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by Karen Zarker

16 Jun 2009


I’ve a colleague who is getting married in Cairo. When she and her husband come to the States, their marriage will be recognized by the US federal government.

My right to marry my wife of 9 years is a Constitutional issue. It is not a state-by-state, individual-by-individual topic that anyone has a right to determine for people like me. This issue should never have been up for vote/open for public debate. It’s a disgrace that we’re still—STILL—discriminated against like this in this country. 

by Sarah Zupko

16 Jun 2009


Cursive’s latest video from the rather crassly titled Mama, I’m Swollen features a daintily, white frock-clad woman running from Tim Kasher all dressed for a wedding with a gun. Women in peril from male violence. Sigh…

by Joe Tacopino

16 Jun 2009


A how-to video on destroying a pretentious socialite gathering, Sonic Youth-style.

by Sarah Zupko

16 Jun 2009


Adele performs a song about my favorite place on the planet (London) in unplugged fashion for MTV.

by PopMatters Staff

16 Jun 2009


Esser
Braveface
(Chocolate Industries)
Release: 11 August 2009 (US) / 4 May 2009 (UK)

SONG LIST
1. Leaving Town  
2. Braveface    
3. Headlock
4. Bones  
5. Satisfied  
6. Work It Out  
7. I Love You  
8. This Time Around  
9. Real Life  
10. Stop Dancing

Esser
“Headlock “[MP3] from Braveface
     

“Work It Out (Sinden remix) [MP3]
     

America Mixtape [MP3]
     

Royal Tour Mix [MP3]
     

TOUR DATES
15 Jun Le Royale - New York, New York
17 Jun Wrongbar - Toronto, Ontario
18 Jun Popscene - San Francisco, California
19 Jun Echoplex - Los Angeles, California
20 Jun Sonoteque - Chicago, Illinois

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