The war on women, hipster sexism, and the nanny murder case.

DoubleX Gabfest: The War on Women, Hipster Sexism, and the Nanny Murder Case.

DoubleX Gabfest: The War on Women, Hipster Sexism, and the Nanny Murder Case.

Slate’s weekly women’s roundtable.
Nov. 1 2012 10:37 AM

DoubleX Gabfest: The Hipster Sexism Edition

Listen to Slate’s wrapup of the election, examination of the term “hipster sexism,” and the recent nanny murder case.

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In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and Slate assistant editor Katy Waldman to discuss the election and whether the “war on women” really exists; the trending term “hipster sexism”; and how the media handled the nanny murder case.

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DoubleX endorsements:

Noreen Malone recommends the British TV show The Thick of It for a “more trenchant version of The Office.”

Hanna Rosin recommends Lois Lowry’s Son.

Katy Waldman thinks you should get in the Halloween spirit with All Hallow’s Read from Neil Gaiman. Also check out the scary book recommendations from Slate staffers.

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.

Katy Waldman is a Slate staff writer.