Jamie Lee Curtis Taete

Jamie Lee Curtis Taete

jamie.taete@vice.com
  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A family who is threatening to sue their neighbors because of a wheelchair ramp Vs. A family that fled America because of gays and abortions.

  • These Nonviolent Female Prisoners Have Been Rotting in Prison for the Last Decade

    A few weeks ago, I found a book at a thrift store called The Tallahassee Project. It's a collection of photos of nonviolent female prisoners who were imprisoned as part of the war on drugs. Each photo is accompanied by a letter from the woman...

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who called the police because McDonald's messed up his order Vs. A woman who stabbed a guy at a McDonald's.

  • It's Now Possible to Hire Fake Protesters

    Crowds on Demand, as the name suggests, is a company that will organize a crowd for you, on demand. Last week, they organized a fake protest in Los Angeles to raise awareness for mental health issues on behalf of a charity. I went along and had a chat...

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who is suing because Jesus had an unfair trial Vs. A school who banned a kid from a field trip for eating chocolate.

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A teacher who was fired for saving her students from a burning building vs. A woman who shot at a car full of children.

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A woman who called the cops because some people sang "Happy Birthday" Vs. Some people who beat up a lifeguard because he blew his whistle.

  • Gay Men Can't Donate Blood, but Some Are Trying Anyway

    Since the 80s, men who have had sexual contact with other men (even if it was just one time) have been banned from donating blood in the US by the FDA as a response to fears that allowing gay/bisexual/DTF men to share their blood would give everyone...

  • Lots of People Protested for Trayvon Martin in Los Angeles

    Yesterday evening, thousands of people across the country took to the streets to protest the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the murder of Trayvon Martin. There were reports of demonstrations in New York, Oakland, San Francisco, DC, Atlanta, Florida...

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who threw a woman out of a water park for wearing a bikini vs. A guy who called the cops because some toddlers were nude on the beach.

  • An Open Letter to the Most Factually Incorrect Museum in America

    Dear Guinness World Record Museum, I recently visited your Los Angeles location. I was not impressed by what I saw. It's not just that your museum was generally shitty, boring, and broken-down. There was a much larger problem than that. All of your...

  • Cry-Baby of the Week

    This week: A guy who tried to bite off his neighbor's penis vs. A member of the Black Eyed Peas.