August 3, 2007

What the hell was Capcom thinking?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 03, 2007 | 6:06 PM | comments

While you see quite a few sexist and homophobic video games, racism isn't usually an issue. Resident Evil 5, however, has picked up the flag and ran with it... Who in their right mind thought that it was a good...Read More


Islamophobia is alive and well at the Blades

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 03, 2007 | 5:49 PM | comments

Remember Charles Merrill? Last week, the millionaire burned a Koran to protest Muslim homophobia. I was a bit desperate for content that day so I posted from the press release he sent out and made fun of him. Well, pornster...Read More


Queer music Friday - The Pet Shop Boys

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 03, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

This is the strange video for the strange pop song by the Pet Shop Boys, "New York City Boy": Neil Tennant, in his own words in the Advocate: When I was I younger I didn't want to be gay. Not...Read More


Prosecution can go for hate crimes enhancements in Sandy murder trial

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 03, 2007 | 3:23 PM | comments

A judge in Brooklyn ruled that the prosecution could add hate crimes enhancements to the charges being pressed again three defendants in the case of Michael Sandy's murder. Micheal Sandy was lured to a beach in New York where he...Read More


Hate Crimes Delay: Who to Hold Responsible?

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 03, 2007 | 10:30 AM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] The following is a guest post by Peter Rosenstein. Peter has worked for Congresswoman Bella Abzug, the Carter administration, and the White House Conference for the Handicapped Implementation Unit. In addition, Peter has been a member of the...Read More


The Worst Network in the World

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | August 03, 2007 | 10:24 AM | comments

Keith Olbermann does a segment on “Countdown” called “the Worst Person in the World.” Bill O’Reilly (bloviating Bill) holds pride of place—he has won that dubious honor more than anyone else. That’s not a surprise, since O’Reilly’s network is Fox...Read More


Sports!

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 03, 2007 | 9:35 AM | comments

Sports Edition!!...Read More


Elton John - Sad Songs Say the Internet sucks

Filed by Jerame Davis | August 03, 2007 | 9:30 AM | comments

His Sirness, Elton John, has taken leave of his senses and apparently it's all because of the Intarwebs. In an interview with The Sun (UK), Sire John gifted the world all with this little meme: The Internet has stopped people...Read More


Does Hillary know why Edwards is smiling?

Filed by Storm Bear | August 03, 2007 | 9:03 AM | comments

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Friday question

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 03, 2007 | 8:52 AM | comments

From one of the mailbag posts on Rosie O'Donnell's blog: emily writes: do you think 15 is too young to come out? any advice? u will know when it is time Can we do better for Emily?...Read More


Philly gay couple wins one of the rights of marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | August 03, 2007 | 8:14 AM | comments

One of the areas of married life that you don't see most folks talking about only comes into play when you're dealing with criminal law. Now, I'm no lawyer - and I don't play one on the internet - so...Read More


Kafka in the Old Guard

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 03, 2007 | 8:08 AM | comments

Reporter Julie Weisberg has a story up at PageOneQ about Chris Mastromarino, a member of the military's prestigious Old Guard, the unit which performs ceremonial duties for the president, guards the tomb of the unknowns and oversees military funerals for...Read More


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Homotextual: Jack Malebranche

Filed by Ed Team | August 03, 2007 | 7:28 AM | comments

"Gay diversity is like the Village People. You can all wear different stupid outfits as long as you sing the same stupid song." -- Malcontent blogger Jack Malebranche...Read More


Disney will save the world -- thank you, Disney!

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | August 03, 2007 | 6:19 AM | comments

Saltyfemme brought my attention to a piece of stunning journalism at Huffington Post -- isn't that supposed to be a "progressive" blog (or the progressive blog, according to some)? Anyway, "Corporate America: the New Gay Activists," this post by Kirk...Read More


YGST: Stephin Merritt on Good Day Atlanta

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 03, 2007 | 6:08 AM | comments

Gloomy queen vs. Perky morning show host: It's Stephin Merritt on Good Day Atlanta!...Read More