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I fall into that nebulous, quote-unquote, normal American woman size that legions of fashion stylists detest. For the record, I'm a size 8 - this week, anyway. Many stylists hate that size because I think to them, it shows that I lack the discipline to be an ascetic; or the confident, sassy abandon to be a total fatty hedonist.
Yes, I did feel a special responsibility to be the first American woman in space.
I went to Dartmouth College so simply by being an Indian-American woman, I was already so statistically interesting. And then the fact that I didn't want to do anything science-related, and I wanted to write comedy plays and act little bit - I mean, I became deeply interesting in college because of how rare that was.
The fact that I was going to be the first American woman to go into space carried huge expectations along with it.
It has been said that on screen I personified the American woman.
I really wanted to be born a woman. It all started there. A South American woman. And I'm upset that I was born a white Jewish male. I've been angry since.
Mostly I'm proud to be an African-American woman, but I'm glad I have a universal look as well.
I met an American woman and got married so I had to get a job.
The American woman is more stylish than any other in the world. She understands the power of good style and has the confidence to feel comfortable.
There are whole precincts of voters in this country whose united intelligence does not equal that of one representative American woman.
Carrie Chapman Catt
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