DoubleX Gabfest: Paula Broadwell, women and the election, and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly.

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Nov. 15 2012 8:13 AM

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In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and DoubleX managing editor Allison Benedikt to discuss Paula Broadwell; how the women’s vote panned out; and whether or not Megyn Kelly is the future of Fox News.

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Noreen Malone recommends Zadie Smith’s NW: A Novel for its interesting exploration on female friendships.

Hanna Rosin suggests Suzanne Barston’s Bottled Up: How the Way We Feed Babies Has Come to Define Motherhood, and Why It Shouldn’t, and the hilarious Justin Peters’ article on being “The Trendiest Guy in New York City.”

Allison Benedikt asks you to help the Occupy Sandy volunteer group with their amazing relief efforts.

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Allison Benedikt is a Slate senior editor. Follow her on Twitter.

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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