Is Neil Patrick Harris Gay Enough?


What’s lost, if anything, when a prominent gay man becomes a symbol of hetero-masculinity

Yellowface in CLOUD ATLAS

Hugo Weaving in yellowface

Tweet Yellowface in the new Cloud Atlas movie? Hollywood is getting out of control, forgetting the reality of racism in its mixed-up pursuit of ambition. Shame on the movie business. Last night, I found out that the new Cloud Atlas movie will be sporting several actors in yellowface–that is, white actors made up to look Asian. You […]

Is Our President a Stoner?


Justin Cascio muses on how our presidents’ affections toward mary-jane makes them relatable, not disgraceful.