This Gay Pride Video Makes Me As Happy As Riding A Candy-Colored Unicorn On A Road Made Of Rainbows

Now that DOMA is gone, I've had time to reflect on the catalysts for these wonderful changes going on in the U.S. The Internet made a major impact on public opinion, and I want to give gratitude to sites like Twitter, Vimeo, and the maker of this video, YouTube. For letting LGBTQIA voices be heard, lives be shared, and change be made, I say thank you.

As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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