February 25, 2008

Huckabee isn't gay for Jeebus

Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2008 | 10:14 PM | comments

Hat tip to TruthDig for this one....Read More


The Tide Is Turning

Filed by Rebecca Juro | February 25, 2008 | 9:09 PM | comments

New York's Gay City News is reporting that over fifty people protested outside the Human Rights Campaign's annual Midtown Manhattan Dinner this Saturday, and that the event was snubbed by every single gay, lesbian, and bisexual elected official in New...Read More


Parental Pride

Filed by Sara Whitman | February 25, 2008 | 8:15 PM | comments

I have told many stories about my kids. Some funny, some sad, and always, I am proud of them. But this letter Jake wrote, still has me beaming. Last weekend, Jake and Allan were watching "Storm Chasers" on the weather...Read More


Is It Funny Because It Is True?

Filed by Bruce Parker | February 25, 2008 | 6:47 PM | comments

The clip below from Saturday night live had me laughing my a** off. I know that Hillary is taking a lot of hits for directing funders toward SNL as evidence that the media has been biased against her, but to...Read More


Best Collab Eva - What the Buck 100,000!

Filed by Michael Buckley | February 25, 2008 | 6:06 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch At BuckHollywood check out the COOL POSTER my brother-in-law made me! THANKS WES! Thank you so much to those who participated! It was a lot of fun to put together! I'll make a vlog explaining...Read More


Gay Producer Craig Zadan on "A Raisin in the Sun"

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 25, 2008 | 5:53 PM | comments

Let's be honest: most people will probably tune into ABC's drama "A Raisin in the Sun" tonight to see if Sean "P Diddy" Combs can act. He can. In fact, the entire cast is achingly brilliant. Check out the excellent...Read More


Out black candidates can bridge a divide

Filed by Chuck Wolfe | February 25, 2008 | 5:49 PM | comments

Enemies of the LGBT community have long sought to divide Americans for political gain. In recent years, they’ve worked hard to break up a progressive coalition that has included gay people and the African-American civil rights community. African-American gays and...Read More


Ralph Nader jumps in

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2008 | 3:29 PM | comments

I guess it was expected; Ralph Nader is running again, this time without the support of the Green Party like in 2004. I don't really know why, since there isn't much of a movement to back him, the grassroots is...Read More


Mary Ann Sullivan will replace Jon Elrod

Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2008 | 2:15 PM | comments

Just in from the tip line... Mary Ann Sullivan will not be contested in the Democratic primary in May for Indiana House District 97. Sullivan was victorious at the Marion County Slating Convention on February 16. Sullivan has never held...Read More


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I'm such a tease!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2008 | 1:45 PM | comments

Just a quick note to let everyone know to watch for an exclusive interview with Suzanne Westenhoefer on Wednesday. We'll also have a contest to win DVDs of Suzanne's stand up - including an autographed copy of "A Bottom on...Read More


Sex sells, corruption doesn't

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2008 | 12:22 PM | comments

I've been meaning to write something up about the McCain scandalage that broke in the NY Times this past week (as well as a few others that have been happening for some time before that), but I haven't really had...Read More


It’s Not The Issues, It’s Your God

Filed by Marti Abernathey | February 25, 2008 | 11:48 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch The Democratic candidate for Indiana's 7th Congressional District is in law enforcement, sits on the City-County Council, and is the grandson of an Indiana political legend, Julia Carson. Andre Carson wants to end the Iraq...Read More


Pakistan Bans YouTube

Filed by Storm Bear | February 25, 2008 | 10:12 AM | comments

click to enlarge From CNN: Pakistan has become the latest country to block access to the video-sharing Web site YouTube on the grounds that one or more videos on the site offend Islam, authorities said Monday. The Pakistani government...Read More


$2 for the bus and he never came back

Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2008 | 10:10 AM | comments

Another sad case of a gay youth gunned down in public. What's the headline? "Gay teen shot dead while dressed as woman in Fort Lauderdale". "I gave him $2 for the bus and he never came back," said Denise King,...Read More


Black LGBT History Day 25: James Richmond Barthe

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | February 25, 2008 | 9:49 AM | comments

Source: http://www.glbtq.com/arts/barthe_jr.html James Richmond Barthé (1901 - 1989) was a popular African-American sculptor associated with the Harlem Renaissance. He used his art as a means of working out internal conflicts related to race and sexuality. Born on January 28, 1901,...Read More


Jimmy Kimmel's effing Ben Affleck

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2008 | 9:18 AM | comments

Jimmy Kimmel has his response to Sarah Silverman. I'm going to have to go no opinion on this video as well. What do you all think of the queer-phobic message?...Read More


Alix Olsen "Subtle Sister"

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2008 | 7:39 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch video in YouTube App Alix Olsen's "Subtle Sister."...Read More


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Gay for pay and "I don't care"

Filed by Ed Team | February 25, 2008 | 7:37 AM | comments

"I think we are a homophobic country and I believe the media’s insensitive sensationalisation of the issue is largely responsible for this. ... I have close friends who are gay, and they are as intelligent and caring as, if not...Read More


Freeheld

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 25, 2008 | 12:54 AM | comments

I can count on one hand the times that an Oscar win caused me to jump up and down in the middle of my living room, out of excitement. And there are even fewer that have brought a tear to...Read More