We’ll never learn from each other if we can’t speak without fear we’ll be attacked for saying a word that, for some unspecified reason, at some unspecified time, and from some unspecified arbitrator, was decided unfashionable.
In a single, simple line at the end, Ride is said to be survived by “Tam O’Shaughnessy, her partner of 27 years.” That was it. No big magazine cover. No revelation on Oprah. No scandal. No controversy. No politics. Just love.
My earliest memory of Eminem is from the sixth grade, where an older girl played me his Slim Shady LP in our bunk beds at space camp. (I go hard, guys.)
Phones, these incredible devices that hold so much potential to create connections between humans through exchanges, too often create distance. I wonder what Alexander Graham Bell would have thought of that.
Networks take note and send me a cut if you use my ideas!! Or at least a t-shirt…I don’t know.
I am a huge fan of drag for many reasons; first and foremost being that it is an extremely important form of performance art.
78% of gay teens are bullied or teased. Some skip school to avoid it. Some drop out. Some of them commit suicide, or are killed. It’s a mess. So how does Ellen Page coming out affect any of that?
“Women who had the audacity to wear pants in the workplace was unheard of. I hope to be a trailblazer in a similar way. If we live in a world where only women can express masculinity and where man can’t express femininity then we don’t have gender equality.”
Do you think it’s cute to speak like a high-school student while expounding all the social-justice rhetoric they brainwashed you with in college?
I am sorry for everyone alive right now and suffering. I am sorry for the gentle souls, I am sorry for the humane humans that fight their battles and the battles of others in hopes to make this world a better place.