September 27, 2007

Argentine teen's gender transition authorized

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 27, 2007 | 9:58 PM | comments

The Bioethics Committee released a ruling today that Nati C. can undergo a gender transition after a three year legal battle. Nati is 17, the youngest person to undergo a surgical transition in Argentina. She said: I'm very relieved. I...Read More


The Folsom Street Fair poster, sexophobia, and cultural appropriation

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 27, 2007 | 8:25 PM | comments

This Folsom Street Fair ad has been making its rounds, and the Religious Right, of course, is all up in arms about this one. If you haven't seen it, here it is: It's a re-enactment of Leonardo da Vinci's Last...Read More


Edwards on DenialOMA: Four Tiny Words = One HUGE Statement

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 27, 2007 | 5:13 PM | comments

Presidential candidate John Edwards at last night's debate at Dartmouth said that he supports DenialOMA repeal. Read More


No Gays in Iran? Might be right!

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | September 27, 2007 | 1:55 PM | comments

I have been very pleased to read about the national response to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's comments at Columbia University that there are no "homosexuals" in Iran. The crowd immediately burst into laughter and the comment has already made the...Read More


A non-transgender-inclusive ENDA? No way!

Filed by Matt Foreman | September 27, 2007 | 1:25 PM | comments

IIf media reports from the last 24 hours are accurate, it is unconscionable that congressional leaders would rush to a decision to strip protections for transgender people at the same time as states across the nation are adding these protections...Read More


TWO GAY GUYS: Gay Men and Sports Edition

Filed by Brent Hartinger | September 27, 2007 | 1:15 PM | comments

Ah, the relationship between gay men and sports! It's complicated...so complicated that it must be the subject of the latest edition of my video blog Two Gay Guys:...Read More


VIDEO: Richardson wouldn't lead Boy Scouts

Filed by Bil Browning | September 27, 2007 | 12:15 PM | comments

Man, I can't help but really like Bill Richardson. He may screw up occasionally, but that makes him human. And now that he'll go further on the Boy Scouts than anyone else? Hell, yeah. I've always thought it was hypocritical...Read More


Hate crimes vote update

Filed by Bil Browning | September 27, 2007 | 11:55 AM | comments

Trying to keep this as up-to-date as possible while I'm working... Help out in the comments section if I miss something... So far the Matthew Shepard Act has had it's cloture vote. It passed 60-39 and now goes to the...Read More


Hate crimes bill to be voted on soon

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 27, 2007 | 10:02 AM | comments

The vote for cloture to vote to add new hate crimes law to a massive military appropriations bill will be coming up soon, possibly in the next hour. I'll keep you informed. Here's a reminder of what the bill does...Read More


Hillary, I am in no mood for 2013!

Filed by Storm Bear | September 27, 2007 | 8:34 AM | comments

click to enlarge HRC can't make a commitment to bring the troops home before 2013? Well, I am terribly sorry, then it seems I can't make a commitment to vote for her. I am looking for a President, not...Read More


Meet My Twin & Watch Me Skate!!

Filed by Michael Buckley | September 27, 2007 | 8:32 AM | comments

Hey everyone! I went skating so taped a little! Also, I ramble, show the dogs and explain why my last video looked so odd! PS - I AM NOT FAT! LOL Have a great week! All new shows start...Read More


Gay across the USA… Pt.2

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 27, 2007 | 8:05 AM | comments

A 7-hour cross-country family therapy session. That is what I have experienced today. For those of you who don’t know, I am on a road trip with my older sister across the country to help her and her family move....Read More


Judge will rule next week in Larry Craig motion

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 27, 2007 | 7:47 AM | comments

I was gone yesterday, so I didn't get to post this. It sounds like he's staying in the Senate until his motion is granted or denied: "Today was a major step in the legal effort to clear my name," Craig...Read More


Craig Ferguson on gay cartoon characters

Filed by Bil Browning | September 27, 2007 | 7:35 AM | comments

I love Craig Ferguson. He's one of the funniest guys on TV - and beats Letterman and Leno hands down as far as sheer entertainment. The photo of the gay Teletubbie cracks me up every time....Read More


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Homotextual: Charles Haynes

Filed by Ed Team | September 27, 2007 | 7:10 AM | comments

"But the larger message of the House vote is that a majority of representatives may now be ready to enact other laws protecting people from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. More than threats to free speech, it...Read More


It's Put Up Or Shut Up Time

Filed by Marti Abernathey | September 27, 2007 | 1:41 AM | comments

According to the Washington Blade: "House Democratic leaders are strongly considering dropping anti-discrimination protections for transgender persons from the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, after an internal Democratic head count on Wednesday found that the bill would likely be defeated...Read More