Amanda Hess Amanda Hess

Amanda Hess is a Slate staff writer. 

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Feb. 10 2014 5:17 PMWhy We Love Watching Female Figure Skaters, But Not Female Basketball Players
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Feb. 6 2014 3:06 PMDoes Gender Equality Kill Sex Lives?
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Feb. 4 2014 5:27 PMSports Illustrated Celebrates 50 Years of Giving Women Who Aren’t Athletes a Shot at the Cover
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Jan. 27 2014 2:33 PMLean In: The MovieAn exclusive peek at the Sheryl Sandberg–inspired script.
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Jan. 16 2014 2:35 PMTime Magazine Turns Hillary Clinton Into a Pointy Heel Trampling an Emasculated Dude
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Jan. 14 2014 5:24 PMTonya Harding Thought Skating Would Make Her Rich. It Never Would Have.
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Jan. 8 2014 2:17 PMTechnological Innovation Has Finally Produced Vibrating Underpants
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Jan. 6 2014 2:12 PMJennifer Weiner Critiques Sexism in Publishing, Promotes Self
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Dec. 26 2013 12:14 PMHow Did the Rock-Solid Manly Men in Truck Commercials Get So Soft?
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Dec. 20 2013 7:58 AMHow to Fake "Working Remotely" While Home for the Holidays
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Dec. 18 2013 2:01 PMWhy Stars You Admire (Beyoncé) Will Always Work With Stars You Despise (Terry Richardson)
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Dec. 13 2013 2:19 PMQueen of the Filtered Instagram Image, Beyoncé Critiques Our Airbrushed Beauty Culture
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Dec. 12 2013 5:00 AMThe Rise of the Parenting Hate-ReadWe can't stop clicking on bogus parenting trend stories that make us mad. And the New York Times knows it.
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Dec. 6 2013 12:25 PMMan Asks Internet to Hunt Down His Lost Crush. Internet Thinks Man is Adorable for Asking.
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Dec. 4 2013 3:39 PMA History of Sexist Video Game Marketing
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Feb. 7 2014 4:29 PMPiers Morgan’s Interview with Janet Mock Was Not a Failure of Sensitivity. It Was a Failure of Reporting.
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Feb. 5 2014 2:02 PMLeave Barbie Alone! She's Not the Skinniest Doll on the Block
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Feb. 4 2014 12:16 PMWomen Should Mention The Matrix While Men Should Talk About Crafting, and Other Online Dating Tips
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Jan. 17 2014 3:12 PMThe Real Reason Women Aren't Attracted to "Funny" Guys
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Jan. 16 2014 10:57 AMThe Evolution of the BroThey’re down with boobs but not rape culture. Meet the gentlemen of BroBible.
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Jan. 10 2014 3:27 PMTelevision Critic Doesn't "Get" Why Lena Dunham Is Naked All the Time
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Jan. 7 2014 3:23 PMHiring Women to Recruit More Women: Not As Easy As It Sounds!
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Jan. 3 2014 9:54 AMWhy Don't Single Sitcom Characters Date Online?
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Dec. 23 2013 12:55 PMWhat's With All the Trend Stories About Binge-Drinking Women? 
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Dec. 19 2013 4:21 PMRIP Al Goldstein, Original Revenge Porn King
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Dec. 16 2013 5:24 PMWhy Are Female Redheads Sexualized and Male Redheads Reviled?
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Dec. 12 2013 10:53 AMGM CEO Mary Barra and the Rocky Road of the Female "Car Guy"
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Dec. 9 2013 1:01 PMWomen Writers on Reading Literature's "Midcentury Misogynists"
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Dec. 6 2013 9:36 AMWhen the Target of Sexual Assault Doesn’t See Herself as a Victim
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Dec. 3 2013 2:20 PMMost Female Journalists Have Been Threatened, Assaulted, or Harassed at Work. Here's Why We Don't Talk About It.

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