A British mother’s penchant for the highly caffeinated soda Pepsi Max apparently helped put her in an early grave. Victoria Lane, who’d struggled with mental health issues since surviving a bad car accident at 16, battled anxiety and paranoia. In an attempt to appease the dry mouth the prescription antidepressant fluoxetine gave her, her mother… More »
This is just too damn much. More »
This is the equivalent of me telling Dr. Ben Carson that I believe that the human brain is made up entirely of licorice all-sorts and pocket lint. More »
Take your pickles and go home, Nicole. More »
Does this mean I can blame Google for mansplaining? More »
On Monday, the trial for Daniel Holtzclaw, a former Oklahoma City police officer accused of sexually assaulting 13 Black women, began, and by the end of the day on Tuesday, a jury had been selected — eight men, four women, all white. While such racial hegemony would be problematic no matter what, it’s especially troubling given the… More »
But he is, because the police opened fire on his dad’s car at the end of the a pursuit. … More »
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Anti-choice activist Carol Everett, who is just an absolute treasure, appeared on “The Alan Colmes Show” to have a chat about her peculiar theory that people having multiple sex partners is just like rape. Now, if you thought it could not possibly get more ridiculous than that – or her other claim that Planned Parenthood teaches “sodomy” to five year… More »
I’m here to praise the hell out of those everyday videographers, acting in defense of themselves or others, and to also argue in favor of more of us using our camera phones to document harassment, injustice and brutality. More »
Marshall Leonard of Mississippi had a history of making threats related to the Confederate flag. More »
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights found yesterday that a high school in Chicago’s northwest suburbs must allow a trans student to use the girls’ locker room along with her fellow students.
Township High School District 211 had provided proper accommodations for the student’s gender identity, registering her as a girl and… More »
He simply had NO IDEA anyone might find it offensive. How could he have known? More »
It only took a month for police to drop charges against Bahar Mustafa, former diversity officer at Goldsmiths University in London, for tweeting “#killallwhitemen” from her personal account. Breathe a sigh of relief: All of those cathartic tweets you’ve sent will not, in fact, be landing you in any trouble.
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Earlier today, Anonymous released the names of several mayors and Senators they claim are secret KKK members.
Upon first glance, it seemed like it could be legit, mostly because the only person on there I was thoroughly familiar with is Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX). I would buy John Cornyn being in the KKK before probably… More »
Thank you for telling us something that we all aready know. … More »