Activism

“Humor as Lube:” On Comedy and Activism

Comedian Kristen Becker made a big splash in my hometown of Buffalo, first as the city’s favorite stand-up comedian and then as the general manager of Helium, a major comedy club bringing national talent to the Buffalo. Lately she’s turned her attention to LGBTQ rights activism, especially in her former …

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Quickies

QUICKIES 07/08/2013

SERIOUSLY?! Indiana gay couples who apply for marriage licenses will now be committing a felony punishable by 18 months in prison and a $10,000 fine! The internet is not at all pleased with Ender’s Game due to Orson Scott Card’s notorious homophobia. Next on “Asinine Laws that are Clearly Unconstitutional,” …

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