"To the Guy That Grabbed My Ass" 1
Shocking Claim in Child Porn Inquiry 2
Sis: Don't Call Victim by Killer's Name 3
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 9:00 am

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: It's never a good thing when the head of a sheriff's department is accused of stalking and harassing a female cop, but it can be especially problematic when the sheriff sit's on a high-profile committee of the state legislature...aimed at protecting the privacy of citizens. Riverfront Times has the story.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 11:05 am
Oh, Canada. An Alberta legislator resigned from his political caucus after he was the latest official caught up in St. Paul's now-familiar prostitution sting. City Pages has all the details.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 9:33 am

Cedric Steele, 40, who had showed up at Senator Wendy Davis' office twice in the previous week, is now being identified by police as the man who firebombed the senator's Fort Worth office. It's unclear yet as to whether the attacks were politically motivated, based on recent speculation. Dallas Observer has the full story.

Monday, March 12, 2012 at 8:44 am

The Dallas police squad went undercover recently at the King Spa and Sauna, and netted themselves Duncanville councilman Scott Cannon. Cannon, who was arrested and charged with public lewdness twice in the 90s, was booked for Indecent Exposure after the "act that constitutes indecent exposure" at the spa and sauna. Dallas Observer has the full story.

Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 8:31 am
Doesn't the name "Anthony Weiner" mean anything to sitting politicians? You'd think watching a member of Congress get his life ruined over sketchy text messages would be enough to convince politicos to stop sexting like horny teenagers, but you'd be very, very wrong. The latest career lost to ill-advised texts: Richard Steinberg, a Democratic member of the Florida House from Miami Beach. Steinberg has admitted this morning to anonymously sexting a married federal prosecutor for months, starting with this cringe-worthy question: "Sexxxy mama?" He's now facing stalking charges. Miami New Times has the story

Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 11:31 am

Michael Berry, a former Houston city councilman and popular rightwing radio host who once called for the "Ground Zero mosque" to be blown up, is being investigated for a hit-and-run accident outside a gay bar. Security-cam footage shows him in the bar before the incident, enjoying that night's drag show.Houston Press has the story.

Friday, September 30, 2011 at 10:03 am
The famed perv and publisher of Hustler is offering $1 million to anyone who provides evidence of presidential candidate Rick Perry's "gay or straight sexual encounters." We're guessing they'll be gay, since anyone with monogrammed footwear has got to be transgendered...

Monday, September 26, 2011 at 9:24 am

Coffee break reading from the Village Voice Empire: The over-the-top last meal request of Lawrence Brewer, the racist who dragged James Byrd to death, has caused an influential state senator to warn the prison system to stop allowing the privilege. An hour after the letter was released, prisons ended the practice.Houston Press has the story.

Monday, September 26, 2011 at 6:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Village Voice Empire: After a fourteen-year-old boy accompanied Dickinson's family on a trip, she reportedly asked for his cell-phone number so she could share some photos. But she wound up sending a lot more than that. Westword has the story.

Friday, September 23, 2011 at 11:31 am

Lunchtime reading from the Village Voice Empire: Smith knew his ex would be out of town when he asked if she wanted some chicken about to expire, but he didn't say where he planned to put it. His alibi involved a fundraiser he hosted. Westword has the story.