Feral Alaska Woman Sarah Palin Might Not Be Able to Read

Sarah Palin — the lush-haired simpleton who wandered out of the Alaska territory all those years ago and hasn't stopped rambling away in her chripy, feral Nell language since — is doing a lot of talking lately, this time bravely speaking up for Phil Robertson, the Duck Dynasty star who was fired from his own show… » 12/24/13 4:20pm 12/24/13 4:20pm

Icelanders Try to Restrict ‘Unfettered Misogyny’ of Internet Porn

There’s a campaign afoot in Iceland to seriously restrict underage access to hardcore porn, and it’s drawing the typical outcries of free expression curtailment. Those arguments — that Iceland would turn into some kind of North Korea Lite, or literally explode from all the thwarted orgasms a porn ban would surely… » 5/26/13 3:30pm 5/26/13 3:30pm

Cannibal Porn Is Protected by the First Amendment. But What About the…

Gilberto Valle, the infamous NYPD "cannibal cop" who was arrested by the FBI in late October for having "detailed, strategic discussions" about killing, cooking, and eating women he knew in real life, is on trial this week as the defense and prosecutors argue over the difference between fantasy and reality. What's more… » 2/28/13 3:00pm 2/28/13 3:00pm

Twitter Censors Its First Account. What Does This Mean For Activists?

Well, it's happening. Twitter, the hangout for people who find tumblr too much work, disclosed that it's blocking users in Germany from viewing the tweets of Besseres Hannover, a group of neo-Nazi skinhead psychos. This is the first time the microblogging behemoth has ever censored an account, and you can be sure… » 10/18/12 12:05pm 10/18/12 12:05pm

Men's Rights Activists Don't Deserve the Benefit of the Doubt

A men's rights activist group says it's simply "opposing the marginalization and vilification of men and boys" by plastering misogynistic posters and leading coffee shop discussions in a liberal east Vancouver neighborhood that, for the most part, is resistant to the cause. But the group isn't so much pro-men as it is… » 9/10/12 1:40pm 9/10/12 1:40pm

Porn Producer Fights for Constitutional Right to Film Women Eating Poop

The criminal proceedings against a porn producer behind such films as Japanese Doggy 3 Way, Gang Bang Horse "Pony Sex Game," Mako's First Time Scat, and Hollywood Scat Amateurs No. 7 have ended in mistrial after jurors couldn't decide whether or not some of his titles violated obscenity laws. The producer in question,… » 3/07/12 4:20pm 3/07/12 4:20pm

A Naked Ass Isn't Worse Than Murder — Except on Television

The Supreme Court's currently considering a case that would effectively lift the more stringent decency standards to which network TV programming is currently held. Networks say that it's not fair that cable gets to go out till 2 am and go on dates and stuff when they're stuck memorizing Bible verses at home and… » 1/13/12 1:40pm 1/13/12 1:40pm

Amazon's Next Child Sex-Abuse Firestorm Involves Photos

Amazon's headache isn't over: MSNBC has identified nude photos and videos of children for sale on the site. The company hasn't yet discussed pulling The Pedophile's Guide to Love and Pleasure, and its author is being monitored by police. » 11/12/10 12:58pm 11/12/10 12:58pm