Category Archives: Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

Anti-Abortion Advocates Spill The Beans

I don’t think they’re supposed to say this out loud to other people (boldface mine): Dr. Monica Miller of Citizens for a Pro-Life Society, one of the main organizers of this weekend’s protest rallies at Planned Parenthood clinics, said on … Continue reading

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A Promising Health Policy From the D.C. Council

Unless Congress decides to put us colonials in our place (boldface mine): D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, 62, introduced a measure supported by the National Organization for Women that would allow women to obtain a year’s supply of birth control … Continue reading

Posted in DC, Let's Talk About Sex, Baby

Why Infectious Disease Microbiologists Will Never Be Out of Work

Because people are fucking morons. Overhead by the DCist: Attention people who think abstinence-only education is the way to go At the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro station: Group of mid-20-somethings are walking through the fare gates. Girl to group: “I can … Continue reading

Posted in Fucking Morons, Let's Talk About Sex, Baby, Public Health

Stop When You Get to the Bad Part

Someone who was busted with Viagra in violation of a plea agreement burbled the following: “Today’s young men are totally supportive of somebody else buying women their birth control pills because make sure the women are — sex is what … Continue reading

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The ‘Scalito Five’ Are Right: Contraception Is Different From Most Healthcare

Unfortunately, they think this is a bad thing. But I’m getting ahead of myself. A few years back, Sara Robinson penned the most incisive blog post I’ve ever read about the War on Science and the fundamentalist mindset (far, far … Continue reading

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Slut Pills and the Scourge of ‘Consequence-Free Sex’

Movement conservative commentator Erick Erickson, who inexplicably used to be paid money by CNN to opine about things, tweeted this about the Hobby Lobby decision, which allows corporations to not cover birth control in the healthcare they provide: My religion … Continue reading

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Yes, We Need a Living Wage

In an article about sex workers in The Nation, we stumble across the following (boldface mine): When we say that sex work is service work, we don’t say that just to sanitize or elevate the status of sex workers, but … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Let's Talk About Sex, Baby