I love Mississippi. A place with few out gay men or teens, yet many women who are making “is my husband gay” the #1 Google auto-filled search for the partial phrase “is my husband.” Great story and quant narrative at NY Times, via JoeMyGod.
It’s remarkable how a Google image search for “anthony weiner twitter” produces such a rich set of visuals that tells more than enough: vanity, tears, arrogance, underpants, wife, user-generated content, hairless muscular chest, high school photo, the american flag. Of course he’s now finally heading for therapy and its inevitable political outcome, rehab. Godspeed, Mr Weiner, and thank you and Google for making our world more louche and understandable.