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OITNB: Prison family is key for survival

Finally Orange Is The New Black gave me the episode I had been waiting for since they introduced Vee (Lorraine Toussaint) this season in “40 oz of Furlough” by flashing backing back to Red (Kate Mulgrew) and Vee’s prison past. 862 more words

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Black Mama, White Mama

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

Brought to a women’s prison in a tropical country which resembles the film’s Philippines-set location, Lee (Pam Grier) and Karen (Margaret Markov) encounter sadistic matron Densmore (Lynn Borden) who voyeuristically observes through a peephole as the inmates take a shower. 1,514 more words

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Ahead of the long weekend and my flight to Chaing Mai, I travelled with Usana back to Bangkok for a night.

Book Review: That Night by Chevy Stevens

That Night
Chevy Stevens
St. Martin’s Press, June 2014
ISBN 978-1-250-03460-1

When two hard-case teens hook up in high school and defy their contemporaries to pursue their own designs, you know there is trouble ahead. 298 more words

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Learning a New Language: A Glossary of Sex Trafficking Terms

Re-posting from a fabulous article I just read (from http://www.InPublicSafety.com)!

Some things are just too interesting or valuable not to share:

Know the Language of Human Trafficking: A Glossary of Sex Trafficking Terms… 1,790 more words


Book Review: Orange Is The New Black

Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Women’s Prison

By Piper Kerman

Pub Date: March 8th, 2011

I binge watched the Netflix shoe, Orange Is The New Black, and I picked this up immediately after…withdrawal is a real thing. 380 more words


OITNB: Clowning around in 'Comic Sans'

Have you ever traveled and some of your belongings from your luggage went missing? Or were felt up in appropriately by a TSA agent as you went through the security check point at the airport? 731 more words

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