Quickies 07/31/2013

Dear U.S. Olympic Committee: do you really think this is going to cut it, regardless of what the IOC says? Because, uh…it seems unlikely that this asshole is going to quit.

Speaking of Russia, this is a pretty great story about what sounds like a pretty great story. A gay YA novel about a puppet theater, what’s not to love?

Here is a pretty great write-up of a lady’s experience at her first SDCC, which included a) close proximity to sexist fuckheads, and b) what sounds like the greatest panel in the history of ever.

Oh, Stan Lee, honey, no.

And finally, Queerty has a nice little interview with MN State Sen. Scott Dibble.

Featured image from Buzzfeed.

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Rachel is a queer lady from Texas who currently resides in southeastern Wisconsin. She studied history at Texas A&M University and has spent more time than she cares to admit arguing social justice with junior Republicans. She volunteers with Planned Parenthood and enjoys knitting, media criticism, and comic book slash fiction.


  1. August 1, 2013 at 1:07 pm —

    Stan. Why do you have to be so…old? I really hope that he learns something from this as people flood his Twitter with respectful explanations of why what he said didn’t make sense.

  2. August 1, 2013 at 7:07 pm —

    On the plus side, Andrew Garfield seems to be pretty awesome.

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