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In 30 years, women are settled in everywhere from the CEO's office to the Supreme Court to the battlefield to earth orbit. The term "first woman" that signified every breakthrough has lost its news value. There is just not that much of note to break through these days. With one exception.
The 1950's homemakers of the "feminine mystique" era learned that lesson the hard way during the divorce revolution of the 1970's, which left so many of them stranded.