Day: January 14, 2008

WTF of the day

via Feministing, an Australian website is marketing Brazilian bikini waxes to ten-year-olds. And if that doesn’t squick you out enough, check out their pitch: The website, which appears to be mostly read by girls in the nine to 14 age…

Have you used Plan B?

If so, take the survey (or just click the button on the right-hand side of this site — the one that says “Have You Used Plan B?” in huge letters). The details: AED, a nonprofit organization, is conducting an anonymous,…

Hangover dog

I love this picture because she looks kinda stoned: That’s a yellow pepper ring on the table. She loves red peppers, but she’s kind of hit-or-miss with the yellow ones, and is just as likely to squirrel them away in…

…but I thought they were selfish sluts

Guttmacher has a new study out about why women have abortions. And, shocker: Women list concern for their existing children and a desire for better parenting conditions among their top reasons for terminating pregnancies. Women’s sense of responsibility for their…

Chris Matthews and the Chorus of Eunuchs*

But where are her castration sheers? It’s no secret that Chris Matthews is a semi-professional misogynist, but Hillary Clinton’s run for president has brought his castration anxiety out in full force. Using overtly sexist language, he has referred to Sen.…