Posts tagged "Gay Rights"

An open letter to my nephew who "came out" on New Year's Day

Thursday morning, New Year’s morning, a day inherently of new beginnings, my teenage nephew “came out”  to his father. This was undoubtedly after years of internal struggle and anxiety, culminating in a recent inpatient hospitalization for depression. He told me his coming out was partly motivated by the story of Leelah Alcorn , the teenager... Read more »

Obama's Second Inaugural Address, and my Evolving Tears of Joy

On Election Night, when-in spite of the supposed worst performance in the history of human debates, and in stubborn defiance of the “likely voter” model of Rasmussen and Gallup, not to mention the prognostication of Ann Coulter and Dick Morris-Barack Obama was officially declared the winner of Ohio, and in effect the Presidency, I cried. I... Read more »

How the GOP Convention stage should look (PICTURE)

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Michele Bachmann: ‘I am not here to be anybody’s judge’

CNN host Piers Morgan had a heated exchange with guest Michele Bachmann this week, with the former  Presidential candidate calling Morgan “rude” for suggesting that she was judgmental. During the interview, Morgan replayed a clip of his interview with former actor and current lunatic/bigot, Kirk Cameron, who called same-sex marriage “unnatural” and “ultimately destructive.” “Do... Read more »

GOP: If gays & birth control don't destroy the US, Iran or Obama's war on religion will. AKA-The Economy is Improving

On Tuesday, the Dow Jones industrial average, fueled by optimism that the economic recovery is finally for real, crossed 13,000 for the first time since May 2008. Naturally, such encouraging economic news couldn’t help but make GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum, think of President Obama’s former Pastor-the Reverend Jeremiah Wright, and in the process, yet again... Read more »

Rick Santorum's Bible is misogynistic, perverse and dangerous

Rick Santorum's Bible is misogynistic, perverse and dangerous
In a speech to Tea Party conservatives on Saturday in Columbus, Ohio, Rick Santorum claimed President Obama’s policies are not ‘based on the Bible’ but rather ‘some phony theology’. In other words, Rick Santorum is suggesting-as a criticism mind you- that in the year 2012, the policies of the President of the United States are... Read more »
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‘Spreading Romney’ Topping Google Search

‘Spreading Romney’ Topping Google Search
Sure, when it comes to being the front-runner for the GOP nomination for President, Rick Santorum may be hot on Mitt Romney‘s gaffe riddled trail, but when it comes to the all important matter of satirical, feces based neologisms, let‘s just say ‘shits changin’. See, before Rick Santorum was pissing sane, tolerant people off being... Read more »

Awesome picture from one of those crazy anti-gay rallies

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The GOP: A Case Study of Bipolar Disorder with Psychotic Features

The GOP: A Case Study of Bipolar Disorder with Psychotic Features
Problem/Symptomatology: 157 Year Old Political Party, presents with worsening symptoms of Bipolar Disorder with Psychotic Features. Patient (Pt) recently went through period of elevated mood  (Mania), during which delusions of grandeur were prevalent (e.g. widespread megalomania,  God had chosen Michele Bachmann to run for President ). During such Manic Episodes , Patient has been known to... Read more »
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GOP Debate Crowd Stays Classy, Boos Gay Soldier

You can always count on the GOP Presidential Debates for a “Wait…did that just happen?” moment. We’ve already seen a debate crowd become sexually aroused over capital punishment. Then there was the sadistic, emphatic call for death regarding   a  hypothetical 30 year old man who is dying but uninsured. Then came yesterday. When candidate, “wait who’s... Read more »
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