Welcome to Mississippi

Jessica Valenti, who found this disturbing toy I just can't stop looking at (like bringing the sour milk around for everyone in the room to take a whiff of), points out the priorities of the state of Mississippi: "In Mississippi you can buy a a gun with no background check, but vibrators are outlawed. Genius."

She quotes MSNBC's Dan Abrams commenting on the Mississippi legislature's bold move to outlaw the sale of... vibrators: "Well, I am glad to see that the local legislators are focusing on the most pressing issues of the day. I’ve long believed that a three-dimensional, possibly battery-operated device is far more menacing than a handgun. In Mississippi, people can buy guns at a gun show with no background check and certain weapons can be carried almost anywhere." (Feministing

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