Canadian Anti-Choice Wackos Awarded Diamond Jubilee Medals

Canadian Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) Maurice Vellacott recommended two women for medals to award their "civil disobedience to further a just cause." Now, ladies getting medals for civil disobedience is something I can usually get behind (fight the power, etc.), except for the fact that the women in… »10/26/12 10:00am10/26/12 10:00am


The Queen Royally Shames a Subject for Being Insufficiently Jubilant

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, right, talks to her son Prince Andrew, center, as she looks out from the balcony at the end of the Epsom Derby horse race, which began a four-day Diamond Jubilee celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of her accession to the throne, Saturday, June 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Sang Tan) »6/03/12 12:30pm6/03/12 12:30pm

Dear American News Outlets: Quit Trying to Make the Diamond Jubilee Happen

Look, we are not above all of the hoopla surrounding the royal family. It's hard not to get excited by Kate Middleton's glorious sun mane, the Disney-esque tale of how she, a commoner, managed to get married to the future king of England and wore a beautiful wedding dress (it had sleeves! SLEEVES!). I'm sure even the… »6/01/12 3:20pm6/01/12 3:20pm