May 11, 2007

Nevermind queer!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 11, 2007 | 9:45 PM | comments

Remember the sailor I blogged about on Monday? The Navy dismissed Jason Knight for being gay and then called him back to active duty. Knight returned to duty, was sent to Kuwait and has been serving openly and proudly since...Read More


Queer music Friday - Piotr Tchaikovsky

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 11, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Piotr Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, performed by the Berliner Philharmoniker (part two after the jump): And in his own words in a letter to Vladimir Davidov: Klin 12 August 1892 My dear Golubchik! I have just received your letter, and was...Read More


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What a week!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 11, 2007 | 4:56 PM | comments

Wow. Here we are on Friday at 5 o'clock. Quitting time. The weekend has started! Except we keep blogging on the weekends. And time is arbitrary - several of us sleep in and stay up late. Some of us blog...Read More


We love you. We really, really love you.

Filed by Bil Browning | May 11, 2007 | 3:26 PM | comments

As a favor to us - please take this brief survey and tell us a little bit about yourself. All answers are anonymous, so don't worry about getting SPAM. In fact, no one will see any identifying information about you....Read More


The Ghost of Chris Crain: Gayjacking the Hate Crimes Bill

Filed by Marti Abernathey | May 11, 2007 | 1:10 PM | comments

When Chris Crain left his position at Window Media, I thought the voice of "transjack" was dead. I couldn't have been more wrong. Today the Washington Blade published an op-ed by a long time Democratic gay activist and Washington D.C....Read More


NYC hosts forum on circumcision

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 11, 2007 | 10:56 AM | comments

The NYC health commissioner hosted a forum at an LGBT center to talk about a possible plan to try to get demographics at risk for HIV to get themselves circumcised as a means of preventing AIDS. Last month, the NY...Read More


Oh boy, more benchmarks!

Filed by Storm Bear | May 11, 2007 | 9:36 AM | comments

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TGIF question

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 11, 2007 | 9:06 AM | comments

What's your favorite TV show?...Read More


Friday Update - Haiku News

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 11, 2007 | 9:00 AM | comments

Parti Québecois's gay leader André Boisclair has resigned his post (Globe and Mail) Alaskan workers don't need to worry about gay DP ben ban (Anchorage Daily-News) Homoparenting, once thought destructive to kids, outperforms the straights (The Windsor Star) Pro-marriage Royal...Read More


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Coffee & Toast with Howie Klein

Filed by Ed Team | May 11, 2007 | 6:43 AM | comments

"Interestingly, several closeted Republicans refused to oppose the bill-- Phil English (PA) and Jim McCrery (LA) actually voting with the Democrats and Denny Hastert abstaining. Dreier, the best known of the Republican closet queens in the House, voted against the...Read More