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12/15/2008

AFI list: 1 in 10 are gay

by Jeremy Hooper

Picture 12-75Powerful gay-centric flick Milk has been named one of the American Film Institute's 10 best films of 2008:

'Milk' make AFI film list [AP via Yahoo!]

But given that the ruling was made by an American body of judges, forgive us if we refuse to accept it for a few months. For all we know, some rival religious film will soon throw one of its props -- like maybe the eighth one, for instance -- at the honored film, robbing it of its current status. After all, if '08 has taught us anything, it's that gays aren't allowed to have anything positive in their lives until a mob of bullies have had a chance to voice their tyrannical disproval.

Not that we're bitter or anything.

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Hi Jeremy,

I've not see the movie yet, but I'm glad to hear this. I'm putting up posts related to Milk this week.

MILK - part 1 - I remember when Harvey Milk was killed.
MILK - Part 2 - Hope and Change in America.
MILK - Part 3 - PFLAG.

The remaining posts are:
MILK - Part 4 - MILK, the movie, with Sean Penn as Harvey Milk
MILK - Part 5 - POLLDADDY.COM -Please participate in my polls! :)

Posted by: deb | Dec 16, 2008 1:21:10 PM

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