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- You Can Record Police + the Five-O App August 16, 2014
- National Moment of Silence: NOLA 6PM August 14, 2014
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2011 Ashley Award
A Note on Archives
A few problems with databases and corrupted files and near total loss of files means some links are broken and many images are just plain gone. It will take time to reconstruct post by post.
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Bitches are aggressive, assertive, domineering, overbearing, strong-minded, spiteful, hostile, direct, blunt, candid, obnoxious, thick-skinned, hard-headed, vicious, dogmatic, competent, competitive, pushy, loud-mouthed, independent, stubborn, demanding, manipulative, egoistic, driven, achieving, overwhelming, threatening, scary, ambitious, tough, brassy, masculine, boisterous and turbulent. A Bitch takes shit from no one. You may not like her, but you cannot ignore her.
ATTRIBUTION: Joreen, U.S. feminist and author. From “The Bitch Manifesto,” originally published in Ms. magazine in 1969. As quoted in The Decade of Women, by Suzanne Levine and Harriet Lyons (1980).
Category Archives: Excerpts/Quotes
Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it. – Colette I love the … Continue reading
“increasingly hostile environment for chronic pain patients and the physicians who strive to treat them”
In the summer of 2012, the Finance Committee of the U.S. Senate announced that it was initiating an investigation of the financial connections between certain major pharmaceutical manufacturers of prescription pain medications and experts in pain medicine, organizations that issue … Continue reading
Revealed: the Palestinian children killed by Israeli forces. The Telegraph, 7/22/14. There is no justification, no excuse, no rationale.
The Raw Story. ‘I’m pro f*ck-in’: Cenk Uygur mocks GOP’s shrill response to Hobby Lobby joke. 7/2/2014.
1341? LA’s incarceration rate in States of Incarceration: The Global Context from the Prison Policy Initiative:
If you didn’t know that George Will is an idiot, his opinion on June 6 sealed it. Lynn Beisner breaks down his opinions this way: Like most publications of some repute, the Washington Post does not typically print opinion that is … Continue reading
“Women of color should not have to prove the legitimacy of their illnesses in order to get treatment.”
It all came to a head when, after entering the emergency room and asking to be admitted, I was held in an ER room for six hours, while doctor after doctor came in and attempted to convince me that I … Continue reading
Joel McHale at White House Correspondents Dinner, CSPAN. HT: The Raw Story, Watch: Joel McHale brutalizes CNN, Fox News, and especially Chris Christie at WHCD, 5/4/14.
The impact of conservatism’s anti-government backlash was significant. Unemployment benefits became less generous; same with food stamps, welfare payments and the minimum wage. Job protections were weakened as once strong support for unions and organised labour was replaced by increasing … Continue reading