Laura Donovan
Laura Donovan

Laura is a former PolicyMic publishing editor and aims to expand coverage on school bullying and youth aggression. She is a former associate editor of women's news site The Jane Dough and Mediaite. She has also worked for The Daily Caller.

July 16, 2013

It's 2013, Guys — Stop Catcalling Women Like Animals

We pat ourselves on the back for the professional climb of women like Sheryl "Lean In" Sandberg, yet we still can't get the male population to stop objectifying us in public.

July 15, 2013

'Orange is the New Black' is Totally Worth a Netflix Subscription

If you don't have Netflix, you need to sign up now to watch this riveting series about a female prison.
July 14, 2013

Cory Monteith Death: Lea Michele Issues Statement On Boyfriend's Passing

"We ask that everyone kindly respect Lea’s privacy during this devastating time," the actress' rep said in a statement.
July 14, 2013

Cory Monteith Death: Should 'Glee' Go On Without Him?

Will "Glee" be the same again following the 31-year-old's tragic, untimely passing?
July 14, 2013

Cory Monteith Dead: 'Glee' Actor Found Dead At Pacific Rim Hotel

The "Glee" leading man was found dead at Vancouver's Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel Saturday.
July 10, 2013

Stop Shaming Natural Redheads For Wanting a Different Hair Color

Redheads are told to embrace their unusual hair color simply because many others have trouble pulling it off, and this needs to end.

July 8, 2013

8 Movies About Teens and Kids That 20-Somethings Love

Because we're all 10-years-old at heart.
July 7, 2013

5 Unlikable and Flawed Heroines You Can't Help But Root For

Because being loved by everyone is overrated.
July 5, 2013

9 Summer Moments That You Always Forget Totally Suck

Because what could be more sexy than having the back of your skirt stick to your sweaty legs?
July 2, 2013

25 Things I Know Now That I'm Turning 25

A lot of pressure comes with this milestone, but I'm happy with the way I've carried myself post-college. Here's what I've learned so far.
June 30, 2013

Kenan and Kel: Why Did Kenan Make It to 'SNL' While Kel Was Left in the Dust?

We all know Kel's character Ed was the best part of "Good Burger," so why did co-star Kenan make it as an adult comedian and not him as well?

June 30, 2013

NYC Pride Parade 2013: Anthony Weiner Shows Up to Celebration

The mayoral candidate popped up at the annual celebration.
June 30, 2013

NYC Pride Parade Route: Track Gay Pride March Here

With the recent SCOTUS ruling on DOMA, the gay pride parade couldn't have come at a more perfect time. Track the NYC march here.
June 30, 2013

We Need to Cool It With Nostalgia and Live in the Present

I love laughing about old times and childhood movies, but do we really need to obsess over the past this much?
June 30, 2013

7 Things I Never Knew I'd Miss About College Until I Left

There's a lot to miss about university life, but who knew getting free shirts would be at the top of that list?
June 30, 2013

Why People Still Don't Use Condoms, Even Though They Know They Should

It's easy to blow off the awkward, potentially mood-killing act of putting on a condom, but better an uncomfortable moment than an unwanted pregnancy or awful infection.

June 24, 2013

Mad Men Season 6 Finale: 9 Things I Learned From Jamming All Six 'Mad Men' Seasons Into a 3-Month Period

It's not ideal to watch the intense, often emotionally trying series all at once, but I did gain and observe a few things from "rushing" the experience.
June 20, 2013

Amanda Bynes is Alone

For someone with 2 million Twitter followers, the actress appears alone a lot.
June 18, 2013

Why I'm Giving Up On Online Dating

There's no substitute for in-person contact, and that's why online dating just isn't going to work for me.
June 16, 2013

7 Seriously Underrated Romantic Comedies

Because not all of them are bad!