It's Girl Scout Cookie season again, and in offices across America, helpful parents will be hawking cookies to their co-workers. Come March, you'll see the girls themselves embedded in front of local shopping centers pitching their wares.
Those Thin Mints are as tasty as the girls are adorable. Bu ... More >>
A 29-year-old woman says she was raped and indicated the suspect, who she hung out with at two Santa Barbara bars on the night of the alleged attack, drugged her, police said today.
But this is where the story gets interesting: The victim says she realized what had happened when she discovered she ... More >>
Planned Parenthood Food Fare
If watching male politicians go into overdrive trying to limit women's access to birth control left you with a queasy feeling, perhaps you'll want to attend the annual Planned Parenthood Food Fare. The headliner is chef Suzanne Goin (Lucques, AOC, Tavern) along with an e ... More >>
One of the great standoffs in modern history has pitted the multi-billion-dollar porn industry against L.A. City Hall.
The L.A. City Council recently passed a law that requires on-location adult video performers to use condoms, but there's still no fine print about how, exactly, that will be enforc ... More >>
Associated PressArchbishop Gomez fights for his right to religious freedom.Archbishop Jose H. Gomez, head of the Diocese of Los Angeles (the nation's largest), thinks democracy is dead in this country.
Yeah, well, join the club. But where Gomez parts philosophies with Occupy L.A. is who to b ... More >>
The 1970s are not back, people (we wish).
Unfortunately, people born in the 1990s don't remember the 1980s, when AIDS scared the shit out of everyone and made the term "casual sex" about as cool as a mullet (no more party in the back -- trust us on that one).
A majority of teenagers are now having ... More >>
photo courtesy of Border GrillMary Sue Milliken, Susan Feniger and Julia Child
This Thursday, March 10th, Planned Parenthood Los Angeles will hold their 32nd Annual Food Fare at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. One of the longest-running food events in L.A., the event has come a long way si ... More >>
Beth Ditto: Suck it, "Justify My Love"!
In a world of wimpy indie boys, Beth Ditto is one of the greatest old-style rock'n'roll stars/icons at work. And she has a new video out, which pays homage to Madonna's "Justify My Love".
But before you watch it, we're pretty sure vocal pro-choice adv ... More >>
Ranter: Teensy and furious fifty-something woman whose accent suggests the West Indies
Location: 720 Bus, headed west on Wilshire
Time: 3 p.m. on a Monday
Topics Covered: Whether no response to a question can be considered an answer; the tendency of white people to lie; abortion as solution ... More >>
OK MagazineSecond-generation MILF in redTea Party mascot and walking pro-choice ad Bristol Palin can't seem to catch a break.
First, Mama Palin's strict hockey-mom platform ruled out an abortion. Next, Bristol had to call it quits with baby daddy when the world found out she wasn't the only ... More >>
Christine O'DonellChristine O'Donnell is the eccentric Tea Partier who shocked the world this week by beating Establishment Republican Mike Castle in the Delaware primary, thus likely ruining whatever outside shot the GOP had at taking the Senate. O'Donnell has spent most of her ramshackle pu ... More >>
FoxThe pro-life American Life League on Thursday criticized L.A.-based animated comedy show Family Guy for its recent portrayal of a school play about the late Terri Shiavo, a perpetually vegetative woman who was kept on life support for more than 10 years as courts debated her fate. (See the ... More >>