“I do not feel that it is reactionary or even inaccurate to describe an unwanted, non-indicated transvaginal ultrasound as “rape”. If I insert ANY object into ANY orifice without informed consent, it is rape. And coercion of any kind negates consent, informed or otherwise.”
“It is our responsibility, as always, to protect our patients from things that would harm them. Therefore, as physicians, it is our duty to refuse to perform a medical procedure that is not medically indicated. Any medical procedure. Whatever the pseudo-justification.”
Thanks to Phil Plait for the heads up on this one.
“I would definitely keep it where there were no walls, so it would be as big as it could physically be. Rule the world maybe? Have it. Ride it.”—Emilia Clarke who plays Daenerys on HBO’s Game of Thrones on what she would do if she had a dragon in real life.
It’s rare that I’m left speechless. But um, meet THE MASOCHIST!!!!!
SUPERMAN #9 Written by KEITH GIFFEN and DAN JURGENS Art by DAN JURGENS and JESUS MERINO Cover by IVAN REIS and OCLAIR ALBERT 1:25 B&W Variant cover by IVAN REIS On sale MAY23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • SUPERMAN faces new supervillainess MASOCHIST! • How can Superman fight an opponent he can’t touch? • LOIS LANE faces a turning point in her career as a journalist.
Back in December we decided it would be fun to take some well known internet cat photos and replace them with our very own Pat Janssen for a segment we call Lolz Patz. Turns out yes, it was fun… for everyone but Pat. A lot of these positions were pretty painful.
Accepting submissions of illustrations depicting our favorite superheroines in comfy pants until Monday for a post on The Mary Sue. And by pants, I mean the American usage of the word so do with that what you will. Sweat pants, yoga pants, stretch pants, hammer pants, etc. You can link them to me on Twitter @TheNerdyBird or email them through my google profile (Jill Pantozzi). Make sure to send me along a link to your website, tumblr, twitter, etc so I can credit you correctly. Thanks!