This just came in from reader Jason Wise. Stretch. That's what 9 out of 10 personal trainers will tell you to do after a good workout. And somewhere warm. I'm a dancer, which means aside from stretching AFTER a work out, I have been scarred into stretching BEFORE a work out, in fear of getting in ... More >>
What youngsters think of your pride march
Happy Pride! To celebrate it, I devoted this week's column to an intergenerational conversation about how young gays don't talk to older gays, but they certainly should--to learn about all the protesting, passion, and suffering that paved the way for today's rights and representations.
Recently, I ran a letter from 22-year-old actor Jason Wise, fuming at a Times article which implied that Judy Garland's legacy is lost on the young, who'd supposedly rather follow the yellow brick road to more current divas. The original article spun off from a viewing of End of the Rainbow, the Br ... More >>
Twenty-two-year-old theater performer Jason Wise wasn't thrilled to read the New York Times piece lamenting the fact that Judy's greatness is lost on young gays (in the context of a discussion about End of the Rainbow, the Broadway play covering Judy's messy time in London towards the end of her lif ... More >>