Science & Tech 1 August 2013 July 2013: most read on newstatesman.com What you've been reading in the last month. Print HTML In July, 1,713,261 of you viewed 3,679,882 pages over the course of the month - another record month for the NS website. Among the most popular pieces were: 1. I was a Manic Pixie Dream Girl by Laurie Penny 2. There's no sexism in gaming by Cara Ellison 3. Why I willingly handed over my credit card and PIN to a fraudster by Andy Welch 4. After the Jane Austen announcement I suffered rape threats for 48 hours, but I'm still confident the trolls won't win by Caroline Criado-Perez 5. Five things Iain Duncan Smith doesn't want you to know about the benefit cap by George Eaton › Morning call: Pick of the papers Caroline Crampton is web editor of the New Statesman. Subscribe More Related articles “They pay me in Bitcoin”: What it’s like to work as an escort in the digital age Scientists have finally said it: alcohol causes cancer Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Karen Bradley as Culture Secretary mean for policy?