What’s the best age for women? According to Esquire, this year’s “most alluring” age is 42.

Sofia Vergara, Jennifer Garner, Amy Poehler and Cameron Diaz are some of the 42-year-old women gracing celebrity culture.

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The article reads, in part:

There are many reasons for the apotheosis of forty-two-year-old women, and some of them have little to do with forty-two-year-old women themselves. In a society in which the median age keeps advancing, we have no choice but to keep redefining youth. Life lasts longer; so does beauty, fertility, and sex. And yet forty-two-year-old women are not enjoying some kind of scientific triumph but rather one of political and personal will. A few generations ago, a woman turning forty-two was expected to voluntarily accept the shackles of biology and convention; now it seems there is no one in our society quite so determined to be free. 

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On “Fox and Friends” this morning, Tucker Carlson said that anyone who has ever been married to a 42-year-old woman knows that this is a great age.

Hear more of what the hosts had to say in the video above, and let us know what you think the best age is.