Nine-month-old Caroline is in love. She has just spotted her first baby doll, and the connection is instantaneous and obvious...

 

“I think girls are definitely programmed to like pink,” Rorem says. “We did not create that...

 

Boys and girls are different at birth – but those differences are much smaller than you may think. It’s how babies are treated that sets them on the path toward more gender-typical behavior, magnifying those small differences until we become the monster-truck/chick-flick stereotypes of adulthood.