It’s come to this: Simply saying something that might offended someone is unbelievably offensive no matter how true it is or how fucking stupid the offended person is. A bar marquee in Chicago said, “Remember Pearl Harbor with Bombs and Kamikazes.” The bar then apologized to the whole country. MORE»
Ageism, just like racism, sexism, and homophobia, is a form of irrational hatred for other human beings based on innate characteristics.
I type this lying naked on a bed in the air-conditioned guest room of my host here in Trinidad.
When the kind-faced mocha Yoda named Nelson Mandela passed into the great beyond last week, the world joined hands like one big giant Coca-Cola commercial to canonize and lionize and deify and sanctify his memory. MORE»