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Feb 11 2014

Norway scores again with awesome Olympics TV ad

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While they may not be outfitting the country’s famously-clad Olympic men’s curling team, Norwegian sports apparel company XXL All Sports United has declared its support of ALL competitors at the Sochi Games with this clever TV ad featuring a number of top Norwegian athletes. The tagline, “whatever team you play for”, is even more ballsy when you …

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May 15 2013

Bushwhacker Faux Pas

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This story begins several years ago when the Swede and I, while on the traditional Nordic country residents’ quest for lower-priced alcohol, came across an interesting Australian chardonnay at the Border Shop in Puttgarden, Germany. Interesting primarily because of its name: Bushwhacker. Immediately recognizing how much fun it would be for us, a female couple, to …

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Apr 29 2013

Bishop Gene Robinson on How the Church “Got It Wrong” About LGBT People

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Apr 06 2013

Swedes know hockey players have boyfriends, too

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Sweden, like most of the Scandinavian countries, has been pretty leading-edge when it comes to acceptance of gay relationships. Gay couples appear often in both TV shows and advertising. But there is still some homophobia to be found in certain quarters, including teams sports. which is what makes this ad for a mobile phone service …

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Jul 25 2012

Santana’s sage advice

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Though my geek-cred tends to run pretty deep, I don’t usually follow Comic Con. Which is not to say that I won’t very happily watch YouTube videos of Comic Con panel discussions that interest me. This year the cast of Glee was out in force and I particularly enjoyed a comment from my current Glee …

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Mar 22 2012

JC Penny dance flash mob would make Ellen proud

Feb 29 2012

What if Brokeback Mountain’s main characters had been female?

A hilarious (though not entirely realistic) look at a double-standard that also happens to indulge my thing for cowgirls. See more at CollegeHumor

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