Daily Archives: January 30, 2008

Subpoenas allowed in AutoAdmit suit

This should be interesting. (No, I don’t feel like writing about this anymore. Hopefully the reasons behind that sentiment are obvious enough. If you have no idea what I’m talking about or what AutoAdmit is, here are some posts, in … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Gender, Vanity | Tagged , | 31 Comments

Overheard at the SOTU

Roommate’s boyfriend: What do you think Nancy Pelosi and Dick Cheney talk about up there? Jill: I think Nancy is probably like, “So, Dick, how are you?” and Dick probably responds with something along the lines of, “I like turtles,” … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged | 21 Comments

Waterboarding Cows and Poisoning Kids

Well this is disgusting, and offensive on several levels. It’s no secret that the American meat industry is inhumane and under-regulated, but the Humane Society has just released a video of slaughterhouse employees essentially torturing cows in order to get … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Food | 62 Comments

12 Crazy Old Ads

Trisha sends these along, and they are indeed… interesting. Major themes seem to be misogyny and somehow harming children.

Posted in Business, Gender, Media & Media Literacy | 16 Comments

“Don’t make me backhand you”

In other news, Joe Scarborough is an asshole. And threatening to slap someone on TV is not acceptable.

Posted in Gender, Media & Media Literacy | Tagged , | 5 Comments