For XOJane.com: Why is it great to be a queer icon?

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MARGARET CHO TALKS ABOUT HER PRIDE IN BEING CALLED A “QUEER ICON” IN LIGHT OF MICHELLE SHOCKED’S ANTI-GAY RANT
xoJane asked Margaret Cho to shed some positive light on the Michelle Shocked controversy by talking about what an honor and a privilege having a large queer fanbase truly is.

 

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Michelle Shocked

Well, Michelle Shocked, I am actually totally shocked. What the hell?! It’s freaky to me, the whole business of going from a queer icon to someone who would actually say that God hates us. When the shock wore off, I found people were super angry but I just got scared. I think that as a queer person of color, I have been scared my entire Read More

How To Make Your Dog Look Like a Rockstar

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I am extremely starstruck by my dogs, but I feel weird asking for autographs, mostly because they can’t hold a pen in their paw. Every once in awhile, they will pose for pictures, and if I am very quick about it, then they may allow for an easily put on accessory or even a full costume, Read More

Monsters of Talk Ep 7 & Video

Episode 7 is up now! Look at this amazing preview by Jim Short!

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Monsters of Talk – Dorner Manifesto

A new episode of Monsters of Talk will be released in the morning and we talk about how Chris Dorner mentioned me in his manifesto! Here are a few clips, with images and video by Jim Short.

UPDATE 2/18/2013

Here is the full episode!!

 

 

Downton

Oh my goodness I love Downton Abbey. This is my – uh – well, for lack of a better term, JAM. Any kind of historical drama that has corsets and hats and lots of Battenburg lace. I am not so keen on the old novels – Henry James makes me always lose my place, I don’t know nothing about Jane Austen, never read nothing of Read More

The Court Reporter

Have we discussed the dog petting position I like to call “The Court Reporter”? It’s a very good thing that I do almost every morning I am lucky enough to wake up at home. My big dog, Bronwyn, who is my older, loving Australian Cattle Dog mix, will follow me out of the warm bed into the bathroom and while I am seated on the Read More

FREE ALBUM DOWNLOAD: Cho Dependent – Live in Concert

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I’m giving away Cho Dependent – Live in Concert (Audio of my Cho Dependent Stand Up Film) for a limited time. It’s nominated for a Grammy and I want to share it with everyone between now and the Grammys (Feb 10th). Just click Download and/or Buy Now and enter 0. Enjoy!