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Margaret Thatcher holding up a pineapple

Interesting Fact: In 18th Century England, pineapples were a status symbol

During the expansion of trade in 18th-century Britain, pineapples become a huge craze. Those rich enough to own a pineapple would carry them around to signify their personal wealth and high-class status. Pineapple rental shops sprung up across the country for those who could not afford to cultivate them and people even started to carry pineapples under their arms as a sign of status.

Love & Wellness

Who wears the pants in a relationship matters – especially if you’re a woman

When it comes to power in romantic relationships, men are often cast as dominant and women as deferential. But working against this are caricatures of domineering women with their “hen-pecked husbands” and “whipped boyfriends.” At the same time, popular culture is replete with representations of striving and self-serving women – from celebrities like Beyoncé to the TV show “Girls” – who engage in relationships with men as social equals on a level playing field.

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