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Dressing like a ‘strumpet,’ and saying ‘no’ to sex sends mixed message, columnist claims

A columnist for the anti-LGBT website BarbWire added her two cents to the discussion about how much responsibility women should bear for their own sexual assaults. Gina Miller dismissed the recent development of a nail polish that can detect the presence of some odorless, colorless, and incapacitating “date rape” drugs…

Female journos fight back as Kirsten Gillibrand is derided over Senate sex harassment claims

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said this week that she has been the subject of many instances of sexual harassment and unwelcome, gendered critiques of her weight and appearance by Senate colleagues. Since Gillibrand came forward with the revelations, multiple Capitol Hill pundits, reporters and staffers have tried to discredit…

WATCH: Bounty hunter attacks woman with Taser as her family arrives home from church

The Ann Arbor News reports that police are investigating an incident in which a bounty hunter used a Taser on the wife of a man he was taking into custody. According to Camille Allen, she and her husband, Richard Allen-Bass, were returning home from church with their children on Sunday…

WA prosecutor investigated for sending wanted felon bikini pics, helping him elude police

Authorities are investigating the relationship between a Spokane County deputy prosecutor and a six-time convicted felon, stating the prosecutor may helped the man elude arrest, according to KXLY. According to investigators, Marriya Wright, 34, exchanged nearly 1300 texts with Matthew Baumrucker, 31, between February 6 and March 5 while police…

Christian leader denounces Duggar family’s patriarchal movement as ‘truly dangerous’

A prominent leader in the Christian homeschooling movement has denounced the “Christian patriarchy” movement followed by the prolific Duggar family. Michael Farris, founder of the Home School Legal Defense Association and Patrick Henry College, described the Quiverfull ideology – which promotes procreation and the primacy of men – as “truly…

Obama has ‘no strategy yet’ as Islamic State jihadists commit another atrocity in Syria

US President Barack Obama admitted Thursday that he still does not have a strategy to fight Islamic State jihadists in Syria, as the militants boasted they had executed scores of Syrian troops — the latest in a string of atrocities that have shocked the world. Dampening hopes of imminent air…

Florida mailman calls cops on meth cooks fending off imaginary invaders with real guns, toilet

Three Sneads, Florida residents are in jail after a methamphetamine-induced group hallucination led them to call police claiming that they were being held hostage, the Dothan Eagle reports. On Sunday, a carrier with the United States Postal Service approached the house in which Matthew Tyler McDaniel, Damian Joseph Hines, and…

Utah considers appeal of federal judge’s ‘Sister Wives’ bigamy ruling

Utah’s attorney general said Wednesday he was considering an appeal of a U.S. federal judge’s ruling that declared part of Utah’s bigamy law unconstitutional and which sided with the star of reality television show “Sister Wives” and his four wives. Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes’ office said in a statement…

Duo Facebooks selfie with OD’d friend before dumping his body because he ‘smelled bad’

A Missouri man and woman are under arrest after police say they dumped the body of a friend who had OD’s on a rural back-road after posing for a selfie with the corpse. Chelsie Berry, 24, and Jared Prier, 28, have been charged with abandonment of a corpse, reports The…

No charges in Uzi shooting by 9-year-old girl, as tourists flock to reopened Arizona gun range

County law enforcement officials in Arizona said on Thursday no criminal charges are pending after a probe into a gun range incident in which a 9-year-old girl fatally shot her instructor with an Uzi, adding it was “being viewed as an industrial accident.” But state occupational health and safety officials…

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