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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: At a time of dramatic social and economic change, the ways the biological clock was talked about reinforced old ideas about gender difference. Indeed, it exaggerated them, creating a sense that male and female partners were even more different than traditionalists of [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Love this: On Being a Surrogate Men Who Don’t Wear Wedding Bands — and Why Woman Meets Tinder Pervs To See What They’re Like In Real Life (NSFW) Loretta Lynch for the win! "Loretta Lynch Just Became the World’s Most Powerful Advocate [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Breakups at the Beginning and End of Marriage ...and other stories about memorable breakups The real reason some people end up with partners who are way more attractive Oops: "Comparing couples with and without children, researchers found that the rate of the [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Beyoncé's "Lemonade" is the powerful message women need What Beyonce’s "Lemonade" means for women who have miscarried This is heartbreaking, especially as I watch a close friend go through this. The Divorce Gap: There’s a common perception that women siphon off the [...]

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Rebecca Hendin / BuzzFeed Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "I’m A Woman Who Doesn’t Have Or Want Kids, And I’m Happy" Related: Stop Telling Me I Should Have Kids Terry Gross on Not Having Kids Love this: "A body of research shows that people with solid friendships [...]

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Two paintings from a series by the novelist and artist Douglas Coupland, called ‘‘Slogans for the 21st Century,’’ painted between 2011 and 2014. Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: I have a feeling a lot of you will appreciate this: Is Staying In the New Going Out? I, [...]

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You're going to be hearing a lot in the next two weeks about voter suppression here in New York (our primary is April 19). I'm pretty sure I will be among the disenfranchised this time. We have a closed primary, which means if you are registered as an independent, as many Bernie supporters are, you [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Donald Trump Period Panties. Ew, I appreciate the idea, but I, for one, don't want Donald Trump's face anywhere near my crotch... The Tinder Dating Pool Isn’t Completely Shallow People who apparently don't ride the subway in NYC think manspreaders are attractive. [...]

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Julia Rothman for The New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: You already know about my 15 Things Every Couple Should Discuss Before Getting Married. This week, the Times published these 13 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married (spoiler: there's some overlap). Love this essay about [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: If You Set High Expectations For Your Marriage, Is It Doomed? What do think about crying at work? An article in The Atlantic argues that looking down on people who cry at work is sexist, and that it’s time to bring back [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: There are only three ways to meet anyone anymore (Can you guess what they are before you look??) Make Your Face Great Again With This Amazing 'Trumping' Makeup Tutorial Here's a funny Oatmeal comic on how (not) to fix relationship problems. Women [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Related to a recent forum discussion: Are You a Feminist if You Always Let Him Pay? Well, duh. "Commercial projection of a good life – wealth, fame, career success – won’t bring [people] health or happiness. It’s the work they put into [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Why Women Proposing is Still Rare Mom stands up for her right to breastfeed in public after negative experience at her gym. (The reader who sent this said that the mother from the story is a friend of her co-worker's and that, [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Having It All Kinda Sucks A Producer Is Tweeting Descriptions of Women from Movie Scripts and It's Hilariously Awful I know Valentine's Day is over, but these Valentine's Day Poems for Married Couples, were too funny not to share. (I seriously cried [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: What’s Really Behind Why Women Earn Less Than Men? Once it was because they weren’t as well educated. What’s holding them back now? Gloria Steinem made a remark the other day that younger women support Bernie Sanders because "that's where the boys [...]

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