The church’s hit-and-run

Off the Beat

With the release of an approximately 1,300-page grand jury report detailing years of sexual abuse of minors by members of the clergy in a handful of Pennsylvania dioceses, the Roman Catholic Church has found itself facing a similar set of options — to either take responsibility or ignore the problem.
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Joe Biden, leave the White House and come to Berkeley

The man, the myth, the dude fueling Leslie Knope’s libido: Joe Biden. You may know the uber-expressive, ice cream loving selfie savant as Vice President of the United States, but we at the Clog predict that by this time next year, he will be known as Berkeley’s local hero. His
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Harlem Globetrotters ‘draft’ Alex Morgan

One of the more peculiar stories that hits the airwaves in sports every summer is the Harlem Globetrotters’ annual “draft.” On Tuesday, the Globetrotters’ draft haul was as impressive as it gets in the sports world, consisting of some of its biggest names. The team’s most notable selections were Cal
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Mr. Pope and my sex life

Sex on Blogday

Jorge Mario Bergoglio became Pope Francis this past Wednesday, the 266th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church. He’s a Jesuit from Argentina — the first pope from the Americas. It will be interesting to see if any changes come as a result of his different background compared to his predecessors.
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