It’s a Depressing Day to Be a Woman

Men, do better.

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During the first few hours of my day, I had a chance to read four news stories. Here are three of them.

The other story was about baby food having lead in it. So: Men, go home. If you’re walking on the sidewalk, don’t ask any of the women you pass to smile. And when you get home, don’t give your babies gross food.

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