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Feb. 11 2014 3:00 PMHave Emotionally Absent, Tech-Addled Millennials Lost the Ability to Love? No, You’re Just Old.
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Feb. 8 2014 8:10 AMThe New York Times Runs 2,400 Words on Brothers and Sisters Sharing a Bedroom but Never Says Why
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Feb. 5 2014 4:01 PMNew Tour de France Lady Race Is One Pedal Forward for Womankind
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Feb. 3 2014 11:30 PMLike, EverKatie Heaney has never had a boyfriend, but her memoir is a tribute to girlfriends.
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Jan. 31 2014 1:06 PMRead Two Newly Discovered Sappho Poems in English for the First Time
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Jan. 29 2014 6:25 PMHarvard Business School Dean Apologizes for Sexism on Campus
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Jan. 27 2014 5:35 PMI Want a Robot to Officiate My Wedding
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Jan. 23 2014 1:30 PMNo Offense, but Verbal Tee-Ups Aren't Actually Polite
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Jan. 21 2014 2:05 PMSimona Halep Defeats Jelena Jankovic, So a Reporter Asks About Her Breasts
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Jan. 17 2014 4:06 PMLena Dunham Responds to the Vogue Haters
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Feb. 27 2014 1:31 PMBonkers Iowa Bill Would Allow Women to Sue Abortion Providers for “Abortion Regret”
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Feb. 25 2014 2:13 PMHow to Hold Doors, Make Friends on Twitter, and Not Take Everything Personally
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Feb. 20 2014 5:16 PMSmartest Kid Ever Sells Girl Scout Cookies Outside a Medical Marijuana Clinic
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Feb. 14 2014 4:33 PMWho Should Feel More Insulted by Princeton Mom's Latest Article: Men or Women? A Tally.
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Feb. 13 2014 9:41 AMEverything I Learned About Fashion Week From Reading All of New York’s Fashion Week Coverage
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Feb. 10 2014 6:12 PMWhat Happens When Justin Bieber Tweets at a Belieber?
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Feb. 6 2014 2:14 PMNow People Are Criticizing the Biggest Loser for Losing Too Much Weight
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Feb. 5 2014 9:06 AMMy Week of Satisficing 
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Feb. 3 2014 9:07 AMMen Have Nightmares About Earthquakes, While Women Have Nightmares About Relationships
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Jan. 30 2014 5:03 PMThe New York Times Published a Trend Piece About Pubic Hair
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Jan. 29 2014 3:44 PMMore 27-Year-Olds Live With Parents Than Roommates
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Jan. 27 2014 11:14 AMHow to Praise Your Kids Without Messing Them Up for Life
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Jan. 22 2014 2:29 PMSponsored Marriage Proposals Are Here. This Post Has Been Brought to You By Resigned Acceptance.
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Jan. 20 2014 10:06 AMWhat Kirsten Gillibrand Got Wrong About Women and Likability
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Jan. 16 2014 5:06 PMIn Defense of Jezebel's $10K Lena Dunham Photo Bounty   

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