Thursday, June 23, 2011

19 Years Ago Today: An Act of Penile Mutilation Turns A Woman Into a National Heroine

Nineteen years ago today, Lorena Bobbitt sliced off her husband's dick, an act that would turn her into a folk hero for American women. The repulsive tale is told in its entirety here -- "Lorena Bobbitt and the Politics of Hate." I promise it will get your blood boiling.