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August 3, 2007

Honoring a thug

August 3, 2007 // 4 Comments

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The Southern Christian Leadership Conference is doing the NAACP one better — it plans not only to defend Michael Vick, but to honor him. “It’s the first annual SCLC Award for … outstanding achievement in … the field of [...]

“Many colors in the homo rainbow”

August 3, 2007 // 1 Comment

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And here I thought GLBT was too inclusive a term (no offense to my tranny brothers, sisters and undecideds, but I think our battles should be waged separately). Now comes word the University of Michigan Office of Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and [...]

An unconventional tribute to Bergman

August 3, 2007 // 0 Comments

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Enjoy this short parody — featuring a cigar-smoking Madeline Kahn — of some of Ingmar Bergman’s more acclaimed films. To augment his income, the great Swedish director made soap commercials back in the 1950s. They are as bizarre as [...]