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Mad Women, Part 2

 Mad Women, Part 2

Women work nearly half of all ad jobs, but the industry remains rife with sexism and discrimination. See more »

Mad Women, Part 1

 Mad Women, Part 1

Cristen and Caroline trace how women fared, fought and sometimes failed during the dawn of the advertising industry. See more »

Unicorn Legends

 Unicorn Legends

The associations between unicorns and all things feminine is nothing new, but where did it come from? Cristen and Caroline dive into unicorns' history as goddesses' pets, symbols for Christ and the stars of Lisa Frank trapper keepers. See more »

Finding Lisa Frank

 Finding Lisa Frank

Lisa Frank is a real person, and she has a stable of sad unicorns and wilted rainbows hidden away in her closet. Cristen and Caroline explore Lisa Frank's rise to girlhood fame and descent into corporate chaos. See more »

Sports Boobs

 Sports Boobs

Studies have found that breasts have a significant impact of if and how girls and women exercise. Cristen and Caroline work out how breast variety, bounce embarrassment and sports bra technology impact female fitness. See more »

Saggy Boob Science

 Saggy Boob Science

Breast ptosis -- the fancy name for sag -- has way more to do with aging and genetics than gravity. Cristen and Caroline explore what's "normal" in in the boob realm to get to the bottom of how and why boob sag happens. See more »

Fighting for Women's Olympic Boxing

 Fighting for Women's Olympic Boxing

At the 2016 Summer Olympics women's boxing event, all eyes are on U.S.A. middleweight phenom Claressa Shields. Cristen and Caroline share Shields' inspiring backstory and women's boxing's long road to Olympic glory. See more »

Gymnastics Gold

 Gymnastics Gold

American Simone Biles is possibly the most talented gymnast in history. Cristen and Caroline somersault across the history of the OIympic event from its iconic hair and leotards to gendered and ethnic coding as well as the women like Simone Biles who have vaulted to worldwide attention. See more »

NOW & Then: A Feminist Movement Matures

 NOW & Then: A Feminist Movement Matures

Betty Friedan's homophobia has haunted the National Organization for Women. In the second part of their up-close look at the early years of NOW, Cristen and Caroline talk to Terry O'Neill about how the group moved forward from its lesbian schism and their crucial activism that continues today. See more »

NOW & Then: Women's Liberation Begins

 NOW & Then: Women's Liberation Begins

For 50 years, the National Organization for Women (NOW) has championed feminist initiatives and gender equalizing political policy. But much of its early developments and intersectionality have been oversimplified by the media and overshadowed by Betty Friedan's controversial legacy. Cristen and Caroline talk to NOW president Terry O'Neill about past pitfalls and immediate progress that got the organization and Women's Liberation marching toward the glass ceiling. See more »