The Republic of T.

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

May 22, 2015
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Wingnut Week In Review: Duggar Family Values Edition

Wingnut Week In Review: Duggar Family Values Edition This week, two right-winger who portrayed themselves as exemplars of virtue, and regularly lectured Americans on “family values,” proved to be far from “pure” themselves. Until this week, Josh Duggar was a … Continue reading

September 24, 2014
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Anger Is Still A Privilege in “Post-Racial” America

The New York Times caught hell for an article characterizing television producer Shonda Rhimes as an “angry black woman,” but anger is still privileged in “post-racial” America. The only thing more shocking than Alessandra Stanley’s New York Times article that … Continue reading

November 7, 2012
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The Fox Meltdown

I’ll have more to say about the election results later. But I wanted to share this. I didn’t watch the returns come in on television last night, because my nerves just couldn’t take it — especially with marriage equailty in … Continue reading

May 25, 2011
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Too Big To Tell: An Epic Without Heroes

[pro-player width=’400′ height=’380′]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HtUQmRZMCYU[/pro-player] I won’t watch a movie if I’ve missed the beginning, and I hate missing endings so much that I won’t start watching a movie I can’t see through to the end. As a writer, the beginning and … Continue reading

April 22, 2009
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Greyness Falls

Grey is the color of ghosts. Grey is the color of a dead garden. Grey is not darkness. It is the color of not-quite-dark, of just-enough-but-not-enough; just enough light to see the edges of your world, but not enough enough … Continue reading