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Posted 11/02/2014 08:18:15 EST
"The conversations contradict claims by the St. Louis County Police Department... that the restriction was solely for safety and had nothing to do with preventing media from witnessing the violence or more »
Posted 09/29/2014 02:02:52 EDT
They'll both still be RFAs at the end of this deal. more »
Posted 08/28/2014 01:14:35 EDT
Just a heads up that no one involved in this "empowering" re-do of the handicap is a wheelchair user. As a wheelchair user myself, I find this project super condescending and not at all empowering. I more »
Posted 08/20/2014 11:53:03 EDT
They don't, though. In my years of retail experience (thanks history degree!) it's white people - white prep school kids in particular - who shoplift the most. Bored white kids whose parents shield th more »
Posted 08/16/2014 02:32:58 EDT
Don't lie. If a half-dozen looters erases your sympathy for a community that watched cops gun down their unarmed neighbor, you never had any sympathy to begin with. Property is replaceable, especially more »
Posted 04/23/2014 12:19:05 EDT
He said himself that it wasn't kneeing, that Smith didn't hit him, and that his right knee twisted and popped funny *when he landed*. It looked like a dive on live TV, but slowed down gifs you see tod more »
Posted 04/02/2014 05:33:33 EDT
"we should keep in mind that the restraining order process (209A) is commonly used by divorce lawyers to assist woman in removing their husbands" Someone got lost on his way to r/MensRights, I see. more »
Posted 03/19/2014 03:31:27 EDT
Yes, yes, yes, a million times, yes!
The "War on Drugs" has been an obscenely expensive failure. Anyone who wants to stop caging people up for non-violent drug offenses has my vote.
Posted 12/01/2013 02:06:57 EST
I'm not the one responding from a place of ignorance; you are, Danskat. Did it ever cross your mind that I might be disabled myself? That I might be someone who can't walk, uses a power wheelchair an more »
Posted 11/30/2013 03:41:22 EST
"threatening to rob him of his ability to walk."
Oof. That's some melodramatic ableism there.
Posted 11/03/2013 11:07:30 EST
It's not Card's opposition to gay marriage that appalls people. It's his hatred of gay people. He's called them every name in the book, compared them to child molesters and blamed them for the perceiv more »
Posted 10/07/2013 12:17:07 EDT
How about a story about the amputees who weren't "lucky" enough to incur their injury in a high-profile attack and who struggle to pay for a basic prosthesis and can only dream of blades? Instead of p more »
Posted 07/30/2013 06:58:51 EDT
I don't understand why they don't create a "T Zone" for communities served by the MBTA and raise the gas tax just in those cities and towns. That would be fairer to central and western MA. Also, I h more »
Posted 06/28/2013 01:00:52 EDT
So, in three years we've gone from two women on the Bruins broadcast to none.
Way to alienate the female fans who offer the potential for market growth. Brilliant business decision.
Posted 03/13/2013 12:25:30 EDT
I'll buy the "ZOMG MAH FREEDUMS!" outrage over limiting soda sizes at restaurants when I see the same outrage over size limits for beer at sports events and/or over MA's happy hour rules. You may not more »
Posted 02/07/2013 06:03:20 EST
Oh no! This makes me so sad! I've spent so many hours in there. I'll miss them terribly.
Posted 01/19/2013 06:51:27 EST
My response to Jacobs mirrors the response Deadspin had for Trump.
Posted 01/16/2013 01:04:28 EST
She's not a trophy bimbo looking for a handout. She's a lawyer and played an active role in the business that made them both wealthy. I know it's hard not to judge women you know nothing about, but sh more »
Posted 01/13/2013 12:47:22 EST
For some insight into why "creep" is gendered, you should read the essay "Schrodinger's Rapist." http://kateharding.net/2009/10/08/guest-blogger-starling-schrodinger%E2%80%99s-rapist-or-a-guy%E2%80%99 more »
Posted 01/06/2013 10:09:46 EST
A dog falls out of an apartment in Lawrence, leading to expensive veterinary care, and none of you wonder if maybe the family just couldn't afford it? Have any of you been to Lawrence? If they didn' more »
Posted 12/29/2012 05:41:08 EST
r/mensrights is that way ------->
Posted 11/27/2012 07:01:58 EST
"Mom? What's a 'vibrator?'" "You'll figure it out soon enough, then be terribly embarassed when you remember asking me what one was." There. Is that so bad? Would that conversation really be so trau more »
Posted 11/23/2012 05:07:11 EST
"watch partner take her pill in front of him" That's out of line. Either you trust your girlfriend or wife, or you use a condom. Enforcing another adult's medication choices is creepy and abusive. Alt more »
Posted 11/23/2012 05:07:02 EST
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