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trophy wife stereotype
2014-06-18 11:12:15

A new study shows how the trophy wife stereotype is a widespread myth that has been fueled by selective observation which reinforces sexist stereotypes and actively trivializes women's careers.

Cupid's Arrow And The Laws Of Attraction
2013-02-10 05:28:07

There are nearly as many clichés for falling in love as there are couples. "It was love at first sight," "Inner beauty is what matters," and "opposites attract" are just a few examples. But when we select a new romantic or sexual partner, what is really going on?


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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