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Read This Perfect Poem About Mansplaining, Written Before Twitter Was Around

October 6 was National Poetry Day in the UK, and to celebrate, iNews editor Felicity Morse posted a brilliant poem that proves mansplaining has existed since before Twitter gave the term mainstream attention. Morse shared a poem on Twitter written by Wendy Cope and published in 2006 ? the same year Twitter launched ? titled “Differences of Opinion.” “He tells her that the earth is flat ? He knows the facts, and that is that,” the poem (below) begins.
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In honor of the UK's National Poetry Day, Felicity Morse shared a short poem by contemporary English poet Wendy Cope. Although it definitely predates the term "mansplaining," it's unmistakably about that most infuriating phenomenon....

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