I’m not the only one who thinks X-Men: First Class is a love story. No less...– Is ‘X-Men: First Class’ the Love Story of Professor X and Magneto? | | AlterNet I wrote 1500 words about the “love that dare not speak its name” between Magneto and Professor X. Fanboys are probably burning me in effigy, but deep down they know I’m right. Also, there are spoilers, so see the...
In our panel, we discussed a cultural phenomenon known as the ‘post-gay’ identity, an identity that assumes that the ‘gay community’ has moved ‘beyond the closet,’ therefore making race, class, and gender equity that much more accessible. Post-gay sort of assumes that because we’re living in a society that’s becoming slowly but steadily more tolerant toward gays and lesbians, we have no more...
I do not love you as if you were salt-rose or topaz, or the arrow of carnations...– Pablo Neruda (Sonnet XVII)
12 Things That The Mainstream Media Is Being Quiet... →
broadcloth: terrorofexistence: The following are 12 things that the mainstream media is being strangely quiet about right now…. #1 The crisis at the Fort Calhoun nuclear facility in Nebraska has received almost no attention in the national mainstream media. #2 Most Americans are aware that the U.S. is involved in wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya. However, the truth is that the U.S....
Would You Buy Hipster Animal Prints?
hipster-animals: How interested and likely would you be to buy individual Hipster Animal prints for home and off-line amusement? Full-color giclée* on watercolor paper. 10 x 14”-ish. Signed. Likely to be around $20 + shipping. (If you ordered 3 at once I’d include a doodle/sketch or other worthless prize.) Read More
15. William Faulkner on Ernest Hemingway: “He has never been known to use a word...– The 30 Harshest Author-on-Author Insults Loving all the Hemingway hate.