She is the world’s crankiest cat with a permanent scowl that has inspired countless memes, a best-selling series of books and a movie.
One of the dangers of investigative reporting is falling in love with your source — and your story.
The Washington Post, meanwhile, steadfastly continues to name the now vilified, lawyered-up fraternity the woman claims committed the rape.
Feminists are freaking out today after Rolling Stone magazine apologized for printing a story that had inspired protests and anger but now appears to be at least partly fabricated. When the story first came out feminists excoriated conservatives for daring to question the story that seemed incredible and inconsistent:
As she grew, I took to bribing her for her time and affection: one dollar in quarters if I could do her makeup like a “motorcycle chick.” Three pieces of candy if I could kiss her on the lips for five seconds. Whatever she wanted to watch on TV if she would just “relax on me.” Basically, anything a sexual predator might do to woo a small suburban girl I was trying.
The man identified as “Barry One” in a Breitbart News investigation debunking Lena Dunham’s story of being raped in college by a “mustachioed campus Republican” named Barry, has made his first official statement since the release of that report. Through his attorney, identified as Aaron Minc, Barry One has set up a legal fund to cover current legal expenses, clear his name, and to potentially file suit against Ms. Dunham.
Rolling Stone’s story about campus rape at the University of Virginia provoked a media sensation and strong response from UVA administrators. The university promised a vigorous investigation into the general issue of sexual assault on campus and into the particular brutal gang rape described in the Rolling Stone article, and suspended fraternity and sorority activities until spring semester.
Happening tonight (Monday): South Bend City Council members are expected to discuss plans to help improve diversity among the city’s police force.
“We’re very racist, we’re very repressive, we’re very Christian oriented, we don’t tolerate other kinds of thinking in this country.”
An American naturalist filmed himself being ‘eaten alive’ by a snake for a TV stunt – but is now facing ridicule for getting his safety team to save him after just part of his head was consumed.
Students at Michigan State University are up in arms over the school’s invitation of syndicated columnist George Will to be a commencement speaker at the school’s December commencement, reports The College Fix. They’re planning a major commencement protest to object to what they call his “boneheaded” views on sexual assault.
Among the final nominees for the 2014 TIME ‘Person of the Year’ announced Monday morning are the good (Ebola caregivers), the bad (Russian president and 2007 winner Vladimir Putin) and the beautiful (pop star Taylor Swift). But one candidate sure to raise eyebrows is the Ferguson protesters.
FDR’s speech on the attack