Not a lot of time today for blogging, so I'll throw out these random links to websites I've saved in my favorites under "Blogworthy." Enjoy.
Adventures of an International Male
For almost 30 years a curious clothing catalog has sold ruffled pirate shirts, pink sleeveless suits, and sequined black capes to a seemingly invisible public. What's it like to go through life in a mesh top? Andrew Goldman treks from the stands at Yankee Stadium to the banquettes at the Four Seasons to investigate life as the ultimate fashion victim.
Homophobic 'humor' is too widespread in kids' media
A Chicago Tribune special report on how harmful all the recent gay jokes can be.
Arab gays face hormone treatment, prison
MSNBC article: UAE mulls punishment against dozens arrested at mass gay wedding.
The Great Lie
The very day financier Nicholas Dunn is to become a billonaire, he is forced to face the truth about the painful toll his pursuit of money and power exacts on the world around him. His wake up call comes when the very core of his belief system is challenged, then completely destroyed by all the known and unknown forces in his life. The crisis of conscience that follows is Nicholas' struggle to understand the story of our culture - and how the possibility of a new story could save us from ourselves. This 27 minute short film is extraordinary.