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North Carolina Votes To Add Gay Marriage Ban To State Constitution

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Marriage Equality In WA
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Last night North Carolina became the 3oth state in the country to approve a constitutional amendment defining “marriage” as a union between a man and a woman. NC law has already had a law banning gay marriage for the past 16 years, but Amendment One will include the specific definition of marriage to the state constitution. According to reports from 95 percent of counties, 61 percent of the votes supported Amendment One. Meanwhile, only six states — Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Iowa — plus the District of Columbia allow gay marriage. In response to the NC ban, President Obama’s campaign released a statement saying the president was “disappointed” in the outcome and found the amendment to be “divisive and discriminatory.” 

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Morning Quickies: John Travolta Accused By Second Masseur Of Grabby Grope

John's Penis Grope?
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John Travolta allegedly grabbed his masseur's penis during a massage. Read More »
John's Denial
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John Travolta denies that he sexually assaulted a masseur. Read More »
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In 2012, Star claimed John Travolta was having gay sex inside spas. Read More »
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  • A second masseur has accused John Travolta of groping him during a massage. The suit claims Travolta allegedly asked for a massage at an Atlanta motel and requested an unusual amount of “glutes” work on his butt muscles. He allegedly then tried to touch the masseur and ended up fondling himself. When the masseur left the room, Travolta allegedly “forcibly hugged him.” The actor is also being sued by a California massage therapist who claims the actor groped his penis and scrotum during a massage. [New York Daily News]
  • Attention, gentlemen: Sofia Vergara is now a single woman. [Celebrity Cafe]
  • And the winner of the second season of “The Voice” is ….. [PopCrush]
  • Also, Christian Aguilera almost had a nipslip. Whoopsies! [The Gloss]
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Evening Quickies: George Zimmerman Enters “Not Guilty” Plea

Trayvon Martin
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Will there be justice in the death of this innocent teen? Read More »
He'd Look Like Me
President Obama responds to the death of an innocent black teen. Read More »
Geraldo's Mustache
Forget Trayvon and his hoodie. Let's talk Geraldo's perv 'stache. Read More »
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Today’s Lady News: Half Of Americans Support Marriage Equality

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  • Half of all Americans believe gay couples have the right to marry, according to a new poll from Gallup. While the amount of support is slightly down from last year, it is still the second year that a majority of Americans have supported marriage equality. [Reuters]
  • Teen birth rates may be down, but America still has the highest pregnancy rate of any industrialized nation. [TIME]
  • At least two more anti-abortion “crisis pregnancy centers” are planned to open in Queens and Harlem, two New York City neighborhoods with high rates of abortion. Two other “crisis pregnancy centers” are slated to open in NYC this summer. [New York Daily News] Keep reading »

Fancy Babies Have Their Own Hot Tubs Now

Babies are so lazy. They lie back in their strollers and get pushed around everywhere. They’re given everything they want just by screaming and crying. They’ve even got people wiping their butts. Babies just got even more obnoxious: that is, the babies with their very own hot tub. A bath and shower company has launched the $2,185 BluBleu hot tub for very fancy babies. Ten air jets will pump bubbles on their tiny tuchuses and underwater LEDs will emit blue, indigo and violet lights for “chromotherapy,” aka color therapy. We’re certain these babies will land themselves in actual therapy when they outgrow this miniature hot tub in 12 months.  [The Week]

Dating Don’ts: Just Say No To Negging

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Dating Don'ts: "Girls"
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His teeny little profile picture was cute. He was the right age range and city. But when I opened the online dating message from this random dude, this is what he said:

Isn’t feminism a little obsolete? Men and women are equal nowadays. In fact, the balance is tipped in your favor.

Of all the things for a man to comment upon in my profile, he chose to kinda-insulted me by calling my belief system “obsolete”? I rolled my eyes. I hit delete. Another one bites the dust.

I’d been “negged.”  Keep reading »

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