2024-06-12 11:20 PM

Picking Splinters: Like Father Like Son to the ‘Tee’

It’s weekends like this past one when we realize how lucky we really are. I mean, did you see the U.S. Open? Did you watch those three eagles from Tiger Woods? Did you see the birdie on the 72nd hole to force a playoff? And did you see that 19-hole playoff on Monday? Yowsah! What […]

Anything But Straight: Election Decade

This week, the Democratic presidential aspirants will appear at a gay forum in Los Angeles sponsored by The Human Rights Campaign and broadcast on Logo television. While I am interested in where the candidates stand on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, what I really want is an ENDA-this-campaign.


CRICKET, AKA JAMES MCGRATH, (CENTER, RIGHT) appeared in full clown costumery to mingle with some area school children as the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus continues to make its way through the area.

When James McGrath graduated from Oakton High School in 1999, he was not voted “Class Clown.” In fact, he described himself as more of a “quiet nerd,” who frequently dyed his hair green or orange and dreamed of one day becoming a rock star. Eight years later, McGrath has crowds going wild — however those […]