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The Trayvon Martin’s mother writes a letter to Michael Brown’s family. On speechlessness, racism and respectability in #Ferguson. “Please disabuse yourself of the notion that my purpose on earth is to tuck ignorance in at night.” The New York Post explains that catcalling is actually flattering. Now you know. The power of peers in preventing campus rape. Women [...]

Paranormal Geeks Radio Tonight!

Tonight on Paranormal Geeks Radio, there are two special guests; Shel Dion, a Sasquatch Researcher in Illinois and Mr. Jeff Mudgitt. Jeff will fill us in on his efforts to identify the victims of Chicago mass murderer, HH Holmes. The show is on 9 pm EST/8 pm Central/6 pm Pacific.

More Than Words; Explaining Rape to Your Child

It's a sad day when the word Rape tossed around the playground and you have to explain what it means The post More Than Words; Explaining Rape to Your Child appeared first on The Good Men Project.


Saleen makes the Tesla Model S sportier on the inside and out, tweaking its drivetrain for faster acceleration and its suspension for more agility. The FOURSIXTEEN also has front and rear air vents, a spoiler and diffuser.

Chris Kluwe And The Minnesota Vikings Make Details Of Their Settlement Public: VIDEO

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Chris Kluwe and the Minnesota Vikings made the specific details of their agreed settlement public in a press conference earlier this afternoon. “[O]ur focus remains on maintaining a culture of tolerance, inclusion and respect, and creating the best workplace environment...

Daily Dose of Cute

Matilda. That face. As always, please feel welcome and encouraged to share pix of the fuzzy, feathered, or scaled members of your family in comments.

Need To Know: Seinabo Sey

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

The soul-pop songstress is poised to become an international sensation. read more

Professor Death: Peter Singer Says Criminals Should Have Euthanasia Option to Avoid Prison

I think it is time to start calling Peter Singer ”Professor Death.” The Princeton moral philosopher–an oxymoron in his case–is the world’s foremost proponent of infanticide. He usually uses examples of disabled babies, but the reason he believes they can be killed is that they are supposedly not “persons.” Thus, Singer has refused to state that killing a […]

Antigay Activist Uses Robin Williams's Death to Defend 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

Peter Sprigg's circuitous argument: Williams's suicide shows rehab doesn't always work, and therefore reparative therapy is no less successful than rehab. read more

Rih-Union??? Club Goers Say Rihanna And Drake Got Their Flirt On All Night At NYC Nightclub

They always come back to Sweet Box Fenty… Rihanna And Drake Spotted Together At Griffin Nightclub Remember when we told you about Drake looking happier than a pig in slop to be around Rihanna at Griffin nightclub? Well club

“True Blood” recap (7.9):

8 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

In which everyone gets what they want, unless they wanted Pam to kiss Sarah. The post “True Blood” recap (7.9): appeared first on

Doug Locke Reminisces On Lost Love In ‘#ThisCouldBeUs’ - VIDEO

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Out singer/songwriter Doug Locke today released a new music video that looks at how “once you give a person a piece of your heart, you never truly get it back.” The video for #ThisCouldBeUs opens with ‘Old Doug’ visiting what...

LISTEN: 'Ex-Gay' Activist Knows 'Anyone With a Brain' Opposes Equality

Stephen Bennett, who claims to have been 'cured' of his homosexual tendencies, says same-sex couples can 'absolutely' raise children, but it's against God's master plan. read more

Fatal Hypothesis: How Belief in a Just World is Killing Us

If prejudice is a structure, as it has now become popular to say, what are its girders made of? What holds it up and what makes it endure? Certainly a great many scholars have ventured indispensable answers to these questions, but in the wake of Michael Brown’s murder and the ongoing tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri, [...]

Water Cops, Water Slides, And Water Pipes: L.A. Confronts The Drought

The history of Los Angeles is tied up in water, and not because it has an abundance of it -- just the opposite in fact. The post Water Cops, Water Slides, And Water Pipes: L.A. Confronts The Drought appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Swirl Gone Wrong: Third Time Ain’t The Charm For Halle Berry, Matrimony-dom With Olivier Martinez Is On The Rocks

Aw man. Well at least she got Maceo. New Halle Berry And Olivier Martinez Divorce Rumors This ain’t the first time we’ve heard these rumors… According to Star Magazine reports via Rhymes With Snitch: Halle Berry and Olivier

Bethany Beach, Delaware, August 18, 2014

by Tom Scocca ???? Sun found the splinter or stray cactus spine in a finger, a tiny golden spark for the tweezers (turning to avoid the tweezer-shadows) to surround and snuff. Pine cones lay everywhere; the two-year-old had to be dissuaded from expanding his collection of them to three and beyond. Show More Summary

The Bay Area's Homeless Cook Their Way to a Fresh Start

(A student picking Swiss chard in the Fresh Start culinary garden) "Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he'll eat for a lifetime." A few weeks ago I was having dinner with a group of friends at TBD, one of my favorite San Francisco restaurants. Show More Summary

Liberals Love Abortion, But They’re Outraged Ferguson Police are Using “Miscarriage Causing” Tear Gas

You’ve got to hand it to the Left. Liberals love abortion, but when they’re outraged about something else and that something else somehow involves pregnant women, they act as if it’s the horror of horrors. Witness their latest eyebrow-raising claim: Pro-life people aren’t really pro-life because they’re not speaking out about how police in Ferguson […]

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