March 28, 2008

Two Gay Guys: When Gays Attack!

Filed by Brent Hartinger | March 28, 2008 | 6:33 PM | comments

Our latest vlog, on the controversy over the lack of same-sex kissing on As the World Turns, and on the effectiveness of certain kinds of "attack" political activism. Get Embed Code...Read More


Queer music Friday - The Butchies

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Kaia's vocals are so hot.... Here's the Butchies' "Send Me You": iPhone users: Click to watch And lead singer Kaia Wilson on when she got involved in queer issues:...Read More


If You Can't Beat 'Em, Sue 'Em.

Filed by Terrance Heath | March 28, 2008 | 3:38 PM | comments

When it comes to blogging these days, when I come across something I want to blog about days — even weeks or months — go by before I get around to actually blogging about it. Half the time, I let...Read More


Coming out to my host family

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2008 | 3:23 PM | comments

When I came here to France, besides my coworkers, I knew nobody. That was OK since I immediately signed up for unlimited phone to the US and high-speed internet (all for 30 euro a month with basic cable included, thank...Read More


IN-07 Congressional race sees movement

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

It's been a busy week for Indiana's 7th district Congressional race. Here are the highlights: Democrat Woody Myers has loaned his campaign $550k of his own money. Candidates David Orentlicher and Andre Carson are both doing well in the fundraising...Read More


Boygirls, Pill Bugs, and Cool Dudes

Filed by Paige Schilt | March 28, 2008 | 2:07 PM | comments

[Editor's note: Dr. Paige Schilt is a dyke mama, a "low femme" nerd, an activist, and an occasional professor of LGBT studies. She works as the Media Director for Soulforce.] Last week was spring break, so I got to spend...Read More


Can we get along?

Filed by Sara Whitman | March 28, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

I had a friend of mine admit today that she's an Obama supporter. I would say a good friend of mine but now... I'm not so sure. Only kidding. I was a little surprised but not completely. Frankly? At this...Read More


Married gay man denied passport over his name

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 28, 2008 | 11:24 AM | comments

Jason Hair-Wynn got married to his partner in Massachusetts and then legally added his partner's last name to his own. But when Jason applied for a new passport in order to go to Africa to do HIV/AIDS education work for...Read More


Black History: Triangular Trade

Filed by Storm Bear | March 28, 2008 | 10:55 AM | comments

click to enlarge Triangular trade is a historical term indicating trade between three ports or regions. The trade evolved where a region had an export commodity that was not required in the region from which its major imports came....Read More


The pro-family movement failed

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2008 | 9:37 AM | comments

Pregnancy discrimination claims are up 40% from 1998. Dana Goldstein also writes: Shallenbarger also writes that many American women, until they get pregnant, have no idea that they are entitled to no paid leave under current law. Indeed, a study...Read More


50 Ways to Keep Your Lover: # 29-30

Filed by Michele O'Mara | March 28, 2008 | 8:04 AM | comments

In my book, Love Tips and Trips for Gay and Lesbian Relationships, I have identified 50 Ways to Keep Your Lover. My post last Friday offered strategies 27-28, this week I am sharing strategies 29-30. Look for more strategies next...Read More


Hannah Montana is DEADLY! Jonas Brothers Fans LOVE ME!

Filed by Michael Buckley | March 28, 2008 | 7:46 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Re this video: Hannah Montana is TOXIC! The Kids Choice Awards are gonna be MAJOR! Go JB and JLS! Josh and Drake are not dating anymore! And Carnie Wilson - I am here for you!...Read More


Carnegie Mellon professor Randy Pausch's last lecture

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2008 | 7:15 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch, who is dying from pancreatic cancer, gave his last lecture at the university Sept. 18, 2007, before a packed McConomy Auditorium. In his moving talk, "Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams,"...Read More


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Eventually it will happen

Filed by Ed Team | March 28, 2008 | 7:05 AM | comments

"Find the best in everybody. You may have to wait a long time. Sometimes years, but people will show you their good side." -- Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch In September 2007, Pausch, a university professor who is dying of...Read More