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The Challenge of Building TV's Best Reality Show

I don't know about you, but when I was in high school I was OBSESSED with The Real World and Road Rules on MTV, and I remember watching early versions of The Challenge.  It turns out the makers of the first reality TV show are still defining the game.

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Inside the Growing Movement of Women Who Wish They'd Never Had Kids

There's a lot of talk about "the last taboo" but I really do think this might be it.  As a married woman of childbearing age, the topic of children is pretty much always top of mind for me, so this article definitely struck a chord.

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The Evolution of the Striped Shirt Trend (& One of the Key Brands Behind It)

I don't know about you, but I cannot resist a striped shirt.  At the same time, I'm super picky about them, so I currently only own a couple.  It seems I'm not the only one in thrall of the classic stripe!

Lessons in the Delicate Art of Confronting Offensive Speech

The story that spurred this article is now old news, but the topic was relevant before the election and continues to be relevant now.