I’m up for honorary chairperson of Chronically Distracted, Midwestern Division.
I love social media and not for the reasons you probably think.
City officials are considering passage of an ordinance that would prohibit discrimination against people because of their sexual orientation or gender identity, such as in employment and housing.
He didn’t look Jewish. Not with his perfect pug nose, electric blue eyes and a boyish spit curl that suggested Anglo as well as Saxon. His social circle didn’t give it away either: Lois Lane and even Lex Luthor were, like him, more Midwest mainstream than East Coast ethnic. The surest sign that Clark Kent was no Semite came when the bespectacled everyman donned royal blue tights and a furling red cape to transform into a Superman with rippling muscles and magnifying superpowers. Who ever heard of a Jewish strongman?
If the “religious freedom” bill in Arizona were to have been signed into law, it would have allowed the extreme religious right to practice gender profiling. Once again, in order to enforce their Taliban-like rules, they would be permitted to bring to mind all of the stereotypes that have plagued the gay community for thousands of years.