December 11, 2007

Obama-Rama Swings Into Universal City

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 11, 2007 | 8:14 PM | comments

Remember when the press called Barack Obama a rock star? Well, after playing second-fiddle to Oprah Winfrey in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina, Obama took center stage at the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal City last night – and held...Read More


Singles Cause Global Warming: Where’s the Revolution?

Filed by Yasmin Nair | December 11, 2007 | 6:34 PM | comments

So Al Gore picked up his Nobel Peace Prize. He insisted on taking public transportation from the airport, instead of the traditional motorcade. Hmmm. It’s not every day that the words “public transportation” appear alongside “motorcade.” And it’s not every...Read More


What the Huck? Mike responds to Ryan White's mother

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 11, 2007 | 2:53 PM | comments

Mike Huckabee responded to an HRC letter about his statements that poz people should be quarantined...Read More


Would someone please give Rachel Ray a pity f--k?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 11, 2007 | 12:05 PM | comments

I realize that she's unattractive, talks waaaay too much and has the personality of a Mexican jumping bean, but, damn, someone throw this woman a bone(r). Video (with half naked male models!) after the jump....Read More


The Friendsbian

Filed by Michele O'Mara | December 11, 2007 | 11:56 AM | comments

Dear Michele, I am a heterosexual woman and three of my best friends are lesbians. We've been friends since high school where we all became close playing sports. We often socialize with other lesbians and I am frequently assumed...Read More


Gay house member will not seek reelection

Filed by Mike Rogers | December 11, 2007 | 11:10 AM | comments

Gay Louisiana GOP Lawmaker Jim McCrery to Retire: Louisiana Rep. Jim McCrery, senior Republican on the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee, told associates Friday he intends to retire rather than seek re-election in 2008. McCrery, 58, joins 17 other...Read More


Legos or make up

Filed by Sara Whitman | December 11, 2007 | 10:15 AM | comments

I'm sitting downstairs, working on a relationship piece for the New York Times, which is making me nuts. Too corny. Too honest. Not honest enough. More bite, less bite, oh, why the hell am I trying to write something for...Read More


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A couple words of congratulations

Filed by Bil Browning | December 11, 2007 | 9:30 AM | comments

Two quick notes of congratulations... First, a big hug and kiss to former contributor Jennifer Wagner who gave birth to a beautiful baby girl this morning. Know that we're sending you lots of love from all of your former cohorts...Read More


What’s the worst thing Dick Cheney could say?

Filed by Storm Bear | December 11, 2007 | 9:17 AM | comments

click to enlarge Welcome to the first appearance of Dick Cheney in Town Called Dobson! It has taken me FOREVER to draw Cheney's character. I had him as Darth Vader - that was too easy, not creative at all....Read More


Anti-LGBTQ Carolers Spread Xmas Jeers in CA

Filed by Dustin Kight | December 11, 2007 | 8:05 AM | comments

Just when you thought anti-LGBTQ protesting couldn’t get any more upsetting (and ridiculous): Anti-LGBTQ carolers in a Sacramento suburb gathered at their local Target to show (aka sing) their opposition to recent updates to California’s safe schools laws. The spectacle...Read More


Ron Paul: Ban marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 11, 2007 | 7:53 AM | comments

In case you've never witnessed a libertarian mutual j/o session, for your edification here's Ron Paul being interviewed by John Stossel: On the issue of gay marriage, it really doesn't matter what any of the presidential candidates think. They're not...Read More


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Homotextual: The Century Foundation

Filed by Ed Team | December 11, 2007 | 7:13 AM | comments

"A recently released study found that a phenomenal 92.5 percent of gay men and 91 percent of lesbians voted in the 2004 presidential election, and 82.4 percent of gay men and 78 percent of lesbians voted in the 2006 midterm...Read More


YGST: Ron Paul supports gay marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | December 11, 2007 | 7:05 AM | comments

What's this I hear? A Republican breaking ranks? Ron Paul stays close to his Libertarian roots by simply saying that the government shouldn't be in the marriage business to start with....Read More


Cabbages and Christmas

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 11, 2007 | 7:02 AM | comments

How do I plan to celebrate Christmas? As many Southern Californians know, this is the best time of year to garden, and I am lucky enough to live in the Southland. Pagan that I am, I'll celebrate by planting the...Read More