1972 Bernie Sanders Had Some Wacky Ideas About Rape

A 1972 essay by Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is getting some attention today, because it’s weird as fuck. Bernie opines that men masturbate to images of women who are “tied up” and abused, while women fantasize about “being raped by three men simultaneously.” Oh, you’re paying… »5/28/15 9:45pm5/28/15 9:45pm

'Family Friendly' Inn Decides it Would Rather Stop Hosting Wedding Receptions Altogether Than Cater to Lesbian Couple

The Wildflower Inn in Lyndonville, Vermont, deemed "New England's Best Family Resort" by Yankee Magazine, says on its website that "There are so many things that make us different." And they don't just mean "the fact that we have 8 children of our own," which, honestly, doesn't really have anything to do with… »8/24/12 10:25am8/24/12 10:25am

Komen-Planned Parenthood Shitshow Affecting Race For The Cure Registration In Vermont

Although the Komen Foundation reversed their immensely unpopular decision to cut funds to Planned Parenthood earlier this year as soon as they realized they stepped in yards of shit, the debacle seems to have affected continued support for Vermont-area Race For The Cure participants and sponsorships. The Vermont-New… »7/07/12 12:30pm7/07/12 12:30pm

Global Warming Makes Maple Syrup 'Yucky,' Ruins Breakfasts Everywhere

Global warming is probably going to mess up any number of really important things on the planet, but it appears one of its most delicious casualties so far is maple syrup. This year's record warmth in March cut short the six-week-long sap gathering season in the northeast, where most of the country's maple syrup is… »5/16/12 11:00pm5/16/12 11:00pm