The Ohio Democratic Party sent Ohio Treasurer/Senate candidate Josh Mandel a new pair of pants on his birthday, poking fun at Mandel’s PolitiFact Ohio record for most “Pants on Fire” ratings, which evaluate the honesty of politicians’ public statements. CINCINNATI +2
A Norwegian study concluded that couples who share housework duties run a higher risk of divorce than couples in which the woman does most of the domestic chores. Hooray for traditional gender binaries! WORLD -2
The Cincinnati USA Hispanic Chamber is building a searchable database archiving the region’s multilingual professionals and students in hopes of bolstering the area’s economic and developmental appeal.
California became the first state to officially ban gay teen “conversion” therapy, a controversial type of psychotherapy intended to make gay teenagers become straight. WORLD +1
The recent opening of Jack in the Box, purveyors of
cardboard-encased hamburgers, has been causing traffic jams on
Tylersville Road in West Chester; the chain hired police officers to
direct throngs of traffic.
IKEA is under fire for photoshopping out images of women from only its Saudi Arabia furniture catalogue. WORLD -2
THIS WEEK: CINCINNATI +2, WORLD -3
CINCINNATI 0, WORLD -74