On Gay Parents

“I think you are looking at sexuality and not attributes, and I think it’s odd because the conservative mantra is a meritocracy. And I think what you’re suggesting is the fact that being gay parents makes you not as good as others. And I would suggest that a loving, gay family with a financially secure background beats the hell out of Britney Spears and Kevin Federline any day of the week.”

Jon Stewart

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Alice in Wonderland is the most quoted book in the United Kingdom, after the Bible.

The Romans of the Decadence

Thomas Couture’s The Romans of the Decadence

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Chris Evans was born in Warrington on April Fool’s Day 1966. As a child he was beaten up and urinated on by a boy nicknamed “Shaver” who went on to become a steamroller driver.

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