Daily Archives: October 22, 2010

Hommage A Jimmy Durante


To whit. . .

It started simply enough —

reaching its apex here —

But now cooptation has set in. Everybody wants to get into the act.

And by “everybody” I mean


“I don’t know what it’s like to be picked on for being gay.” No you don’t, Barry. In fact you don’t know anything about being gay– and neither does Hillary. All you guys know of is the GayTM that the KAPOS of the HRC have provided for you. They’re such nice homosexuals aren’t they? Middle-class, well-educated, well-spoken, well-dressed — who wouldn’t want to invite them over for cocktails? However to “see the world through other people’s eyes” and “stand in their shoes” requires something you’re not capable of. It means knowing that phrases like “God is in the mix” are specious insults. It means knowing what it’s like to be Dan Choi.

All you know is how to sic your put bull lackeys on him.

Dan sez:

And that’s very generous of him. For as far as I’m concerned when it comes to “It Gets Better,” Barry, thanks a lot but no thanks.

And that (with a hat-tip to Bernard Welt) is your cue my darling Dolores.