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Sep 13 2016
53

While Ms. Manning’s a troubling figure to have to have as one of the major activists in the trans community, I can tell you as a trans veteran that regardless of legal status developments involving her are quite important, not only for her unique case but for the case of more conventional transgender veterans. Read more

Sep 13 2016
57

Okay. And? She wasn’t really free to transition, anyway, as at the time transgender people were not permitted to serve in the military.

Sep 13 2016
72

I hope this ruling will set a precedent for federal/state prisoners. I work in federal court and we have several active cases where transgender inmates are not getting proper medical treatment for their transitions and/or they are being housed in a prisoner for the opposite gender that they identify with.

Sep 13 2016
58

Good. I dunno why the Army made such a muckityboo about her gender identity in the first place. She’s already in jail (where she belongs, to be sure); no need to make her a prisoner in someone else’s body, too. Pointlessly cruel.

Sep 13 2016
189

I will say this: I occasionally frequent a football-related website. The fan site itself might skew a little more liberal than you might expect, but what has been stunning is the amount of high-level discussion. Football fan boards are supposed to be one step removed from 4chan, and yet I’ve seen a steady, consistent Read more

Sep 13 2016
60

I observe that the city has changed a lot. “I pioneered Williamsburg,” says Grenier. “It got so gentrified that I had to come to Bushwick. I lived two blocks away, and then this place opened, and I couldn’t afford to live in this neighborhood,” he says, gesturing around Roberta’s, which opened in 2008. “We used to Read more

Sep 13 2016
37

“Inability to fulfill debt obligations as they come due” is pretty much the legal definition of “insolvent.” Read more

Sep 12 2016
1

It’s okay guys, the Seattle Seahawks linked arms. We’ll never see injustice like this again.

Sep 12 2016
6

$20 on her becoming a nun (not sure whether Buddhist or Catholic/Orthodox) by age 30

Sep 12 2016
6

i was like “hahaha this is funny” then got to the threaten to beat him part, frowned, and thought to myself “hope she’s kidding :(“

Sep 12 2016
5

I seriously hate all things Kardashian, which by extension includes their boyfriends and spouses. But North makes up for them all. She is one seriously adorable kid, with a plethora of enigmatic expressions. Love her!

Sep 12 2016
1

I was too young for Cats to have been a big deal in my living memory, but it’s hard for me to wrap my head around the fact that this was/is a thing.