​George Takei Explains Why Donald Trump’s ‘Chinese Virus’ Slur Is So Dangerous​

Originally posted at: https://www.georgetakei.com/ohmyyypod-george-takei-social-distancing-2645631118.html

On Wednesday, March 25th, George Takei joined Oh Myyy Pod co-host Todd Beeton for a remote discussion about how he and his husband Brad are doing under California’s shelter in place order, how he’s spending his time in isolation, and his thoughts on Donald Trump’s response to the global pandemic.

George also explained why Donald Trump’s use of the term "Chinese virus" to describe the pandemic is so insidious and has such a dark precedent in U.S. history.

You can listen to the discussion below:

For more Oh Myyy Pod, you can check out Season 2 below.

After Jared Kushner’s comment about how the Strategic National Stockpile is not supposed to be for states, lots of people pointed to the fact that its own website says it is. The language on the website has now been changed. My screenshot from last night vs. one from today:pic.twitter.com/UwJFAr7uoV

Originally posted at: https://twitter.com/ddale8/status/1246109260104294406

After Jared Kushner’s comment about how the Strategic National Stockpile is not supposed to be for states, lots of people pointed to the fact that its own website says it is.
The language on the website has now been changed. My screenshot from last night vs. one from today:

Attributed to Bruno Braquehais, c.1857 https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/286294 …pic.twitter.com/1wjc07sAqT

Originally posted at: https://twitter.com/WhoresofYore/status/1246168116792565760

Attributed to Bruno Braquehais, c.1857
https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/286294 …

Secret Annapolis-Area Nudist Club Struggles With Inclusivity (via NBC4 Washington)

Originally posted at: https://www.clothesfreelife.com/2020/04/secret-annapolis-area-nudist-club-struggles-with-inclusivity/

Everywhere Adrian Spruill and Eddie Richburg looked there were acres of lush trees and white bodies. They were the only black people in sight, and everyone kept mentioning it. The couple felt like they’d been dropped into a scene from the movie “Get Out.” Except they were naked. Like the 2017 film, in which a […]

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Florida bill would make it legal to be naked at a nude beach (via Sarasota Herald-Tribune)

Originally posted at: https://www.clothesfreelife.com/2020/04/florida-bill-would-make-it-legal-to-be-naked-at-a-nude-beach/

Florida state senator says nude tourism has a billion-dollar potential for the Sunshine State’s economy. A Florida lawmaker wants to make clear that it’s OK to be naked at a nude beach. While it is illegal to expose one’s sexual organs in public, many areas permit “clothing optional” beaches, and the state has at least […]

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