Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Again! Well, my only excuse this time is that I was run off my feet. The big news over here is same-sex contracts. This gives same-sex couples a legal right to pass on property, and insurance, to one another in the event of a partner's untimely death. Which seems a wholly reasonable state of affairs to me. The next logical step is that people of different sexes who live together, but choose not to get married, will also achieve these rights. I'll be blowed, Britain is becoming a more modern society.
Also, Brokeback movie is doing big business. Of course it isn't over here yet, so I've drawn a cartoon, in very bad taste (as you'd expect), and I'll just sit back and watch if anything remarkably like it appears in print soon: