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1.  Men want attractive, sweet wives who’ll raise independent, strong daughters.

2.  Homenum revelio: An academic study of who gets sorted into different houses on the Harry Potter website.

3.  “When nonviolence is preached as an attempt to evade the repercussions of political brutality, it betrays itself. When nonviolence begins halfway through the war with the aggressor calling time-out, it exposes itself as a ruse. When nonviolence is preached by the representatives of the state, while the state doles out heaps of violence to its citizens, it reveals itself to be a con.”

4.  Public opinion on same-sex marriage.

5.  “Between 2007 and 2012, birth rates among twenty-something women declined more than 15 percent.”

6.  Decorating Chinese buildings with foreigners.

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