Day: July 11, 2006

Good Lord.

Sick puppy Dr. Bartha apparently sent around a lengthy email to various luminaries, including Arnold Schwarzenegger. Here are some lowlights. My brother died because his wife was able to divorce him with lies and help from N.Y.S., with help of…

Love and Real Estate

Nope, terrorists didn’t have anything to do with yesterday’s explosion on E. 62nd Street. (And, from what Purplegirl tells me, the explosion didn’t have anything to do with my delayed commute — that was due to a body on the…

Neither Whores Nor Submissives

Amanda sent me this article about a French feminist organization that focuses on Muslim communities in the ghetto. It’s an interesting topic, and the group — Ni Putes, Ni Soumises (Neither Whores nor Submissives) — is doing some good work.…

Why Health Exceptions Matter

When the Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act was being debated in Congress a while back, there was lots of talk about the required health exception to any abortion ban. Pro-choicers argued that even if so-called “partial-birth” abortions were banned, a…