Archive for October, 2014

R&R&R

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on October 29, 2014 by Vallin

#MAXIMUMSEXANDROCKANDROLL!! = Romance, Respect, and Recognition. “Everything I’ve Ever Dreamed” (Lake/Sinfield)

R&R&R

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on October 28, 2014 by Vallin

#MAXIMUMSEXANDROCKANDROLL!! = Romance, Respect, and Recognition. “Everything I’ve Ever Dreamed” (Lake/Sinfield)

Great Poly Relationships: Staying Cool When Tensions Are High

Posted in Uncategorized on October 27, 2014 by Vallin

The Creative Person…

Posted in Uncategorized on October 27, 2014 by Vallin
The creative person is both more primitive and more
cultivated, more destructive, a lot madder and a lot
saner, than the average person.
                  – Frank Barron, Think, November-
                    December 1962

Trans advocate Allison Woolbert takes on trans violence through technology

Posted in Uncategorized on October 27, 2014 by Vallin

LEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS

allison woolbertLEXIE CANNES STATE OF TRANS — Violence is a major part of the lives of most transgender people in the United States and elsewhere. But being able to point to evidence supporting it is something else entirely. In most cases, trans violence incidents either fly under the radar due to misgendering, confusion, ignorance or simply not reported at all.

Trans woman and advocate Allison Woolbert of Princeton, New Jersey, a professional computer software developer, wants to change that by using computer technology to track trans violence.

Regular readers of this space are familiar with the difficulty of confirming acts of violence — incorrect names, misgendering and weak or unverifiable sources hamper the recording and reporting of trans violence. Without reliable data, reversing these conditions for trans people has been a difficult road. These issues also make it difficult for the transgender organizations that track trans murders, primarily for observation of…

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Seth’s Blog: Pitchcraft

Posted in Uncategorized on October 26, 2014 by Vallin

Seth’s Blog: Pitchcraft.

Free, Instant, or Certain. Pick 2.

The Truth Wears Off – The New Yorker

Posted in Uncategorized on October 25, 2014 by Vallin

The Truth Wears Off – The New Yorker.

This from Jonah Lehrer…who has some serious truth issues!