Monthly Archives: August 2006

I Survived My Purity Ball and All I Got Was This Lousy T-shirt

Tweet The Purity Ball industry appears to be expanding. Cee Cee Michaela, star of UPN’s Girlfriends and Purity Party planner extraordinaire, is selling the Purity Princess Survivor Kit. At $65, it includes: Over 50 items enclosed including the Purity Pledge, the Pink Abstinence Card , valuable information on STD’s and your worth as a girl [...]
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Pill price hike rolled back

TweetOrtho-McNeil has announced that it’s rolling back the $18 price hike for birth control pills. Which is great news, because the price increase impacted 4,500 family planning clinics nationally. The company has not said how much it will be lowering the price, but an official pledged Ortho would “be the lowest cost provider of oral [...]
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I heart Vermont

TweetVermont teens will be able to get emergency contraception over-the-counter despite the FDA’s decision to only provide the drug to adults. The FDA ruled on Thursday that Plan B, also known as “the morning-after pill,” can be sold to women 18 and older without a prescription, but women 17 and younger must still get a [...]
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Quote of the day

TweetFrom U.S. Rep. Katherine Harris: “If you’re not electing Christians, then in essence you are going to legislate sin.” Genius. Tweet
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Happy Birthday Vanessa!

Tweet Just wanted to give a birthday shout out to my little sis (she hates when I call her that) Vanessa. She’s 26 years-old today, such an old lady. It seems like only yesterday we were fighting in the backseat of the car over staying on our respective sides. Love you, Viso. Show Vanessa some [...]
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