The new legislation also sparks a sense of mourning for women who didn’t live to benefit from it.
Dissenting voices are vital in the wake of Amnesty International’s championing of laws that decriminalize pimps, brothel owners and johns.
A recently declassified memo shines the spotlight once again on John "Take Them to the Point of Death" Yoo, a UC Berkeley law professor and once deputy legal counsel in the Justice Department.
Sen. John McCain, campaigning in Indianapolis, said Cuba won't be better off under Fidel Castro's fraternal successor, Raul Castro, whom he called "worse in many respects than Fidel was," and the Republican front-runner voiced the hope that Fidel will meet his commie maker, Karl Marx, "very soon."
Former attorney general and amateur singer/songwriter John Ashcroft appeared Wednesday on "The Daily Show" to defend the president's various abuses of power, including torture, which he characterized as stern questioning.
When Karl Rove became angered by an investigator who dug up damaging information, he went after the guy's wife. The guy being investigated by this reporter, however, goes straight for the source.
Jon Stewart?s "senior black correspondent" Larry Wilmore said that Republicans like Tony Snow and Va. Sen. George Allen are giving real racists like Strom Thurmond a bad name.