Street artist David Choe is an asshole. On a recent podcast, the Los Angeles-born-and-based graffiti artist, who has hobnobbed with Anthony Bourdain and Heidi Fliess and spent time in a Japanese jail for beating up a security guard, boasted that he’d forced a massage therapist.
|By: Lisa Derrick Saturday April 19, 2014 10:30 am|
|By: RH Reality Check Tuesday July 30, 2013 5:05 pm|
As Todd Akin and the country at large learned during the 2012 elections, pregnancies resulting from rape are very real and sadly all too common. If there was one silver lining in the entire debacle and “debate” over Akin’s “legitimate rape” comment, it was that it helped expose a previously under-reported problem: 31 states allow rapists to sue for custody or visitation of children conceived by rape. It might initially seem like it wouldn’t be much of a problem—most of us probably ask ourselves why rapists would bother to want these children at all—but the fact of the matter is that rapists rape because they like to hurt and control women.