Monthly Archives: August 2013

Check your Christian Privilege here!

Excellent, solid, nonaggressive & thought-provoking list. #33 the real zinger. “30+ Examples of Christian Privilege” Advertisements

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Fucking hilarious

Sadly, this is concept-only, but WHAT A CONCEPT. I am happy to discover this clever artist and his cosplay/glamour/alt-fashion photography. Found through Jezebel story (with commentary)

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Thinker of the day

Quote I ran into today: You don’t have to be pretty. You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers, especially not to random men on the street. You don’t owe it to your mother, … Continue reading

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Say my name! (…or don’t, doesn’t mean very much to me anyway)

Just officially confirmed with the Social Security Administration what I’ve unofficially suspected for years: “Amy” was among the *top 5 most common* girls’ names for the entire ’70s. I once counted all the Amys of my personal acquaintance in high … Continue reading

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Rufus Jones for President!

Attention vintage/jazz fans and any friend interested in cultural studies! Last night, I attended a screening of pre-Code film clips, which included licentious & insensitive material galore… before the Motion Picture Production Code was mandated, they got up to some … Continue reading

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Need advice? Want a recommendation? Generally prefer secret-type communications? Email me!

I figured out a route for folks to contact me with exactly the amount of privacy they desire — without having to be WordPress members (which commenting usually requires) or having comments viewable by all. I’m not saying I’m super … Continue reading

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