Are Real Cougars the New Feminists?

Anti-Aging Psychologist, Dr. Michael Brickey

Host: Anti-Aging Psychologist Dr. Michael Brickey

Guest: Linda Franklin

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Linda Franklin

Clark Gable said, “The older woman has seen more, heard more, and know more than the demure young girl…I’ll take the older woman every time.” But today Cougars, older women who date or mate younger men are great sport for comedy skits. We see headlines like the CBS News headline “Older cougars prey on younger men.” In the movie The Graduate Benjamin was a willing partner with Mrs. Robinson, but we got a be careful what you wish for message. What are the implications of younger men dating older women? Our guest Linda Franklin has studied and written about Cougars and believes they have been given an unfair bad rap.

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