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The 1984-A-Thon: The Times of Harvey Milk

Directed by Rob Epstein, and winner of the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 1984, The Times of Harvey Milk (1984) tells the story of a man who has become a symbol and an inspiration in the fight for the human rights of marginalised groups, after his untimely death at the hands of a political rival. 1,085 more words

Film Grimoire

Three things I learned from Sean Penn

“The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.”–Henri Bergson

Three things I learned from Sean Penn

1. Always wear sun screen.

2. Marrying Madonna is not the fast track to wedded bliss. 530 more words

Hjemløse sind

Dagen efter når jeg skal se mere af San Fransisco og J.Joe skal vise mig rundt tænker jeg det bliver spændende. Da vi når til Castro District spørger J.Joe til regnbue-flaget og om vi ved hvad LGBTQAQ står for og jeg får to midlertidige tattoveringer fordi jeg svarede rigtigt på to. 351 more words

San Fransisco

The Archetypal Hero

In my opinion, heroes are the most constant archetype to a story. Every story needs a hero. They may not always be an obvious hero, in the way you might expect it…but every story has one. 463 more words

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Balboa Park, San Diego, July 27th, 2014

I decided to head over to Balboa Park on Sunday, July 27th, to hear an organ concert. Many of the listeners came equipped with umbrellas. I sought out the shade of a tree and sat on the ground:) The acoustics are so wonderful, the architecture so beautiful. 205 more words

California

Happy Birthday Randall Shilts

Today is the 63rd birthday of Randy Shilts, the author of the Harvey Milk biography and the book And The Band Played On, of which I can see my copy as I type this.   677 more words

Mixed Nuts

There’s an article I read a while back that I can’t seem to locate again. It was an absolutely gorgeous and off-the-hook rant by a gay guy who was sick to death of all the flaming faggots on Grindr, Craigslist, and OKCupid who can’t stop talking about how masculine they are. 963 more words

Unrepentant Assholery