Signal Boost: Student Loan Forgiveness Act: It’s a thing!
From Shakesville, a chart showing that 55% of all USian
reproductive-aged women are living in states hostile to abortion
I did a little analysis of male/female ratios in films of the 2000s
and thought your readership might be interested. I could certainly use
some intelligent commenters.
A Republican Congressman believes that the credit for the current economic upturn should go a future Republican president rather than the current Democrat one –
Are Women People?
Men have Sex too
More on Elizabeth Moon
Anyone heard anything about the Starship Troopers reboot?
Fandom MARCH MADNESS!!!!!!!!!
From the Southern Poverty Law Center, they lay down the bare facts
that smash misogynist claims by MRAs that women lie about rape and men
are abused more.
Thoughts on Big Bang Theory and gamer girls.
Rush Limbaugh to get a shrine.
Sandra Fluke will not be silenced by slurs.
There’s a series of six Doonesbury cartoons lampooning the current spate of ultrasound laws – may be a distressing read, given how little a gap there is between parody and reality.
After reading the latest LOGI link about Americans hating children, I
stumbled upon this LJ post from Ginmar.
I’m friends with her but this made me REALLY uncomfortable, and I’m
child-free by choice.
What the…? 11 year old raped, but it’s cool cuz she… looked 14?
At least she wasn’t arrested…
From ThatGuyWithTheGlasses.com, Todd in the Shadows unloads on Chris
Brown for being awful instead of reviewing his latest single.
Emboldened, I guess, by that agricultural panel passing anti-abortion legislation, a Georgia representative has gone on to directly compare women to livestock – and advocate denying abortion even if the foetus is already dead. NOW do we get to say that this shit is about controlling women, not protecting tinypreciouslife?
Abortion –> good life decision!
From Nuri: A comic about negging.
According to various news sources, the lawsuit actress Junie Hoang
filed against the Internet Movie DataBase will have repercussions well
beyond just them revealing her real name (Huong Hoang) and birthdate
against her will, since IMDb apparently used a data mining service to
get that info. Info she thought was supposed to be private when she
gave it to other people.
From SF_Drama, a ~delightful~ LJ group called Booju_Newju condemns a
girl for slapping a boy who made a sexist remark to her at school; the
SF_D commentariat highlight how sometimes violence IS the answer (in
certain contexts) and going to an authority figure for help won’t do
shit (note: the comment section kinda implodes in on itself on the
A guide to being friends with parents.
“I was Jar Jar Binks.”