Some choice quotes — (and she doesn’t hold anything back, I highly recommend her essay)
The Senate Judicial Committee’s vote on Bret Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination was supposed to be Thursday. That’s been scrapped, and now both Kavanaugh and Dr. Ford will testify before the SJC on Monday.
This time, it’s Baylor. Again. For the nth time.
Look out, Donny - you’ve got some serious competition from the UK:
Seriously, check out this conference’s rap(e) sheet:
5 gets ya 10 ol’ Captain Pete here’s got something to hide in his past.
yeah, ok. Got it.
Before he showed leniency to Stanford swimmer and rapist Brock Turner, Judge Aaron Persky made court rulings that appeared to favor a group of De Anza College baseball players accused of a gang rape, the victim’s lawyer said Thursday.
and you have no idea of what’s crawling around underneath.
Working at Gawker Media is a dream job for many of the women on staff here at Jezebel. This is a place that takes chances on developing writers, that has always stood behind us no matter what. But it's time the company had its feet held to the fire.
And absolutely stop talking about what types of rape are "bad" and what types are "worse."
This is a post I've been meaning to write for a while.
Buzzfeed published a story yesterday about a man who repeatedly drugged then raped his wife over the course of several years. After being found guilty, the judge sentenced him to NO JAIL TIME and instructed his now ex-wife to forgive him.
Today I write about the ridiculous notion that anyone "knows" that someone's not a rapist and the "no true Scotsman" arguments we use to excuse rape. Thanks for reading.
So I left a couple of comments on Adam Weinstein's Colombia University story on the Gawker MP about graffiti popping up all over campus naming alleged rapists...
Sports websites have a well-earned reputation for being dens of iniquity at best and flat out rape apologia at worst. But over at Addicted to Quack (which deserves, if not cookies, a mention for not tolerating victim-blaming), Rusty Ryan absolutely killed it with an article covering the Oregon basketball rape…
Three members of the University of Oregon basketball team have been suspended following a sexual assault investigation that resulted in the district attorney declining to press charges. The allegations are absolutely horrific.
Jim Harbaugh is the coach of the NFL's San Francisco 49ers. He's best known for blowing Super Bowls, wearing awful pants, and generally acting like a fucking child and consummate dick. Apparently, ol' Jim couldn't wait another two weeks for the NFL Draft to remind everyone that he's a shitmouth, so he decided to say…