5 thoughts on “The Secretary of State Takes on Singlism, in Prime Time

  • November 25, 2014 at 7:30 am

    THAT IS FANTABULOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! CC

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  • November 25, 2014 at 9:34 am

    Thanks for a good post. I friend of mine kept getting moved around in her job because moving her wouldn’t disrupt a family. Her complaint was “How can I form a family if I can’t stay in one place for a while?” so that move-the-single-person mentality works both ways.

    Remember the old “marriage penalty” debate? I certainly heard lots about that. Ended up institutionalizing a single penalty, it seems to me.

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  • November 26, 2014 at 7:53 am

    I was watching this episode and nearly fell out of my chair. Afterwards, I wrote to CBS to thank them for portraying single, childless women in their 50s in a positive light. I hope others will write too. We need more portrayals of this kind of reality!

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    • November 26, 2014 at 3:40 pm

      I agree that’s a great idea. I posted my gratitude at the Madame Secretary Facebook page.

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