Book Club Review – Dan Savage’s The Commitment

This post was written by a close friend of mine: From the desk of Ann Landers comes this autobiographical tale embodying quintessential American dream – that is to get married, own a house, and raise your child(ren). This premise has been copied throughout history and can be found in books, movies, songs, plays, and virtually … [Read more…]

An Open Letter To Conservatives

“Hypocrisy: a lie in action – the legacy of indecency” From Talking Points Memo comes an Open Letter To Conservatives: “Dear Conservative Americans, The years have not been kind to you. I grew up in a profoundly Republican home, so I can remember when you wore a very different face than the one we see now. … [Read more…]

Vagina Is A Four Letter Word

“It’s really time for us to grow up and discover our vaginas.” -Loretta Swift Kotex has put out a new series of commercials out to advertise a new line of products. They are mocking old tampon commercials. From the New York Times article: Another spot, which will make its debut next month, opens with a … [Read more…]

Food For Thought – Baked Leeks

“And the mixt multitude that was among them fell a lusting: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat? / We remember the fish, which we did eat in Egypt freely; the cucumbers, and the melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick: / … [Read more…]