September 8, 2007

"Faggots" and "Queers"

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | September 08, 2007 | 2:13 PM | comments

Re the Jerry Lewis "faggot" slur: Lewis should have known better. TV footage shows that he knew he'd offended the moment the word came out of his mouth. But my concern here is for the confusing climate that some in...Read More


Homotextual: Ronald Reagan

Filed by Ed Team | September 08, 2007 | 7:37 AM | comments

"A moment I've been dreading. George (Vice President George H.W. Bush) brought his ne're-do-well son around this morning and asked me to find the kid a job. Not the political one who lives in Florida (future Gov. Jeb Bush). The...Read More

YGST: Lesbian Bed Death

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2007 | 6:27 AM | comments

We don't put up enough vloggers on the YGST. In this vlog entry, the "Hersband and Wife" explain Lesbian Bed Death. Just in case, you know, there's some, er, lack of activity in that, um, department. Of course, as...Read More

Michael Eric Dyson on the marketability of misogyny

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | September 08, 2007 | 3:45 AM | comments

Okay, so author/social critic Michael Eric Dyson is quite a brilliant speaker, which is evident from the beginning of an interview on Uprising Radio that starts by addressing the history of hip-hop, its global reach, and paradoxes of commercialism/resistance, but...Read More