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SMNTY Classics: Drunkorexia

In this classic episode, we take a look back at something making headlines again lately, "drunkorexia". This term was coined in 2008 to describe people who intentionally drink on an empty stomach to "save" calories and money, but it has more serious implications for the intersection of eating disorders and substance abuse.

SMNTY Classics: Fighting Shirley Chisholm

Shirley Chisholm didn't want to be known solely as the first African-American woman in U.S. Congress and to run for the Democratic nomination for president. This President's Day, let's look back at life and legacy of this Brooklyn educator ahead of her time in this classic episode.

Princesses and Evil Step Mothers

Would you rather be a princess or an evil stepmother? Because for a long time, those were the only two paths open to women and girls in Disney movies. Guests Jamie and Caitlin of the Bechdel Cast join the show to discuss the representation of women in movies.

SMNTY Classics: The Hidden Costs of Valentine's Day Flowers

As Valentine's Day approaches, so to do the roses. Where do Valentine's bouquets come from? What's it like for women working in the flower industry? Tune in to learn more.

SMNTY Classics: The Singlehood Stigma

More people are delaying or avoiding marriage, and also raising children outside of wedlock. Are single people penalized? In this classic episode, learn more about the singlehood stigma and how it impacts all the single ladies the most.

Women in Tabletop Gaming Development

Women are underrepresented when it comes to tabletop game development. Nicole Amato of Cardboard Fortress Games joins the show to share her experiences and offer some advice.

SMNTY Classics: Chocoholism

If Valentine's Day advertising is to be believed, women cannot resist chocolate. Is there any truth to this stereotype, or is it all advertising? Find out in this classic episode.

Fair Play: Women in Tabletop Gaming

Tracy V. Wilson of Stuff You Missed in History Class stops by to discuss the world of tabletop games.

SMNTY Classics: Why the Notorious RBG is a BFD

From an Oscar nominated documentary to a cameo in the Lego Movie 2, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is everywhere lately. In this classic episode, Irin Carmon, coauthor of Notorious RBG, joins Anney and Bridget to talk about how the Supreme Court justice became so notorious.

Recently, CES came under fire for rescinding an award given to a handsfree device that allows for a blended orgasm. This points to a broader anxiety our society has around female pleasure. According to a recent study, around half of American adults use a vibrator on a regular basis -- yet the devices remain controversial. In this classic episode, Cristen and Molly explore the history of vibrators, from Victorian society to the modern day.

Women's Bodies & Middle Eastern Culture

Anna and Shereen of the podcast Ethnically Ambiguous dish on their experiences being raised by immigrant parents in the United States.

SMNTY Classics: Do Men Exercise More Than Women?

Sure, men and women have different exercise motivations -- but which group exercises more? Just in time for resolution season, please enjoy this classic episode.

SMNTY Classics: Is Man Flu Real?

Do men complain more about being sick? Do women have stronger immune systems? Who takes the most sick days? All this and more in this classic episode.

Motherhood and Identity

The hosts of YouTurns drop by to discuss the shifting phases of motherhood and identity.

It's a new year, and for a lot of us that means goals to get more exercise. Fitness inspiration, known as fitspo, is supposed to get women exercising, but is it helpful or hurtful for women's body images? Find out in this classic episode.

SMNTY Classics: Where are the black female directors?

When the Oscars snubbed 'Selma' director Ava DuVernay, it left many with a bigger question about the absence of black female directors in Hollywood. In this classic Oscar season episode, Cristen and Caroline search behind the camera for women of color.

Where are the women of Wikipedia?

Wikipedia has a gender content gap. Here's why, and what you can do to help.

SMNTY Classics: Work Wives

Over our working lives, we encounter plenty of pals, acquaintances and even enemies, but the beloved work spouse is rarer -- and, it turns out, more productivity-enhancing. In this classic, we revisit just what makes the work wife relationship so special.

SMNTY Classics: Don’t Make Mac Miller’s Death About Ariana Grande

In this classic episode, we offer a friendly reminder that celebrities are people.

Sexism in Language

Language, why so sexist? A & B delve into some history, some science and some sexism.