Don't write off unions! This is exactly why people used to form unions and why we've all been so fucked by their violent demise/murder. Back when a third of the labor force was unionized, a lot more people had sick leave as part of their standard benefits. » 9/01/14 3:33am Today 3:33am

You pretty much just described a prison rape joke. You were also told to go jump off a bridge and suggestions of self-harm are not cool on feminist websites either, but you might want to educate yourself about why making jokes about prison rape is really not cool. » 8/31/14 8:42pm Yesterday 8:42pm

No, he's saying maybe you could not give in to every little whim your boner wants if it would make life suck less for women. But I'm sure that would seem completely UNPOSSIBLE!! to you, since your boner wants what it wants and must always have MOAR NEKKID WOMINNZ NOW I DON'T CARE WHO STOLE THEM OR GOT HURT THE BONER… » 8/31/14 7:47pm Yesterday 7:47pm

I have one too and I get it around this time every year because I am the one who will remember absolutely nothing. Mine happen because I get fall allergies and post-nasal drip nasty that settles into a horrible cough & chest gunk if I'm not vigilant with the Allegra & Sudafed. And I remember it's time to start taking… » 8/30/14 7:41pm Saturday 7:41pm

Okay, I was in a really long term same-sex relationship where my ex and I experimented on and off with the most restrictive of "open" relationships. Like, the rules were so strict that the few people we told them to were like "ummm... that doesn't even seem worth it." Things like always getting prior approval, never… » 8/30/14 7:08pm Saturday 7:08pm

Since Tom closed the comments on his BS Disputations post, I'm posting this here:

Who the eff even thinks that Fleetwood Mac is anything more than the 1970's version of Wilson Phillips? Who are you even talking to? Stevie Nicks had some talent, but otherwise... meh? Seriously, everything you write these days is more… » 8/29/14 1:47am Friday 1:47am

What this article doesn't mention is that a huge proportion of private hospitals in Ohio are religiously affiliated - mostly Catholic - so you can't get an agreement from public hospitals, the private ones won't do it because Jesus... and there go all the abortion clinics. » 8/21/14 3:10pm 8/21/14 3:10pm