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Gay deceivers

Outrage isn't outrageous enough
The California State Supreme Court just upheld Proposition 8, denying gay people the right to marriage. This should disabuse the complacent of the illusion that the religious right has relinquished its death grip on America. So, too, should Kirby Dick's documentary about the homophobic power of closeted right-wing politicians in America.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 04, 2009

Bad girls

Mary Gaitskill carries on
People tend to make much of what they think of as Mary Gaitskill's fictional realm, a place of sexual transgression, of violence, violation, rape, and sado-masochism, and her female characters, the violated, the used, the users.
By DANA KLETTER  |  April 28, 2009

Once more, with feline

Attention, single ladies over 30: April is national cat-care month, and, surely, you, of all people, are invested in the physical well-being of your furry little substitutes for a functional romantic relationship.
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  April 08, 2009

Then She Found Me

Overplotted pregnancy flick
Helen Hunt bites off more than she can chomp on, choosing also to star in this her first try as a film director, a clumsy, overplotted rendition of Elinor Lipman’s 1990 novel.
By GERALD PEARY  |  April 30, 2008

Gay and lesbian couples move one step closer to marriage

Court triumph
Maine’s highest court made a high-road decision last week by unanimously ruling that same-sex couples can legally adopt children in Maine.
By TONY GIAMPETRUZZI  |  September 05, 2007

Babbling books

Chabon, Murakami, Bukowski, and more
April comes like an idiot, Edna St. Millay wrote, babbling and strewing flowers.
By JOHN FREEMAN  |  March 13, 2007

Who’s your daddy?

Our correspondent gets a hand on what makes a man becomes a sperm donor
In Harvard Square, the sun is shining and the street is packed.
By DAVID ANDREW STOLER  |  August 09, 2006

Alter ego

Jenny Chow is in good hands at WHAT
Jennifer Marcus is afraid, very afraid.
By IRIS FANGER  |  May 31, 2006

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