February 20, 2007

Coming together

Filed by Bil Browning | February 20, 2007 | 11:51 PM | comments

There's been a lot going on lately and I haven't gotten a chance to talk about something that's very important to me. On Sunday night I was witness to a remarkable and empowering experience. A little background... I truly and...Read More

The Anger Gap

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 10:29 PM | comments

Jeffrey Feldman has a great post up over at the Huffington Post about answering the anti-Christian charge that conservatives often level at liberals, especially during the recent Edwards campaign hullabaloo. One thing that I found really interesting was in a...Read More

Who knew?

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 7:49 PM | comments

Gavin Newsom has a musically talented cousin. Here's Joanna Newsom's Peach, Plum, Pear:...Read More

What your tax dollars aren't doing

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 6:31 PM | comments

There's no such thing as a non-queer-related issue, and to disabuse anyone of that idea, the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq's Human Rights Report (links to pdf) has a section on queer people being hunted down in Iraq: Attacks...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | February 20, 2007 | 2:13 PM | comments

"If you succumb to the temptation of using violence in the struggle, unborn generations will be the recipients of a long and desolate night of bitterness, and your chief legacy to the future will be an endless reign of meaningless...Read More

Pass that Buck, again

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 2:03 PM | comments

No sense in not pushing this again on a weekday. Take the pollFree Poll by Blog Flux Decide based on whatever criteria you choose and use the comments to describe those criteria. I'll post the results this Saturday. I wonder...Read More

Cultural ex-gayism

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 1:06 PM | comments

Anyone who knows me knows that when I hear queer people describe themselves or their desired mate/sexual partner as "straight-acting", it's like nails on a chalkboard. I cringe, because there's too much internalized homophobia and self-contempt packed into that one...Read More

Episcopalians rebuked over the Issue that Dare not Speak Its Name

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 1:04 PM | comments

In a move that was called unprecedented, the Anglican hierarchy has rebuked American Episcopalians for being OK with the gay. The NY Times article is good, but the Washington Post article says it more concisely:Anglican leaders concluded their five-day meeting...Read More

More and more Haggard stuff

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 1:00 PM | comments

From the CO Springs Gazette:Concerning Ted and his family, we have done extensive fact-finding into his lifelong battle with a "dark side" which he said in his confession letter has been a struggle for years. We have verified the reality...Read More

Heather Poe, ya better take note...

Filed by Julien A. Sharp | February 20, 2007 | 10:44 AM | comments

You could be on the wrong end of this story someday if you and l'il Mary (Cheney) have a l'il tiff that results in, er...irreconcilable differences. Having a baby "together" in Virginia?? What were you thinking ?!?!? I mean, this...Read More