Tag Archives: DOMA

Conceding the Inevitable

Everyone has to end up somewhere. Still it’s odd to have ended up here in Hollywood, a block up the street from the Sunset Strip, a few doors up from the quiet apartment building from the thirties where F. Scott … Continue reading

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Flying Solo

June weddings are traditional, but July weddings will do just fine, and Barney Frank just got married: It was by choice that Rep. Barney Frank came out of the closet 25 years ago – not the first gay congressman, but … Continue reading

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America’s Day in Court

Perhaps we are a litigious people – everyone wants to sue everyone else – but of course hardly anyone does. It’s just too much bother, and it’s damned expensive. And if you deal with your bank or your healthcare plan, … Continue reading

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