February 21, 2008

Barack Obama

Filed by Abigail Hannon | February 21, 2008 | 8:21 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch a political ad i did 4 my social studies class. come see more at my website!...Read More


Live Blogging The CNN Debates

Filed by Marti Abernathey | February 21, 2008 | 8:07 PM | comments

I'm Live blogging the CNN Debates under the cut......Read More


Israeli lawmaker: Homosexual activity causes earthquakes

Filed by Pam Spaulding | February 21, 2008 | 8:03 PM | comments

Every time I think the homophobes here have cornered the mark on complete batsh*ttery, here comes something out of left field from the international set. Let's examine the wisdom of Knesset Member Shlomo Benizri....Read More


Of course...

Filed by Mike Rogers | February 21, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

they won't deny it, now will they? McCain's official response to the story does not even deny he had an affair with her. I bet it kept the lawyers up all night to come up with this one:...Read More


Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Open Phones!

Filed by Rebecca Juro | February 21, 2008 | 5:47 PM | comments

Tonight on the Rebecca Juro Show: Open Phones! We'll be taking your calls at 928-257-3171. You set the agenda, you choose the topics! Obama's surging...he's now won ten in a row! Is Hillary finished? We'll get into that and...Read More


Transwomen of Color Testify to the UN on Racism in the U.S.

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | February 21, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Right now, the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) is meeting in Switzerland -- and two Bay Area activists are there to advocate for the rights of transwomen of color in the U.S. Miss Major and Melenie...Read More


Transgender Law Center Opposes Trying McInerney as an Adult

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | February 21, 2008 | 4:43 PM | comments

The Transgender Law Center, in conjunction with the National Center for Lesbian Rights, has come out against charging Brandon McInerney--the 14-year-old charged with killing Lawrence King--as an adult. In a document circulated via e-mail yesterday, they wrote, While we in...Read More


Indiana Equality Forum

Filed by Marti Abernathey | February 21, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Last night I attended a forum sponsored by Indiana Equality. The forum featured the three candidates (Andre Carson (D), Jon Elrod (R). and Sean Shepard (L)) running in the March 11, 2008 special election. This election will decide who will...Read More


A little straight humor

Filed by Sara Whitman | February 21, 2008 | 3:45 PM | comments

I saw this link on Huffington Post and could not resist. For the first time in the wild, gorillas are doing the deed face to face. And they tell us mission style is the way of the lord. Such excitement...Read More


Despair, stereotyping, barebacking, and pizza in the belle ville of St. Etienne

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 21, 2008 | 11:51 AM | comments

One of the most persistent questions I get asked here in France is "What are the big differences between the US and France?" I also get asked that in America, but I'm here right now so I'm thinking about it...Read More


Black History Month – William Cathay

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 21, 2008 | 10:10 AM | comments

[Editor's note: This guest post is from Monica Helms, president of the Transgender American Veterans Association.] I have found this month to be one of the most educational months in the year. All around are wonderful articles, History Channel shows...Read More


Black LGBT History Day 21: Billy Strayhorn

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | February 21, 2008 | 8:47 AM | comments

Despite his indisputable musical genius, prolific composer, arranger, and performing musician Billy Strayhorn spent much of his life in near-anonymity. Best known for his collaborations with Duke Ellington over a span of nearly thirty years, Strayhorn was the writer and...Read More


Nancy boys who live in glass houses...

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 21, 2008 | 8:32 AM | comments

Tim Gunn thinks Hillary Clinton is suffering from gender confusion (about 5:50 in): iPhone users: Click to watch What's also interesting is that of the three politicians whose fashion he and Conan commented on, two were women. That makes sense...Read More


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Obama on Clinton's periodic feelings

Filed by Ed Team | February 21, 2008 | 7:27 AM | comments

"I understand that Senator Clinton, periodically when she's feeling down, launches attacks as a way of trying to boost her appeal." --Sen. Obama...Read More


Masturbation, Love Won Out

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 21, 2008 | 7:20 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Jim Burroway discusses one ex-gayist's thoughts on masturbation. It's kinda funny if you think masturbation is funny or the Religious Right's thoughts on sex are funny....Read More