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My 2019 Happy Pride

Those of you who have followed me over the years know how the San Diego Pride Parade changed my life some 17 years ago. I was 4 months from being 50 years old when I sat along 6th Avenue and … Continue reading

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On Being An American

Lately, there have been lots of words written and spoken about being an American. What makes you an American, what your responsibility is as an American, how to act like an American.  You’ve heard the remarks; you’ve seen the headlines. … Continue reading

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Somewhere Over The Rainbow Flag

Saturday, July 16, 2016 was the annual San Diego Pride Parade – or as it’s known at our house – Reaffirmation Day! Pride Parades are always a day filled with joy and love. It’s a day of singing and hugging … Continue reading

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When Religion Trumps Love

I’ve spent some time thinking about the whole Kim Davis-Wallace-McIntyre-Davis / Pope thing.  I wanted to just go off and vent, but…  I took the higher road and just let the whole thing play out. Now, there is the: Well … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton and the 4 hour book signing…

This morning I stood in line for about 4 hours with approximately 1000 women. There were men there – maybe 100 or so – the rest were women. Women of all sizes and shapes and color and religion and status … Continue reading

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Why You Gotta Be So Mean?

When did we stop caring about one another? When did the welfare of others escape from our view of the world? And when did we become so mean? I knew when I started writing columns for online newspapers that not … Continue reading

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Who are we to bully our way into equality?

How morally correct is it to continually badger Democrats until they agree that marriage equality is the right thing?  Are we really changing hearts and minds or are they simply changing their opinion to get the press off of their … Continue reading

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