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Animal Love Poem

My friend, hair-twin and never-quite-colleague Emma wrote this poem for Valentine’s day: The panther chameleon will bob his head And make his colour intense. A broody ringtail lemur girl, Will attract her mate with scents. Read more at the Grant … Continue reading

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Comics: One to keep, one to drop

It’s been five months now since DC’s big reboot and the launch of what has now stuck as the DcnU. I actually picked up more comics with the #1s than I was buying at the time, and stuck with a … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-26

How to stop abortion (tags: choice poverty feminism) Judge to Gay Father: Kids Can’t Stay With Your Husband (tags: sexuality) Their Names Were NOT Caylee – Romona Moore Legal Defense Fund Romona Moore was repeatedly raped and tortured over four days, … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-25

On Consent, Sex Positivity, & Cultures of Color after Colonization Obviously triggering. (tags: rape racism) How media clearly reflects the sexism and the racism we cannot see in ourselves A teacher gives their students a collection of headshots and asks … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-24

Why do those who advocate home birth feel the way they do? (tags: choice) What Can Coverage of the Earthquake Teach Us about the LGBT Movement? (tags: sexuality) Black College Student Beaten For Speaking To White Female By Racists How … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-10

Bubble Universe (A Short Story) « Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! Andrew Hickey writes yet another awesome short story in the true-SF genre. (tags: fiction) 98-year-old woman earns judo's highest degree black belt In the middle of this, let's have some awesome … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-04

Fast, Pray, Cook: Ramadan in the Kitchen G Willow Wilson is one of the most consistently spiritual writers when talking of her faith. Here is a brief post about the act of cooking during Ramadan. (tags: religion)

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links for 2011-08-03

Ten supportive things I’m glad somebody said to me A follow up from the "10 Things not to say to a depressed person" – 10 things that actually help. I know the first one is a huge one – and … Continue reading

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links for 2011-08-02

Don’t douche, she declares acidly "Let your vagina clean itself. It is acidic for a reason, and no, it’s not supposed to smell like a flower. It’s supposed to smell like a vagina." 'Douchebag' is one of those insults I … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-28

Disabled vets see an employment hot spot in the Bay Area There's something poetic about people who gave their health fighting for oil-interests overseas, working now to reduce their cuontry's dependence on oil. (tags: politics disability)

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