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What do women want online?

By Susha  

Was Double X what women wanted?

So it’s a sort-of-farewell to Double X, the Slate spin-off site for women launched six months ago. It was announced last week that the site will be subsumed into the main body of Slate, from which it sprang in the first place. I’m vaguely reminded of the Guardian America microsite, launched in 2007 and quietly abandoned last month. That venture, though, was probably doomed from the start—Americans have their own news sources, and surely visit the…

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