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THE WAR ON WOMEN: Watch Rachel Maddow Punch A Sexist In The Face With Her Brain

Rachel Maddow entered the den of shallowness that is "Meet The Press", and stood up for reason and sanity. In return she got some condescending sexism delivered by a GOP talking head. If you Google Republican Alex Castellanos, you'll learn he actually is sexist Alex Castellanos.

THE WAR ON WOMEN: Watch Rachel Maddow Punch A Sexist In The Face With Her Brain

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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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