Judge Justifies Community Service for Rapist Because Victim was Promiscuous

When I first saw this story, I decided it was an outlier and not to pay too much attention to it. But then Democrat Judge Jeanine Howard defended her actions. That increased the story’s importance to my mind. When a judge defends her decision with a public argument it means that she thinks her case makes logical sense to her hearers. From Reason’s Hit & Run blog: “There are rape cases that deserve 20 years,” Howard told The Dallas Morning News. “Every now and then you have one of those Read more […]

Educating Teens About Preventing Pregnancy by Promoting Drunken One-Night Stands?

We know by now what kind of self-destructive and anti-social behavior our government is promoting in the name of Obamacare. It is also going on through our “nonprofit sector” (i.e. that loose coalition of ruling class supporters that provide help to government as well as advocacy for government action—often with access to some government money). For example, “Some birth control methods mix better with booze. As in, you don’t have to think in the heat of the moment. Are you ready to party?” Read more […]

Why Do We Get Such Stupid Evolutionary Explanations For Male Whoredom?

I’ve seen this before. So have you. It is said all the time. But just so we have the idiocy before us in all its glory, here it is on the Fox News website: Men most often regret not having sex with more people while women frequently regret having sex with the wrong partner, according to a recently released study. The study from researchers at the University of Texas and University of California-Los Angeles aimed to show that the feeling of regret is part of the evolutionary process when it comes Read more […]