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DoubleX Gabfest: The Justin Trudeau’s Luscious Locks Edition

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On this week’s Gabfest, Slate’s Hanna Rosin and June Thomas join New York editor Noreen Malone to discuss Ruth Bader Ginsburg with the authors of the new book, Notorious RBG, whether it’s acceptable to objectify Justin Trudeau, and the women of Jonathan Franzen’s Purity.  

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DoubleX recommendations:

June recommends Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries.

Hanna recommends Thunder & Lightning by Lauren Redniss.

Noreen recommends “Envy” by Kathryn Chetkovich in the Guardian and “The Strange Case of Anna Stubblefield” by Daniel Engber in the New York Times Magazine.

Outro: “Hypnotize” by the Notorious B.I.G.

This podcast was produced by Ann Heppermann. Our intern is Jessie Chasan-Taber.

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