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Back On The Chain Gang

According to Sunday’s New York Times there are now over 200 Starbucks in NYC. There are 220 Duane Reade drugstores and soon to be over 200 Rite-Aid stores. There’s more than 100 each of Payless Shoes and Gap. In Manhattan alone, there are two Home Depots and two K-Marts. It’s true, New York City is a shopper’s paradise! There’s a …

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Haloscan Malfunction

The comments tally has not been updating since last night, so new posts will appear to have zero comments. Hopefully Haloscan will have this issue resolved soon. The “recent comments” widget in the left column is working correctly.

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The War With Iran Is Coming

The war with Iran is coming. Bush is taunting Iran. Russia announced yesterday that they have sold air-defense missles to Iran. The new war is coming and the Democrats know it. What country are we living in? How is this happening? The president is insane and needs to be removed.

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Diana Ross Loves You

“Yes, I’ve heard a lot about it. I’m going to see it with my lawyers.” – Diana Ross, joking on last night’s CBS Late Show, when David Letterman asked her if she wasn’t curious about Dreamgirls. Ross said that she’d been too busy to see the movie and had never seen the musical, but was otherwise gracious about Beyonce’ Knowles. …

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Maloney Lands On His Feet

Failed New York State Attorney General candidate Sean Patrick Maloney has been appointed by Governor Elliot Spitzer to be his Deputy Secretary. Maloney will work with Spitzer on policy priorities, presumably including Spitzer’s campaign vow to approve gay marriage. This appointment may help lay the groundwork for Maloney one day becoming NY’s first openly gay governor, unless Christine Quinn gets …

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Joe – 1, Bitch – 0

This morning a woman brazenly cut into the front of a long checkout line at the place where I pick up breakfast, bullying the cashier into waiting on her. Speaking for the rest of the customers, I told her that her manners were “as brittle as her fried dye-job”. Don’t you love it when you don’t walk away thinking, “Ooh, …

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Last FM

Always slow to jump on these social networking trends, I finally joined LastFM in December. LastFM is an service that tracks what its users are playing on their iTunes player, creating individual webpages for each user, allowing members to see each other’s playlists. For those interested, here’s my LastFM page and a listing of the last several hundred songs I …

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The Happy Hooker

Last night I had a drink with Mike Jones, your 2006 choice as Queer Of The Year. Jones is in New York City to meet with the publisher of his coming tell-all book, and to appear as the guest of the Gay & Lesbian Task Force at their cocktail reception tonight. Mike was charming, a gentle muscleman with arms so …

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HomoQuotable – Christine Quinn

“I think that the New York City electorate will always elect the person they feel most connected to and the person they think is most competent and effective.” – Christine Quinn, the openly gay Speaker of the New York City council, when asked if NYC is ready for a gay mayor. Quinn is high on the short list of probable …

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