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Sanity break: Man gets back massage from adorable baby goats

Nobody seems to know much about this video, but it apparently originates from a site called “Becky’s Homestead,” which normally features videos on such topics as “Visiting a Goat Farm to Pick Out A Baby Goat,” “Axe Sharpening,” and “How to Build a Light Weight Chicken Coop.” Our guess is…

New Hampshire lawmaker suggests the pill causes cancer in men

A New Hampshire lawmaker thinks she has found one more reason for health insurance not to cover contraception for women. During a Thursday hearing on a resolution calling for President Barack Obama to exempt religious institutions from covering birth control, state Rep. Jeanine Notter (R-Merrimack) made the surprising claim that…

Son gives mother eviction notice for 98th birthday

Mary Kantorowski hasn’t seen her son in eight months so she was surprised to get an eviction notice from him on her 98th birthday. Peter Kantorowski told the Connecticut Post that he was evicting his mother for her own good. “She would be better off living with people her own…

GOP candidate wants to kick Santorum ‘in the jimmy’ for sexist remarks

The Republican candidate running for former Rep. Gabrielle Gifford’s (D-AZ) seat on Friday responded to Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s comment about women in combat by saying she wanted to “kick him in the jimmy.” “I do have concerns about women in front line combat,” Santorum had told CNN’s John…

Bill Moyers on contraception debate: religious freedom includes freedom from it

In a video essay, Bill Moyers explains how the debate over contraception coverage under the new health care legislation highlights a religious debate that is one of the oldest in America. It’s one our forefathers struggled with, and one we continue to struggle with today. “If an individual Catholic worker…

Conservative radio host accused of hit and run at gay bar

Houston police are investigating claims that a conservative radio host fled the scene after hitting a parked car at a popular local gay bar. Although police initially declined to press charges against Michael Berry, at least two witnesses have come forward and video evidence places him at the club around…

Facebook asked to change policies after man posts pictures of a woman’s rape

Julia Helene didn’t know that she had been the victim of a crime… until pictures of it were posted on Facebook under a fake profile created in her name. Helene told police in September 2010 that another friend showed her the pictures, and they eventually arrested Reid Jones, a chef…

Massachusetts town vows to defy indefinite detention law

A small town in Massachusetts says it is “opting out” of a federal law that allows the indefinite detention of U.S. citizens without trial. The city of Northampton on Thursday passed a strongly worded resolution (PDF) to protest provisions of the federal government’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which even…

Rep. Maloney slams all-male Issa birth control hearing

Rep. Carolyn Mahoney (D-NY) appeared on Current TV’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann on Thursday night to discuss Thursday’s Congressional panel on birth control. Mahoney, like many, was taken aback at the panel’s near-total exclusion of women and its refusal to hear the testimony of female witnesses. Rep. Mahoney and her…

Santorum attacks media over backer’s ‘bad joke’ on contraception

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum took a page from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s playbook on Friday and lashed out at CBS News for asking him about a major supporter who dismissed the need for contraception by saying women could put an aspirin “between their knees.” “This is someone who…

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