Why do you sound surprised? I love America. Just because I think gay dudes...– Tina Fey as Liz Lemon, 30 Rock (via thecommonraven)
Catelyn Stark is my favorite character.
Tobar: Some guidelines on how to be a true... →
latimes: Don’t fawn over celebrities, use your turn signals and, perhaps most important, appreciate legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully. There are others, of course, and you can add your own. It’s all part of loving L.A.
Put Your iTunes on Shuffle and Make a List of the...
1. Sheryl Crow 2. Nick Cannon & R. Kelly 3. Martina McBride 4. All-American Rejects 5. Janet Jackson 6. Cake 7. Modest Mouse 8. Keane 9. U2 10. The Dresden Dolls 11. Timberland 12. Maroon 5 13. The Rasmus 14. Prince 15. Tracy Chapman 16. Level 42 17. 50 Cent 18. Jason Mraz 19. Madonna 20. The Chemical Brothers 21. Yelle 22. The Beatles 23. The Cars 24. Blue October 25....
For the First Time, Gallup Finds Majority in Favor... →
motherjones: theatlantic: A Gallup poll released today found that 53 percent of respondents believed “marriages between same-sex couples” should be legal, “with the same rights as traditional marriages.” It’s an all-time high—that question has never gotten more than 50 percent support in Gallup poll. In one sense, this isn’t quite news; Politico points out that other surveys have generated...
Top 5 TV Shows
Pick five of your favorite shows (in no particular order) and answer the following questions about them. Battlestar Galactica 2003 The West Wing Gilmore Girls Castle The Closer Who is your favorite character in #2? CJ Cregg Who is your least favorite character in #1? Dr. Baltar What’s your favorite episode of #4? Home is Where the Heart Stops (1.7) What is your favorite season of #5? I think...
The Old-Fashioned Way
Sharon Raydor: And as a woman, don’t you feel an obligation to at least give it a try?
Brenda Leigh Johnson: As a woman, I feel I’ve earned the right to options and one of my options should be to say no.
Sharon Raydor: You don’t think that I wanted to spend my career in Internal Affairs, doing a job that leaves me disliked and mistrusted by my fellow officers every day of my life? No, I chose IA because I thought it was the quickest way to achieve rank. And I also thought it’d be good for the department to see a woman in a captain’s uniform, and of course, you got your job the old-fashioned way.
Brenda Leigh Johnson: How’s that?
Sharon Raydor: By sleeping with the boss. Oh, it’s not an insult; it is a time-honored way of moving forward. But those roads are not open to everyone, and you have the chance to maybe change that a little.
Brenda Leigh Johnson: So you’re saying I should take the job whether I want it or not.
Sharon Raydor: Yes. Please make the oh-so-terrible sacrifice of accepting a promotion that offers you more money, prestige, and power than any other job in the city. And if it will help you with the suffering, you’ll not only be a positive role-model for little girls all over this country, but I personally will feel very…I will feel very proud to have a chief that I can truly admire.
So my unsolicited advice to women in the workplace is this. When faced with...– Tina Fey, Bossypants (p. 144)
And, you know, politics aside, the success of Sarah Palin and women like her is...– Tina Fey (via queerveganfeminist)