Tag Archives: bullying

Closing the Book

Apparently, Simon & Schuster have revealed some of the problems they had with Hanrahan’s book. I won’t be quoting the article; it’s best if you head on over to the Guardian and read it for yourself. It’s absolutely fascinating. However, it … Continue reading

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Finally!

It finally happened: the HRC revoked Wal-Mart’s perfect score after complaints from transgender workers. To which I say, “Good. About damned time.” As I’ve said, I worked there years ago. Wal-Mart is one of the worst companies anyone could possibly be … Continue reading

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I Really Need to Quit Acting Surprised

I found this while clicking around the blogosphere and it is disturbing: Walmart guilty of discriminating against another transgender woman. I can’t really say I’m surprised. “Sam’s Club wasn’t safe for me as a transgender woman,” Bost said. “No one should … Continue reading

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Closing the “Book” on this BS

Now, as you may or may not know, I have a Facebook account. I’ve used it. I can’t say that I enjoy using it; Facebook and its founder–for argument’s sake we’ll refer to him by the pseudonym of Zark Fuckerberg–might … Continue reading

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If It Were Only That Easy

I found this post not terribly long ago; I just didn’t have the chance to blog about it until now. It’s a little something I found on the Orbit and it deals with low wage jobs: Not Just Flipping Burgers is the … Continue reading

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A Hell of Her Own Making

This came to my attention via the Friendly Atheist: it’s called Giving Your Child to the Devil and it happened to be posted on the author’s son’s wedding day, which is one hell of a way to commemorate that sort of occasion. However, … Continue reading

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Try Not to Get Offended

I found this little gem fetid, steaming pile while on Patheos. Try not to get too offended by my position on the matter. As a society, we are now looking for offense around every corner. Leaders are being forced to resign. Commenters … Continue reading

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