Newspapers Pull Doonesbury’s Abortion Comic Strip


A handful of newspapers say they won't run this week's "Doonesbury" comic strips because it uses graphic imagery and language to lampoon a Texas law requiring women to have an ultrasound before an abortion. Garry Trudeau, the Pulitzer-winning creator of the oft-controversial comic strip called the legal statute “rape” and said that if he ignored the abortion-law debate he would have been guilty of "comedy malpractice." Universal Press Syndicate is offering replacement "Doonesbury" strips … [Read more...]

Say it ain’t so! Dappy confirms N-dubz split

Comedian Rapper/Frontman Dappy has recently confirmed that his silly circus act band N-Dubz will be taking pity on humanity splitting up... Within 18 months or a few years. So good news I suppose, we still have some time left to enjoy the extremely talented act (before the 2012 apocalypse that is, assuming the two events are not fundamentally linked which they definately are). Dappy told The Mirror that the band would be splitting soon so that its members could more easily focus on solo … [Read more...]

Soulja Boy asked to apologise for “anti-military” lyrics

Soulja Boy

Veteran Fred A. Flores is unhappy with Soulja Boy.  In the young rapper's  "Let's be Real", amidst a drove of other barely-audible lyrics, Soulja Boy states "F*** the FBI and the army troops... Fighting for what?" TMZ spoke with Flores, a retired marine who has two children serving in the military, who said that "It's a very offensive statement ... especially with the 10th anniversary of 9/11 coming up", "he should apologize to ALL armed forces" and that he feels the song is "very … [Read more...]