The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

August 14, 2013
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A World Of Hurt: Gay Bashing Beyond Russia

WARNING: THIS POST INCLUDES IMAGES AND VIDEOS THAT SOME MAY FIND DISTURBING, DEPICTING VIOLENCE AGAINST LGBT PERSONS. The last several days have seen a flood of headlines about Russia’s anti-gay law, the potential consequences for Olympic athletes, and report of … Continue reading

March 14, 2012
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Somebody Had To Say It

John Steward did. The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook This illustrates one of the many reasons I love the guy.

June 7, 2011
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What a Dick.

Well, shit. Turns out it was Anthony’s weaner. [pro-player width=’400′ height=’380]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQFENNjRJg0[/pro-player] Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York said today he has engaged in “several inappropriate” electronic relationships with six women over three years, and that he publicly lied about a … Continue reading

June 1, 2011
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Weinergate Wags the World

Surreal is such an overused word, but I’m hard pressed to find one that adequately espresses the effect of “Weinergate.” There are so few synonyms for it, that perhaps it’s not the right word. [pro-player playlist=’bottom’ width=’400′ height=’550′]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zy5a6MdyX9c,http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6JXptRdBX4,http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ris7kWRonW8,[/pro-player] A lewd … Continue reading

September 24, 2009
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As Pretty Does

I confess. John Edwards was, for me, very hard to resist. The man had qualities, personal and political, that I found hard to resist. That he was willing to talk openly about poverty and inject the subject into our political … Continue reading