Hurray -- the French Senate has voted to ban kiddie beauty pageants. Meanwhile in America, people are making (and protesting) gross sexual baby onesies ("hung like a preschooler," anyone?).
see your folks
Being reminded of my mom's mortality -- though gut-punching as it may be -- is a necessary wake-up call.
care packages
Frances Andrews loves herself some good care package, and I will never get tired of receiving random shit from my mom in the mail.

Aug 6, 2012 at 10:30am | 51 comments

My mom's philosophy was/is that your home should be relaxing. And what's more relaxing than lounging about sans culottes?

Jan 19, 2012 at 1:00pm | 0 comments

We went to see "Pariah" recently, and I was reminded that my mother (black, female and gay) is a triple threat when it comes to oppression.

Jan 13, 2012 at 6:00pm | 0 comments