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On this week’s Gabfest, Invisibilia co-host Hanna Rosin joins New York magazine’s Noreen Malone and Slate Outward editor June Thomas to discuss Ivanka and the other Trump children. They also discuss the Ghostbusters backlash and all the forms of hate directed at Hillary Clinton.
Slate Plus: Is Pokémon Go sexist?
Other items discussed in the show:
- “Ivanka Trump Wants to Convince You that Her Father Is Hillary Clinton,” by Jessica Winter
- “Why Men Want to Marry Melanias and Raise Ivankas,” by Jill Filipovic
- “Tiffany Trump’s Sad, Vague Tribute to Her Distant Father,” by Ruth Graham
- “Did Their Father Really Know Best?” by Jonathan Van Meter
- “Ghostbusters and Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie,” by Anthony Lane
- “The Hillary Haters,” by Michelle Goldberg
- “Among the Hillary Haters,” by Hanna Rosin
- "Hillary Clinton vs. Herself," by Rebecca Traister
- “Understanding Hillary,” by Ezra Klein
- “Hating Hillary,” by Henry Louis Gates
Noreen recommends Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill.
Hanna needs recommendations for mystery novels with strong female characters, like those by Donna Leon and Jacqueline Winspear. Just because Hillary says that’s what women of a certain age should do. So leave your recommendations here.
This podcast was produced by Ann Heppermann. Our intern is Daniel Schroeder.
Outro Song: “Roar” by Katy Perry