Helen Mirren On Rape Is A Royal Ignoramus

Earlier this fall, in an interview with GQ » 11/17/08 9:30am 11/17/08 9:30am, Helen Mirren said that if a woman is date raped, because if she's voluntarily in a man's room with her clothes off, that's something to be "worked out between them." Yesterday, in a interview with the , Mirren was quoted saying that women are sexually competitive with other…

The Rape Conviction Rate In Britain Is Pathetically Low

Less than 6% of rapes reported in England lead to convictions — and that's out of as few as 10% of rapes that are reported in the first place. I'm no mathematician, but the good people at the Washington Post have underscore the fact that those statistics are deplorable. The well-researched article by the Post's Mary… » 5/29/08 3:30pm 5/29/08 3:30pm