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Lawmaker Wants Women To Spend Sundays Making Husbands Breakfast In Bed

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 02.06.2017 | Women

Two North Dakota Representatives have some pretty outdated ideas for how women should be spending their Sunday mornings. In their defense of North Da...

Here Are The Rules To Buying Alcohol In Each State's Grocery Stores

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller | Posted 09.03.2014 | Business

Prohibition may have been repealed in 1933, but you'd barely know it from some of the alcohol laws still on the books in various states. The legacy of...

The Last Remaining Ban On Election Day Alcohol Sales Is About To Be Repealed

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2014 | Politics

By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C., May 29 (Reuters) - South Carolina is poised to allow alcohol to be sold on statewide election days...

Oral Sex Now Legal In Virginia

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Frank Green | Posted 05.13.2013 | DC

A divided three-judge panel of the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday overturned Virginia's anti-sodomy law in a Colonial Hei...

CRAZY Things Are Illegal In Virginia.. Like Oral Sex

Richmond Times-Dispatch | A. Barton Hinkle | Posted 04.05.2013 | DC

Only one or two centuries late, Virginia lawmakers have decided it is none of their business if unmarried couples share a roof. So the legislators are...

The Two States Where Voters Won't Be Able To Drink Tonight

Posted 12.18.2014 | Taste

Looking forward to popping into a bar after work to watch the election results roll in from across the country over a few pints of beer? You'd better ...

Beers and Queers

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wayne Besen

The fight against beers and queers is most similar in that they both encompass pitched, ongoing battles, and both issues are subject to a maddening patchwork of anachronistic laws at the state and local levels.

BP -- Beneficent Porn -- Can Fix the Oil Spill Crisis. Who's With Me?

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Phil Bronstein

We need a Franklin Roosevelt, New Deal-style, bootstrapping Public Works Administration. Except it's the Porn/Private Works Administration.

Taxing THC: Turning Old New York into New New Amsterdam

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

Bollocks! How is that California, the crossroads of implants, spray tans and superficiality, has a leg up on the Empire State, on the possible legalization and taxation of Cannabis sativa?

Drinking Good for Depression? The Possible Repeal of Religious Repression

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

Following in the footsteps of Franklin Roosevelt, many states are now advocating an end to what many boozers and businessmen alike deem antiquated puritanical pap. The Christian Right is not amused.

Blue Laws Repealed, Sunday Beer Sales Legal In Colorado | Douglas Quenqua | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Fortune Small Business) -- On Sundays, Jeanne McEvoy sits in the office of her Loveland, Colo., liquor store and turns away customers. She would, na...