Day: June 13, 2006

Return of Conehead

Oh, there was a short reprieve from the coneheadedness. The drain came out, the crust was washed off, the collar was off. But then, the scratching. So my little Conehead is back.

Oh, not the “Gay Hitler” thing again!

I don’t think Hitler ever showed quite that much chest hair. In the press conference, Besen (of Jewish descent) claimed that ‘ex-gay’ ministries could not be trusted or tolerated in our tolerant society. To back up those claims he presented…

Aristocrats

In the Chronicle today, an article about an artist who uses canonical paintings to produce new portraits: [Kehinde] Wiley, 29, has risen to prominence over the past five years. Raised in South Central Los Angeles, he attended the San Francisco…

Cue the Drive-By Mommies!

I think we can all agree that breastfeeding, if possible, is a better option than formula. But, cripes, does DHHS have to be so damn alarmist about it? Warning: Public health officials have determined that not breast-feeding may be hazardous…

Hmmm

Karl Rove probably won’t be charged, according to a letter Patrick Fitzgerald sent Rove’s lawyer. His investigation was pretty narrow, albeit thorough. While I would have loved to have seen Turdblosssom frog-marched out of the White House, if Fitzgerald isn’t…

Send Lauren to BlogHer!

Zuzu already posted on this, but I’ll issue another blegging reminder: The BlogHer conference is being held this July in San Jose, and our own Lauren has been asked to attend. We’re trying to raise the necessary funds to get…