We go backstage where I meet Brad and Angelina. Brad Pitt smells amazing, like nothing I’ve ever smelled. Eventually we ask what cologne he’s wearing and he tells us, ‘I don’t wear cologne, it’s just my musk I guess.’ I have to choose not to believe him because it would just be unfair to mankind.” […]
In a speech at CPAC today, Oliver North accused Obama of treating service members like “laboratory rats in some radical social experiment” by repealing 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' and said conservatives must fight marriage equality like abolitionists fought slavery, Right...
Ask any writer about the rules he’s heard throughout the years, and he will be able to recite a litany as deeply embedded as the Lord’s Prayer. Show, don’t tell. Write what you know. The first sentence is key. The last sentence is key. All writing is rewriting. No adverbs. No one aside from you finds your dreams interesting. You should never write in the second person.
Someone wanted me to ask you guys to complain about the new format – the things you like and don’t like about it. The reason I went to a front page type of blog is so that I can tell what you’re reading and what you’re skipping over – it’s to make the blog more […]
Things are much different on Kadena U.S. Air Force Base in Okinawa, Japan since 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' was repealed. On Saturday, the base held its first-ever drag fundraiser for Outserve, the Stars and Stripes reports: "...On Saturday, servicemembers here...
For the first time ever, gay and lesbian soldiers perform in drag on a U.S. military installation read more
This is completely inappropriate for a military base. Since the repeal of the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy, U.S. military bases have hosted gay marriage ceremonies and potluck gatherings. But on Saturday, servicemembers here may have...Show More Summary
Many will tell you that Bitcoin stands on shaky legal ground. Senator Joe Manchin, however, believes it's outright dangerous -- to the point that he has sent a letter to regulators asking them to ban the digital currency. There's no regulation, he...
Along with the growing acceptance of gay marriage, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" — the policy that prevented gays and lesbians from serving openly in the military — has been a central part of the LGBT community's fight for equality. Show More Summary
Until I read Robert M. Gates's memoir Duty I considered the former secretary of defense one of the quiet heroes in repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT). But Duty reveals something else: a controlling defense secretary working to saddle...Show More Summary
Ask any Angeleno (or don't and just wait for them internet-comment) and they will tell you there is definitely and clearly an absolute definition for what makes up the Eastside of Los...
Forever yes, surely. (Credit: ForeverNOT) "I give it 12 months," we say, while sitting in a dusty church pew wearing our oversized hat or only clean suit. "Oh, I don't know. She's a bit friendly with the best man, if you ask me. Six months at best," someone will mutter, just before singing a love song specially chosen by the newlyweds. Show More Summary
New from PopCrunch: First, a NyQuil commercial. Now, hitting fans up for money. You don’t take a True Hollywood Story to tell you that Katherine Heigl’s storied career has hit another rough patch. […] This article Why Is Katherine Heigl Asking Fans to Finance Her Next Movie? appeared first on PopCrunch.
"Why Don't We Have a Monogamy App?" Ann Friedman asks in her latest New York magazine story. Yeah. Why don't we? Read more...
Hi, this is Melvin McLeod, editor-in-chief of the Shambhala Sun. I’d like to ask for your help. We’d like to know more about you—who you are, what you like and don’t like in the Sun, what you’d like to see more of. That’s the only way the magazine can improve and serve the Shambhala Sun […]
Don't tell Mom! Actually tell Mom because her daughter is so dang adorable that she should be proud that her little girl has so much joy in her. Jamie P. took his daughter out in his 1000bhp Nissan GT-R and fulfills his daughter's request to drive faster to hilariously delightful results. Show More Summary
Obviously, you don't need us to tell you that it's hard on the Internet for trans and non-binary people, but it's especially annoying when you sign up for a website and "gender" is one of the first things the registration page asks about. Luckily, Facebook's taking a massive step forward by expanding the options available.
A reader writes: If Michael Sam is drafted by a well-coached/managed team, and if he can sack quarterbacks and hard-hit running backs, he’ll be just fine. Remember the handwringing of conservatives when Don’t Ask Don’t Tell ended in 2011? OMG the showers, the showers, the showers – straight guys atremble at the thought of a gay guy […]
Brett Jones discusses the secrecy involved in being a gay Navy SEAL under 'don't ask, don't tell' and the surprising community of support he discovered in the military. Featured Image: read more
WSDOT Bertha, girl, why don't you come around here anymore? I've been asking officials at the Washington State Department of Transportation some basic questions about how far behind the state's deep-bore tunnel project is for weeks—but...Show More Summary