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Near-Death Wish (Notes)

  • The Clippie Awards: rewarding the “most promising delivery boys.” Obviously a local ceremony, one has to wonder what organization does this since it involves both children and adults.
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Media Reviews

From 12-27-17

Two straight adult females questioned me about bisexuality for over an hour (I can be a patient person.), completely baffled by the concept of someone being attracted to people regardless of gender. 26 more words

The Bots and the Bees (Notes)

  • Elsewhere in my notes to this show, I have already talked extensively about what purpose self-reproducing robots could have to the future. During those previous examinations, I mused many things from working-class substitution to cannibalization re:soylent green.
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Animation

“WE ARE ALL IN OUR PRIVATE TRAPS”: TRANSPHOBIA IN HITCHCOCK’S PSYCHO

One of Alfred Hitchcock’s most well-known movies, Psycho (1960) continues to instigate debate and academic scholarship. While this movie was the precursor of many trends, such as the slasher horror genre, it has not escaped controversy. 4,597 more words

Winter 2018

Cinderella by Default: Queering the Narrative

I’m taking an American Sign Language class right now. I’ve always thought it would be cool to learn ASL, but in the past several years it has become especially pertinent, because I now have a family member who uses some ASL, due to being autistic and mostly non-verbal. 1,184 more words

LGBTQIA

Let Your Pride Flag Fly

All of us who are openly gay are living and writing the history of our movement. We are no more – and no less – heroic than the suffragists and abolitionists of the 19th century; and the labor organizers, Freedom Riders, Stonewall demonstrators, and environmentalists of the 20th century.

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Mental Illness FTW