This One’s For Edie!

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It has been a funny week, so far, for women but Edie Windsor, 83, finally managed to get the tables turned on DOMA - Defense of Marriage Act, when the Supreme Court ruled yesterday that married same-sex couples were entitled to federal benefits. Senator Wendy Davis stood on her feet in the Texas State Capitol and filibustered for over 11 hours in an effort to turn down Gov Rick Perry's proposal that would shut down the state's abortion clinics. Wendy, a teenage mother, somehow managed to get herself out of the trailer park and off to Harvard Law School eventually becoming a Democrat senator representing a conservative county. Meanwhile, Julia Gillard, ex Prime Minister of Australia, was dumped as was Paula Deen from the Food Network and other sponsorship deals, one of which was Walmart. That must hurt! And how could I possibly forget the gift who just keeps…

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