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The death penalty and life imprisonment privisions have been dropped from Uganda’s upcoming anti-gay legislation.
Still included in the bill are jail sentences for being openly gay (gay sex is already criminalized), peacefully speaking, assembling, or advocating on behalf of homosexuals, and failing to notify the government of a friend/coworker/family member who is homosexual.
Rachel Maddow continues to cover the links between Christian fundamentalists in America and this disturbing legislation.
Additionally, Pastor Rick Warren has finally joined the public opposition for this bill.
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A slurry fetishist broke into a farm in the UK, in violation of a restraining order, and was caught masturbating while covered in slurry (read: manure). This is just weeks after he finished serving a jail term for a similar offense. You just can’t make this stuff up… Full Story
“A drug that failed tests as an antidepressant is being hailed as ‘Viagra for women’ after surprising but not unpleasant side effects. In three separate trials, the drug flibanserin did wonders for women’s flagging sex drive despite doing nothing to lift mood.”
“The accidental discovery is akin to Viagra’s—it was originally designed as a heart medicine but failed.” Read more