Frank Rich - The Plot Against Sex in America
Kinsey was an anti-Soviet, anti-New Deal conservative, but that didn't matter in an America racked by fear. He lost the principal sponsor of his research, the Rockefeller Foundation, and soon found himself being hounded, in part for his sympathetic view of homosexuality, by the ambiguously gay homophobes J. Edgar Hoover and Clyde Tolson. Based on what we've seen in just the six weeks since Election Day, the parallels between that war over sex and our own may have only just begun.
Why Christian Americans are Democrats
Since around 1983, the pig is no longer the only animal whose orgasms can last up to thirty minutes. With the techniques for Extended Sexual Orgasm, presented by Dr. Bauer in his book "ESO : How You and Your Lover Can Give Each Other Hours of Sexual Orgasm", we humans can seriously outdo pigs. With some practice virtually everyone, male and female, can experience not only multiple orgasms but also orgasms lasting thirty minutes and more.
While the Democratic Party was responding to the needs of all of the poor, the weak, the oppressed, and the ordinary working men and women of America just the way the Bible says that we should, more often than not, the Republican Party opposed those very efforts. And very often the conservative Democrats or "Dixiecrats" of the so-called "Bible Belt" sided with the Republican Party. Indeed, ever since the G.O.P. has become the outright champions of native born, English-speaking, male, white, upper class privilege, most of those former Dixiecrats have been switching their allegiance to the new and revised Republican (or should that be "Confederate") Party.Advocating United Universism The future of free thought movements. (Actually I am a Universalist of the UU variety. But I might become a Dentonist as John Horton has become a Hortonist. I agree with "It's not what you believe, it's how you believe it!"
Me - new profile on blogger. Blogger has gone months since updating the posts and counts. This does add my movies and books and stuff.
Fundamentalism in the United States The truth about the supposed banning of the Declaration of Independence. Never banned - a right-wing fanactical fundamentalist publicity campaign.
Orcinus: I have heard a lot of people say that, after the 2004 election, "gays are the new Jews." That struck me as a bit of hyperbole at first. But maybe not
He also has a long post with many comments from others on the bad TNR advice - A Fighting Faith. Liberals have not been supporting Bush's war on terror because Bush&Co. have been going about it all wrong. There is a better liberal war on terror.