Texas House Testimony is Livestreaming Now and Pro-Choice Reps are Kicking Ass!

If you were galvanized by Wendy Davis' filibuster last week, clear your calendar now. Testimony has begun before the Texas House and so far, it is amazing. Bill sponsor Rep. Laubenberg was either unable to answer questions or refused to answer. Here's a writeup on her testimony from the liveblogging at Burnt Orange… »7/02/13 5:55pm7/02/13 5:55pm

A brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess, a rebel, and Mohawk Guy

Bellingham, WA Awesome Person Jen Owen is having a Breakfast Club moment after writing a moving letter to her son's high school. The school forbade her son from walking at graduation with the mohawk he'd sported since freshman year. Jen's son adhered to the rules, but the sadness it caused him inspired Jen to write a… »6/18/13 3:49pm6/18/13 3:49pm