Monthly Archives: February 2013

Late Thursday Links

– 5 Easy Ways to Spot a B.S. News Story on the Internet. Anyone forward this to Drudge? – The film Argo (about a CIA agent smuggling Americans out of Iran by pretending they are a film crew) could make foreign governments even … Continue reading

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50 Years of Bond – The Tribute the Oscars Should Have Used

Created by YouTube user Kees van Dijkhuizen jr.

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Tuesday Links

– In many parts of the world atheists still face official persecution–up to and including the death penalty. The Islamic world has heard this and will not rest until Muslims are protected from blasphemous atheists. Goddamnit. – United Airlines kicked a man off … Continue reading

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Will One in Four College Women Really Be Raped Before They Graduate?

The Five co-host Bob Beckel said on last Wednesday’s show that female college students don’t need guns because campus rape is not a problem, asking his co-hosts “When was the last time you heard about a rape on campus?” Beckel’s … Continue reading

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Thursday Links

– Illinois state senator Ira Silverstein is pushing a bill that would ban anonymous online comments. Asshole. – That study that supposedly found Bigfoot DNA–yeah, there are some major red flags there, like the fact that the journal it was published in didn’t … Continue reading

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Gandhi Was Wrong About Birth Control

Salon.com has posted an essay Mahatma Gandhi wrote about birth control in 1939, and sadly this essay shows that Gandhi was no more enlightened than the average person of that time period (at least when it came to women’s reproductive … Continue reading

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The Average Porn Star’s Bra Size is 34B, and Other Surprising Results of the Most Comprehensive Study Ever Done on Adult Film Performers

British researcher Jon Millward spent months poring over tens of thousands of porn star bios on the Internet Adult Film Database (IAFD) in order to compile what is probably the most comprehensive study ever done on the men and women … Continue reading

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Tuesday Links

– Survey finds that, yes, liberals are more likely to support targeted killings when they find out it’s Obama’s policy. – Alabama State Represenative Mary Sue McClurkin introduces bill to restrict abortions because, according to her: “When a physician removes … Continue reading

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Late Monday Links

– The Obama administration agrees with the RIAA that $222,000 in damages is a reasonable punishment for illegally downloading 24 songs. – Icelandic politicians are considering imposing a censorship firewall similar to China’s in order to block internet porn. – That most venerable of … Continue reading

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Late Weekend Links

– Berkshire County, Mass. Assistant District Attorney announces intention to charge teens caught sexting with “manufacturing, disseminating and possessing child pornography” and to force them to register as sex offenders. Asshole. – Lawyer representing albinos files “human rights complaint” to get … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Sex-Hating Feminists Take on Internet Porn

Icelandic politicians are currently considering proposals to block access to internet porn in the country. Printing and distributing pornography is already illegal, and Interior Minister Ögmundur Jónasson is leading the charge to outlaw digital porn as well. Since Iceland is a secular Scandinavian … Continue reading

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Late Wednesday/Early Thursday Links

– Porn producer Ira Isaacs has been sentenced to four years in prison for producing and distributing scatological fetish porn. – A reminder that although America may be bad, the United Kingdom is often worse: A British man faces up to three … Continue reading

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Tuesday Links

– In Nigeria, nine female polio vaccinators have been killed, most likely by Islamist militants belonging to the Boko Haram sect. – Is the city of Denver becoming a police state? – Infidelity website Ashley Madison has named Washington D.C. “America’s … Continue reading

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All 85 Best Picture Oscar Winners On One Poster

How many can you identify? (Click for larger view) Poster designed by Olly Moss.

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Don’t Blame Violent Entertainment for Sandy Hook Massacre

Since the tragedy at Newtown, while pundits on the left have been blaming guns, pundits on the right have been busy blaming the culture, particularily violent movies and video games. The NRA’s Wayne LaPierre was quick to comdemn violent entertainment, calling … Continue reading

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