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Friday, December 27, 2013
Our housecleaner went back to Colombia for 5 weeks for dental work (it's much cheaper than here). Her sister is now here as her substitute. I believe her sister just called her in Colombia for instructions.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Philomena: Judi Dench plays a woman looking for the son she was forced to give up for adoption (and forced to work in a convent for having) in 1950's Ireland. This is based on a true story. A bit of a tearjerker, fairly well done. It certainly showcased the abuses of the Catholic Church and some of its later efforts to cover-up what it had done.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
- Alan Turing, Enigma Code-Breaker and Computer Pioneer, Wins Royal Pardon
- Same-Sex-Marriage Supporters Applaud Ohio and Utah Rulings
- Federal court: No halt to gay marriages in Utah
- 2 Pussy Riot members reunited after leaving prison
- Colorado St. assistant suspended for gay slur
- Appeals court rules gender change does not invalidate marriage This has always been the assumption for trans spouses, but this is the first time a court has actually said so.
- Indiana Finds It’s Not So Easy to Buck Gay Marriage Trend
Sunday, December 22, 2013
- Bangladeshi Factory Owners Charged in Fire That Killed 112
- U.S. rights group sues Florida school for rejecting gay-straight club That reminds me: I have to renew my ACLU membership.
- U.S. court rejects stay in Utah pro-gay marriage ruling