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Monday, October 15, 2007

Dr. Laura's biological error

Posted on Mon, Oct 15, 2007 at 2:00 PM

Remember Dr. Laura, the ninny who said that homosexuality was a "biological error" and who made a big deal of the fact that her son was going in the military and who spends every day lecturing people on how to be better parents? Well, guess whose son is in trouble with the Army folks for having a myspace page deemed "repulsive."

Oh, beautiful irony. "The MySpace page, publicly available until Friday when it disappeared from the Internet, included cartoon depictions of rape, murder, torture and child molestation; photographs of soldiers with guns in their mouths; a photograph of a bound and blindfolded detainee captioned "My Sweet Little Habib"; accounts of illicit drug use; and a blog entry headlined by a series of obscenities and racial epithets.

The site is credited to and includes many photographs of Deryk Schlessinger, the 21-year-old son of the talk radio personality known simply as Dr. Laura. Broadcast locally on 570 KNRS, "Family Values Talk Radio," the former family counselor spends three hours daily taking calls and offering advice on morals, ethics and values."

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