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Power Trip

Two for the Price of One

Power couples throughout history: from the Ceaușescus to the Clintons… to the Kushners?

Illustration: Vidhya Nagarajan

ItIt goes without saying, and yet it must be said: Donald and Melania Trump are not a power couple. A couple is not a power duo merely by virtue of living in the White House. A true power couple is something else: a single unit, more…

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Rachel Withers

Rachel Withers

Writer, podcast producer, Australian, New Yorker, feminist. Writes: Slate. Produces: BUST, Jezebel. Tweets: @rachelrwithers

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