Day: September 21, 2006

Jailing Pregnant Women for Child Abuse

It’s happening all over the country, and it’s bad for women everywhere. Women with untreated drug and alcohol problems have been arrested and jailed for the potential harm that their addictions may do to their fetuses. Which, as the authors…

A Batch To Match The Snatch

In the “not terribly new news, but icky nontheless” file, a post from Broadsheet about a new specialty product for pubic grooming: Hey, did you know that in addition to trimming, shaving, waxing, sugaring, laser hair removal, electrolysis and going…

Speaking of Voting Rights–

Georgia voters will not be required to produce photo ID: A state judge yesterday rejected a Georgia law requiring voters to show government-issued photo identification, writing in his decision, “This cannot be.” Fulton County Superior Court Judge T. Jackson Bedford…

Sweet as Syrup

I said, Madam, Can it be You trying to make a Pack-horse out of me? She opened her mouth She cried, Oh, no! You know, Alberta, I love you so! –Langston Hughes, “Madam and Her Madam,” First of all, I’m…