I am thrilled to announce that the Boston Marathon organizers decided to give the prize money to the non-elite women after all! [HT Jennifer]
I hope to never get stuck in such a horribly tight space that not even the fire department can get me out. This story of rescue from an industrial screw (!) is fascinating!
Eurovision is here! The Economist has the scoop on which countries tend to trade votes with each other (on purpose or not).
The internet seemed to be talking a lot about birth and loss and recovery this week. First, there is this astonishing post about a premature birth and then loss. I don't know this woman but I grieved right alongside her as I read. Then we have Vox on the sorry state of US postnatal care for moms. This article continues in that vein, using Kate Middleton as a reference point [HT Jen]. And finally, here is another woman writing very movingly about her experiences having three miscarriages.