Day: September 15, 2009

On Birth and Fog

Mad Men fans have been chattering about Betty’s “dream sequences” in the latest episode, “The Fog,” and at the risk of sounding pedantic I am compelled to clarify at least one thing about Betty’s dreams: They really aren’t dream sequences.…

Breaking News

Obama calls Kanye West a jackass. While I do love Kanye’s clothes and usually his music, that one was deserved. I also love having a president who is funny and can banter with the press. It’s too bad it sometimes…

“Don’t Let Them Jesse Jackson You”

(originally published at Social Science Lite, x-posted at Postbourgie) In a New York Times article from this past summer, Jeremy Peters wrote a thought-provoking piece about the lack of visible leadership in the gay rights movement. While Peters is generally…

lovers in a dangerous time

I know introductions seem to be the thing, but I’m going to jump in with both feet first and we’ll go from there.  I’m Little Light, I blog here, and I’ve been a Feministe guest blogger before.  Most of you…