💦 TOMORROW! Join TueNight and Elektra Health on Wednesday, August 4 (8pm Eastern) for a one-hour workshop with Dr. Anna Barbieri where we’ll answer your questions about anxiety, brain fog, sleep problems, HRT, and more. You can even submit your questions in advance. The event is $20 and free for TueNighter members! (Just make sure you use the coupon code found here when you sign up!)
📖 READ: “I think we should start this conversation about vaginas and perimenopause” — or one more reason to love Sandra Oh. A history of stripper heels. Some amazing Prince stories from people who knew him. A Gen-X rant about smartphones.
👀 LOOK: On its 40th birthday, MTV is airing nonstop episodes of the same, uh, ridiculous show, so head over to Rolling Stone instead to enjoy the 100 greatest music videos of all time.
🎧 LISTEN: Angel Olsen’s cover of Safety Dance.
Now: We were there to be there, a documentary about the time the Cramps played at a psychiatric hospital. (Aeon)
Tuesday: Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union. (HBO)
Wednesday: BlackStar Film Festival. (Online)
Friday: VAL (the Val Kilmer documentary). (Theaters)
NEW: The Hot Issue
Margit here. It’s August. It’s sweltering. To celebrate we’re dedicating an entire issue to things that are HOT and offering some very sweaty storytelling:
To kick things off, here is my quick, personal history of hot
Stacy London on her first hot flash
After a tighty-whitey incident, Jamiyla Chisholm leaves hot yoga behind
When was the last time you felt sexy? Laurie White asks seven women
Stay cool y’all, it’s a scorcher.
TUENIGHT 10: Meg Zucker
Meg Zucker is a lawyer who fights crime on Wall Street, as well as a wife, mother of three, and President and Founder of the non-profit Don’t Hide It, Flaunt It. She’s on a mission to help other people achieve unconditional self-acceptance.
JOIN OUR GEN-X PARADISE…
There are so. many. fun. things. happening in our TueNighters community — from free workshops (like the one above!), to in-depth midlife conversations on leaks (of all manner), to music we’re vibing to and DEALS and discount on everything from M.M. LaFleur, to Golde teas to State of Menopause. And you can check us out for a free trial so, what are you waiting for?
We think you’re pretty hot stuff, TueNighters!