Have you ever had a camera shoved down your throat? Let me tell you, it is not fun if you have a sensitive gag reflex. However, a doctor in Sacramento seems to feel that being nervous about having an upper-gastrointestinal endoscopy is just hilarious – and that recommending oral sex to his patients is somehow appropriate. (Pro-tip: It is not.) More
Topic: Sexual Harassment
Oh, how lovely! A megalomaniac who believes he has the right to shoot people who are “on a stage of their own creation.” More
“Baby, I want to give you a slice of my heart! I want to give it to you now!” Had it been a slice of cake, he probably would have received a response. More
Now, I would assume that this goes without saying, but events in my life have led me to believe otherwise: my breasts, or anyone’s breasts for that matter, are not public property. It does not matter if they are big, small, fake, real, WHATEVER! They are the absolute private property of the person upon whose chest they reside. More
One evening, I took the train with a friend for the first time. It was the middle of winter, so the sun went down before 5 PM each night. Since I had never been on the train before, I grossly underestimated how long it would take to get home; by the time I got to my stop, it was already dark. I got off and quickly walked in the direction of my house.
Then I heard it: scrrraaaaape. More
I guess Black Swan and The Red Shoes do give you the strong sense that being a ballerina is a prospect filled with sex and unhappiness and probably death, but at least it all seemed very glamorous. Anastasia Volochkova, a former prima ballerina from the Russian Ballet tells a much more sordid story about sexual harassment in the ballet. NBC reports that: More
If you ever feel like your male doctor is bored with your vagina, think again. His expression of clinical detachment is but a smokescreen for all the disgusting things he is thinking as he gives you what is probably an unnecessary pelvic exam. Disgusting sex things. More
Another day, another woman with Stockholm syndrome looking to score brownie points with the fashion industry and/or the patriarchy at large by defending Terry Richardson.
The termination of a dental assistant in Iowa has been upheld in a ruling by the state’s Supreme Court. After more than ten years’ employment at James Knight’s dental practice, Melissa Nelson has been let go “because her boss and his wife felt [she] was a threat to their marriage.”
This sets an interesting precedent! What other reasons can you get fired for in Iowa now, do you think? More
Normally, EIC Jennifer Wright and Ashley Cardiff would debate this important question about the holiday, but Ashley Cardiff is gone. Who knows where. Who knows why. (On holiday in Europe. Because of vacation days). Fortunately, Samantha Escobar was in the office this week. Watch her and Jennifer desperately try to convince themselves – and you – that “Baby It’s Cold Outside” isn’t a totally creepy song. More
So, this is awesome. Several vigilante groups in Cairo, Egypt have taken it upon themselves to defend women from gropey street harassers during the Eid al-Adha festival after realizing the police were not taking the problem seriously enough (or at all). More
How many men wearing tight pants have women walk up to them yelling, “Hey everybody! Let’s take a guess: how big is this dude’s dick?” More
It’s totally all okay, you guys. State Rep. Roger Rivard didn’t really mean it when he said that some girls are easy to rape! Here is his insane justification for his statement! More