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Meet Jenni Konner, The Off-Screen 'Grown-Up' Who Helped Make 'Girls'

For six seasons, Konner has been a sort of den mother to the show's millennial actresses. Today, she and Girls creator Lena Dunham are creative partners and best friends.

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Easy Muffin Amon Tobin
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March Madness Vasectomies Encourage Guys To Take One For The Team

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