March 19, 2008

Live Journal John Aravosis Horror

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2008 | 8:09 PM | comments

Last night I was trolling around the internet looking for the original source of some RuPaul quote and I stumbled on a drag queen's Live Journal with a Technorati authority in the single digits and I'm totally sure this one...Read More


Pioneering Woman Racehorse Trainer

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | March 19, 2008 | 6:08 PM | comments

"Women's history" is still such a new concept that many of us, as kids, knew a woman who dared to make female footprints across some new planet. For me, in the sports world, trainer Janet Thomson was one of those....Read More


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I'd like to direct your attention

Filed by Bil Browning | March 19, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

In case you missed it, contributor Storm Bear is launching a new Town Called Dobson series today with his strip "This cartoon is not funny." From what I've seen, the new series should spark some controversy and needed conversation about...Read More


Vote for Pro-Life

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2008 | 4:22 PM | comments

The candidate formerly known as Marvin Pro-Life Richardson, who's running as an independent to replace Larry Craig, has legally changed his name to Pro-Life: A Senate candidate has legally changed his name to Pro-Life and will appear on the ballot...Read More


The problem with Republicans...

Filed by Mike Rogers | March 19, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Is that they believe their own bullshit. Vitter on Spitzer: "Anybody who looks at the two cases will see that there is an enormous difference between the two of them," he said. "The people that are trying to draw comparisons...Read More


More on "that" being "so gay"

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2008 | 1:04 PM | comments

A study by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers found that the top insult in UK schools is "gay," with 83% of teachers reporting hearing it. The others were Bitch (59%), Slag (45%), Poof (29%), Batty boy (29%), Slut (26%),...Read More


Victory Fund Training Seeks Gay Candidates of Color

Filed by Michael Crawford | March 19, 2008 | 11:10 AM | comments

It is no secret that the path to GLBT civil rights runs through the halls of legislative bodies at the local, state and national levels. Elected officials say yea or nay to legislation that allows us to adopt children, visit...Read More


Sally Kern Will Not Apologize for God... or Herself

Filed by Steve Ralls | March 19, 2008 | 10:45 AM | comments

Oklahoma Representative Sally Kern is what my mother likes to call "a piece of work." And she is what I like to call "a special kind of crazy." After more than 350 people, led by PFLAG's Oklahoma City chapter, gathered...Read More


If Obama can throw his pastor under the bus, what will he do to us?

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | March 19, 2008 | 10:42 AM | comments

When the religious narrative you tell about your life to the American public is revealed to be vastly different than the one you actually lived, you have more than a credibility problem - you have a dilemma as Obama is...Read More


We're claiming the City-County Building, which piece are you after?

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 19, 2008 | 9:09 AM | comments

Everyone knows things are a bit out of whack here in Indy. I mean, we have the village idiot elected mayor because the last one was said to be unable to balance a checkbook without needing to raise taxes. The...Read More


This cartoon is not funny.

Filed by Storm Bear | March 19, 2008 | 8:35 AM | comments

click to enlarge Call me a mutant, but I don't see that much wrong with Pastor Wright's sermons. America's chickens did come home to roost on 9-11. Right after the Towers fell, we asked first "who" never "why." Some...Read More


Writer/Warrior Alexis De Veaux

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 19, 2008 | 8:23 AM | comments

[Editor's Note]: Guest blogger Alexis Pauline Gumbs is the founder of BrokenBeautiful Press and is a doctoral candidate in English, Africana Studies and Women's Studies at Duke University. Alexis is also the author of the column "But Some of Us...Read More


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dnA on Obama's speech

Filed by Ed Team | March 19, 2008 | 7:42 AM | comments

"The question is really whether America has already decided Obama is too black to be president. If that line has been crossed, than there's really nothing he can do to convince them otherwise. Ultimately though, you have to wonder whether...Read More


America's Best Dance Crew!

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | March 19, 2008 | 7:39 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Here's a clip from a new show on MTV called America's Best Dance Crew. This team in particular is VERY gay....Read More


Jesus f***ing Christ, I've posted 1000 times

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 19, 2008 | 7:09 AM | comments

According to the software that runs this site, this post is my 1000th entry on this site. Insane. Serious insanity. I couldn't really figure out what to do with this momentous occasion, this testament to my ability to sit around...Read More