The Morning After
* Juicy Campus has hit George Washington University. How do G.W. gossips compare to Georgetown's finest? So far, Juciy Campus' G.W. page seems to have a lot more nonsense on it. That's a good thing, writes Travis of G.W. student blog The Colonialist: "I spent the weekend surfing the site a lot, putting up things about myself and my roommates. I’d like to openly admit to writing all 10 of the comments calling The GW Patriot racist. I’d be willing to bet that 80% of the posts on the site are done with the same innocent prank attitude. It’s a playground."
* The New Gay blogger inspired, depressed by gay couples. TNG's Jon surveyed the scene at the annual HRC fundraiser on Saturday: "Men were holding hands, women were kissing, and partners were snuggling up and laughing together at their tables," Jon laments. "This is all wonderful of course, but it served as an in-your-face reminder that I’m currently partner-less."
* Sex blogger dude Roissy in D.C. says the recession will mean better sex:
If a protracted and deep recession leads to the average woman cutting costs at the supermarket and steering clear of the high calorie packaged foodstuffs, it could mean more slender women and, consequently, better sex. . . . Hard times bring “hard” times.
Hmm. Maybe it will also teach Roissy a lesson in economics.
* Local blogger Jimbo makes an appearance at Maryland Renaissance Festival, hears best catcall ever: "Oooh, gurl, he's dressed up like an evil sex sorceror."
* Before the presidential face-offs resume tonight, let's remember just how far we've come since last Thursday's veep debates. Thanks to The Guardian's Michelle Goldberg for highlighting Palin's most nonsensical non-answer:
Say it ain't so, Joe, there you go again pointing backwards again. You preferenced [sic] your whole comment with the Bush administration. Now doggone it, let's look ahead and tell Americans what we have to plan to do for them in the future. You mentioned education, and I'm glad you did. I know education you are passionate about with your wife being a teacher for 30 years, and god bless her. Her reward is in heaven, right? ... My brother, who I think is the best schoolteacher in the year, and here's a shout-out to all those third graders at Gladys Wood Elementary School, you get extra credit for watching the debate.
Shit, is it possible to just place a [sic] around an entire quote? Or to have one floating over her head every time she speaks? Get on it, magic Jesus.
Photo by dumbonyc, in mourning of last night's re-run of Gossip Girl. –XOXO, The Sexist