Barbara Boxer Will Not Be Running For Senate Again In 2016

  • Longtime, progressive California Senator Barbara Boxer will not be running for her Senate seat again in 2016. [YouTube]
  • How did Europe’s conservatives respond to the Charlie Hebdo massacre? [VICE]
  • When women become mothers, they undergo biological changes in the brain that affect emotion regulation, empathy, and more. [The Atlantic]
  • Why is the American Congress still so demographically unrepresentative of the American people? In other words: Why is it so white? [The Daily Beast]
  • Remember Bristlr, that beard-oriented dating app? They have a function that shuts down those douchey guys who send the same message to everyone. POINT: BEARDED GUYS. [Death and Taxes]
  • “Manslamming” — men being so entitled to public space that they refuse to be polite enough to move out of the way of pedestrians on the sidewalk — is now an idea that’s in the public consciousness. Discuss. [Daily Dot]
  • These 10 upcoming nonfiction books are the best representatives of the social conversation in 2015. [Flavorwire]
  • Men can increase their lifespan by 20 years… by being castrated. Make your choice, guys. [io9]
  • What kinds of guys did you date before you got to your feminist boyfriend? [Jezebel]