Ted Cruz has a Dildo Problem
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Ted Cruz has a Dildo Problem

At this point in the primary cycle, we have a pretty good idea where all the front runners stand on the issues affecting most Americans.

This is especially true for two issues, the economy, and anything regarding sex, especially when it deals with groups who aren’t straight, or men.

What …

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Trump and Abortion, What Conservatives Believe Quietly He says Loudly

It’s become a given that people running for office are going to be asked their views on abortion. And, predictably, those who run on the more conservative end of the political spectrum always come out against it. It’s one reason why, despite abortion remaining a legal medical procedure in the U.S., many women are burdened …

Trump's Misogyny, and the Ugly Underbelly of The Pro-Life Movement
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Trump’s Misogyny, and the Ugly Underbelly of The Pro-Life Movement

 

The latest polls show that nearly two-thirds of American women have a “strongly unfavorable” view of Donald Trump. And that raises a question: What is the remaining one-third thinking? The Donald’s latest insult to half the human race came when he suggested Wednesday that women who get abortions should face “some form of punishment.” …

Missouri AG finds no Evidence Planned Parenthood Mishandled Fetal Tissue
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Missouri AG finds no Evidence Planned Parenthood Mishandled Fetal Tissue

(Reuters) – An investigation in Missouri found no evidence that Planned Parenthood’s St. Louis clinic mishandled fetal tissue or engaged in unlawful activity, Attorney General Chris Koster’s office said on Monday.

Koster, a Democrat, launched the investigation after an anti-abortion group released videos over the summer alleging that Planned Parenthood illegally sold fetal tissue in other …

Same-Sex Couples to Get Federal Marriage Benefits: Attorney General
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Same-Sex Couples to Get Federal Marriage Benefits: Attorney General

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal marriage benefits will be made available to same-sex couples across the United States after last month’s Supreme Court ruling, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Thursday.

“I directed Justice Department staff to work with the agencies to ensure that the ruling be given full effect across the federal government,” including Social Security …

Monica Lewinsky Breaks Silence On Clinton Affair
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Monica Lewinsky Breaks Silence On Clinton Affair

Monica Lewinsky breaks silence on Clinton affair (via AFP)

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky broke her silence Tuesday about her illicit 1990s affair with president Bill Clinton, saying she wants to reclaim the narrative of events that brought her global humiliation. Lewinsky, now 40, was in her early…

Louisiana House of Representatives Refuse To Repeal Law Banning Oral Sex
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Louisiana House of Representatives Refuse To Repeal Law Banning Oral Sex

Louisiana law makers voted 27 for, and 67 against repealing a state law banning “crimes against nature”, which includes oral sex and sodomy.

In a letter to law makers, the Louisiana Family Forum, a state affiliate of the Family Research Council and Focus for Family, asserted the ““Louisiana’s anti-sodomy statute is consistent with the values of …

US Senate Unanimously Passes Military Sex Assault Reform
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US Senate Unanimously Passes Military Sex Assault Reform

US Senate unanimously passes military sex assault reform
(via AFP)

The Senate unanimously approved reforms Monday aimed at curbing sexual assaults in the US military, after a similar but more far-reaching measure failed last week. The bill passed 97-0, a rare moment of strong bipartisan cooperation in a chamber that…

Both Sides of Same-Sex Marriage Come Out to CPAC
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Both Sides of Same-Sex Marriage Come Out to CPAC

Both sides of same-sex marriage come out to CPAC (via PostTV – The Washington Post)

At CPAC, the conservative movement’s largest annual event, leaders from pro- and anti- same-sex marriage groups shared their political strategies. CONNECT WITH POSTTV: Subscribe ⺠http://www.youtube.com/user/WashingtonPost PostTV.com ⺠http://…

The Putin Butt Plug
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The Putin Butt Plug

The Putin butt plug, designed by Fernando Sosa, is making a big splash at Reddit, and is making the rounds on several news and information websites. The figurine, designed to look like an anal sex toy, was inspired by Putin’s anti-gay policies. That the toy has become a viral hit across the Internet should come as no …

UK Porn Filter Architect Arrested On Child Porn Charges
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UK Porn Filter Architect Arrested On Child Porn Charges

UK Porn Filter Architect Arrested On Child Porn Charges (via Techdirt)

The UK government has spent years trying to impose its version of morality upon the Internet, demanding that ISPs impose mandatory opt-out porn filters, even if those filters have since been easily bypassed and often block entirely legitimate websites…