May 17, 2008

Drag Queens and Assless Chaps- Weekly Round-Up

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | May 17, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

It's my favorite time of year: Long Beach Pride! This will be my eighth LB Pride, and let me tell you . . . I'm so excited I could just spit! While I take in the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence...Read More


A Few Clarifications

Filed by Sara Whitman | May 17, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

What a day Thursday was, with the ruling, the excitement before and after. There was a lot to digest with everyone claiming information- like CNN saying marriage equality was defeated- so I would like to clarify a couple points that...Read More


Obama's so gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

So I'm working on a mini-project here to track mainstream media and politicians calling Obama a faggot, directly or indirectly. This will become a dominant narrative this fall as McCain is a real manly man and Obama can't bowl over...Read More


America Will Be ...

Filed by Terrance Heath | May 17, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

I knew as soon as the California Supreme Court marriage ruling was posted that I would read the whole thing. I started reading it at my desk after it was posted but stopped once I got to the "bottom line"...Read More


Get me to the church on time

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 17, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Well, I guess my partner is finally making an honest man out of me. We are hopping on the love train and getting married in California. We are to be wed on June 27, 2008. And I couldn't be happier....Read More


Let's Face It, We Are All Getting Older

Filed by Robert Ganshorn | May 17, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Robert Ganshorn was a founding member of the Gay Liberation Front at Purdue University before creating one of the first Public Television documentaries on gay lifestyles broadcast during his graduate studies at Indiana University. Failing to become the...Read More


Where Kurt is King

Filed by Bil Browning | May 17, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

This is why I stopped reading Veritas Rex - false advertising. The truth is never King; spin is King there. I'm very disappointed that Kurt would claim to follow God's footsteps while treading (most dangerously) on the path of the...Read More


International Day Against Homophobia

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 17, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Today is the International Day Against Homophobia, held on May 17 every year. It is a rallying event offering an opportunity for people to get together and reach out to one another. Each year has a theme and 2008's is...Read More


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William Shatner's Gay Panic

Filed by Ed Team | May 17, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I was wandering around Times Square and this guy says, 'I'm going to Radio City Music Hall, would you like to come?' And I said, 'Oh, yes' - [I thought] wow, New York is everything I heard it was going...Read More


Whatever they are selling- I'm buying

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 17, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I don't need to speak the language to know why this ad is hot. Get out the shaving cream!...Read More