Via the Irish Art Blog is news that Liverpool Registry office is removing heteronormative* art from their walls so as not to offend gays. Fucks sake. Bit overboard if you ask me.
The city, which has over recent years become one of the most gay friendly in Britain, is removing two paintings because they are too associated with straight marriage. One is of a young bride signing the register and the other is of Romeo and Juliet on a swing.
* always wanted to use that silly word.
Chile Presidential Candidates answer questions from blog readers. Another way of conversing with the public. Will we see the parties using blogs before the next election? and using them to actually converse with people and not talk at people without listening, as is the current case.
i carry your heart with me(i carry it in my heart). This makes me sad for a few reasons.
Torrent of Sigur Ros on Jools Holland playing hoppÃpolla and meÃ° blÃ³Ã°nasir. Saw them live in the Olympia on Friday night. Sinéad has a review here. Additionally read what memories are swirled up when she listens to them.
Girl from tomorrow type bracelet. ‘Embrace â€œinteractive braceletâ€? concept includes LCD display, Bluetooth, camera.’
10 most powerful women in the blogosphere. We need more women in the Irish bloggersphere. We need more non techies too.