Category Archives: Popular Culture

Conan O’Brien Refused to Book Sarah Palin

Monday, November 22, 2010 Everyone knows Conan O’Brien enjoyed a contentious relationship with NBC. Conan stood up to NBC in a number of ways during his stint at the Tonight Show. But one of the more interesting examples centered around … Continue reading

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Gay Soldiers Affected by DADT Escort Lady Gaga to VMAs

Monday, September 13, 2010 Lady Gaga made an epic appearance last night at MTV’s Video Music Awards show. The passionate gay rights advocate arrived wearing a dress designed by the late Alexander McQueen that surely made even Cher smile. But … Continue reading

Posted in Don't Ask Don't Tell, LGBT, Military, News, Popular Culture, President Barack Obama | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

Academy Awards ‘In Memorium’ Snubs

Monday. March 8, 2010 Yeah, I know. I don’t comment on the Academy Awards, this primarily being a political blog but this really annoyed me so I couldn’t let it go. Why did the Academy Awards ‘In Memorium’ segment ignore … Continue reading

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Art Clokey, Creator of Gumby, Has Died

Saturday, January 9, 2010 Art Clokey, the creator of the whimsical clay figure Gumby, died in his sleep Friday at his home in Los Osos, CA. Clokey invented Gumby in the early 1950s at their Covina home shortly after Art … Continue reading

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Schadenfreude Brought to You by Britney Spears

Wednesday, December 30, 2009 Now that George W. Bush is no longer president and and able to provide his unique schadenfreude, my attention has shifted to America’s favorite pop tart, Britney Spears, and Brit-Brit doesn’t disappoint. As 2009 draws to … Continue reading

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Gay Porn Site Offers Levi Johnston $100,000 for Hand-on-Peen Photo-Op

Monday, December 7, 2009 Well, this didn’t take long and it’s exactly what I predicted would happen. Levi Johnston, the Prince of Wasilla, and sperm donor of Sarah Palin’s grandson, received a $100,000 business proposition by Corbin Fisher, one of … Continue reading

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ABC’s War on Adam Lambert Continues

Thursday, December 3, 2009 President Obama has the Afghanistan war and ABC has its war against American Idol’s second place winner, the openly gay, Adam Lambert. The Disney-owned network has canceled yet another Adam Lambert appearance, this time on “Jimmy … Continue reading

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