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Another male-rape in Egyptian police station

Not for the Faint of heart. But if you can handle, go here!

Regarding the gang-rape story

I am really preplexed by this. I really am. How do you get 46 men to agree to rape the same girl, and do it all in one day? How did it go down exactly? Did they start calling their friends who had a free afternoon on the hand to rape somebody? How did the [...]

A Psychotic day in Egypt

Today has been quite a psychotic day in Egypt. First of all, today was the sentencing of the 49 people who got arrested during the Mahalla riots, 22 of which were sentenced to jail time between 3 and 5 years. There was literally no evidence against them, and the decisions can not be appealed. It [...]

Not good

On the same day that I read the horrific account of the one North Korean who managed to escape from the North Korean prison camp that he was born in, and in which he was tortured, had his fingers cut off, saw his mother and suster get executed in front of his eyes, I read this piece [...]

The Palin Rape kit rumor is not true!

There has been a nasty rumor going on that during Palin's tenure as mayor of Wassila, female rape victims were required to pay for their own rape kits. It was supposed to be another example on how Palin was really a man and hated women and wanted them all to stay home barefoot and pregnant. [...]

Lebanese family keeps a slave girl in Modesto

For 14 years. Imagine that!

The 1942 guide to hiring women

Oh, it's hilarious . My favorites are those: Pick young married women. They usually have more of a sense of responsibility than their unmarried sisters, they're less likely to be flirtatious, they need the work or they wouldn't be doing it, they still have the pep and interest to work hard and to deal with [...]

Church urges Hanky Panky

I don't know what's more disturbing: A pastor telling people to skip church to have sex, or the fact that he calls it "hanky panky".

Sexism 101

Just go here. And don't you dare laugh. The Women are watching you!

Outsourcing Pregnancies to India

This story made my skin crawl. And don't tell me this was inevtiable. I have no problem with Surrogacy as a concept, but what they are doing is just fucked up!

Benazeer Bhutto assassinated by Al Qaeda

***SCROLLDOWN FOR UPDATES***  Former Pakistani PM and Opposition Leader Benazeer Bhutto just got assassinated 40 minutes ago. She was shot by a gunman who proceeded to blow himself up after shooting her, killing 20 others as well. A party security adviser said Bhutto was shot in neck and chest as she got into her vehicle [...]

On the rooftops of Cairo

Oh, the messed up and sad stories you will find!

The inevtiable conclusion to Teddy Mo part 2

  The Mohamed Teddy Bear..for sale on E-bay, and comes with this warning: For sale due to a change in the school curriculum. Mo is a delightful little bear who all children would love, but not some adults. Condition: As new, but by time of delivery may have 40 scratch marks on back. Oh man! [...]

Actual Sabaya advertisement Poster

This is the real deal. The marketing poster of the Cafe/ Beautysalon that bans christians and non-Hijabi women :   Does anybody else love the fact that it's called the "Veiled beauty center"? 


Now here is a story that will give Men nightmares for years!

Al-Qursaya island

Q: Why is this story of the egyptian army's seizure of land and homes not reported in the egyptian media or anywhere on the blogsphere? A: Because critisizing the army in any way can land you for at least year in jail. Plus, whatchu gonna do? Call them thieves? Can't really steal what you already [...]

Saudis on Facebook

Someone is finally tearing them a new one, and how appropriate is it for that person to be the sister of one of my good friends? I am soo proud! You gotta see this one (Warning: contains excessive use of foul language, so if you are in the office, please wear your headphones, and if [...]


Olmert reportedly has cancer in the Asshole . Just saying!

What’s sexism in Korean again?

A South Korean female soldier, who got discharged after she had a double mastectomy to treat breast cancer on the grounds that the law prohibits soldiers who are missing body parts from serving, got reinstated by court order. The Ministery of Defense is planning an appeal, because, you know, what's the point of having women [...]

Selling american Brides online

This is very clearly a Hoax (if you are still hopeful about it, read this article and weep, Perv),but it does raise some serious questions to me: What, exactly, are the limits for pedophilia in light of marriage through Parental consent? I mean, I know there aren't a lot of 13 and 14 year old [...]