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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Woah: Bioethicists give the A-OK to begin creating in-vintro babies with three parents. This test will decide if you’re ready for marriage Personal Stories of Abortion Made Public Women start out as ambitious as men but it erodes over time, says researcher [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Barbie's got a new body! Do you have a 'fuck off fund'? Here's why you need one and how to get one. It's SO important. Women in some parts of Central and South America, like Brazil and El Salvador are being warned [...]

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Brian Rea for The New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Platonic, Until Death Do We Part "Your friends like you. You do not have too many shallow acquaintances. In the event that you do have too many shallow acquaintances, the only way to rectify that [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: My Wife and I Are (Both) Pregnant: The story of two women who set out to have a baby together and were more successful than they ever imagined. "As I left my 40th birthday behind and sallied forth into the decade ahead, [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Back in the late 19th century, instead of texting someone to come over and netflix and chill, "some young people used "escort" cards to humorously initiate courtship." How cute! The secret to a long life (consensus: stay engaged, foster some hobbies, maintain [...]

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Before I take off for a few days of Christmas break, here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "The takeaway for women who want advancement at work and chore-sharing at home is this: work for a male CEO with lots of daughters, no sisters, and a working wife, and [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Good news for my fellow "high risk mothers" (i.e. women who got pregnant at 35+): Studies find that women who had their last child after 33 were twice as likely to live to 95 or older, compared with those who had their [...]

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Carson Ellis for The New York Times. Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: I love this: "We are more than slaves to our feelings, circumstances and genes. Evidence suggests that we can actively choose to practice gratitude — and that doing so raises our happiness." — Choose to [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: See how this creative long distance couple stays connected across the miles. Ever wonder what it's like to be a professional cuddler? Want to know which state has the highest number of bridesmaids in its weddings every year? [Hint: think South]. Related: [...]

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Wesley Bedrosian for The New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: It's cuffing season! "This is the time of year when temperatures drop, going outside becomes a hassle and having someone to cuddle with becomes a priority." Uber for Breakups: You can now pay a stranger [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: This is a cool photo exhibit on what thirty years of female friendship can look like Why Women Compete With Each Other Just reading the intro to this article, Stressed, Tired, Rushed: A Portrait of the Modern Family gives me anxiety. "In [...]

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No Girlfriend Comics Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: This Comic Perfectly Captures What Life Is Like After A Breakup A list of things I wish women's magazines would publish. Hey, Millennials, Netflix and Chill isn't a real date. Cancelled California wedding becomes meal for homeless 6 Things [...]

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Brian Rea for the New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: After we hung up, I Googled “secondary abstaining” and learned that it refers to someone who is sexually experienced but has chosen to no longer be sexually active, usually for reasons relating to religious faith, [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: 9 Things No One Tells You About Divorce Here are 8 words that will get you out of any party conversation (I prefer: "I'm gonna go get a refill. I'll see you in a bit." Or, if it's a daytime thing and [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: 6 Clips Of Audio You Should Hear From The Planned Parenthood Hearing Have you seen this image of a bride's dad pulling the stepfather to help him walk their daughter down the aisle? So sweet. Love life advice from the Federal Reserve...or [...]

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