Monthly Archives: June 2016

We need to Check It.

My freshman year of college was not the most academically glittering time of my life (a 1.17 GPA would attest to that), but one of the few assignments I did turn in touched me personally. For a freshman English comp … Continue reading

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A eulogy (of sorts) for Omar Mateen

I’ve met you before, Omar Mateen. I’ve known you for years. For decades, I’ve heard your voice and seen your troubled eyes glance furtively in my direction. You see, you’re one of hundreds of men I’ve known in my lifetime … Continue reading

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Unholy words. Unholy acts.

I don’t want your prayers. Not to the god you worship in churches, synagogues or mosques. Not to the god of murder, genocide, war, cruelty and rage we read of in the torah, bible, koran. Keep those prayers out of … Continue reading

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A massacre…

Gay people again are the victim of pig-ignorance caused by religious insanity. Recap: religion is bad for LGBTQ people, because religions – their power structure, their bureaucracy, their lust for domination and control, their misogyny, and their hateful rhetoric towards … Continue reading

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Crouching in paradise

The Scourge, currently in Paris, thought he was just doing a re-post of an earlier blog for this week’s entry, but a quick look at the New York Times revealed the holy truth¬†to him in all its shimmering, pink-frosted, bouffant … Continue reading

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More heretic heroes 

The Scourge is still in France this week, so weekly posts will be short and/or a little off the rails of our main theme. Last week was all about James Baldwin. This week features Oscar Wilde, who is buried here.  … Continue reading

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