Day: September 16, 2005

Lateral Arm Movement

I’m going out of town for the weekend, so I thought I’d leave something amusing, annoying, and/or offensive for everyone to stare at in my absence. Other than pictures of yours truly, this is the most viewed picture in my…

Power Line

This is so telling: I am duty-bound to report the talk of the New Orleans warehouse district last night: there was rejoicing (well, there would have been without the curfew, but the few people I saw on the streets were…

Katrina Links

What happens when you move people from LGBTQ-friendly New Orleans and into not-so-friendly areas of Texas? You get arrested for taking a shower. Social analysis of the hurricane: Damn you single black welfare mothers for letting your animalistic sons run…

Sassy v. Jane

I still love Sassy best. But I like Jane, too. Now, the history of Jane Pratt, and why her new rag never lived up to Sassy. via Karol.

Another Mixmania

The disc (“DRIVE”) is sitting right in front of me, packaged and ready to go. Making these compilations is getting more and more difficult after I figured not everyone would enjoy the avant garde and punk rock. The contents:

Funny/TMI Story

This has nothing to do with politics, feminism, or anything important. But it made me laugh. Stop reading now if you don’t like gross-out humor. Last night, my friend Sean from Seattle called, very upset. He just moved into a…

Censorship! First Amendment Violations!

Well, not really, but that’s what the hysterical right will tell you. Here’s the situation: Conservative columnist at UNC writes a piece on racial profiling. In her piece, she uses quotes from three students who she interviewed under the premise…

Teen Pregnancy Rate Drops

For the 12th year in a row. Good work. The birth rate among single women has gone up — which some consider a bad thing, and make ridiculous statements about. Example A: Bridget Maher, from the Family Research Council, who…

Sex Survey Sez: It’s Just Like You Thought

NEWSFLASH: Teenagers have oral sex. Some people have same-sex relationships. Most people who have vaginal/anal sex have had oral sex, too. Sarcasm aside, some of the results are interesting. For example, men aged 30-44 have an average of six to…