Daily Archives: December 9, 2010

New Lows in America’s Heartland

A chuch is planning to picket the funeral of cancer victim Elizabeth Edwards because she didn’t praise God enough during her life-and-death struggle with the disease.  In a despicable publicity stunt, the Westboro Baptist Church said on its website that … Continue reading

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When Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, asked two Swedish women out on dates in August, he may not have known that Swedish laws protecting women in their sexual encounters include wide-ranging definitions of sexual assault and rape. “Sometimes we … Continue reading

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