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The absurdity of transgenderism: a stern but necessary critique

by Carlos D. Flores || The Public Discourse

By now we are all undoubtedly familiar with the tragic suicide of Joshua Alcorn, the transgender teenage boy who, in late December, walked onto a freeway with the intention of ending his life. 365 more words


25-I'm glad you're alive

Today, my darling friend, you reach your quarter of a century.  You’ve spent the past 25 years growing, and learning.  You’ve had the lowest of heartaches, and some bright, uplifting moments. 458 more words


A heavyweight history

Nowadays publishers tend to prefer short, compact monographs. The response many aspiring historians get from their publishers is the advice to shorten, shorten, and once more, shorten the manuscript. 1,141 more words

Research Practice

27) April Fools

April 1, 1992

I was at home. The pregnancy test was positive and all I could think about was my father. He told me he’d disown me if I ever got pregnant, as if somehow he knew about my nightly excursions. 588 more words

My X-perience

7 Things You Never Knew About 'She's All That'

If ever you were looking for an indication that the ’90s are back, look no further than the rumored remake of She’s All That.

The Wrap… 714 more words


Reality Bites: Longer Strides

It has been a little less than three weeks since I realized that reality bites and if I did not do something to improve my wellness, I would be heading for a less-than-optimal life — if indeed a life at all. 273 more words

On Being Human

Oldness and Irony and Fiber

I just stayed up til midnight on a weeknight watching “Reality Bites”.  Let’s just call that my midlife crisis and move on.  Okey dokey.  Glad I got that over with. 556 more words

Because Boys