Blame the Leftists

Man shoots up an Amish school, targeting female students. Who here should we say shoulders some of the blame? 1. The man who did the shooting 2. Essentially non-existant gun control laws 3. A culture which turns its head or…

Does she come with mastectomy scars?

So it’s October, which means it’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And you know what that means: pink-ribboned merchandising opportunities! Sure, you got your mixers, and your cosmetics, and your vacuum cleaners (because nothing connects you with your womanhood like…

I smell a rat

Speaking of banned books, here we have a tale of a lawsuit against a school district in which the plaintiff claims that the vice principal of a Maryland middle school told her to stop reading a particular book or face…

Belated Banned Books Week

A informational supplement from the Department of Unintentionally Subversive Hilarity: A Caney Creek High School dad is fired up because the Conroe Independent School District uses the book “Fahrenheit 451” as classroom reading material. Alton Verm, of Conroe, objects to…

Friends like These

There’s already been a little talk around the blogosphere about the unsavory interpretations of the Foley scandal (e.g. the Lavender Lolita mafia that lurks in chatrooms waiting for the chance to prey on impressionable Republican congressmen, or the enormous potential…

Why Zach Braff Really Irritates Me

Yes! Yes, exactly! It’s because it’s not a sensitive-guy romantic comedy! It’s because it’s a Woody-Allen-esque fantasy dressed up as a Nora-Ephron-scripted Meg-Ryan vehicle! The Last Kiss has been marketed as a feel-good romantic comedy, but many viewers have found…