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Tag Archive | "Religion"

The Kurdish Feminist Revolution…with Assault Rifles

Friday, January 23, 2015

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Itai Anghel, an Isreali Jewish news correspondent and filmmaker with the balls the size of pumpkins, recently wandered into Syria and Iraq with a camera and not much else (no helmet, no bullet proof vest) to capture the front lines of the Kurdish fight against ISIS. (Apparently the Kurds are the only ones confronting ISIS [...]

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Dream Interpretation: I’m Christian and Chaste But Masturbate in My Dreams

Thursday, December 18, 2014

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photo via WeHeartIt Other people‚Äôs dreams are never interesting‚Ķexcept when they‚Äôre about sex. Each week, our dream analyst¬†Lauri Loewenberg¬†tells one lucky reader what their dirty dream means. Got a dream you want Lauri to analyze? Click here to submit it¬†(18 and older only, please).¬†This week, a reader asks Lauri: I’ve been having the same recurring [...]

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Poll: Is Ben Affleck More or Less Attractive After His Appearance on “Real Time”?

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

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Okay, we know this is a stretch for a sex & relationships website, but we just are having so much fun reading all the debates over last week’s episode of Real Time, in which host Bill Maher and guest Sam Harris, a “new atheist” author, clashed with actor Ben Affleck over whether it’s appropriate to [...]

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Will Roe V. Wade See Another Anniversary?

Thursday, January 23, 2014

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Yesterday was the 41st anniversary of Roe V. Wade. Will there be a 42nd? Since abortion has been legal in this country for the entire lifespan of progressive women under 41 years old, they — we — have perhaps come to take Roe V. Wade for granted, to assume that this right is inalienable and [...]

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Top 6 Reasons Your Heart & Genitals Want You to Vote for Obama

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

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We know we may be preaching to the choir here, but just in case you need some more encouragement to register to vote (state-by-state deadlines start dropping in October!), to volunteer your time to the Obama campaign, and to actually vote on November 6th, 2012, here you go: 1. Romney represents the Republican Party, and the [...]

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A Dinner Table Debate Over Gay Marriage

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

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photo by Stuart Isett for The New York Times With all the backlash over “legitimate rape” vs. illegitimate (sic) rape last week, another great debate got a little lost in the shuffle: the one over gay marriage between¬†sex columnist¬†and married gay dad of one adopted son, Dan Savage, and the president of the¬†National Organization for [...]

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Top 5 Kinds of Illegitimate Rape

Monday, August 20, 2012

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photo by DonkeyHotey on Flickr A big thank you to Missouri Republican Senate candidate and House Committee Member on “Science, Space and Technology,”¬†Todd Akin (pictured above), for finally saying what no one else has had courage to say publicly: that there’s¬†legitimate¬†rape (you know the type: big, scary, minority stranger breaks into your house in the [...]

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

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Just in case The Sound of Music didn’t clue you in: it turns out that nuns can be a bit cheeky. Maria Von Trapp sang out of church, ate too much, and fell in love (oh yeah: and evaded the Nazis). These days, nuns behaving badly are more likely to be waving the feminist flag, [...]

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Just How Stupid Is That Homophobic Pastor’s Plan to Round Up Gays?

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

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This¬†video of a North Carolinian pastor spewing homophobic hate¬†has been making the rounds. Made “pukin’ sick” by the thought of men kissing men, Pastor Charles Worley comes up with a big idea to get rid of homosexuality once and for all — a “final solution,” if you will: Build a great big large fence, 150 [...]

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Comment of the Week: Vaginismus Is God’s Method of Population Control

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Not every Comment of the Week is chosen for its thoughtfulness, insight and eloquence. No, sometimes we get a comment that is so insane and earnest and downright creepy, that we can’t help but highlight it, if for no other reason than its entertainment value. Sure, it might be a joke. Either way, it’ll make [...]

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