Just found out that it is "Write to Marry" Day (via veronicaeye on Twitter). Senator Dianne Feinstein says Vote No on 8, because Prop 8 is essentially about discrimination, and we must always say no to discrimination. I agree with Dianne---this proposition is a complete non-starter for me. I voted yesterday (down at the LA… Continue reading Write to Marry, No on H8te
Links of interest: The Anchorage Daily News endorses Obama for president. Here in California, there's a proposition on the ballot that would amend California's constitution to make same-sex marriage illegal. There was a Yes on 8 rally in Camarillo, CA yesterday. You can read about it (beautifully written by a No on 8 supporter) right… Continue reading Potpourri 2
The Good Fight I am doing battle in my dreams every night. High on a tower toppled perched, not yet fallen; about to fall My job is to scramble down without upsetting the balance. My job is to fight off the intruder who calmly enters the bedroom. Says I want you. Last night the innocents… Continue reading The Good Fight
Via @AlizaSherman on Twitter. Also, that whole Ashley Todd story, the "bad man grabbed my money, saw my McCain sticker, and carved a "B" on my face" thing? A total hoax. Cajun Boy has the story here. Did anyone else notice the B is backwards? Like it was done in a mirror??
One of my favorite comedy bits is from "A Fish Called Wanda" (which is full of greatness, by the way). Looking into the empty safe where the loot is supposed to be, Otto (played by Kevin Klein) says, "Disappointed!" To refresh your memory, here's The Best of Otto - the bit I'm talking about is… Continue reading Disappointed
Happy Birthday to The Scout: The Scout is still in Arkansas with all his sibs (five kids total in Scout's family). Today they are discussing future plans with The Scout's mom, Meg. A guy who is a specialist in later-in-life issues will be there to facilitate (happens to be a pastor in the church The… Continue reading Potpourri