Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Question: What's it like to be trans?
Answer: Picture, like, superhero vampire Jesus.
Today's been a bit of an off day here at DP. Google Analytics tells me that all of my stats are way down - hits, views, time on site, and pages visited - from just yesterday! and I'm not sure what the deal is! Bloggers, is this an across-the-board trend? Hopefully things will be back to normal tomorrow.
Anyway, here are today's links!
Daisy gets her rant on as only she can in this post on health care.
Women who fetishize the friendship of gay men are taken to task in this Feministing post. Also recommended is Amanda Marcotte's take at Pandagon.
Dodai breaks down how Meryl Streep is single-handedly saving the economy.
Laura discusses the virgin/whore double standard, as embodied by Paris Hilton and Audrey Hepburn.
Lateisha Green's murderer was sentenced to 25 years in jail today for manslaughter and hate crimes. Monica of TransGriot has the details.