2 October, 2009

Bones: The Plain in the Prodigy

2 October, 2009 // 10 Comments

Hey, who else spotted the ableist language in this week’s Bones? Because I did! This week, Bones went to Amish country, and a lot of very interesting issues were brought up. The first was teen sexuality, as a running B plot. It was nice, first ...

One Of My Best Friends Is…

2 October, 2009 // 4 Comments

It’s supposed to be the triumphal moment in the argument. Backed into a bit of a corner, the person in the wrong finally musters the argument-killing blow: “Well, one of my best friends is [a member of a minority group], and ou ...

This Is My Body That You Are Talking About

2 October, 2009 // 29 Comments

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, in case you’ve been wondering why the world around you suddenly went pink. Now, I happen to think that breast cancer awareness is a very good thing, and that educating people about breast cancer and ...

Sunny Buttocks

2 October, 2009 // 0 Comments

The industry is running scared. Evidently millions are being spent to fight health care reform, with six lobbyists for every congressperson. Seriously, how can single payer advocates compete with that? Is concierge medicine an option for health care ...