I love a thoughtful link roundup as a way to discover the fantastic writing others are reading and sharing online. Here are my good reads from the week that was.
Menstruation: the last great sporting taboo.
From Lucky Peach: a guide to the regional ramen of Japan.
On that note: thanks for all you do, umami.
Manterrupting. Bropropriating. Goofy words, but we’ve experienced it. Some advice to help make it stop.
It’s not yet a pressing matter for our family, but stories like this one make me really grateful to have a year of maternity leave if/when the day comes.
I used to be embarrassed to have Ivanka Trump as a professional role model — she grew up with a silver spoon in mouth, after all — is her success really of her own making? Interviews like this one remind me why I’m over it.
Insights from my day job: things media companies could learn from the roll-out of the State of the Union.
Other Roundups to Love
Molly Yeh’s Friday Links (updated Fridays)
A Practical Wedding’s Happy Hour (updated Fridays)
Elise Blaha Cripe’s Weekend Links (updated Saturdays)
101 Cookbooks’ Favorites List (updated infrequently, but excellent)
[lead image: Old Havana, Cuba]
Good Reads on Some Infinite Thing is updated every Friday morning.