In the wake of so much violence, it can be hard to keep things light. But if there’s one thing queers are good at, it’s dark humor.
Mrs. Betty Bowers’ latest parody video poignantly roasts the National Rifle Association and American Christians’ love of guns, pointing out that both Christianity and the NRA have “made fortunes on something that’s wiped out millions.”
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Meanwhile, Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta keeps it direct, effectively calling Rep. Lauren Boebert “evil.”
Sometimes, we have to laugh at ourselves. We’ve heard a lot of ways of saying LGBTQ and its variati0ns, but El Jibbity is new. Goofy? Yes. Still better than QUILTBAG? Also yes.
When homophobes get so worked up they forget that mice and potatoes aren’t people.
circling back to my favorite exchange ever on this website pic.twitter.com/5lmS15Hxph
— matt (@mattxiv) May 23, 2022
Is there a conspiracy theory that can’t be made transphobic? Do people really think there’s a black market for uteri?
You’ve likely heard the (false) rumors about schools bringing in litter boxes for students who identify as furries. But this attempt at fear-mongering via Tony the Tiger seems to have missed its mark.
— myles ✧･ﾟ// homo mitski stan (@myl3s_i2_g0n3) May 22, 2022
For what it’s worth, this did not go out on my “pronoun people” listserv for approval. Also, no self-respecting gay would put those two shades of blue next to each other.
— Patriot Spice Memes 🇺🇸 🌶 (@maxeduppower) May 23, 2022
Actually awkward? Ricky Gervais’ obvious obsession with transgender people. Because hate isn’t the the opposite of love, indifference is.
There’s absolutely zero chance that Gervais doesn’t have an extreme addiction to trans porn
— Laura Jane Grace (@LauraJaneGrace) May 26, 2022
If Twitter keeps throwing Elon Musk tweets in your face, try reading them through the lens of Uncle George.