Maybe I’m alone here, but the clear implication in “Return of the Jedi” was that the Empire was dealt a crippling blow and that the galaxy was free again. To deny the audience that or have Skywalker fucked up/absent/dark side is really an “Alien 3” level denial of the original intent of the story IMO. » 4/18/15 6:06pm Saturday 6:06pm

I think it’s really healthy to remember that people at times are clueless, boorish, mean and flat out fucking wrong. Often, those people are straight and sometimes times they’re not. I’ve just lost a job over my support of gay rights and I am proud of what I said and did, but still I think its important to remind… » 4/17/15 3:33pm Friday 3:33pm

I was just passed over for a job( as a chaplain, mind you) because the hiring manager made incorrect assumptions about my support of LGBTQ rights because I'm Catholic. I've written papers in support of LGBTQ rights in my religion classes when I could've been failed for doing so, but he never actually asked me about… » 4/09/15 9:30am 4/09/15 9:30am

You can't gather some facts, throw them up there and then make a leap like cop=terrorist without sufficient data to support that analogy. Where's the analysis of terrorism? Where's the data about the effect on people? "Fear is a virus?" What is this, a high school English Comp essay? Hyperbolic and irresponsible. » 4/09/15 8:37am 4/09/15 8:37am

Had the displeasure of casting a "real person" commercial looking for a nutritionist. I got treated to this parade of women who looked and acted exactly like Food Babe( except they had educations, of course). All of their personas were so clearly coached up for media and they all had these bullshit horror stories… » 4/08/15 10:01am 4/08/15 10:01am

Yes, I'm sure the residents of Hell's Kitchen laugh uproariously at the "gritty" portrayal of the neighborhood as they walk past these posters, lattes in hand, making appointments for their next hot yoga class and scanning yelp for the best new fusion restaurant to order from. » 4/08/15 6:17am 4/08/15 6:17am