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US Sailor Beats Up Attempted Rapist

04.26.13 6:45 PM ET

Feminists and flag-wavers (and flag-waving feminists) can all take pride in this item from yesterday's Washington Times:

An off-duty U.S. navy sailor wrestled a Dubai bus driver to the ground and beat him into submission after he tried to rape her at knifepoint on Jan. 19, a courtroom heard Wednesday. Prosecutors said that she knocked the knife from his hand, broke it in two, bit him in the hand, forced him to the ground and locked him between her thighs …

(via @JonEForeman)