Gabby Giffords Throws Opening Pitch, Also Throws Shade at 50 Cent

As if you didn’t already like Gabby Giffords enough, now she’s making fun of 50 Cent. I dare say Thursday can’t get any better. » 6/19/14 12:00pm 6/19/14 12:00pm

Elliot Rodger Wannabe Arrested at University of Washington

There’s another disgruntled college male who fancies making women the target of his issues at Seattle’s University of Washington. Keshav Bhide, 23, was going to graduate this year before he took to YouTube and Google+ to praise UC Santa Barbara’s shooter Elliot Rodger — and now he’s behind bars. » 6/17/14 12:50pm 6/17/14 12:50pm

The WSJ Needs to Stop Publishing James Taranto's Rape Apologia

Instead of freaking out about James Taranto's latest vile Wall Street Journal op-ed, which claims the campaign against military sexual assault is a "war on men" that "shows signs of becoming an effort to criminalize male sexuality," we asked the paper's editors to defend Taranto's slimy piece. Unsurprisingly, none of… » 6/18/13 3:50pm 6/18/13 3:50pm

Read Gabby Giffords' Fierce, Powerful Piece on Today's GOP Filibuster

In a New York Times' Op-Ed entitled "A Senate in the Gun Lobby’s Grip", Gabby Giffords' joins Obama in unleashing hell on the Republicans (and four Democrats) who filibustered the bipartisan gun background-check proposal earlier today: "Senators say they fear the N.R.A. and the gun lobby. But I think that fear must… » 4/17/13 11:30pm 4/17/13 11:30pm

Gabby Giffords' Husband Rescues Baby Sea Lion, Is the Cory Booker of…

Okay. So it's official. Former astronaut Mark Kelly—husband of gun control advocate and former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords—is literally the Cory Booker of outer space. He was caught on video Saturday wresting a defenseless baby sea lion (I don't know if you've seen enough pictures of a baby sea lion, but… » 3/26/13 2:20pm 3/26/13 2:20pm

Gabby Giffords Will Sit Down with Diane Sawyer on the Second…

Earlier today, the honchos at ABC announced that Diane Sawyer will interview former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly on Tuesday, Jan. 8 during World News. The interview will help mark the two-year anniversary since gunman Jared Loughner opened fire in the parking lot of a Tucson supermarket, shooting and… » 1/06/13 5:00pm 1/06/13 5:00pm

Gabby Gifford's Husband Stares Down Her Shooter: 'Gabby and I Are Done…

It was an emotional day in court yesterday when former Arizona congresswoman/all-round BAMF Gabrielle Giffords came face-to-face with Jared Loughner, the attacker who shot her and 18 others in Tucson during January of 2011. She was one of several victims to appear in court and deliver a victim's impact statement, but… » 11/09/12 10:55am 11/09/12 10:55am

How to Be Friends With a Congresswoman

Congress isn't exactly the most welcoming place in the country for women — on a scale of lady friendliness, it probably falls somewhere between "NFL locker room after a big loss" and "XBox Live chatroom." Women in Washington are on their own, but for each other. And when they do find each other, they form the sort of… » 9/12/12 11:40am 9/12/12 11:40am

Watch Gabby Giffords Lead the Best Pledge of Allegiance Ever

Gabby Giffords took the stage at the DNC to lead everyone through a pretty stirring Pledge of Allegiance. Keep some tissues handy because watching this video is like strapping into an emotional roller coaster. » 9/06/12 9:15pm 9/06/12 9:15pm

Creative Arizona Lawmaker Blames Roe V. Wade For Shootings

State Senator Linda Gray said guns aren't to blame—legalized abortion is. "It is ironic that today is the day 38 years ago that the Supreme Court said we do not have to respect the life of an unborn." » 1/24/11 3:02pm 1/24/11 3:02pm