I know what you’re thinking, “Cool, but stamps? I have no use for stamps.” Well you know how you felt receiving an email back in the early 90’s? Well that’s how people feel today receiving letters! Did you interview fora job recently? Use a Harvey Milk Forever Stamp to send a thank you card! Potential employers love thank you cards.
Hunky and sexy Wentworth Miller (formerly of Prison Break) came out of the closet and took a stand against Russian hate and discrimination in a letter to the St. Petersburg International Film Festival.
Miller disclosed he was gay and used that as his rationale to decline an invitation to attend the festival. Miller cited the political climate and recent law targeting gays and lesbian as his reason to stay away.
I just watched the most compelling 60 minutes segment on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and all the fascinating work they are doing all over the world. I’m literally speechless. I’ve been very aware of Bill Gates and his move from Corporate America to the altruistic work he’s been doing to conquer treatable sickness and disease in third world counties. This updated 60 Minutes piece I watched just jarred me all over again.
There is good news and bad news, so here’s the bad news first. A little while ago it looked like smooth-sailing to rename the San Francisco International Airport the Harvey Milk International Airport. Bad news is Supervisor David Campos caved decided not to pursue that idea once a few politicians some of the pubic opposed the project.
The good news is Campos plans to introduce an ordinance that will establish a committee who will recommend which of SFO’s four terminals will be named after Harvey Milk.