Posts tagged "abortion"

Meghan McCain Thinks The GOP Doesn’t Understand Sex

Daily Beast columnist Meghan McCain is like an unpredictable lover. Sometimes her columns hit the spot. Others leave me utterly unfulfilled. When she ably took down Laura Ingraham for making…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Nobody Messes With Judy Blume

This week, Planned Parenthood’s mailing list included an email from Judy Blume. Here’s a snippet:If you are the daughter whose mom had the guts to give you the answers to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 7, 2009 - 12:45 pm

Quickies!: Susan Boyle Is Funny Too

Susan Boyle was kidding when she told “Britain’s Got Talent” judges that she’d never been kissed. [DListed]
Michael Lohan had to give his two cents about Lindsay’s interview with Ellen…

Annika Harris | April 23, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Sarah Palin Once Considered Abortion

Speaking at a “right-to-life” event in Indiana yesterday, former Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin told the crowd that she has “just for a fleeting moment” considered an abortion when she…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Mary Rambin Responds: We’ve Failed (As Women) Too!

I tried to hold back posting about this again today, but then I realized most of you don’t follow Mary Rambin’s blog as avidly as I do — I also…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 28, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Fail: Mary Rambin Compares Cosmetic Surgery To Abortion

Mary Rambin, part of the “three-headed blogging Hydra” that is Non Society (which, cheekily, made our list of the best female bloggers of 2008), is arguably the most absurd and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 27, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Obama Used For Anti-Choice Ad

The anti-choice organization, CatholicVote.org has put together this advertisement which argues against abortion using Obama as its proof that abortion is wrong. After all, IMAGINE THE POTENTIAL. If…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 23, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Blog For Choice: What Is Your Pro-Choice Hope For President Obama?

Today is Blog For Choice day, when pro-choice bloggers everywhere “raise the profile of reproductive rights in the blogosphere,” while commemorating Roe V. Wade, which celebrates its 36th anniversary today.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 22, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Quickies!: Oprah Smoked Crack?, Steven Tyler’s Sex Life, & Botox For Boys

An ex-boyfriend is claiming Oprah smoked crack. Haha, I just laughed outloud thinking of Oprah saying, “Crack cooooocaaaaaaainnnnnnne!” [National Enquirer]
The “Gossip Girl” spin-off is a go, and will feature…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Celebrate The Inauguration With Free Abortion Donuts!

On Inauguration Day, Krispy Kreme is giving away free donuts to celebrate “freedom of choice.” Ruh-roh. CHOICE. Naturally, pro-life activists are flipping out over that choice of phrase and are…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2009 - 6:45 pm

The Top 5 Women’s Rights Wins Of 2008

Women, like 41-year-old mother and five time Olympic swimmer, Dara Torres, made a lot of headlines this year. However, we also made some incredible strides out of the swimming pool.

Simcha | December 30, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Bush Makes The Most Of His Time Left In Office & Continues To Mess With Your Vagina

Last night, MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow talked about one of the scariest things Bush has ever planned. After reports of sanctioned water board torture got slapped on an eight-year-long list…

Simcha | December 18, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Planned Parenthood’s Gift Certificates Cause Controversy

Not sure what to get one of your best girlfriends or a female in your family for a gift this holiday season? How about a gift certificate to Planned Parenthood…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 5, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Quickies!: Happy Holidays! Have A Free Pap Smear!

Happy Holidays from Planned Parenthood! The organization is giving away free women’s health services. [College Candy]
A flowchart to losing your virginity. [Holy Taco]
Jamie Lynn Spears had lipo during…

Leigh Raines | December 4, 2008 - 10:00 pm

On The Ballot Update: Anti-Choice Measures Shot Down, Prostitution Still Illegal

So, yesterday was a historic amazing day, with the first African-American winning the Presidency of the United States. It was also a bit of letdown, as it became clear that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 5, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Prostitution, Gay Marriage, & Reproductive Freedom On The Ballot

While picking the next President is on everyone’s mind, what’s going on in bedrooms is on the ballot too! Many states across the country have sex-related bills all vying for…

Simcha | November 3, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Anti-Palin Ad Features Rape Victim

A few weeks ago, we wrote about a story on Politico.com that reported the Obama campaign was seeking a rape victim for a campaign ad that would attack…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 16, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Abortion & The “Health” Of The Mother

During last night’s final presidential debate, in addition to stroking Joe The Plumber’s ego, John McCain used oh-so-retro air quotes to emphasize his stance on abortion and abortion legislation. Just…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 16, 2008 - 4:00 pm

In Her Own Words: Sarah Palin On Abortion

Don’t forget, the Vice-Presidential debate is tonight! Get your popcorn ready! In the meantime, here’s the latest clip from Katie Couric’s interview with Sarah Palin, in which the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 2, 2008 - 11:30 am

Quickies!: Whitney Port Scores Her Own Show, Vows To End Every Word With A “G” Sound

OMFG, Whitney Port will have her own series on MTV starting in early 2009. She’s always been our favorite, and we’re scared that having her own show is going to…

Annika Harris | September 22, 2008 - 7:59 pm
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