In screenplays, there are directions that tell actors and actresses what to do or what’s happening other than dialogue. Julia Silge and The Pudding studied which direction is written more often for women and more often for men. More specifically, they looked for the actions that followed “he” and “she” and then tabulated which were more likely for each gender, so you end up with things like snuggle, giggle, and squeal for women and strap, gallop, and shoot for men.
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Mapping the Spread of Obesity
A look at the rise for each state over three decades, for men and women.
People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?