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May 2 2014 4:13 PMA Police Department in Maryland Will Live Tweet a Prostitution Sting. Terrible Idea.
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May 1 2014 10:11 AMWhat’s So Lame About “Girly” Drinks?
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April 29 2014 12:30 PMNorth Korea Calls South Korean President a “Dirty Comfort Woman” and “Capricious Whore”
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April 25 2014 4:37 PMFeminism Worked: Now You Can Pee Like a Man
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April 23 2014 3:17 PMTips for Finding a Great Mentor: Be White and Be Male
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April 21 2014 4:29 PMKim Novak Fights Back, Sort Of
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April 17 2014 5:54 PMAdult Recreational Kickball Has a Woman Problem
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April 16 2014 3:30 PMNot Wearing Makeup: Is It Feminism, Laziness, or the Rise of Cosmetic Normcore?
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April 15 2014 9:23 AMHow Do I Teach My Kid to Be Good? By Telling Him He Is Good.
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April 11 2014 10:19 AMWomen Complain About Bad Consumer Experiences to Loved Ones. Men Complain to Everyone.
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April 9 2014 4:10 PMHey, Hillary, Here’s Some Data Showing How You Could Make a Difference
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April 3 2014 5:16 PMI Hope James Franco Is a Creep, Not a Performance Artist
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April 2 2014 9:30 AMWomen Today Earn Less Than Their Dads Did, and If Their Moms Stayed Home, They Marry Rich
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April 1 2014 1:37 PM"Hate With Friends" Shows You the Pleasure of Hating Your Friends
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March 31 2014 10:52 AM"I'm Very Happy About Jared Leto": Inside the World of Male Longhairs
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May 2 2014 9:30 AMWomen Are More Likely to Be Seen as Leaders Than Men, Unless They Are Evaluating Themselves
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April 30 2014 9:42 AMWhat Happens to Boys Who Fall Behind? They Become Men Who Can’t Catch Up.
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April 28 2014 4:29 PMFirstborn Girls Are Statistically More Likely to Run the World
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April 24 2014 10:05 AMThe Psychology of Unfriending Someone on Facebook
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April 22 2014 3:46 PMWhat We Know So Far About the Hollywood Sex Ring Allegations
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April 18 2014 4:46 PMShould the Government Regulate Photoshopping in Ads? Two Congresswomen Say Yes. 
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April 17 2014 3:08 PMIt's No Longer Legal to Sexually Harass Unpaid Interns in New York City
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April 15 2014 4:34 PMIt's April 15! Women, We Are Very Tax Compliant.
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April 11 2014 5:33 PMNo, She’s Not Really Wearing That. The Sext You Just Got Is Probably a Lie.
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April 11 2014 9:18 AMAll Deserts Look AlikeA new war spawns new war poetry.
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April 7 2014 11:40 AMWomen Won’t Apply for Jobs Seeking “Assertive” Applicants. Should Women Change, or Should Job Ads?
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April 3 2014 11:50 AMWhy Women Are Weirder About Money Than Men
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April 1 2014 3:18 PMHarvard Student Writes About Being Sexually Assaulted, Then Ignored by Administrators
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March 31 2014 5:15 PMNew York Times Story on Two Lady Chefs Is a Love Letter to Female Mentors
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March 28 2014 5:26 PMResearchers Want Children's Books to Stop Anthropomorphizing Animals. That's a Terrible Idea.

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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.