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WTF?!: “If there were fewer women and more ‘male aggression’ in Sandy Hook Elementary School, the massacre there never would have taken place”… via Think Progress

Man of The Year: Time magazine hasn’t named an individual woman news-maker of the year in almost three decades… via Huffington Post

Times, they are a changing: South Korea elects its first female president. Park Geun-hye, 60, is expected “to have a significant impact on the psyche of the people” and be “a great boost for the women of South Korea.” … via Buzz Feed

30 under 30: Forbes highly anticipated second annual ’30 Under 30′ list came out, with women dominating the Art & Style categories… via The Jane Dough

BIG WIN!: Hasbro has conceded to 13-year-old McKenna Pope, announcing plans to unveil a gender neutral Easy-Bake Oven after her online petition went viral… via CNN

Do-it-herself: The latest chapter in America’s gender wars is being waged in the aisles of Home Depot… via Washington Post

Female first: Martha Nelson has been named Time Inc.’s seventh editor-in-chief, making her the first woman to fill the position…. via The Wrap

Fifty shades of fitness: If you haven’t gotten enough of the Fifty Shades of Grey insanity, check out this workout of exercises taken from sex scenes in the erotic bestseller… via NY Daily News

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Emily Dickinson
Jane Austen
Tina Brown
Jane Fonda
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