Apr 5, 2013 anne77 commented on Today In the East Carolinian.
Stupidity this profound is its own punishment.
Mar 27, 2013 anne77 commented on The Tough Questions in the Supreme Court's Prop. 8 Case, and What They Mean.
The pretty obvious answer to "when did the prohibition on gay marriage become unconstitutional?" is July, 1868, when the 14th amendment was ratified.
Dec 17, 2012 anne77 commented on Meanwhile in Afghanistan.
How many kids were killed on that playground in Syria last month? Oh but they didn't look like our kids, so that wasn't neary as tragic.
Aug 30, 2012 anne77 commented on Apparently We've Got the Whole Catholic-Sex-Abuse Scandal Thing Backwards.
Wait? Sex between consenting adults of the same gender = bad. Priests fucking teenage boys = no big deal?
Jul 13, 2012 anne77 commented on I, Anonymous.
All the left turns at that intersection are protected left turns. Don't jaywalk with your baby.
May 5, 2012 anne77 commented on Confidential to NOM's Brian Brown: You're On, Motherfucker.
@41, seems like a reasonable compromise re: proceeds (after any incurred expenses such as venue and security) would be for Dan and NOMnuts to agree on a worthy local charity not related to the issue. Food Lifeline or something.
Apr 29, 2012 anne77 commented on The Memorial for Nicole Westbrook.
@6 Yes, I'd even feel sympathy for you and your loved ones (if you have any, wouldn't be surprised if you don't) if you were the victim of random, or even intentional violence that took your life. World would probably be a better place afterward, but I'd still have sympathy.
Apr 26, 2012 anne77 commented on SL Letter of the Day: Help An Arsehole Out, Would Ya?.
Five bucks says Dumbass's wife also reads Dan Savage and now knows exactly what an arsehole she's married to.
Mar 28, 2012 anne77 commented on Hey, Look! Someone Who Is Not Traditionally Attractive Is Good at Something!.
Um, put him in a tux and do something about that hair, and he doesn't look all that different than at least 30% of the population of male operatic singers. Good on him for his performance, but it wouldn't surprise people if he didn't look like such a slob.
Mar 28, 2012 anne77 commented on Text from South Lake Union.
Dear @2, I cordially invite you to read a Sherman Alexie novel, short story, or poem. Really, there's no excuse for not having done so already.