california

Oct 15, 2019

It’s Official: California Is To Ban Fur

On October 11, California Governor Gavin Newsom approved a bill that makes manufacturing, selling and donating fur illegal in the...

Dec 18, 2016

Eucalyptus Tree Falls on Bridal Party at California Wedding, Leaving One Dead and Multiple Injured

A tragic turn on what should have been the happiest day of their lives.

California Just Became The Best State For Working Women

California is now the most progressive state in the entire country.

Oct 7, 2015

Ireland Baldwin Checks Into Rehab

"I needed a chance to work on myself."

Apr 14, 2015

Jan 15, 2013

New Year, Same Crazy Politicians In Washington [Sex in the News]

Instead of focusing on one issue, I thought I'd share a smattering of new issues that came up this week, and judge from afar (aka Canada - the land of legal abortions and same-sex marriage).

Jan 8, 2013

Outdated Laws Set A Rapist Free [Sex in the News]

I take you to Los Angeles; where a state appeals court overturned a rape conviction because the victim was not married. According to some antiquated law in California, if a victim is tricked into having sex with someone that is impersonating their partner, it is only considered rape if the victim is married.

Oct 2, 2012

California Bans "Gay-Repair" Therapy [Sex in the News]

Most mainstream mental health associations oppose "gay-curing" therapy, including the World Health Organization, which says the practice "lacks medical justification and represent a serious threat to the health and well-being" of patients.

Mar 15, 2012

Hot Button Issue: Should Popular College Classes Cost More Than Others?

We've all been there: the class you planned to take next semester is now full. Even though you need that class to qualify for another upper-division course, accept that dream internship AND graduate on time, there just aren't enough seats. How much would you pay to add that course? Is that even fair? Is that even legal?!?

Mar 10, 2012

What Causes Childhood Obesity And Is Worse Than Marijuana?

Eating food that come straight out of the back of a truck is heavenly. Seriously. Korean barbeque quesadillas, classic Los...

Mar 2, 2012

An Open Letter From Courtney Stodden

Dear Jordan Powers,

Today, as I was lustily lounging in the luscious California sun, I heard about your secretive sexual affair with your balding babe of a teacher. As things got hot and humid, I also heard that your modest, meek town of Modesto has their purple polka-dotted panties all in a bunch.

Feb 8, 2012

Prop 8 is Unconstitutional – Now What?

Great news out of California this week! Proposition 8, the voter-approved ban on same sex marriage in California, was ruled unconstitutional by a federal appeals court on Tuesday.

Apr 6, 2011

Put This On Your iPod: She Wants Revenge

So, it's a bad week for Sarabeth. My boyfriend and I broke up since I last posted and so right now, I want music that supports my cranky mood. I went back to an old favorite for this week; I literally wore this CD out in my car the summer before my senior year of high school. So if you're into something different, here's She Wants Revenge's self-titled first album.

Jan 4, 2011

The Post-Grad Journey: Time to Move On

In the spirit of being a post-grad and in lieu of the New Year, I have decided to jump start 2011 in a major way. I’m moving. Again.