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      elizabethwurtzel
      I think more of the same. You know, I feel like I've mostly spoken to my mother. And there are so many people to talk to. There are people who knew my father. His best friend was Roy Lichtenstein. There are all these wonderful Civil Rights photos …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      The Museum of Selfies sounds so interesting! A lot of the 2010's was Barack Obama's presidency, which was very meaningful. But it's been discovering the underbelly of sexism, racism, but also of activism. And of people asking "can I kick it? Yes …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      You know, I think whatever it is you can do. All these companies screwed up. The Washington Post could have had a 10% stake in Facebook when Facebook was a long time ago, I can't remember what went wrong with that, they had a handshake deal between …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      I just think everybody has problems. I don't think this is specific to Millennials. It's always been difficult to be 27. It's also always been difficult to be 25. And 24. When I was 25, I was visiting a friend in Vermont. We were at his …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      Well, I've noticed that people don't understand cancer very well. The truth is, there are so many people living with cancer. There are certain kinds of cancer that they are at a loss for, like pancreatic cancer, or stomach cancers. But with …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      Not really. A little bit - on Twitter, some people have replied that something like that has happened to them. Behavioral biologists call what happened to me "extra paternal parenting." EPP for short. It happens 2% of the time. Which I imagine …
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      elizabethwurtzel
      You know...very surprising. Everyone's been so nice. Actually, I'm sort of concerned. Because I think it's good for something to be controversial. I think it's good for people to have an argument with you. I want people to question themselves, and …
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