Erin Vail
MeetErin Vail
Erin is the 2003 West Reading Elementary Geography Bee champion, a TV obsessive, and never not thinking about Buffalo sports.

From the mind of Erin

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Summer Is the Worst

Sun, beach, and chilled mojitos—we get it, you love summer. You know who doesn’t? Erin Vail. In fact, she’ll tell you why summer is actually the worst.

Erin Vail
June 4, 2018
Wildcard
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Top Five Fictional {Royal Weddings}

From the swamp party in Shrek to the unforgettable officiant in The Princess Bride, Erin Vail takes a closer look at her top fictional royal weddings.

Erin Vail
May 16, 2018
Pop Culture, Prompts
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The Little Caps Girl Gets Her Puck: The Trouble with Sports Gatekeeping

Was this NHL Playoff moment charming or just another example of men trying to play “gatekeeper” to sports? JUST LET THE GIRL HAVE HER PUCK!

Erin Vail
April 16, 2018
Sports
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{Interview} for a Date: Presidential Tinder Bios (and Whether I’d Swipe Right)

If presidents had Tinder bios, how would they describe themselves? And more importantly, which POTUSes would get you to swipe right?

Erin Vail
April 5, 2018
Politics, Prompts
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Oscars Recap: The Best and Worst of the 2018 Academy Awards

Did you miss last night’s Academy Awards or just want to relive them? We break down the winners, losers, and biggest moments on Hollywood’s biggest night.

Erin Vail
March 5, 2018
Pop Culture
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Kennedy Hotness Index: A Post-Presidents’ Day Celebration

The Kennedys have the looks, money, power, and prestige of an American royal family. So we ranked their Kennedy hotness. Please forgive us, Camelot.

Erin Vail
February 22, 2018
Pop Culture
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The Florida School Shooting: Why This Time Might Be Different

The teenage survivors of the Parkland, Florida school shooting demand change. They are angry. They are unafraid. And they have new media on their side.

Erin Vail
February 20, 2018
Politics
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My Bloody Valentine: A Literary Vampire Boyfriend Wishlist

He’s smooth. He’s confident in his own, very pale, skin. And he’s pretty much immortal. Say hello to your perfect vampire boyfriend.

Erin Vail
February 15, 2018
Pop Culture
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{Hi, My Name Is} Meet-Cute: Why We Love Rom-Coms

From across the room, their eyes meet. Then—days later—she spills coffee on him! CLASSIC KLUTZY MEET CUTE! Erin counts down our favorite rom-com intros.

Erin Vail
February 13, 2018
Pop Culture, Prompts
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