Monthly Archives: November 2008

Know of an awesome female drummer in Saudi Arabia?

Tweet …because the Accolade, a rock band made up of four women, is looking for one. I know we’re a little behind on this, but it’s never too late to recognize some bad-ass women: “In Saudi, yes, it’s a challenge,” said the group’s lead singer, Lamia, who has piercings on her left eyebrow and beneath [...]
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Upskirt photography, upskirt pornography.

TweetTracy Clark-Flory at Salon has an informative piece up about the increase of creepy upskirt photography. What is upskirt photography? When someone stands behind you or below you and snaps a pic on their camera phone up your skirt when you don’t realize it. Then shares it with other upskirt fetishists on the internets. It [...]
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Indonesia’s Papua plans to implant microchip in those with AIDS

TweetPlease file this under-horrid short term solution plagued with serious ethical questions while not creating long-term change. It is unfortunate that this is considered a viable solution for the increase in rates of HIV infection in the state of Papua. Indonesia’s Papua province is set to pass a bylaw that requires some HIV/AIDS patients to [...]
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Sexist Product of the Day: Stripper bottle stopper!

TweetNo, I wasn’t kidding. A little sexism with your holiday spirits? Thanks to Nate for the link. Tweet
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Quick Hit: Florida Supreme Court deems adoption ban unconstitutional

TweetVia Queers United From the Miami-Herald: A Miami-Dade circuit judge Tuesday declared Florida’s 30-year-old ban on gay adoption unconstitutional, allowing a North Miami man to adopt two foster kids he has raised since 2004. Moments after Lederman released the ruling, attorneys for Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum announced they would appeal the decision to the [...]
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