Monthly Archives: July 2009
Oh no…! apocalypse! arithmetic is malfunctioning today! Oh wait — it's my thinking processes? Oh. Never mind. Universe is normal. # Why is the Blogger sign-in screen showing up today (& yesterday) in Arabic? Good thing I know which fields … Continue reading
@TheButchGuru Suggestion: more interest in your podcast cd develop if you wrote more about yourself on your website & tweets. # Too focused on stuff today to tweet much. # Came home to Dollhouse and Battlestar season 4.5 delivered to … Continue reading
Rainy day. Soggified at bus stop by car tires spraying me w/ water, universe's way of saying: Take a shower! # Ethics in public service: Steve Aufrecht continues excellent discussion begun yesterday on KSKA on his blog. http://tinyurl.com/m9z5o7 # Finally … Continue reading
Listening to Steve Aufrecht w/ Steve Heimel on Talk of Alaska about gubernatorial ethics (or lack thereof). Listen on air http://kska.org/ # RT: @spam: If you gave your login and password info to TwitViewer, we strongly suggest you change your … Continue reading
@TriLauraTri hey Laura great to see you here again! in reply to trilauratri # Sat back of bus to avoid chatty bus driver. Last wk he bragged incessantly abt being too smart to waste $ on college. Yakyakyakyak. Shuddup! # … Continue reading
Listening to some Leonard Cohen on YouTube. http://www.youtube.com/user/LeonardCohen # Priority for today: redesign the feng shui of my apartment. I.e., major housecleaning. Bleh. "But it will feel so much better afterwards." # Warning: before you say "nothing could be worse … Continue reading
Researching phpBB: preparing to create new online message board forum for LGBTA Alaska at Henkimaa.com. #lgbt #anclgbt # RT: @shannynmoore: Palin's book will have 900 chapters…all 140 characters each. # Powered by Twitter Tools.
RT @celticdiva: Lawyer analyzes AK Fund Trust — purpose: "any expense at all incurred by Palin" http://tinyurl.com/n327nb @AKGovSarahPalin # Work computer no connectivity. ITS on it, but work standstill for much of the office. Wifi w/ iPod connects though. # … Continue reading
@blogofinnocence congrats. I quit smoking painlessly 1993 using licorice root – really eased nic fit cravings. in reply to blogofinnocence # @RobinPine I stopped smoking in 1993. I don't need spam in 2009 to help me stop smoking all over … Continue reading
Kelley testimony 2: Oncale Supreme Court decision on workplace sexual harassment does not protect LGBTs from discrimination
The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Oncale v. Sundowner Offshore Services, Inc., 523 U.S. 75 (1998) was offered by one speaker in July 21 Assembly testimony as proof that existing law already exists to protect LGBT people from unfair discrimination. But, as attorney and UAA professor Pamela Kelley writes, Oncale’s application is very narrow: to sexual harassment between members of the same sex (regardless of sexual orientation) in the workplace.