Latest from Maura Judkis

‘Hot Vax Summer’ is coming. Can it possibly live up to the hype?

People seem to be expecting no less than a post-pandemic party of the century.
  • May 18, 2021

The Jean War between millennials and Gen Z cannot be won

Every generation flies a denim battle flag. But surrender may be the only way out.
  • May 10, 2021

Who were we and what were we thinking? A return to offices frozen in time.

For workers who haven’t been back in many months, a cubicle is a tiny museum to pre-pandemic life.
  • Apr 28, 2021

Oscars fashion 2021: The looks and trends that took over the red carpet

What does an Oscars red carpet during a pandemic look like? It's full of gold and white — and some adorable soccer socks.
  • Apr 25, 2021

A minor investigation into the Bidens’ Major problem

What’s eating the first family’s youngest dog?
  • Apr 14, 2021

Some young women embraced their gray hair during the pandemic. They might not go back.

In the privacy of quarantine, a sorority of “silver sisters” decided to show their true colors. I became one of them.
  • Apr 12, 2021

The things they buried: Masks, vials, social-distancing signage — and, of course, toilet paper

Most Americans are eager to forget 2020. But some are making time capsules to make sure future generations remember it.
  • Mar 25, 2021

People are getting vaccinated due to their BMI. They have mixed feelings about it.

Many with a body mass index over 30 are grateful for an early spot in the vaccine line, but they’re wary of insidious assumptions about large bodies and health.
  • Mar 9, 2021

What it felt like to lose time — and all the other things coronavirus took away

Stories of what it felt like to live through the shutdown. Dancing alone, canceling weddings, missing touch, missing one another and feeling alone together.
  • Mar 8, 2021

The joy of vax: The people giving the shots are seeing hope, and it’s contagious

The happiest place in medicine is a coronavirus vaccination clinic.
  • Feb 25, 2021