Day: September 28, 2005

Who Wants to Buy Me a Present?

Because I want one of these. You should get one too. My favorites: The Show Is Upstairs, Excerise Your Rights, and Marriage Is So Gay. I love Periel (for anyone in the NY area, Voices for Choice at NYU will…

Together, you and I will destroy the gays.

“Exactly.” Eugene Mirman chats with the folks at UAT long distance. Give it a listen. You will not be sorry. After all, “UAT is the only carrier that is taking an active stand against same-sex marriage and hardcore child pornography”…

Birthing Nightmare for African Women

The horror of obstetric fistulas is finally getting some attention — hopefully this will result in increased aid to reproductive health for women in developing nations. What brings the girls to Dr. Waaldijk – and him to Nigeria – is…

Stark Raving Atheist

Looks like someone’s got a little crush on the Feministe ladies. And, apparently, we (or at least I) are/am tools of the religious right (who knew?), intent on making gays and lesbians hate themselves by way of discovering Jesus. You…

Mind Pollution for Reading Rebels

Lindsay Beyerstein has started a Banned Books meme. Here are the books from the ALA’s Top 100 Challenged Books that I have used to dirty my delicate brain. 1. Scary Stories (Series) by Alvin Schwartz 2. Daddy’s Roommate by Michael…

Whoopsie Daisy

A Texas grand jury on Wednesday indicted Rep. Tom DeLay and two political associates on charges of conspiracy in a campaign finance scheme, forcing the House majority leader to temporarily relinquish his post. A defiant DeLay insisted he was innocent…