We Are All Supremely Hackable

This NYT Magazine article on passwords broke my heart a little bit this morning. Professional phisher Journalist Ian Urbina got a bunch of friends, strangers and even security experts to divulge their passwords, and the rationale behind choosing them. They're shockingly meaningful, condensed snippets of memoir, used… » 1/19/15 11:21pm 1/19/15 11:21pm

Anti-Gay Group Wants Kagan and Ginsburg to Recuse from Marriage Case

The frothingly anti-gay American Family Association is pushing Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to remove themselves from the upcoming case that will decide whether same-sex marriage is protected under the Constitution. They're arguing that both women have officiated at gay weddings, making… » 1/19/15 2:45pm 1/19/15 2:45pm

Get Excited for This Celebratory 'Notorious R.B.G.' Biography

Coming soon: A full-length celebratory biography of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Even better, it'll be co-written by the woman who created Notorious R.B.G., your favorite Tumblr starring a sitting Supreme Court Justice (not that Scalia's Sonic the Hedgehog fan art isn't lovely). I assume this knocks out at least 25 percent of… » 1/07/15 11:30am 1/07/15 11:30am

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Recovering From a Heart Procedure

Supreme Court Justice and living national treasure Ruth Bader Ginsburg is currently in the hospital after receiving a stent in one of her coronary arteries last night. But before you burst into tears (like I did): the heart procedure is relatively routine, and the Notorious RBG will likely be out of the hospital in 48… » 11/26/14 10:50am 11/26/14 10:50am

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has 'a Large Supply' of Notorious RBG T-Shirts

As previously established, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is very pleased about the Tumblr dedicated created entirely in her honor. So it wasn't surprising that during an interview at the 92nd Street Y Sunday night with Nina Totenberg and former President of the Supreme Court of Israel Dorit Beinisch,… » 10/20/14 10:30am 10/20/14 10:30am

Notorious RBG to Justice Anthony Kennedy: You Used to Be Cool

Supreme Court Justice and perfect human Ruth Bader Ginsburg sat down for a very long interview with Elle that I will devour like a starving shipwreck survivor at an Old Country Buffet as soon as I get my hands on a copy of the October issue. Among her revelations to the magazine: she's not going anywhere, she and… » 9/24/14 12:40pm 9/24/14 12:40pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Delightfully Responds to Admirer's Wedding Invite

It's not uncommon for people to send wedding invitations to celebrities or their personal heroes as a token of appreciation with no expectation for a response. While the recipient may not even lay eyes on the invitation, it's still an interesting and sweet gesture to reach out to those who have had a big impact on… » 7/26/14 12:31pm 7/26/14 12:31pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Hobby Lobby Dissent Gets Its Own Song

It's too bad that we live in a world where Samuel Alito's bonkers religious beliefs can be used to disenfranchise all American women, but at least we have Ruth Bader Ginsburg's blistering dissent against yesterday's Hobby Lobby ruling. And if 35 pages is too much for you to read, this fellow above has turned it into a… » 7/01/14 10:40am 7/01/14 10:40am

5 Reasons Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wishes Roe v. Wade Had Gone Differently

On Saturday, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke at the University of Chicago Law School about the 40th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision, which occurred this past January (in case you didn't go out and get an abortion to celebrate). During Ginsburg's talk, she voiced issues she has about… » 5/14/13 5:15pm 5/14/13 5:15pm