Woman Who Forced Underage Girls Into Prostitution Given Gentle One Year Sentence

A Washington woman who forced teenage girls to have sex with paying clients she found on the internet has been given some superjustice and sentenced to one year of jail time. If you think that punishment is too harsh for a woman who benefitted financially from forcing kids to have sex, don't fret; she can serve 300… » 12/29/11 4:25pm 12/29/11 4:25pm

Kid Hookers A Thriving New American Employment Sector, State Dept Report Shows

Great news! Our trade imbalance with other nations may be ever-widening, but demand for one American export is on the rise: our child sex slaves! A new State Department survey puts our fair nation in company with Jamaica, Japan, and the Netherlands which means our sex trafficking business is booming as if we were dirt… » 9/13/07 1:00pm 9/13/07 1:00pm

Giant Asshole of the Day: Shinzo Abe (And An Honorable Mention To The Idiots Of The Internets)

It turns out that blaming atrocities carried out by soldiers on "independent contractors" may actually be older than the military-industrial complex itself! The NYT reports that the new Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (who sadly replaced the world leader most resembling an older Daniel Dae Kim last year) yesterday… » 3/06/07 10:58am 3/06/07 10:58am