The Literary Party: Growing Up Gay and Amish In America

Aug 31, 2011 Full story: EDGE

With apologies to Max Weber and Margaret Mead, any armchair anthropologist or sociologist in North America worthy of cocktail party chatter will be able to explain the propensity of sub-groups and clans and tribes to gather into ever-tighter circles as the onslaught of cultural evolution broaches their sacred world-view. The Mormons did it in their ... (more)

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Haw Haw

Chicago, IL

#1 Aug 31, 2011
Here's my own bit of poetry to add to the Amish guy's:

There once was a guy named Joe Smith
Who came up with quite a grand Myth,

To Temples he'd hurl with a pricey great Pearl,
28 weddings to many a nice fresh young girl.

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