The wonderful Sara Libby on California’s newest, grossest TV channel:
There had been red flags from the start that the new-school endeavor was embracing some of the old school media’s worst habits, like this early ad that was mocked as “sexist and silly.” There was the fact that the venture signed on, in its effort to be fresh and innovative, an aging, white, former mayor. And there was the fact that another star hire was Scott Kaplan, a man fired from his previous gig for calling a female colleague an “animal” and a “sasquatch of a woman.” The videos I watched were no better: an endless line of horribles, from an interview that asked the female district attorney whether she wears a thong to advice from a female host that ladies should eat fish on Valentine’s Day, so as not to feel “full or bloated” during sex.
A new study shows that people with mental illness are far more likely to be murdered than to murder.
The Texas GOP has gone full into full blown sex-abortion-money conspiracy mode. What the whatting what, you guys?
Hunger in America, and how sequestration will make it even worse.