Is There a Dennis Hastert Gay Secret? It’s another day and there’s another Republican scandal. And this one may yet push those stupid Duggars off the headlines because it involves a former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives which is, if we know our American politics, is the third most powerful post in the U.S. government. Anyhoo, the guy we are referring to is former House Speaker Dennis Hastert who was indicted by a grand jury yesterday. Let’s have NPR host Robert Siegel and David Schaper tell us more: ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: A bombshell of an indictment was announced late today by the U.S.Read More →


Imogen Boorman, Actress (20 August 2009): Alcohol lovers beware. If you drink too much of that substance, you might drop your child and end up getting arrested for it – which you should. This appears to be the lesson we can draw from the story of actress Imogen Boorman (pic from a 1980s film) who was arrested after she dropped a 3-year-old girl while “steaming drunk in her own garden”. It is not clear whether the child is hers or not. According to The Sun, Boorman dropped the girl when police officers, who were alerted by the neighbors, threatened to take the child. Read More →