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Only in America: 7 gender options

A college in Washington offers applicants seven different options for their gender — and more in our collection of strange revelations about the nation

Bellevue College in Washington state now offers applicants seven different options for their gender: "feminine, masculine, androgynous, transgender, gender neutral, other, and prefer not to say." The college says the question will help it create better services and classes for gender-variant students.