Category Archives: Politics

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Caitlyn Jenner

I’ve been meaning to write about the Jenner interview with Diane Sawyer ever since it first aired. I even watched it again to make sure I didn’t miss anything that I’d want to mention here when I did get around … Continue reading

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Michelle Duggar in Anti-Transgender Robo Call

This is really sad. And, I think a perfect example of how a certain interpretation of a 2,000 year old book can skew someone to view something as a “sin” or deviant. “Reality” TV “star” and perpetual mother, Michelle Duggar, … Continue reading

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And My Vote Goes Too…..

This post has been a very long time coming. You see, I used to be a Republican. Growing up, I felt like I should have been born a girl. But, there was no way I could solve that problem. So, … Continue reading

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Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

I took a week off from blogging because of an incident I might talk about here in a couple of days. I just didn’t feel like writing. But, I wanted to write about my feelings about the end of Don’t … Continue reading

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Why Was This Illegal?

60 Awesome Photos of Gay People Just Married In NY. Great photos. It’s hard not to shed a tear for all of these people. Especially those who have been together for decades. Bonus points if you can find the billionaire … Continue reading

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The Wisconsin Teacher Post. Bring it.

This will undoubtedly make my liberal friends angry at me. Yes, I’m mostly writing this because of what’s happening in Wisconsin. But, I’ve been seeing the same problem bubbling up in my native California over the last several years. It’s … Continue reading

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Something has changed

While I’ll freely admit that what I’m feeling now might be left over from my victory last night, something inside has clearly changed. I’ve often sat on the sidelines while people I have respect have defined me and intimidated me … Continue reading

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