Ex-Ex-Gays Speak Out

We laughed when we were told Ted Haggard was “cured” of his gayness after three weeks because the idea of a gay person magically turning straight (through “counseling,” no less) is ludicrous. It’s not always a laughing matter. A lot of gay people, out of fear that there is something wrong with them, try to [Read More...]

7/7/7 Means Nothing

There’s a mass rush of weddings that will be taking place on July 7th, 2007. 7/7/7. And to the brides and grooms who were scrambling to book a church or hall for that date years ago, and to those who are now doing the same for 8/8/8, let me just take a breath and say [Read More...]

Blog Against Theocracy, July 1-4

There’s a blogswarm coming. You are invited to Blog Against Theocracy early next week. It’s a chance for everyone to write about separation of state and church and how that is indeed patriotic. For more information go here (details on how to send them your blog post links are coming shortly). If you want some [Read More...]

Baby vs. Snake

I’m not a big fan of tradition. I’m also not a big fan of snakes. I am a fan of dead baby jokes. So you would think I’d be conflicted about this video… (warning: it’s graphic): Makes you want to vomit, doesn’t it? It’s appalling. Disturbing. Dangerous. Forget tradition; these parents need to be locked [Read More...]

Eight Things About Me

That meme got to me. The rules: We have to post these rules before we give you the facts. Players start with eight random facts/habits about themselves. People who are tagged need to write their own blog about their eight things and post these rules. At the end of your blog post, you need to [Read More...]