Choreplay, the Ellen Pao Silicon Valley trial and maternity leave on the DoubleX Gabfest.

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March 19 2015 10:38 AM

DoubleX Gabfest: The Does Choreplay Turn You On Edition

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On this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX founding editor Hanna Rosin joins Outward editor June Thomas and New York editor Noreen Malone to discuss choreplay, the landmark discrimination trial in Silicon Valley, and an intimate look at maternity leave.

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Hanna recommends Allison Bechdel’s Fun Home. Also the writing of Andrew O’Hagan, especially “Vanity Clause.”

Noreen recommends Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Also the Instagram page Ihavethisthingwithfloors.

June is into cwpencils.com.

Jessica Winter has invented a whole new category of Great Maternity Leave reading. Her first nominee: Don Delillo’s White Noise.

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Noreen Malone is a senior editor at New York magazine.

Hanna Rosin is the co-host of NPR’s Invisibilia and a founder of DoubleX. She is also the author of The End of Men. Follow her on Twitter.

June Thomas is managing producer of Slate podcasts.