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Michigan Bill Would Require Doctors Offer “Keepsake Ultrasounds” To Women Seeking Abortions

There’s a now famous spoof from The Onion News Network about a fake Arkansas law that would require women to pick a baby name and paint her nursery pink or…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Attorney General Fired After Harassing Gay Student

Well, it’s about time: Assistant Attorney General Andrew Shirvelll, who admitted to harassing the openly gay student president of the Michigan Student Assembly, was fired this past week. His boss,…

Julie Gerstein | November 10, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Judges In Michigan Can Force Muslim Women To Remove Their Veils

In a controversial move, the Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that judges can force Muslim women to take off their headscarves in court. The law says they can exercise “reasonable…

Nikki Dowling | August 26, 2009 - 3:50 pm

Monday Quickies!

Just ask for it. The female version of the “happy ending” massage is no longer taboo. [Tango]
A 10-year-old Yemeni bride has successfully divorced her husband. [Los Angeles Times]
“Man…

Annika Harris | July 14, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Martha Stewart Must Stay On This Side Of The Pond

Despite being, well, Martha Stewart, Martha Stewart has been denied a visa by British authorities because of her criminal convictions. “Martha loves England and hopes this can be resolved and…

Catherine Strawn | June 20, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Girl Scouts Wear Badges For A Reason

Mmmm, Girl Scout Cookies. The things I’ve done to a box of those bad boys are too embarrassing to type. But it turns out I have more that one reason…

Simcha | April 17, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Bartering With Sex

Sex is all about give and take. A study at the University of Michigan School of Public Health found that even though 475 U of M undergrads didn’t need to…

Catherine Strawn | April 11, 2008 - 5:00 pm
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