Michigan High school strips transgender teen of homecoming king title
because he’s still registered as a girl.
Raeka sends the below:
Some UK study was done showing a correlation between mothers getting jobs and childhood obesity. It mostly pissed me off because it made it sound like the mothers’ faults for going out working (why can’t the dads stay home and cook?) and didn’t seem to draw any lines between ‘mother working because poor, therefore mother unable to afford decent quality food or sports/extracurricular activities’.
From Dom Camus: The Network for Surviving Stalking is collecting information on cyber-stalking.
From NijiReiki: Tracy Anderson’s got a buttload of opinions on making your booty teeny-tiny.
…The FBI searched the homes of antiwar activists because of their terrorist associations.
This commercial made me cry. :-/ Not only does domestic violence not stop, but you never unlearn that flinch.
ANYWAYS, here’s what’s left of HP Lovecraft’s commercial work for the delicious Whitman’s samplers.
From Nicky P.:
Monster High is a line of fashion dolls/merchandise aimed at children, with the gimmick beingthat each of the characters is the offspring of a famous movie monster, i.e. there’s a character called Frankie Stein, a werewolf girl, a mummy girl, and so on.
Despite this, in my opinion, interesting and somewhat original
premise, the animated shorts produced for these characters are
well…Please take a look:
When I first saw this, before I was acquainted with the series’
legitimacy, I was under the impression that this short was a parody of
all things wrong and ridiculous about entertainment media aimed at
But this is totally for real…
DUDE! THAT SUCKS. But these dolls? They rule. <3
Uhhhhhhhhhh wtf, over? Oh, right, history doesn’t matter if it’s about brown people. My b.
Latina has an article up about brownface.
Hey, geeky girls perusing this site! Give yourselves a big pat on the back. You’ve taken an all important first step in bagging yourself a geeky dude.
MI Assistant Attorney General targets/harasses gay college student using…. the internet. Cyberbullying: not just for high-schoolers anymore.
Seriously, though, the conservative movement in the US needs to think about who’s representing it and what kind of childish, immature, and just WOW tactics they think are a good idea. The group that took down ACORN wanted to attack a CNN reporter using boats, sex toys, and lies. I mean come on! CNN and you are on the same side!
CONGRATS TO JESSIE LITTLE DOE BAIRD!!! She got a MacArthur fellowship to fund her work reviving the Wampanoag language.
The real impact of the food stamp cuts — no pasta, canned veggies, or joy for you! :-/ Seriously, though? I thought we were trying to end hunger not overload the poor with low quantities of shitty food.
Does anyone know anything about Monsters, the new SF/horror movie? Looks like it’ll fail the Bechdel but might have some interesting things to say about aliens and immigration.
Bullying now knows no geographic boundary: the sad case of Tyler Clementi.
The We Got Your Back project makes central the voices of queer POC