DoubleX Gabfest on Tashfeen Malik, Katy Waldman, anorexia and literature, and the 2016 Pirelli calendar.

What Do We Get Wrong About Anorexia? 

What Do We Get Wrong About Anorexia? 

Slate’s weekly women’s roundtable.
Dec. 10 2015 10:40 AM

DoubleX Gabfest: The Naked Amy Schumer Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Tashfeen Malik, the female shooter.  

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On this week’s Gabfest, Slate’s Hanna Rosin and June Thomas join New York editor Noreen Malone talk to Katy Waldman about her article, “There Once Was A Girl”; the mysterious life of Tashfeen Malik, the female half of the San Bernardino shooters; and the 2016 Pirelli Calendar.

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DoubleX recommendations:

June recommends Haworth Parsonage Tour Guide by Victoria Wood and British TV show Scott & Bailey.

Hanna recommends Sharon Jones’ NPR tiny desk concert and a do-it-yourself mom project: gathering kids’ school photos and putting them in order on your fridge.

Noreen recommends Iris, streaming on Netflix, and “On Pandering,” by Claire Vay Watkins.

This podcast was produced by Ann Heppermann. Our intern is Shiva Bayat.

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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.