August 22, 2007

Michael Vick: You Should Have Been Beating Women Instead

Filed by Sara Whitman | August 22, 2007 | 10:30 PM | comments

I posted this piece on Huffington Post today. I am currently getting hammered for being out of touch with my perception. I believe Michael Vick did something terrible. Horrible. Sadistic. I also believe there are players in all the professional...Read More


Solid Gold Rumors About Karl & His 'Family'

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 22, 2007 | 8:26 PM | comments

It's (almost) official: Karl Rove is gay. If you believe Jeff Gannon's former employer, Talon News, that is. DC gossip Wonkette is reporting (and Talon is sort of confirming) that Gannon is planning a 'tell-all' book about Rove which will...Read More


Bob Allen was actually trying to lure the officer to a guard with $20 and a blow job

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

First Bob Allen said he didn't do it. Then he said he was so scared of black men that he had to offer head for his own safety. Now he's saying, well, you have to see it to believe it:...Read More


More Naugle: Crazy entitlement to public space

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 4:48 PM | comments

Fort Lauderdale mayor James Naugle may have just picked up some friends, and boy does he need them now. The embattled mayor has been in the doghouse for trying to get $250,000 automatically opening public bathrooms installed to prevent a...Read More


The LGBT Hate Crimes Project

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 22, 2007 | 4:35 PM | comments

After some consideration, and discussions, I've come to the decision that I will add no further articles on LGBT hate crime victims to Wikipedia. When I started the Hate Crimes on Wikipedia project, it was because I'd noticed that...Read More


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New York City remembers a firefighter

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | August 22, 2007 | 3:46 PM | comments

A gay firefighter friend emailed me that one of the two firefighters who died the other day, fighting the blaze in the abandoned Deutsch Bank building near the WTC site, was Bobby Beddia, long-time supporter of FireFLAG/EMS. This extraordinary organization...Read More


Know Thy Neighbor moves to Oregon

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 2:19 PM | comments

Remember how those people in Massachusetts started publishing the names and addresses of people who signed anti-gay ballot initiative petitions? Well, the idea has moved on over to Oregon. Two bills pending in that state - one to create domestic...Read More


GirlTrash programming note

Filed by Bil Browning | August 22, 2007 | 1:50 PM | comments

If you've been following our Sunday installments of GirlTrash, the web shorts by The L Word producer Angela Robinson, I have bad news for you. This just in from Angela: Sadly, we've had to take a hiatus from bringing you...Read More


Gov't Disappointed You're Not Kissing More

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 22, 2007 | 1:11 PM | comments

I love kissing. In fact, I was just telling my boyfriend the other night that it's one of my favorite pastimes to enjoy with him (who needs baseball?). And the government used to love that I loved kissing. In fact,...Read More


The evils fo sub-prime lending!

Filed by Storm Bear | August 22, 2007 | 11:55 AM | comments

click to enlarge One thing we really should take a look at while our government is spending itself silly is our part of the US National Debt. Roughly, with 200 million taxpayers, our debt is $50,000 per person. Most...Read More


So You Think You Can Dance finale!

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 22, 2007 | 11:35 AM | comments

This was my favorite show of the summer! Stay tuned till the end because I announce the drop of my new album and sing a little!...Read More


More straight-washing, this time on Chilean TV

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 10:44 AM | comments

Andrés Duque has a post up about the Chilean interpretation of an Argentine soap and what's been "changed Much like how American producers took the scripts for Britain's The Office and Colombia's Ugly Betty and adapted them for American audiences,...Read More


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Pro gay marriage rally in small town Indiana

Filed by Bil Browning | August 22, 2007 | 10:10 AM | comments

Here in the Hoosier state we're known for being, shall we say, a little conservative. I've lived in a few different cities around the state, but one of my least favorite places that I've lived was Columbus. It's a small,...Read More


Straight-washing Merv Griffin

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 8:43 AM | comments

Ray Richmond wrote a story about his personal friend Merv Griffin for The Hollywood Reporter last week entitled "Merv Griffin died a closeted homosexual", and, well, it's caused a bit of a stir. Michelangelo Signorile noticed that it was pulled...Read More


YGST: Indigo Girls cover

Filed by Bil Browning | August 22, 2007 | 7:40 AM | comments

This beautiful acoustic cover of the Indigo Girls' song "Ghost" was nominated by Marti. Isn't it rather odd to hear a man singing an Indigo Girls song?...Read More


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Homotextual: Steve Ralls

Filed by Ed Team | August 22, 2007 | 7:08 AM | comments

"We should be concerned about getting boots off the ground in Iraq, not Gucci off the ground in Des Moines." -- Bilerico Project contributor Steve Ralls in his post about the mini-controversy surrounding Republican candidate Fred Thompson's Gucci shoes...Read More


Fun with Wikiscanner

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 22, 2007 | 6:35 AM | comments

You know that space between the way you see yourself and the way others see you? Well, for Focus on the Family, that space is about as wide as the broadside of a barn. Because back in 2005, someone at...Read More