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The Awesome Subverivness Of Glee

Glee makes me cry. Not because it’s so great or moving, and not that it isn’t. It’s Kurt. Or, more to the point, the complexity and truthfulness of Kurt as a gay teen, the reaction around him, and the subtle ways the show teaches it’s world how to react to him. 614 more words


Nell Zink--"Make Me Live" (Harper's, March 2015)

: RHEOSTATICS-Ted’s Wrecking Yard Toronto, ON, (March 25, 2000).

This was the sixth and final night of Green Sprouts Music Week–the band’s annual residency at Ted’s Wrecking Yard.  1,092 more words

Canadian Music

Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertall

Simon is being blackmailed by Martin, the class clown. It seems that Simon was indiscreet enough to email his virtual boyfriend, Blue, from the library computers and forgot to log out. 315 more words


The Messy Tidbits of a Picture-Perfect Life: Change can be hard

Pillow talk is a powerful thing…and because of it, you never know what makes a particular relationship tick. Even when two people seem an unlikely pair…its best to not question because their pillow talk is something you’ll never understand unless you are involved in it. 653 more words


Julie Maroh--Blue is the Warmest Color (2010) [translated 2013]

SOUNDTRACK: LAIBACH-Sympathy for the Devil (1988).

After recording Let It Be, Laibach decided to tackle another sacred cow–the Rolling Stones’ “Sympathy for the Devil.”  “Sympathy” is my favorite Rolling Stones’ songs and even so, I love this incredibly different version of that song. 1,290 more words


The Messy Tidbits of a Picture-Perfect Life: Trailblazers

On a gorgeous September 27th day, before a small group of almost 70 friends and family, on a roof-top garden in New York City, we stood and got married. 502 more words


The Messy Tidbits of a Picture-Perfect Life: No Shortcuts

Let me get straight to the point…

Of all the things I do with my children, the thing I hate the most is having to sit down and teach them something. 687 more words