Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you:
And here’s a response to the column from Marie Claire: “Hot New Trend Alert: Poisoning Your Son’s Wife”
“Not so long ago, Japanese women who remained unmarried after the age of 25 were referred to as “Christmas cake,” a slur comparing them to old holiday pastries that cannot be sold after Dec. 25. Today, such outright insults have faded as a growing number of Japanese women are postponing or forgoing marriage, rejecting the traditional path that leads to what many now regard as a life of domestic drudgery.”
This was interesting: How Social Media Shapes Our Identity
This is a long but riveting story worth a read on your lunch hour: “The Harvard Professor and the Paternity Trap”
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!