No More Jelly Belly’s?

This morning, I was goofing off on Facebook and ran across a troubling article. It said that Jelly Belly chairman Herman Rowland Sr had donated $5000 to Privacy for All Students, an anti-trans campaign dedicated to the repeal of California Assembly Bill 1266. AB 1266, signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown in August, allows students K-12 […]


Saturday night, a jury of his peers found George Zimmerman not guilty of  murdering Trayvon Martin. On hearing the news, I was stunned, scrabbling to process such insanity. Later, I was reminded of one of my favorite books: To Kill a Mockingbird. I know, shocking, right? A southerner who writes is required by law to list Harper […]

Why I Won’t Be Eating at Chik-fil-a Today or Any Other Day

  Well, at least until they quit funding assholes like the Family Research Council and those “pray the gay away” morons at Exodus International. Until then, damned if I’ll help fund a campaign that seeks to marginalize, discriminate and malign people I care about. Unfortunately, many  people don’t get it. I’ve been accused of denying the Cathy’s […]