Category Archives: glbt

In honour of Margaret Cho turning 40 today

… a special video introduction to today’s friday5.org Friday Five: Cho and others in "Proposition 8: the Musical". http://player.ordienetworks.com/flash/fodplayer.swf See more Jack Black videos at Funny or Die 1. When did you last have a mid-day nap?I can’t remember for sure. I tried to have one yesterday because I was still worn out from a super-caffeinated Wednesday, but it didn’t work. I usually only nap if I have a sugar high to work off, and I don’t anticipate that being a problem soon. 2. When…

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Qualifications

Even back before the United States invaded Iraq, some people on the left were pointing out how the current administration wasn’t talking about Osama bin Laden that much. At the time, though, those voices were kind of on the fringes; the nation as a whole was still not far enough removed from the terrible events of 09.11 that it was all too trusting of the administration’s words and actions. It’s only been in the past few years that there has been widespread understanding that overthrowing…

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The things that slide through the news these days

Poll: 70 percent of LGBTs support noninclusive ENDA (Planet Out via Yahoo! News) I don’t know what pisses me off more right now: the fact that there’s so little news coverage of Kucinich introducing Articles of Impeachment against Cheney, or that there’s so little news coverage of the machinations of the ENDA. For all the talk out there about this huge left-wing media conspiracy, the fact that the media is burying stories like these in favour of things like the President of France cozying up…

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