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Entries for October, 2012


Halloween Company Uses Sexual Ads for Children's Costumes Spirit Halloween, owned by ACON Investments, is running ads for costumes the company labels for teens and tweens with sexual references and innuendo. The Mississippi State Chapter of the National Organization for Women, a liberal feminist group, and Concerned Women for America, a conservative group, are two organizations that ...

Court Confirms: DOMA Unconstitutional

Appeals court upholds decision that DOMA is unconstitutional.

Letter to Sheriff's Department

Dear Captain Joseph Daughtry, I have attempted to call you multiple to no avail, so I'm hoping you will read this. Last I checked, you are the spokesman for the Hinds County Sheriff's Department and go-to media contact. Over the last couple of months, I have attempted to contact you ...

Surprising, and Testy, Comments by Rep. Ryan on Crime, Guns

Today I saw a tweet about Rep. Paul Ryan getting testy with a reporter and stopping an interview so I clicked over to see what he was saying. But what was most interesting was not the testy part; it was what he actually said before that in the clip. Did ...

It's Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Take some time and remember our fellow Mississippians who are in danger every day in their own homes.