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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: A Dear Wendy reader wrote this terrific comic about the pain of heartbreak and the relief of moving on. Do you know what "netflix & chill" means? As good and joyful as sex can be, most of us go through periods when [...]

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Brian Rea for the New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: This is a sweet essay about being addicted to love (and finding a happy ending). It involves apple martinis (which reminds me: I need to re-launch my Drinking with Dear Wendy series.) Because the pool [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: 26 Perks of Being in a Serious Relationship in Your 20s Are you suffering from #FOMO (fear of missing out)? Researchers say people suffer from #FOMO most widely in the summer when photos of others on fantastic vacations that you aren't on [...]

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Tom Bloom for the New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: You already know that destination bachelorette parties are a thing. But now, apparently, so is inviting Mom to the festivities (complete with a visit to a male strip club). Would you invite your mom to [...]

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Photograph by Justin Bishop for Vanity Fair. Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Damn, this article, about dating sites and the hookup culture, gave me the serious sads. Mobile dating went mainstream about five years ago; by 2012 it was overtaking online dating. In February, one study reported [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: This is both gut-wrenching and powerful: "‘I’m No Longer Afraid’: 35 Women Tell Their Stories About Being Assaulted by Bill Cosby, and the Culture That Wouldn’t Listen" [via NYMag] Related: "Bill Cosby Doesn't Think He's a Rapist. Here's Why That Matters" [via [...]

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Andrew Rae for the New York Times Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "For Couples, Time Can Upend the Laws of Attraction" "The best age to get married if you don’t want to get divorced" [via Washington Post] "Why Lonely People Stay Lonely" [via NYMag] "Lena Dunham, Amy [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "The Captivity of Motherhood: What has—and hasn’t—changed since The Atlantic published a 1961 essay on the plight of the housewife" [via The Atlantic] And the original 1961 article: "The Captivity of Marriage" [via The Atlantic] So, in other words, sitting on the [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: YESSSSS! "Supreme Court Brings Marriage Equality To The Entire Country" [via Think Progress] "The Joy of (Just the Right Amount of) Sex" [via NYTimes] Eek, well, this is scary: "Toxic Shock: Why This Woman Is Suing a Tampon Company After Losing Her [...]

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SaW47WxcwPQ Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: In the clip above, Jon Stewart talks about the terrorist attack (which is what it was) at a black church in Charleston, SC this week, where nine congregants were murdered by a racist white guy with a gun. I especially agree [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "Why We Sleep Together: A long time ago, beds were expensive—but there's more to it than that" [via The Atlantic] "If Someone Has to Change Names Upon Marriage, Why Not the Husband?" [via Slate] "What to Say—And What Not to Say—After Someone [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: An interesting perspective on the debut of Caitlyn Jenner: "Do you applaud Caitlyn Jenner because she is brave, or because she's pretty?" [via The Guardian] And I loved this from Laverne Cox. "The Small, Happy Life" [via New York Times] "I Was [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: For Portia and anyone else interested in linguistics and gender (also related my comments here): "The Internet Talks Like a Woman" [via New York Magazine] "7 Appeals To Moms From Women Without Children" [via HuffPost] Yay, granny panties are back in vogue! [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "Top 12 Tips For Rekindling the Flame in a Sexless Marriage" [via PopSugar Love] "What I Learned From Getting Divorced at 29" [via It's Just Brunch] "Mom Fights Back Against Sexist Sixth-Grade Pool Party Dress Code" [via HuffPost] Related: "School Dress Codes [...]

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