Thursday, April 03, 2008

Doing Your Part To Fight "The Oppressive Gender Binary?"

If not, you need to read my column in today's Boston Herald. You wouldn't want to be "heteronormative," now would you?

“Among millennial students, whether it’s race, gender, or nationality, the borders are coming down,” James Baumann of the Association of College and University Housing Officers told the Globe. “The lines just aren’t there anymore.”

Get it? College kids don’t even notice each other’s sex anymore. That line has been erased, the gender-neutral utopia is here, hallelujah!

Why, if Angelina Jolie walked across the Brown campus naked today, the reaction would be “Who’s the lumpy guy with the big lips?”