March 19, 2007

What's Dan Savage's problem?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2007 | 9:38 PM | comments

I mean seriously. Last week Dan got all worked up over this Garrison Keillor column on Salon, which was a Stephen Colbert-esque satire on the religious right's 1950's nostalgia. I explained it at length and ruined the joke here. Now...Read More

The negatives just keep piling up

Filed by Bil Browning | March 19, 2007 | 9:26 PM | comments

Today's Indianapolis Star has an article by Bill Ruthhart that profiles Indiana University music professor Peter Burkholder. Burkholder is the author of the most widely used music history textbook in the nation and is internationally known and regarded. But why...Read More

Lily Tomlin goes ballistic

Filed by Bil Browning | March 19, 2007 | 9:17 PM | comments

I always thought Lily Tomlin had a tough-as-nails side. This clip caught on tape during the filming of I Heart Huckabees shows a serious rumble between Lily and director David O. Russell. Man, she can cuss! [ED NOTE] The video...Read More

Peter Pace on Immorality: Leonard Pitts takes aim

Filed by Don Sherfick | March 19, 2007 | 3:39 PM | comments

If you haven't seen Miami Herold syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts' reply to General Pace's statement on immorality, this is a must read. He certainly can spot true immorality when he sees it....Read More

Mom, Dad, I'm a Trekkie

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2007 | 2:54 PM | comments

365gay has a great article up about an upcoming episode of Star Trek with a gay couple. There isn't currently a Star Trek on TV; it's going to be produced and released online from a fan-run site called Star Trek:...Read More

Open Thread

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2007 | 2:39 PM | comments

OK, I have my list of things that I oughtta be posting about that overflowed from last week to this one, and a few new things happened over the weekend (I don't blog anymore on weekends except for the Qomics)....Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | March 19, 2007 | 6:07 AM | comments

"Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people." -- Oscar Wilde...Read More