We here at the Psy really like rape. Er, I mean, we’re interested in rape, which is to say that rape is very much on our minds… Ugh! I mean that after having worked for a rape crisis center and sexually transmitted disease clinic and as an HIV test counselor and as a case manager for people with AIDS and as a therapist, I have a very distinct attitude towards rape and that is that it is not okay. I refuse to call the pustular slug currently defiling the White House anything other than the Ol’ Pussy Grabber to remind us all that he is a confessed rapist. I write frequently about psychopathy, narcissistic personality disorder, lack of empathy and the ways it affects our interactions, namely making sexual assault more likely. See my collected rants of Brock “I’m a rapist who likes to finger fuck unconscious women behind dumpsters” Turner for my true feelings on sexual assault.
While I was preparing to write a very personal story about a rapey situation that I was once a party to in celebration of the Bill Cosby rape trial, this article caught my eye. It combines my love of history, irony, and rape. I hope you enjoy it as well.
Women have been drugged and raped by men for centuries. This medieval woman fought back — and won.
A lesson for the Cosby trial?
In southwest England in 1292, Isabella Plomet brings a legal complaint against Ralph de Worgan, a local physician. She alleges that he abused his medical position to drug and rape her.Br
Drug- or alcohol-facilitated sexual assault is perceived by many as a recent concept, with campuses and anti-rape activists mobilizing to raise awareness. But this remarkable case, recently discovered by medieval historian Gwen Seabourne — with its distant echoes of the Bill Cosby trial — shows how a 13th-century jury recognized sex with an intoxicated person as assault and punished the perpetrator accordingly.
Regretfully, Ye Olde Blogge misread an article on Brock Turner’s rape of an unconscious young woman resulting in this erroneous sentence, See my collected rants of Brock “I’m a rapist who likes to jam splintery jagged hunks of wood up the ass of unconscious women behind dumpsters” Turner for my true feelings on sexual assault. It has since been corrected to read, See my collected rants of Brock “I’m a rapist who likes to finger fuck unconscious women behind dumpsters” Turner for my true feelings on sexual assault.
We regret any misconceptions that this error may have produced.