No hell for people who constantly sin? Really?

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If there is no hell, then what happens to people who sin constantly and live their lives however they want? [Read more...]

Combating the downward pull of Christian negativity

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Wherein I answer a couple of letters from mothers of LGBT kids. [Read more...]

Spencer Tracy’s awesome argument for gay marriage

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“You can try to ignore those people, or you can feel sorry for them and for their prejudices and their bigotry and their blind hatreds and stupid fears.” [Read more...]

Heard the news? Gay people don’t exist!

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Problem solved! [Read more...]

All there is to say about Ferguson

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The revolution will be live. [Read more...]

Anti-gay Christians convening today. What are they hiding?

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“You are associating your name—your honor, your integrity, your reputation, your entire relationship to morality—with a group at some level so ashamed of what it is and what it stands for that it can barely bring itself to whisper the entire reason for its existence.” [Read more...]

Vicky Beeching and the “sin” of being gay

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“Right-wing pastors preaching that gay people are going to hell because God blah blah Jesus blah blah the Bible blah blah enemy genitals.” [Read more...]

Book giveaway: “Moonlight Sonata at the Mayo Clinic” by Nora Gallagher

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There’s just a lot of things I’m more comfortable talking about in the newsletter than I am anywhere else. That’s why I write it. [Read more...]

Let’s let Robin Williams rest now

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Yesterday at the gym I was watching television because you can’t be on any elliptical machine at my vast modern gym that doesn’t face a TV screen, since God forbid we have any single freakin’ moment in our lives in which we’re not being advertised to. . . . [Read more...]

What is there to say about the evil of ISIS?

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What’s happening right now with ISIS in Iraq is so terrifying and demoralizing that I find viscerally repelling the idea of writing a blog post about anything else. But when you’re faced with pure evil, what is there to say? May America’s intervention stop the evil cruelties being perpetrated by ISIS, and … and let’s [Read More...]


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