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The God from the Machine – Why Being Transgender is Incompatible with Religion

Two of the worst pieces of advice I’ve ever been given both came from members of the Christian clergy.  The two events were twenty years apart, and both nuggets of guidance were offered without any solicitation from me.  4,014 more words


Winning gold in Olympic yawning

The Olympic Games is one of the most boring and futile spectacles yet invented by humans, so the approach of the last day will bring no dismay. 659 more words


Running for Good with Eddie Izzard

Several years ago comedian Eddie Izzard trained for only five weeks and then set off to run over 40 marathons in a little more than 50 days. 429 more words


Man 'attacked by gay men for hurling homophobic abuse at Eddie Izzard'

A man accused of hurling homophobic abuse at comedian Eddie Izzard claims he was beaten up by two gay men in a revenge attack.

Jamie Penny, 24, who appeared in court charged with two counts of using threatening and abusive words or behaviour, ranted at journalists during an expletive-ridden court hearing. 419 more words


Eddie Izzard Explains Dressage

Given the focus on dressage this week, I couldn’t resist posting this. I may have posted it before, but it’s so funny that it’s worth watching again.


Stephen Frears' 'Victoria And Abdul' Adds Ali Fazal And Eddie Izzard; Working Title-BBC Co-Pro, Focus Co-Fi And Distributing

EXCLUSIVE: Bollywood actor Ali Fazal (Happy Bhaag Jayegi, Furious 7) has boarded Stephen Frears’ Victoria and Abdul opposite the previously announced Judi Dench in the Working Title-BBC-Focus Features pic… 324 more words


Grilled Pork, Quinoa, and Eddie Izzard

Sometimes it’s good to be lucky.  I was scrolling through Facebook, as you do, and saw something about Eddie Izzard coming to New Hampshire.  I thought I wasn’t reading that right as why would someone who did Wembley do a small theatre?   317 more words