gender, glbt, identity, love, sexuality, TLS, tv

Calpurnia is a genus, or Calpernia is a genius. You decide.

So last night was the premiere of Logo's Transamerican Love Story, featuring Calpernia Addams as the eligible bachelorette. Ok, first let me just say: how cool is it that she commented on my last blog entry about this?!Right, now on to a quick review and recap of the show:The format of the first episode of… Continue reading Calpurnia is a genus, or Calpernia is a genius. You decide.

feminism, gah, gender, sexism, tv, useless observation

monday afternoon quarterbacking: the commercials

Someone recently left a comment here that consisted solely of an Oscar Wilde quote: It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take themselves seriously. Apparently, it's a problem I have, taking myself (and the world around me) too seriously. Well, whatever, because I'm about to do it again:I… Continue reading monday afternoon quarterbacking: the commercials

gender, glbt, Jacob, tv

oh boy.

I don't even know what to say about this:This clip, from The View, is about 6 minutes long. The conversation topic this time is transgendered children. Whoopi Goldberg kicks off the conversation by quoting some statistic that a larger percentage of boys are now receiving toy kitchens to play with - which, I agree with… Continue reading oh boy.