Centerplate CEO forced to resign for kicking a dog

Even the crummy Board of that company eventually gave up on trying to justify keeping him on. Today he resigned. Probably got a nice severance package, but he'll always be the guy who kicked the dog in the elevator. » 9/02/14 9:30pm Yesterday 9:30pm

Fundraising sites for Ferguson cop shut down; where's the money?

Nobody can figure out where the money donated to support the police officer who shot Michael Brown to death in Ferguson, MO, has gone. The crowd funding pages have essentially been shut down without comment, and one of the two fundraising pages was run by people who remain anonymous. There is virtually no… » 9/01/14 11:53pm Monday 11:53pm

Norming Gay Marriage (A.K.A. Told Ya So)

When I wrote my recent anti-gay marriage piece, one of the primary criticisms I received was that the right to marry didn't equal a mandate to do so. While I accepted that premise (and still do, theoretically) I suggested that many were underestimating the normative impact of the institution, or how the increase in… » 8/31/14 8:17pm Sunday 8:17pm

St. Louis Newspaper Is Asking For Mike Brown's Juvenile Record

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch confirmed that is has asked to see the juvenile court records of Mike Brown, the unarmed teenager who was gunned down by a police officer in Ferguson, MO. earlier this month. » 8/30/14 2:10pm Saturday 2:10pm

I'm of 2 minds about being gray

One mind says: I am not attached to Gawker. This being gray or not being gray is all an illusion. You are a child of the universe, no less than the moon and stars and burners. Grays are peo...anonymous avatars, too. And don't you relate more to the grays, anyway? Aren't those your people, the oppressed masses? And… » 8/30/14 3:47am Saturday 3:47am