Friday, August 08, 2008
Lesbian Olympic Torch Runner Carries the Flame
The 2008 Olympics kicked off today in China, and with that country's overzealous security measures, chronic pollution and crackdown on flag-waving, this promises to be the most un-fun Olympics ever! We do, however, have a bright spot. Ellen Degeneres carried the torch for Athens 2004, and this year we've got another out lesbian bringing on the flame: out lesbian journalist Helen Zia.