October 31, 2007

Two Gay Guys: A Romantic Weekend in Seattle

Filed by Brent Hartinger | October 31, 2007 | 7:12 PM | comments

In the latest episode of my video blog Two Gay Guys, Michael and I escape the stress of vlogging by taking a romantic weekend getaway to Seattle: Two Gay Guys on AfterElton.com...Read More


Free Speech vs. Hate Speech

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 31, 2007 | 7:11 PM | comments

How much of a free speech purist are you? You may be put to the test when answering that question as you consider a ruling today in Maryland against the notoriously anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church and its leaders, including Rev....Read More


Halloween in Dublin....

Filed by Brynn Craffey | October 31, 2007 | 6:45 PM | comments

Halloween is a holiday with Celtic origins, you know, called “Samhain,” in Irish. And although fireworks are illegal, the city is positively alive tonight with explosions of sound and light. In the countryside, the tradition is to light huge bonfires...Read More


I endorse John Edwards!

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | October 31, 2007 | 5:54 PM | comments

Today I have gone public with my endorsement of John Edwards for President. A open letter in support of him has gone public and it includes my signature. You can see it here. It has taken me a great bit...Read More


Freddie Thompson can't tell the difference between civil unions and the Soviet Union

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 31, 2007 | 1:59 PM | comments

Pam found this AP story about Freddie Thompson speaking in New Hampshire: Questioned about civil unions after a speech at a dental benefits company, Thompson said, "I would not be in support of that." But when he elaborated, he switched...Read More


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Nuvo thinks we're pretty

Filed by Bil Browning | October 31, 2007 | 11:30 AM | comments

Nuvo Newsweekly is an Indianapolis publication that serves as Indy's alternative newspaper. They have a long history of breaking news stories that the mainstream media just won't touch - at least not until Nuvo does. In the issue that hit...Read More


My Disappointment of Hillary

Filed by Storm Bear | October 31, 2007 | 9:12 AM | comments

click to enlarge I do not get it. Back during the first go-around with the Iraq war, it is clear Congress was lied to - we all were. They should have known better than to let Bush commit us...Read More


Scary Halloween costumes

Filed by Bil Browning | October 31, 2007 | 8:45 AM | comments

A great strip from our friends at Left Toon Lane. Happy Halloween everyone! Clickety to embiggen...Read More


A right winger goes down Down Under

Filed by Mike Rogers | October 31, 2007 | 8:15 AM | comments

Closeted right-wingers, hardly an American only phenomenon. From Australia's party of anti-gay hate, the Family First Party: If you thought John Howard was having a bad election campaign, spare a thought for Andrew Quah, a candidate for the Family First...Read More


WTB: Least sexy woman

Filed by Michael Buckley | October 31, 2007 | 7:50 AM | comments

LEAST SEXY WOMAN?! WHO ARE YOUR PICKS FOR LEAST SEXY?!...Read More


Queer(e)s as punching bags

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 31, 2007 | 7:35 AM | comments

These bumper stickers were up for sale at eBay: Because violence against queer(e)s is just so damn funny. And the stick figures are so original. Jeremy has more, like the company's asinine "we're so ironic that we ironically come up...Read More


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Homotextual: Straight.com

Filed by Ed Team | October 31, 2007 | 7:10 AM | comments

"Halloween to the gay community is like the Holy Grail to Christianity. Christians believe the Grail to have miraculous magical powers, and Gay Halloween is a miraculous tonic that allows one to magically transform oneself and freely embrace frivolity, madness,...Read More


YGST: Gay Halloween history

Filed by Bil Browning | October 31, 2007 | 7:05 AM | comments

This is a 20 minute clip, but it's a fascinating glimpse back into time - specifically Chicago on Halloween 1974. Of course, there's drama at the end of the costume/drag contest. LOL...Read More


A Death in the Family

Filed by Bruce Parker | October 31, 2007 | 3:49 AM | comments

One of the four most courageous, strong and beautiful women I have ever met lost her son earlier this week. He was a sixteen-year-old transgender male who was supported by his family. He was intelligent, handsome and had so much...Read More