DoubleX Gabfest on Jesus' Wife, Naomi Wolf's Vagina, and Mindy Kaling

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Sept. 20 2012 9:15 AM

DoubleX Gabfest: The Mrs. Jesus Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Naomi Wolf’s book, Vagina: A New Biography; a recently discovered fourth-century reference to Jesus’ wife; and Mindy Kaling.

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In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX managing editor Allison Benedikt joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin to discuss Naomi Wolf’s new book, Vagina: A New Biography, and the onslaught of negative reviews the book has inspired; the recent discovery of a scrap of papyrus from the 4th Century that appears to refer to Jesus’ wife; and Mindy Kaling, whose new show, The Mindy Project, premieres on Fox next week.

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Noreen Malone is a senior editor at New York magazine.

Hanna Rosin is the founder of DoubleX and a writer for the Atlantic. She is also the author of The End of Men. Follow her on Twitter.

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