July 2, 2012


Racist Advertising: See Asia Like Asians Do

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

What the fuck is this latest advertising monstrosity?Read More


I Am a Mother F-ckin' American

Filed by Kergan Edwards-Stout | July 02, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

I'm sick of political parties wrapping the mantle of patriotism around themselves, insisting that only they are the true patriots. They have perpetuated the falsehood that to be anything less than ultra-conservative means to be anti-USA. That to question and criticize policies is to be a traitor. Read More


SLDN to Merge with OutServe

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network and OutServe announced today that the two organizations will merge. Audrey Sarvis, SLDN's Executive Director, had previously announced in January that he would be leaving the organization by late spring or early summer. Read More


Anderson Cooper Comes Out - Surprise!

Filed by James Holmes | July 02, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Oh my. Jesus help us! What shock and surprise! Anderson Cooper, a homosexual? What is this world coming to? Read More


On Persecution Complexes & Rage

Filed by Mercedes Allen | July 02, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

We need to challenge the ideology, not the ideologue. And we need to break the cycle that is used to justify our oppression by refusing to validate it. Be angry, but act smartly.Read More

Mexican Wrestler (El Paso Style)

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2012 | 10:45 AM | comments

This version of "Mexican Wrestler" has been banging around my head since I found it on Jill Sobule's blog. I love the song normally, but singer Velia gives it a Latin flavor that really adds something special....Read More


Auf Wiedersehen Little Hero

Filed by Leslie Robinson | July 02, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Consider Gad Beck's attempt to rescue his Jewish boyfriend during World War II. He donned a Hitler Youth uniform and entered a deportation center to free Manfred Lewin. Thereby setting a ridiculously high bar for standing by your manRead More


Rupert Murdoch Disses Romney on Twitter

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2012 | 9:40 AM | comments

"Met Romney last week. Tough O Chicago pros will be hard to beat unless he drops old friends from team and hires some real pros. Doubtful." -- News Corp grandaddy Rupert Murdoch over Twitter. Hasn't every Republican candidate counted on...Read More