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The Devil Wears Prada
Natalie Reilly On its 10th anniversary, Natalie Reilly explores the hit film's underrated feminist legacy.
Natalie Reilly "I'm not always making prolonged eye contact with my kids... and I'll not be judged over it," writes Natalie Reilly.
Natalie Reilly "What is obvious from the now-famous gif of the Queen scolding William is that Her Majesty places a higher value on protocol than parenting," writes Natalie Reilly.
Natalie Reilly As winter descends, more and more of us are content – if not downright delighted – to be propped up on our couches, bingeing on TV and junk food.
Natalie Reilly "To say that Thelma & Louise broke open the cultural assumptions of the time is not an exaggeration," writes Natalie Reilly, as the iconic film celebrates its 25th anniversary.
Natalie Reilly "In Beyonce we have a person who is wholly unafraid of power," writes Natalie Reilly.
Natalie Reilly Perhaps the question should be: what or whom are you avoiding at home?
The bro code
Natalie Reilly We frequently agonise over how 'likeable' women should be, but men also face pressure to conform - in ways that are especially devastating for women.
Natalie Reilly Let's call it the "Stay in Your Lane" theory of the fragile male ego.
Natalie Reilly Why do so many parents remain stubbornly wedded to the fear that children are "spoiled" by too much praise?
Natalie Reilly "Men hope [the problem] will go away, while women get fed up with the lack of emotional connection and simply cut the knot."
Natalie Reilly Promoting authentic power means valuing not just quotas of women at top levels, but their own way of doing business.
Natalie Reilly A new study reveals the different dating outcomes for funny men v funny women.
Natalie Reilly Are we too quick to label people we don't get along with as 'toxic' or 'narcissistic'?
Natalie Reilly A new study contains the answer to the question of the ages: what makes love last?
Natalie Reilly When a man cheats, the media looks at the wife. Was she boring? Was she a nag? Was she a bitch?
The 'Hot Mess'
Natalie Reilly Is it an attempt to be relatable? Or is a defensive measure against judgment?
Natalie Reilly Certain high-functioning women have been accused of "performing imperfection", but Natalie Reilly thinks there's more to it.
Natalie Reilly Supposedly, there's a new type of leading man in Hollywood.
Natalie Reilly Why getting things off your chest doesn't always help.