Being gay in the harsh environment of high school or college can be difficult and depressing.
It's been that way for years, as a gay classmate of Mitt Romney found out.
While the problem is still persistent, efforts to fight it have become both more widespread and more effective. It's a developmen ... More >>
TexasSparkle is the highlight of the Houston Chronicle's "Anyone Can Blog" page.
Kathleen McKinley is her real name, and she's a person who thinks Sarah Palin is a serious individual, Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh make sense, etc., etc.
Her bio says she is a "co-host [of] SmartGirlNation on FTRadio ... More >>
Um...you've got a little something...just...right there on your chin. Yeah. Right there. And...kinda on your shirt, too.Note: This is a repost of a popular Halloween post from last year. Trick or treat...
There are a lot of taboos around what we eat as human beings, and even taboos around ho ... More >>
Photo by Mandy OaklanderProtesters say you can't pray gay away.Outside of the Sugar Creek Baptist Church on Saturday afternoon, about 70 protesters lined the service road waving rainbow signs. Cars honked along with their chants of "We are holy, we are queer!" A dozen protesters were students ... More >>
Um...you've got a little something...just...right there on your chin. Yeah. Right there. And...kinda on your shirt, too.There are a lot of taboos around what we eat as human beings, and even taboos around how we eat what we do. Eating human flesh to survive because you're trapped in the Andes ... More >>
Sorry sweetheart, but even Tim Gunn would've made fun of those pants.There's been a lot of talk about bullies lately. The suicides of Rutgers student Tyler Clementi and Hamilton Middle School's Asher Brown have prompted renewed calls for bullying prevention, leading to things like the It Gets ... More >>
Rick Sanotrum -- defined as "a deep thinker" by UST, as something else by Dan SavageFifty years ago, then-presidential candidate JFK delivered a historic speech on the separation of church and state to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association. As the first Catholic candidate for president,&nbs ... More >>