Day: September 24, 2008

Someone’s looking a little scared…

McCain seeks to delay the first presidential debate between him and Obama because, apparently, the financial crisis needs all of his attention. I’ll just quote my mom: Did you hear McCain is calling to call off the Pres debate this…

Puberty is Consent

This is pretty sick. On Monday, [Evangelical preacher Tony] Alamo spoke of the allegations with a mix of denial and defiance, saying that he never promoted sexual abuse but that he believes there’s a mandate from the Bible for young…

Voting in the UK

Feminister SnowdropExplodes sends in this story about voting in the UK, who says, “I figure the exercise of democratic rights is as important, and much the same, in either country!” We agree: My first time voting was in the 1997…

Liveblogging the Clinton Global Initiative Opening Plenary

Here with Deanna live blogging the Opening Plenary through CoverItNow. On the schedule: Bill Clinton, Queen Rania Al-Abdullah of Jordan, Bono (yes, of U2), Al Gore, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia, E. Neville Isdell (chairman of Coca-Cola). Check it out…