While You Were Staring at Their Butts, Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings Just Won Their Third Gold Medal By Justin Peters | Posted Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at 7:38 PM ET Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings celebrate at the end of the women beach volleyball final match against April Ross and Jennifer Kessy. May-Treanor/Walsh won the gold medal. In winning their third straight beach...read more
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AN INVISIBLE OPTION IN THE AFTERMATH OF SLAUGHTERâ€™S â€œWHY WOMEN CANâ€™T HAVE IT ALLâ€ by Lisa Wade Iâ€™ve been watching the response to Anne-Marie Slaughterâ€™s Why Women Still Canâ€™t Have It All roll out across the web. Commentators are making excellent points, but E.J. Graff at The American Prospect sums it up nicely: Being both a good parent and an...read more
German Ruling Against Circumcising Boys Draws Criticism By NICHOLAS KULISH BERLIN â€” A German court in Cologne ruled on Tuesday that circumcising young boys represents grievous bodily harm, a decision that could have significant repercussions for religious groups. The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany condemned the decision as â€œan unprecedented and dramatic intrusion...read more
Young women who report that their romantic partners look at porn frequently are less happy in their relationships than women partnered with guys who more often abstain, new research finds. The study bolsters some anecdotal evidence that men’s porn use can shake the self-esteem of their girlfriends or wives, though certainly not all couples have conflicts over pornography, said study...read more