Josh Williams was performing the song “Mordecai” at a Bluegrass festival this past May 5th when he had a little visitor. Check it, around 1:30, and watch to the end. Gorgeous.
One of my favorite blogs – especially now that I live in Wisconsin – is Humans of New York, which is a project that’s a little bit like a photographic census. Not only does it consist of great photos of… Continue Reading
Wow. Housing non-discrimination for trans people? Really? What amazing news. Via NCTE: “I am proud to announce a new Equal Access to Housing Rule that says clearly and unequivocally that LGBT individuals and couples have the right to live where… Continue Reading
(There are some other really great ones, like coccyx, synechdoche, and carpe diem.)
I don’t know if anyone else has said it, but I thought Juan Epstein was hot. Either way, the actor Robert Hegyes, who played him, died at the age of 60. So here’s a clip of Kotter’s first day back… Continue Reading
Find out how long it takes Mitt Romney to make your salary. Really.
The couple who chose to keep their child’s sex a secret so that s/he might be raised free of gendered expectations and stereotypes, have now revealed their child Sasha was declared male at birth. The reason, of course, is that… Continue Reading
Rachel calls it my clink-bang-whizz-brr music. (Tom Waits, amongst others, is in the same category.) It still makes me happy, and they were amazingly cool live. They were the only band I ever played that my mother asked me to… Continue Reading
or there’s always this option. As someone who goes to see a great deal of music these days – go figure, but it turns out I love chamber music – I tend to leave my phone somewhere in the entrance… Continue Reading
… is 39 years old today, & still, thankfully, the law of the land. It is not, of course, guaranteed, and the pro life forces are quite aware that the next presidential choice of a Supreme Court justice is incredibly… Continue Reading
Sugar and Slugs put together a list of 100 trans-related blogs; not all of them are primarily dedicated to trans issues, but still, this is pretty amazing. I think there were three when I started, & I’m not sure any… Continue Reading
I expect some of our Appleton peeps will read this & we will make a lot more sense. Maybe. Anyway, it’s great. Bagel.
It’s been seven months since he left us, & we both still miss him everyday.Here he is with his star pendant. Because, you know, he was one.
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“Power without love is reckless & abusive, & love without power is sentimental & anemic. Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice & justice at its best is power correcting everything that stands against love.” –… Continue Reading
If you haven’t yet heard, a Girl Scout troop allowed a young trans girl to join and in response, people are boycotting the sale of Girl Scout cookies. Which, to my mind, means: more for us! These will be the… Continue Reading
I know everyone is sick of these already, but I find this one charming: More interesting is the same guy’s musings on being “trans enough”.
ABC Cancels “Work It” After Two Episodes Los Angeles, CA, January 14, 2012 – Today ABC announced that the series “Work It” has been cancelled after two episodes. GLAAD and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy organizations including the… Continue Reading
I love this. A “Plus Size” model – in scare quotes because I find the phrase idiotic – did a photo shoot with your average (skinny) model, exactly to show the difference. What’s striking to me is how much she… Continue Reading