September 18, 2007

Mitt Romney Radio Ad Attacks Gays

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 18, 2007 | 9:13 PM | comments

Mitt Romney is running a new radio ad in Iowa touting his support for a federal constitutional amendment to ban marriage between same-sex couples. He and the oh so perky announcer blather on about the need to defend traditional marriage,...Read More


Mitt Romney wishes you a great Pride Weekend, 2002

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 6:37 PM | comments

Here are a few interesting stories about GOP presidential candidates (no wonder Alan Keyes sees an opening). First, some wonderful people have found a wonderful 2002 poster of Mitt Romney wishing us all a great Pride (found via Queerty). The...Read More


John McCain even flip-flops on his religion

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 6:33 PM | comments

Next up, Sen. John McCain, speaking in South Carolina, announced that his religion has changed from the gay-friendly Episcopalian church to the more homophobic Baptist church, a whole long time ago, and everyone's been reporting his religion incorrectly, even when...Read More


Bill Richardson: LGBT Americans have been denied their civil rights for too long

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 18, 2007 | 4:33 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] The following guest post is from New Mexico Governor and Presidential candidate Bill Richardson. Governor Richardson has the strongest record of achievement of any Presidential candidate on civil rights issues and support for the LGBT community. He proudly...Read More


John Kerry's sorry that the Tasered kid existed

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 2:57 PM | comments

Or something. From him: In 37 years of public appearances, through wars, protests and highly emotional events, I have never had a dialogue end this way. I believe I could have handled the situation without interruption, but I do not...Read More


Ocean Grove's Camp Meeting Association loses tax exemption

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 12:20 PM | comments

The Camp Meeting Association, in Ocean Grove, New Jersey, will have to start paying quite a bit more in taxes. The group own the beach and the boardwalk in the town (a town with a strong gay and lesbian presence),...Read More


A small rant

Filed by Michele O'Mara | September 18, 2007 | 11:50 AM | comments

In the absence of questions this week, I've decided to use my little corner of this web to rant a bit today. This year my partner and I sent our first kiddo off to kindergarten in our designated public school....Read More


Maryland High Court Upholds Marriage Ban

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 18, 2007 | 10:46 AM | comments

The Maryland Court of Appeals upheld the state's ban on gay marriage in a decision announced this morning. The decision reverses a lower court ruling by Baltimore Circuit Court Judge M. Brooke Murdock, who held in January that the 1973...Read More


Britney Spears Owns Chris Crocker's Cornhole

Filed by Michael Buckley | September 18, 2007 | 10:14 AM | comments

My thoughts on Britney and my very smart friend, Chris, from YouTube!...Read More


Hillary releases her health care plan

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 9:14 AM | comments

Hillary Clinton released her plan for expanding health care coverage. I can't say I'm quite as excited as Exra Klein is, mainly because this plan doesn't have much to it right now. Sure, it outlines a structure for a different...Read More


The prostitute's day in court

Filed by Bil Browning | September 18, 2007 | 8:35 AM | comments

I was really pleased that so many of you weighed in on my post about the prostitute problem in my area. (The neighborhood association sent out an e-mail asking folks to attend one woman's trial and press the judge to...Read More


Richardson at SEIU - Two things

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 18, 2007 | 7:35 AM | comments

Hey, at the big SIEU presidential forum last night, we got a shout-out from Bill! From Dana Goldstein: And he even mentions LGBT rights. "When I'm elected president, there will not be discrimination based on sexual orientation." Richardson closes with...Read More


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Homotextual: Michael

Filed by Ed Team | September 18, 2007 | 7:18 AM | comments

"I’m not sure it’s our place to dictate which mannerisms others choose to embrace. And I’ve said so often before, as long as they don’t try to stand in my way while I try to win the right to belong...Read More


The Larry Craig re-enactment

Filed by Bil Browning | September 18, 2007 | 7:17 AM | comments

I don't know how I missed this one. Keith Olbermann's how re-enacts the Larry Craig police report. You can tell Jon Stewart was on vacation that week, eh?...Read More