The Daily Northwestern

Between the Sheets: My obligatory cynical Valentine’s Day column (with a twist)

Tonya Starr, Columnist

February 6, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Lifestyle, The Current

Valentine’s Day is a shamelessly public celebration of heteronormativity. It propagates the image of straight, monogamous couples at every corner — on greeting cards, in cheesy Lifetime movies and in wedding ring commercials....