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REDBOOK Topless Bars Uncovered  By Jodie Gould After a strenuous week of toiling on Wall Street, Charlie, a 28-year-0ld investment banker, and his colleague, Michael, 32, like to kick back and have a few drinks. They call their wives to say they’re going out after work, not...

American Society of Journalists and Authors (The ASJA Monthly)   Coauthors From Hell By Jodie Gould For many writers without platforms or a particular area of expertise, collaborations can help keep those book contracts and, if we’re lucky, royalties coming in.  Unlike ghostwriting, having an “and” or “with” before...

  COSMOPOLITAN Here Comes the Wedding From Hell By Jodie Gould Nearly every little girl looks forward to her wedding day. Plans are made months, sometimes years, in advance so that everything from the bouquet to the chardonnay is “perfect.” But what if, by some cruel act of...

AMERICAN HEALTH Second Opinion: I Am Not Fat! by Jodie Gould I was on the stationary bike, legs pumping, sweat dripping, eyes glued to the TV, when I heard the news. A study by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston found that...

SHOUT   Manhattan’s Entertainment Magazine Good Dirty Fun Jodie Gould Sue Doe, a statuesque brown-haired beauty, appears on stage sporting curly pigtails, a schoolgirl plaid miniskirt, and a virgin-white sweater that exposes a fetching midriff. To the accompaniment of hypnotic Gregorian chants, she kneels before votive candles, crosses herself,...