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    SmithsonianJill Lepore9/16/1423 min
    8 reads4 comments
    9.6
    Smithsonian
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    9.6
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    • jeff
      Reading streak
      2 weeks ago

      I never liked comics or super heroes so I really wasn't expecting to like this article but it was super interesting. Always a nice surprise!

      • Karenz
        Scribe
        1 week ago

        I didn’t expect to like it either, Jeff, but wow, all the unexpected twists and turns and relationships and interesting history. I’d never read anything about how birth control started—or what on earth that would have to do with Wonder Woman. Just fascinating!! For the record, I did NOT have a Wonder Woman lunch box!

    • DellwoodBarker
      Reading streakScribe
      2 weeks ago

      And there could be nothing unconventional: “The treatment of love-romance stories shall emphasize the value of the home and the sanctity of marriage.”

      Ay~yi~yi

      10 Read. Intriguing origin history.

    • Pegeen
      Top reader this weekScoutScribe
      2 weeks ago

      I read this in disbelief - transfixed by the unconventional, bold and shocking story behind the origins of Wonder Woman. Fascinating! A 10!