Letter From Your Editors
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Welcome to the fourth edition of the Insider Newsletter, brought to you by the Senior Staff of Autostraddle.com, your #1 source for tips on canning and orchid-related embroidery projects. It's almost Halloween! If you have kids, I hope they're gonna look as cute as we did when we were kids. Hey, look at these weirdos who work here:
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Well folks — we got behind this month. I mean, epically behind. Shit fell to pieces. Pitches and drafts and e-mails piled up. The second wave of CE applicants to contact about contributing in other capacities? Never contacted. Every day was another game of "what are we gonna do for content?" Grace's third attempt at editing a podcast suffered ye...
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