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Pinkover

On this, the first day of Pinkfuckingtober, I propose an alternative. Let’s call November the month of Pinkover! For one thing, we can collectively exhale from the drone of commercials, walk-a-thons, ribbons, and all of the other mishegoss to which … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer in the Minority

I went to the Google and did a search on breast self exams.  My intent was to gather some illustrations of breast disease and exams and possibly write an essay about them.  But my search results led me into another … Continue reading

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Those Goddamned Ribbons

So I’m reading through my Facebook newsfeed yesterday and I see a Gawker article that piqued my interest: some freaky girl got her asshole tattooed.  She said it felt really good and this is the second guy to have  his … Continue reading

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Kiss My Ass

Boobs and cancer are neither political nor religious.   Stop being stupid.

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Of Pink Ribbons and Angel Pins

Do not, under any circumstances, give me a pink ribbon.  Save your money on angel pins.  Don’t waste your money on pink lip balm.  And, for crissakes, stop feeding Komen by buying shit.  I don’t think any one needs a … Continue reading

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