re doing great, even if she doesn’t come right out and say it.
  • The New York Times reported that the HPV vaccine should be considered by people age 27 to 45: “Even someone who has already been exposed to a few strains — but not to all nine in the vaccine — can still gain protection against the strains they have not encountered.”
  • With federal midterm elections just weeks away on November 6, ProPublica provided four questions to ask when comparing candidates.
  • Buzzfeed News suggested 12 new podcasts by women to get you through your commute or workday if you can focus and listen at the same time.
  • The Washington Post reported that Jodie Whittaker’s first Doctor Who episode as the first female to play the Doctor broke records for viewership and won over the critics. U.S. audiences can watch the episode on BBC America’s website.
  • For Your Laugh of the Week: McSweeney’s provided some comic book sound effects for modern times.

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  1. Anonymous :

    Am I the only one who can’t stand Tracee Ellis Ross?

  2. Senior Attorney :

    Loved Jodi Whittaker as The Doctor and just ordered my 13th Doctor Halloween costume. So fun to have a Doctor with the same hair as me!!

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