“To know what we’re getting into, we need information that keeps up with the constantly shifting realities across the most dangerous areas of Syria and Iraq. We need people like James Foley, and now that he’s gone his value seems incalculable.”—George Packeron James Foley. (via newyorker)
“Squeeze me, baby, till the juice runs down my leg
The way you squeeze my lemon, I’m gonna fall right out of bed”—We’ve rounded up the five weirdest sexual lyrics, which includes The Lemon Song (Led Zeppelin), in which frontman Robert Plant talks about his penis like some kind of seedy fruit seller. Ok.
“Yes, we have a campus rape problem. But we also have a national (and an international) rape problem. Let’s not forget that in the back-to-school rush.”—Jessica Valenti: The scourge of sexual assault infecting our every institution and town can only be solved if we use our empathy and effort at the margins