“Revenge is a dish best served cold…” (Ancient Klingon Proverb) This post originally appeared on Philosophical Disquisitions. When I was younger I longed for revenge. I remember school-companions doing unspeakably cruel things…
Fear and Anger on Saturday Nights: What America’s Gun Fetish Probably says about our Collective State of Mind
Ah, Saturday nights. The refuge of the gods. For me there’s nothing quite like them. Don’t get it twisted, I’m a family man, so I don’t party. I don’t stay out late….
A woman recognized in 2006 by Time-Warner as one of San Diego’s “50 Best Moms” has a dark side. After losing a bid on what was described as her “dream home”, 52…
As reported by CNET News:
Tempted to post a compromising photo of an ex-lover who spurned you?
A bill signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday promises up to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine for people “convicted of illegally distributing private images with the intent to harass or annoy.” Sponsored by Sen. Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), Senate Bill 255 goes into effect immediately and makes posting “revenge porn” a misdemeanor.
Such private photos are posted online, sometimes at multiple sites, without the subject’s knowledge or consent. Some sites that specialize in revenge porn photos charge the victim hefty fees to remove them.
A certain segment of the tech crowd is aghast at the prospect of the return of Hunter Moore to the so-called “revenge porn” segment of the web. A breathless story by Jessica…