Sofia Coppola to Direct Live-Action Version of The Little Mermaid

As we can't let a day go by without finding out that some important cultural relic has been reworked, rewritten or just plain ruined, Universal Pictures announced that they'll be releasing a live-action version of your best friend's favorite story from childhood (you really preferred The Jungle Book) The Little Mermaid » 3/18/14 3:20pm 3/18/14 3:20pm

No One Wants to Come to Lila Rose's Fetus Party

When I profiled 25-year-old Live Action founder Lila Rose last year, she told me that her anti-choice nonprofit was more relevant than ever before. What about the critics who claimed the public was sick of Live Action's heavily edited and misleading undercover video "stings" on Planned Parenthood clinics? Totally… » 8/09/13 1:00pm 8/09/13 1:00pm

Get a Restraining Order! And Other Helpful Anti-Abortion Tips For Dads

If you make the mistake of fucking a pro-life dude, don't tell him if you get pregnant. That's what we've gleaned from Live Action's advice for wannabe dads on how to force women into giving birth. » 6/07/13 2:30pm 6/07/13 2:30pm

Live Action Releases New Fearmongering Gosnell Propaganda

Live Action is back with a new "undercover investigation" which it says depicts an abortion counselor advocating infanticide, similar to — you guessed it — what allegedly went down at Dr. Kermit Gosnell's clinic. Timely! But just as the Gosnell trial only emphasizes how important it is that women have access to safe… » 4/29/13 12:45pm 4/29/13 12:45pm

New Anti-Abortion Reality TV Show Strives to Make Women Feel Really…

Ooh, a new online reality TV show is premiering next month that follows "five women on their journey together to ... healing and self-forgiveness." But it's not a Real Housewives reunion; it's Surrender the Secret, which promises to shine "a bright light on the lies of abortion." The ten-episode series will premiere… » 12/05/12 2:00pm 12/05/12 2:00pm

Lila Rose BFF Raymond Ruddy Has Ties to Mitt Romney

When I spent the day with Lila Rose a few months ago, she and her communications director, Kate Bryan, vaguely alluded to an "upcoming project" in the same tone as one might discuss an impending bake sale. "We're always working on something," Lila said sweetly when I pressed her for more details. » 10/16/12 12:30pm 10/16/12 12:30pm

Live Action Idiots Falsely Seeking Info on Your Uterus

Live Action, a "new media movement for life," whose 24-year-old founder is willing to die for the anti-abortion movement, is at it again with their interfering-with-women's-reproductive-rights hijinks. I know it's a tired refrain but can someone please get these people a hobby? I'd be happy to buy them their first… » 10/15/12 10:25pm 10/15/12 10:25pm

'God, Use Me in Whatever Way': Meet the 24-Year-Old Who's Willing to…

"I'd die to protect another human life," Lila Rose tells me over chicken tenders and french fries. "I'm all in for this cause. Let me do whatever I can do, God, like, use me in whatever way." » 8/08/12 3:30pm 8/08/12 3:30pm

Surprise! That New Planned Parenthood 'Sting' Video Was Deceptively…

Militantly anti-abortion rights group Live Action sure acted like it had exposed some big-time fuckery in its latest Planned Parenthood hidden camera sting operation. From a casual observer's perspective, the sting captured what appears to be footage of a Planned Parenthood employee enthusiastically endorsing… » 6/01/12 6:10pm 6/01/12 6:10pm

Terribly Dumb Sting Operation Claims It Captures Planned Parenthood…

A newly-released undercover sting video by the Top Secret Junior Adventurer Club known as Live Action shows a Planned Parenthood counselor in Texas instructing an actor pretending to be a pregnant woman woman on how to obtain an abortion if she finds out that her fetus is female. The anti-abortion rights group, known… » 5/29/12 12:00pm 5/29/12 12:00pm

The Idiotic New Sting Operation Against Planned Parenthood

Over the last few weeks, Planned Parenthood locations across the country have been visited by becostumed actors pretending to be women desperate to know whether or not their baby is a girl so that they can abort it. The similarity of the incidents combined with the strange series of questions asked by the visitors… » 4/23/12 4:40pm 4/23/12 4:40pm

Extremely Fishy Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Just a Sign of Shit to Come

A newly unsealed lawsuit in Texas alleges that Planned Parenthood falsified tens of thousands of Medicare claims in order to maximize profits. Serious charges, indeed — until you take a look at who filed the lawsuit, who she works for, and how this all fits into a larger plot to win The Battle for America's Uteruses… » 3/13/12 3:50pm 3/13/12 3:50pm

Three More Planned Parenthood "Sting" Videos Released

As of just now, Live Action has released three more videos of actors pretending to be pimps and prostitutes in Planned Parenthood clinics, this time in Virginia. What did they find? » 2/04/11 1:50pm 2/04/11 1:50pm

Planned Parenthood "Sting" Reveals Right-Wing Is Out Of Ideas

The Live Action "sting" against Planned Parenthood has revealed nothing about either abortion care or sex trafficking in America. It has, however, revealed that the right-wing fringe is just recycling—a pimp, again? Let's look at the fallout. » 2/02/11 10:06am 2/02/11 10:06am