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Old 07-03-2011, 07:37 PM
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Default Interesting article in the New York Times

. . . about infidelity and nonmonogamy as espoused by Dan Savage.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/03/ma...-together.html
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Old 07-10-2011, 12:13 PM
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Interesting... opting more for flings than long term though. At least he is ut there saying monogamy is tough.
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Old 07-10-2011, 01:19 PM
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That article was pretty fair and balanced.

But he lost me on the last page.

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When I think of Savage, I think of his response to the mother whose ex-husband, her son’s father, was undergoing a sex change. Her son was angry, and she wondered what she should say to him. Savage said the boy was entitled to his feelings. “Children have a right to some stability and constancy from the adults in their lives,” Savage wrote. “Perhaps I’m a transphobic bigot,” but asking a father to wait “a measly 36 months” before having his penis chopped off “is a sacrifice any father should be willing to make for his 15-year-old son. Call me old-fashioned.”
Gross and ignorant. I don't know if Savage used that phrase or if the article author did, but either way, one more blow at the trans community from another member of the queer community.
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