Female Prisoner Sues After Being Shackled While Giving Birth

A woman who was in prison when she went into labor is suing the Nevada Department of Corrections over the poor treatment she says she received while giving birth. She was shackled before and after her delivery back in October, and the lawsuit says the prison staff ignored her "wholly obvious, serious medical needs." » 6/21/12 10:00am 6/21/12 10:00am

Are These Shoes Racist or Just Dumb?

The internet has a funny way of working itself up into a sudden frenzy of outrage, and today that happened with these interesting sneakers, designed by Jeremy Scott for Adidas. It's hard to miss the bright orange shackles on these Adidas JS Roundhouse Mid sneakers, which will be out in August. Some people have deemed… » 6/18/12 9:45pm 6/18/12 9:45pm