February 27, 2008

Bad Trans News Coverage in MI

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | February 27, 2008 | 10:34 PM | comments

One of the more prominent GLBT reporters in Michigan, Todd Heywood, has posted a good piece about recent insensitive news coverage in Michigan on transgender issues. Most of which we have worked on at Triangle Foundation. Here is the link...Read More


Update: Super Tuesday Problem Vote Count in California

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | February 27, 2008 | 5:20 PM | comments

Once in a while, the creaky system works -- and a loud uproar by angry voters gets a problem fixed overnight. Right after the California Democratic primary, I reported on a ballot-counting snafu in Los Angeles County that looked to...Read More


No Sex, Please. We're Parents.

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 27, 2008 | 4:01 PM | comments

First of all, this post is not what you think it's about. (Though I could write style-crampin' aspects of having an infant who doesn't sleep through the night yet. Suffice it to say that the spirit is willing but the...Read More


Sitting Shiva On She

Filed by Kate Clinton | February 27, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

Don’t ask. I’m a 60 year old white woman with the last name Clinton. How do you think I feel? Please do not tell me your long night of the soul “Let this cup pass from me, Oprah” story about...Read More


Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Forget

Filed by Eric Marcus | February 27, 2008 | 2:15 PM | comments

Back in the early 1990’s, the thought of a Clinton in the White House gave me the warm fuzzies. Bill Clinton was the first candidate for president to so openly embrace gay people and invite us to be a part...Read More


An Unsettling Trend of Anti-Gay Violence in South Florida

Filed by Waymon Hudson | February 27, 2008 | 11:23 AM | comments

I am very disturbed with the recent string of anti-gay crimes in Broward County, Florida, home of Fort Lauderdale. First, there was the senseless murder of 17 year-old Simmie Williams Jr, which Police are investigating as a possible hate crime...Read More


No more eye candy for me, I'm full!

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2008 | 10:35 AM | comments

I don't think I've talked much about my bizarre relationship with food here, but I think that I'm not alone on this one. Language is itself a system of symbols used to signify concrete objects and actions, but in the...Read More


Indianapolis Gears Up to Dine Out on Thursday, April 24th

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2008 | 8:45 AM | comments

For the 13th year, the Damien Center and Indianapolis-area restaurants are partnering to serve up an important event to fight HIV/AIDS. Dining Out for Life will take place on Thursday, April 24th and everyone is invited to dine out at...Read More


How could I have forgotten Kim Pearson?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

I shared all of the shout-outs to the Bilerico Project at Creating Change - or so I thought. That flu must have really knocked something out of me, because I forgot to include Kim Pearson! Yikes! iPhone users: Click to...Read More


My Apology to Black Women for Gay America and Charles Knipp

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 27, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

[Editor's note:] This guest post is from Jasmyne Cannick. At 30, Jasmyne Cannick is a critic and commentator based in Los Angeles who writes about the worlds of pop culture, race, class, sexuality, and politics as it relates to the...Read More


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Leadership

Filed by Ed Team | February 27, 2008 | 7:31 AM | comments

"It occurs to me that the Democrats might be having trouble picking a nominee because they have one candidate who will probably be great at running the government and one who will probably be great at leading the country. Which...Read More


Declare war on war

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch video in YouTube App The most violent anti-war song ever, from The Big Gay Sketch Show....Read More


5 Dirty Little Secrets

Filed by Abigail Hannon | February 27, 2008 | 2:02 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch come subscribe and sign up to the mailing list on my website!...Read More


Hillary Takes Florida Nuclear

Filed by Storm Bear | February 27, 2008 | 12:03 AM | comments

click to enlarge From CNN: A failed switch and fire at an electrical substation outside Miami triggered widespread blackouts across Florida on Tuesday, cutting off power for nearly 1 million customers across most of the state, a utility executive...Read More