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The "Wire With Wigs" Edition

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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Harvey Weinstein, The Deuce, and ageism in the workplace.

56 Min

Oct 19, 2017

The "From Mildred to Crystal" Edition

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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the early days of women’s pro tennis, Huge Hefner, and Gloria Allred’s crusade.

52 Min

Oct 5, 2017

The Hillary's Yoga and Chardonnay Edition

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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Hillary Clinton's new book, campus sexual-assault, and the benefits of having a best friend.

54 Min

Sep 21, 2017

Episode
Podcast
Time
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52 min
Sep 7, 2017
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The DoubleX Gabfest on Teen Vogue, the 20th anniversary of Lady Diana’s death, and One Mississippi

50 min
Aug 24, 2017
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The DoubleX Gabfest answer "is it sexist" questions from listeners.

53 min
Aug 10, 2017
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The DoubleX Gabfest on Google's anti-diversity memo, The Bold Type, and "Boys"

52 min
Jul 27, 2017
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Hanna Rosin and Noreen Malone talk Sex robots, women in Pop, and running for office post-Trump.

52 min
Jul 13, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk the New York magazine piece on climate change, Silicon Valley tech bros' sexism apologies, and the Netflix show GLOW.

53 min
Jun 29, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk to Jenna Lyons and discuss the Cosby trial and if a woman will ever be president.

48 min
Jun 15, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Comey, Wonder Woman, and Theresa May.

54 min
Jun 1, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Ross Douthat discuss does a pregnant teen’s graduation story and if the "Girls generation" secretly regret their "sexual revolution."

50 min
May 18, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and filling-in for June Thomas— The New York Times Magazine's Susan Dominus discuss open marriages, Amazon's "I Love Dick," and the "We Wanted a Revolution" exhibit.

48 min
May 4, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss The Handmaid's Tale, Brand Ivanka, and if democrats should compromise on abortion.

48 min
Apr 6, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Mike Pence, abortion on TV, and millennial men that want stay-at-home wives.

46 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Neil Gorsuch, Thinx sexual harassment allegations, and competitive women.

42 min
Mar 9, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Women’s Strike, why ‘Happily Ever After’ isn’t cool anymore, and the latest PMS debate.

55 min
Feb 23, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Milo Yiannopoulos, HBO's Girls, and sexism claims at Uber.

44 min
Feb 9, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Melania Trump, Kellyanne Conway, and children displacing dads.

60 min
Jan 26, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Woman's March, why men aren't taking "women jobs," and republic men who think women have it better.

59 min
Jan 12, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and David Wallace-Wells discuss Trump's Golden showers, The Rockettes, and Gendered Virtual Assistants.

43 min
Dec 29, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone answer your "is this sexist" questions.

50 min
Dec 15, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss what Trump's cabinet means for women, how self care has evolved, and "mom" as a complement.

59 min
Dec 1, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the women’s March on Washington, identity liberalism, and "Twenty-Six Seconds"

56 min
Nov 17, 2016
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Noreen Malone, June Thomas, and guest co-host Clare Malone discuss Donald Trump's victory, have a chat with Neera Tanden, and talk about fashion in politics.

58 min
Nov 3, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and guest co-hosting Christina Cauterucci discuss the feminist revolution vs. the Republican Party, "Good Girls Revolt," and Chelsea Clinton.

54 min
Oct 20, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Trump’s “ultimate gift” to feminists, HBO’s comedy Insecure, and the new book Future Sex.

53 min
Oct 6, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and guests discuss Trump’s threat to bring up Hillary's marriage, Sex Ed Queens on YouTube, & Amazon's Fleabag.

50 min
Sep 22, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss trigger warning on college campuses, race and representation on Double X, and why Judge Judy is so popular.

49 min
Sep 8, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the French revolt against the burkini, woman wearing headphones, and 'Take my Wife.'

52 min
Aug 25, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Nate Parker's past rape allegation, Hillary's health, and e-mail etiquette.

50 min
Aug 11, 2016
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Willa Paskin discuss the endless drama of Olympic gymnastics, whether intersex athlete's should be allowed to compete in women's events and everything wonderful and frustrating about this year's Olympics.

54 min
Jul 28, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, Norene Malone discuss Ivanka Trump, the new Ghostbusters, and Hillary hatred.

52 min
Jul 14, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, Norene Malone discuss Britain's new prime minister Theresa May, former FOX news anchor Gretchen Carlson's sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, and The Bachelor franchise.

47 min
Jun 30, 2016
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Dahlia Lithwick Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt, the HBO documentary Suited, and The New York Times' war on "mom hair."

51 min
Jun 16, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Jessica Winter, and Christina Cauterucci discuss the aftermath of the Stanford rape case, the future of feminism, and the gender card in the presidential election.

53 min
Jun 2, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the new book "We Were Feminists Once" and talk to Marketplace's Krissy Clark about the surprising state of welfare in this country.

53 min
May 19, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the Anthony Weiner documentary, high heels, and the comedy of Ali Wong.

51 min
May 5, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss efforts to decriminalize sex work, Melania Trump, and why millennial men are obsessed with Drake.

56 min
Apr 21, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss sororities and feminsim, whether domesticity gets in the way of a woman's creativity, and the new book "Sex with Shakespeare" with the author Jillian Keenan.

50 min
Apr 7, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the book Girls & Sex, the gender neutral pronoun "they," and the latest sexist insult, "She just wants attention."

52 min
Mar 24, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Willa Paskin discuss the "tampon tax," Marcia Clark and what was wrong with 90s feminism, and talk with Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross.

50 min
Mar 10, 2016
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Hanna Rosin and Noreen Malone discuss celebrity sex tapes, Hillary vs. Trump, and interview Katie Roiphe about her new book, "The Violet Hour."

55 min
Feb 25, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Aisha Harris discuss single women as the new political class, teens and sexting, and Kesha.

49 min
Feb 11, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Berniebros, the CDC's warning to young women about drinking, and Samantha Bee's show Full Frontal on TBS.

53 min
Jan 28, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the power pose, whether we should embrace procrastination, and The CW's Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.

55 min
Jan 14, 2016
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss whether David Bowie paved the way for our gender bending lives with Lea DeLaria, Hillary Clinton's youth problem, and coloring books for adults.

54 min
Dec 24, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Amazon TV series Transparent, the pussification of America, and the best and worst feminist moments of 2015.

50 min
Dec 10, 2015
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DoubleX talks about Tashfeen Malik, false narratives of anorexia, and the 2016 Pirelli calendar.

50 min
Nov 26, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss women in Hollywood with Maureen Dowd, teen suicides in Silicon Valley, and the movie Carol.   Double X is brought to you by BollandBranch.com, the company that makes luxury bedding affordable....

46 min
Nov 12, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss bathroom equality, the new company Need-a-Mom, and Dear Prudie's nearly 10 years of doling out advice with Emily Yoffe.   Double X is brought to you by Club W, leading the "grape to glass"...

50 min
Oct 29, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the new book about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg "The Notorious RBG" with authors Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhinik, whether we can call male politicians hot, and Jonathan Franzen and...

51 min
Oct 15, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss crying in a professional setting, Playboy's decision to stops publishing nude photos, and bangs.   Double X is brought to you by Squarespace. Start building your website today at...

60 min
Oct 1, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone are live in Washington D.C. this week at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre and discuss Carly Fiorina, Generation Z, and talk to Anne-Marie Slaughter about her new book, "Unfinished Business: Women, Men, Work,...

59 min
Sep 17, 2015
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess talk with the Atlantic's Tanahisi Coates about his article "The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration," Laura Bennett about the boom of the first-person essay, and whether we really are lonely in the...

48 min
Sep 3, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas talk about Donald Trump, the misnamed female viagra, and BFFs.

55 min
Aug 20, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas answer listeners' questions about upspeak, princess culture, male feminism,hyphenated names, and more.   Slate's DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Ring, the video doorbell that allows you to see and talk...

50 min
Aug 6, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Laura Anderson talk about Cosmopolitan magazine, Warren Buffett's birth control revolution, and this month's Feminist Movie Club pick—Thelma and Louise.   Slate's DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Ring, the...

52 min
Jul 23, 2015
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Noreen Malone, June Thomas and Seth Stevenson discuss colorful armpit hair, Planned Parenthood, and the female gaze.   Slate's Double X Gabfest is sponsored by Boll & Branch, making luxury bedding affordable and convenient to order from...

54 min
Jul 9, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss asexuality, Rhianna's "Bitch Better Have My Money" video with Slate's Katy Waldman and the 1939 movie Women.   Slate's DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Boll & Branch, making luxury bedding...

57 min
Jun 25, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss why some young women cover up for summer, prison moms, and The Mystery Show podcast with author Sheila Heti and a mystery guest.   Slate's DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble,...

57 min
Jun 11, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss whether Emma Sulkowitz's latest work is art or activism, transgender vs. radical feminists on Caitlyn Jenner, and Aziz Ansari's book "Modern Romance." The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by: Smith and...

53 min
May 28, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss "the wife bonus," whether gayness is getting left behind with Slate's Bryan Lowder, and bridesmaids. The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble. Smith and Noble is giving DoubleX Gabfest...

48 min
May 14, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the New York Times' nail salon expose, Kim Kardashian selfies, and how men feel about work-life balance. Slate's DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble, featuring custom window treatments...

50 min
Apr 30, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss the comic memoir turned Broadway musical "Fun Home" with author Alison Bechdel, Instagram envy, and Inside Amy Schumer. The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by the Great Courses, offering engaging...

58 min
Apr 16, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss singledom with Spinster author Kate Bolick, Hillary Clinton's grandma image, and same-sex award show kissing.

44 min
Apr 2, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Monica Lewinsky, flawless as a feminist declaration, and cat ladies.

46 min
Mar 19, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss choreplay, Ellen Pao and the Silcon Valley trial, and maternity leave with Slate's Jessica Winter.

47 min
Mar 5, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss whether women are having their emotions medicated out of them, the hastag #offendeveryoneinfourwords, and the new documentary Hunting Ground about sexual assault on college campuses.

47 min
Feb 19, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss decluttering, Hillary Clinton's haters, and the gender politics of drag with Slate contributor Miz Cracker.

49 min
Feb 5, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk to their favorite women podcasters: Alix Spiegel of Invisibilia, Chana Joffe Walt of This American Life, and Lea Thau of Strangers.

53 min
Jan 22, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss free range parenting, whether you can will someone to love, and Broad City

51 min
Jan 8, 2015
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the closing the word gap with Margaret Talbot, June's article class and dentistry, and wunderkid compliments.

40 min
Dec 25, 2014
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss the year in outrage, how women did in TV this year, and their feminist wishlist for 2015.

55 min
Dec 11, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the fallout from the UVA article, Emily Yoffe's piece "The College Rape Overcorrection," and best practices for interviewing people who have been traumatized by sexual assault.

44 min
Nov 27, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Katy Waldman discuss Sabrian Rubin Erdley's article about rape on the UVA campus, how husbands affect their wives' careers, and the latest film in the Hunger Games series.

45 min
Nov 13, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the mid-term elections, Amy Poehler's memoir "Yes Please," and Obama's Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett.

54 min
Oct 30, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Gamergate with Slate writer David Auerbach, parenting violent children, and everthing witches with author Katherine Howe.

48 min
Oct 16, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss teen sexting, Gone Girl and the psychobitch, and the plight of the male feminist.

53 min
Oct 2, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Lena Dunham's book "Not That Kind of Girl," sexual consent laws on college campuses, and parental responsibility for murderous children.

52 min
Sep 18, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss if corporeal punishment is ever acceptable, whether feminism has conquered the culture, and ask what it means to be a "Real Man."

46 min
Sep 4, 2014
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On this week's DoubleX Gabfest, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss post clinic abortion with New York Times Magazine's Emily Bazelon, domestic violence in the NFL, and Kirsten Gillibrand and the sexists she works with.

43 min
Aug 21, 2014
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On this week's DoubleX Podcast, June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss social media sexism and what tools are available to counter misogyny online with Slate's Amanda Hess; just-in-time scheduling software and how it affects the lives...

60 min
Aug 7, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas discuss a cure for autism, ethnic plastic surgery with New York Magazine's Maureen O'Connor, and the Israeli show Srugim with Miriam Krule.

50 min
Jul 24, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss dating while mentally ill with guest Molly Pohlig, "happy" sleepaway camps, and the iPhone game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood.

50 min
Jul 9, 2014
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone and Jessica Winter discuss gays winning while women lose, surrogacy, and beach reading.

48 min
Jun 26, 2014
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone and Jessica Winter discuss notorious scumbags Dov Charney and Terry Richardson, Lana Del Rey's new album, and talk to Doree Shafrir about her her BuzzFeed piece “I Was Sure Freezing My Eggs Would Solve Everything.”

46 min
Jun 12, 2014
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss Laverne Cox and the transgender moment, Slender Man, and dating tech guys.

51 min
May 29, 2014
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June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss the social media respone to the misogyny fueled murder spree of Elliot Rodger, the possibility of paid menstrual leave, and Girl Boss, the leadership book by Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso.

50 min
May 15, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the return of Monica Lewinsky, the kidnapping of more than 250 girls in Nigeria, and the significance of names.

53 min
May 1, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Arianna Huffington's new focus on well-being, the revolt of the NFL cheerleaders, and box-office smash The Other Woman.

53 min
Apr 17, 2014
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In this week’s Gabfest, Outward editor June Thomas talks with New York editor Noreen Malone and Slate senior editor Jessica Winter about the confidence gap between the sexes, the state of the stay-at-home mom, and how to identify a Basic Bitch.

46 min
Apr 3, 2014
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss affairs in happy marriages, Gwyneth Paltrow's conscious uncoupling from Chris Martin, and the rise of the female chef. 

54 min
Mar 20, 2014
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Listen to Slate’s show about the Atlantic story on our safety obsession, Danah Boyd’s new book, It’s Complicated, and the New Yorker’s weird Scarlett Johansson profile.

73 min
Mar 6, 2014
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A special Double X from Sixth & I Synagogue in Washington, D.C. Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the science of relationships, the Washington Post's Date Lab with guest Christina Antoniades, and whether an equal marriage means less sex.

39 min
Feb 27, 2014
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Listen to Slate's parenting podcast about losing the Asperger's diagnosis, and the great debate: Where is it better to raise kids, in the city or the suburbs?

57 min
Feb 20, 2014
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Listen to Slate’s show about Wendy Davis, seniors and sex, and sexual assault at God’s Harvard.

39 min
Feb 13, 2014
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Slate's Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt talk to the creators of American Promise, a documentary that follows two black boys from kindergarten through high school graduation, and discuss the Lego Movie.

44 min
Feb 6, 2014
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Double X editor Hanna Rosin, Slate editor June Thomas, and New York's Noreen Malone discuss Dylan Farrow's allegations of abuse against Woody Allen, the tiger mother's new book, and the women of the winter Olympics.

34 min
Jan 30, 2014
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Slate's Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt discuss gap years before college and are joined by author Jennifer Senior to discuss "All Joy and No Fun", her new book about modern parenting.

47 min
Jan 23, 2014
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On this week's Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Outward editor June Thomas and New York magazine editor Noreen Malone to discuss the online harassment of women, the mainstreaming of gay people on television, and Michelle Obama's 50th birthday.

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