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My acquaintance, Lois Bromfield, is an American stand-up commedian, now living in Berlin. She's also the film director and star of the short classic, "Sorority Girls From Hell" (see link, below--you may just die laughing.)
Her newest creation, a web-based series about to take flight, is the gro… Read full post »
I'm pleased that the Obama Administration had the foresight to think through the legal implications of targeting and killing Anwar al-Awlaki, the American-born Yemini terrorist; I'm pleased, too, that the man's gone. While he was an American citizen, he… Read full post »
Kansas has always had three resonances for me:
. the old saw, Kansas Is Flat As A Pancake (flatter, really--university topographers proved it in '03),
&nb… Read full post »
The venerable mouthpiece of the British Association of Dietary Supplementers, 'The Archives of Daily Pills and Anvils' has released a study this week that both women and men, if not most genders, may well find alarming. After intergenerational testing of dietary supple… Read full post »
Consider, now, the difference between
&nbs… Read full post »
The mid-60s saw legal precedent made when the Court supported Des Moines high school student Mary Beth Tinker who wore a black arm band to school as her protest against the useless and vicious Vietnam carnage. The Court, in overturning her suspensio… Read full post »
How culpable for the slaughter of innocents is a man who, while he may never have pulled a trigger on a death camp Jew, who may never have himself marched a Jew into the chamber, nonetheless stood guard as others did? How important is it for organizations such as… Read full post »
Several months back I wrote a lengthy piece for Nikki Stern's www.doesthismakesense.com on the self-styled Intactivist Movement and its effort to place on the ballots in San Mateo and San Francisco referendae that it hoped would ban circumcision in those jurisdictions.… Read full post »
This is a poignant statement about why all of us, straight and gay, must, for the sake of decency and human rights, work daily in the best ways that are available to us, for full legal equality.
What I know is this: individual attitudes change over time more productively and more… Read full post »
What's the most commonly prescribed drug for women?
Take a moment.
I Dreamed I Saw Joe Hill Last Night,
Alive As You Or Me,
Said I, "But Joe, You're Ten Years Dead!"
"I Never Died," Said He. "I Never Died," Said He.
If you're tempted to be pleased with the Saudi king's decision to allow women to vote in local elections in 2015--I suppose there's time for Saudi men to swallow the news without choking--you should bear three ideas in mind.
I've said here that Israel can do nothing to make life better for the Near East's poorer Muslims as long as the Muslim states and other political entities continue their repression of women and deny themselves their economic punch in the marketplace.… Read full post »
Jeremiah; Jesus Read full post »
As anyone familiar with independent schools knows, it isn't uncommon for their young women, when in groups, to hold hands in public whether or not they're gay. When, last spring, Simsbury, Connecticut Masters School junior, Rachel Avil… Read full post »
I suppose it's rather unfair but over the years I've semi-consciously developed standards by which I can comfortably assign the designation "terrorist organization" to groups of people who'd prefer to see me (and many, many others) dead. Suicide bombings, for… Read full post »
Takes no special courage,
confers no uncommon merit
railing against the Penalty
cases such as his,
or to say it ought not apply
in cases so evidence-poor,
and yet stand mute in those
such as that of hate-filled and brutal
Texas white-supr… Read full post »
Media-sponsored Kiddie Contests always have an acrid flavor to them but this at-best deeply strange display may be the most cynical ever.
The Somali group, Shabab, Somalia's largest, most repressive and best-funded terroris… Read full post »
William Golding is 100 today. He was born today. His sad, sad, too-honest Gift to us is, today, eternal.
For you who understood small Simon's mute and tortured voice and pounding brain and pounded heart as he spun among … Read full post »
when her doc says no knee sprain she says … Read full post »
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