Category: "gay marriage"

Mourning Sally Ride

July 29th, 2012
Ever since I read in astronaut Sally Ride?s obituary that she had been in a committed relationship with Tam O?Shaunessy for twenty-seven years, I?ve wondered how O?Shaunessy must feel now. I don?t know how Ride set up her estate, but… more »

Isn't it cinematic?

February 27th, 2009
I?m wondering?was I the only blogger to watch both the Academy Awards and the president?s prequel State of the Union Address? Two different worlds, of course, but often they conflate in the mind of this electronic onlooker, especially when you… more »

Snake Handling and Other Religious Challenges

December 24th, 2008
I hadn?t meant to write anything about Rick Warren. Really, what?s to say other than it?s depressing to have a homophobe on the national stage at the inauguration of a candidate who has brought hope to so many? Hope to the homophobic was not what… more »