Tag Archives: politics

the sound of silence

September 10 continues to be the same as it is every year since 2001. People post, tweet, update, and comment about how we need to remember 9/11 and then use the event to bolster whatever political point of view they … Continue reading

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tuesdays with rexford

Rex is endorsing David Rosen for Harris County School Trustee, because Rosen promises to advocate for same-sex partner benefits to be offered for the educators and employees of the HCDE.

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listen to what the man said

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really saying something

While I watched the vice presidential debate I was reminded of The Princess Bride, because whenever I heard the word “maverick” I thought, “You keep saying that word. I don’t think it means what you think it means.”

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vote, baby, vote

declare yourself

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I love to hate you

I’m home, and still thinking about hate crimes against GLBT individuals. I did some digging through the FBI’s pdf files and came up with this info. My head is swimming. By the way, bear in mind that not all hate … Continue reading

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subliminal fascism

“When fascism comes to America it will be wrapped in a flag and carrying a cross.” It Can’t Happen Here, Sinclair Lewis, 1935.

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taxman

Mr. Becky just figured out my taxes. I owe money. Makes me fucking sick.

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words

It’s always good to learn new things. I learned a new word today: Lumper. (see also, “talking out of your ass.”)

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openly offended

Somebody who is also a gay male wrote to me recently and questioned my disdain for his use of term (moniker) “openly gay.” This was my reply: I don’t understand why you’d use the term “openly gay.” It’s such a … Continue reading

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