February 19, 2008

Two Gay Guys: A Kiss Is Just A Kiss

Filed by Brent Hartinger | February 19, 2008 | 10:38 PM | comments

What's in a kiss? A lot, at least if it's between two guys. Get Embed Code...Read More


Lindsay Lohan Naked Photo Shoot

Filed by Abigail Hannon | February 19, 2008 | 9:57 PM | comments

Lindsay goes naked 4 New York Magazine & pretends to be Marilyn Monroe. Who's she??? Subscribe at www.abigailsteendiary.com...Read More


High Ranking Black Politician Comes Out As Gay

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | February 19, 2008 | 7:35 PM | comments

[Editor's Note:] The following is an interview granted today by State Representative Jason Bartlett to the National Black Justice Coalition - the first LGBT organization to interview Rep. Bartlett on his historic coming out. History was made earlier today as...Read More


CA: Vigils for Lawrence King

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | February 19, 2008 | 6:22 PM | comments

Several vigils are being held throughout California for Lawrence King, the gender-nonconforming teenager who was shot and killed in Oxnard last week. Details after the jump....Read More


Gender and the Holy Protestant Empire

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | February 19, 2008 | 5:13 PM | comments

While the ENDA uproar goes on, evangelicals are desperately figuring out how to wrap the Bible around their vehement "no" on civil rights for people with gender issues. A recent article in Christianity Today lays out their developing position. Author...Read More


Connecticut lawmaker becomes nation's first out African American state legislator

Filed by Chuck Wolfe | February 19, 2008 | 3:26 PM | comments

State Rep. Jason Bartlett has had quite a morning. He's already given multiple interviews to state press and says the congratulatory e-mails are starting to roll in. Jason came out to his local paper this morning, making him the first...Read More


Repackaging racism

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 19, 2008 | 1:53 PM | comments

The Nation has a great article up about the rise of the international Religious Right movement. It's been fomenting for several years now, and I'm sure we're all familiar with the rhetoric that Europe is dying because of women's rights...Read More


Black LGBT History Day 19: Craig Washington

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | February 19, 2008 | 12:20 PM | comments

Craig Washington is a writer and community organizer lovingly raised by Anna and Leon Washington in Queens, New York. He has been living in Atlanta since 1992. Currently, he serves as the Training Coordinator at Positive Impact, an agency which...Read More


Montana: homo-hysteric prank by GOP congressman

Filed by Pam Spaulding | February 19, 2008 | 10:48 AM | comments

With our Frat Boy-In-Chief setting the standard for jackassery in public office, it's not a shock to hear what passes for humor in the mind of Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MT). Look at this knee-slapper: On a congressional trip to the...Read More


On Congressional candidates and fundraisers

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2008 | 10:45 AM | comments

Saturday night I attended a fundraiser for a local LGBT organization that was held at the home of former Indianapolis Councilor Scott Keller. Scott has done these fundraisers for the past three years and each time the list of prominent...Read More


"I hate his kids"

Filed by Michele O'Mara | February 19, 2008 | 9:57 AM | comments

I'm a 38-year-old gay male, and my partner is 54. He has two sons, 29 and 31. The 29-year-old lives in the same city as we do. My problem is that I hate his kids. They are disrespectful not...Read More


Indiana law professors flunk proposed "marriage protection amendment"

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 19, 2008 | 9:10 AM | comments

For those of you who have an interest in Indiana GLBT topics, either because you are a resident or because you have another Hoosier connection, Bil and Jerame are in the process of bringing up a special corner of The...Read More


There is no Regime Change with Dynasties

Filed by Storm Bear | February 19, 2008 | 8:59 AM | comments

click to enlarge Just get ready to fire up your email client and send me some hate mail, but I can't get all worked up over the retirement of Fidel Castro. I hope for many things - the birth...Read More


56 Hoosier Law Professors Flunk SJR7

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 19, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Fifty-six law professors at three Indiana law schools (IU Bloomington and Indianapolis, and Valparaiso) have signed a letter to the Indiana General Assembly deeply critical of SJR7, the proposed "Marriage Protection Amendment" to the Indiana Constitution. You can read it...Read More


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Transgender History: The Rise of Hatred (the Middle Ages)

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 19, 2008 | 8:10 AM | comments

From the earliest ages, gender variance and same-sex love were seen as connected and congruous, even if one aspect manifested entirely without the other.Read More


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Prez Buchanan, mm-hmm

Filed by Ed Team | February 19, 2008 | 7:31 AM | comments

"I am selfish enough to hope you will not be able to procure an associate who will cause you to feel no regret at our separation." --Former president James Buchanan to the ambassador to France, William Rufus King...Read More


Lesbian and straight guy baby

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 19, 2008 | 7:11 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch video in YouTube App Getting a straight guy to father a baby isn't as simple as it seems in this Lance Krall sketch comedy.... (Borderline NSFW.)...Read More


Texas Primary Primer

Filed by Monica Roberts | February 19, 2008 | 4:24 AM | comments

In a few hours the polls will open in Wisconsin, Hawaii and Texas for the next round in the Democratic nomination battle between Sen. Clinton and Sen. Obama. Texas? Yep. Election day may officially be March 4, but my home...Read More