Day: April 2, 2007

Zero-Sum Games

Mr. Shakes has an excellent post over at the new digs, Shakesville, discussing why feminism benefits everyone — and why the continuing insistence of a lot of men (even progressive ones) on denigrating, attacking or maligning feminism (even as they…

Mexico City Set to Legalize Abortion

Damn good news. MEXICO CITY, March 30 — Dominated by liberals, Mexico City’s legislature is expected to legalize abortion in a few weeks. The bill would make this city one of the largest entities in Latin America to break with…

Abstinence-only craziness

I, Jill Filipovic, pledge to never let tampons violate the sanctity of my hoo-hoo, because tampons are really nothing more than thirsty little albino penises. Amanda has a great post up about an abstinence-only program which involves using tape to…

Chocolate Jesus

Terrance is a man after my own heart. Chocolate, mockery of religious zealots, and Tom Waits — does it get any better than this? (Answer: No, no it does not).