Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you:
Heartbreaking accounts of lives lost in Hurricane Sandy
From Queerty: “STUDY: Lesbians Make Great Parents, World Is Round”
From The Atlantic: “A Cultural History of Mansplaining”
From Huffington Post: “‘Married’ Cats: Male Cat Stays By Female Cat’s Side In Sickness And Health”
Thank you to those who submitted links for me to include. If you see something around the web you think DW readers would appreciate, please send me a link to firstname.lastname@example.org and if it’s a fit, I’ll include it in Friday’s round-up. Thanks!