Signal Boost: Check out this kick ass film
“Girlfriend” is about a young man with Down Syndrome who falls in love with a single mom. It’s the first US feature to star a Down Syndrome actor. Here’s the trailer: http://justinlerner.com/
Only five of the 29 shortlisted films make it to the next round.They’re up against some pretty intimidating titles which is where you come in. They need your vote! And you can give it to them here: http://www.indiepixfilms.com/
The polyandrous office wife
Interesting book on pregnancy and access.
One good thing came out of CHOGM - they agreed to scrap outdated laws that any prince of the heir to the throne, even one twenty years younger than his sister, is first in line, so now the firstborn in heir regardless of sex. (Let’s not dwell on the principle that, by accident of birth, this girl/boy will become head of state of half the freaking world.)
PS. The monarch can now marry a Catholic. Don’t know which is more antiquated, the no-girls-allowed or the no-Catholics-allowed :p
THIS POEM IS GREAT TOOOO.
The creators of “Once Upon A Time” – this fall’s most woman-centric
show – didn’t want to write damsels in distress because they didn’t
think that was releveant for today or as interesting: “In our minds,
Snow White wields a sword and is more of a bad a** than a damsel in