With all of the coverage of the Olympics and the week-long speculation about Obama's VP choice (make sure you see Waymon's extensive post about Biden's LGBT voting record), the days kind of ran together for me this week. I can't believe it's already Saturday! If you caught a case of the ho-hums like I did, perhaps these TBP articles will cheer you up.
The Rodney Dangerfield of Nations - Kate Clinton
FYI: Obama Supports Hate Crime Legislation and McCain Doesn't - Karen Ocamb
Gay Lifestyles: Is it Hip to be Square? - Jesse Monteagudo
Will "Feminist for Obama" Help Us at the DNC? - Rev. Irene Monroe
Marriage and Religion in the Public Square: No, They Don't Have To - Alex Blaze
Yellow Peril: A Chinese American's Olympic Struggle - Jason Tseng
Dachau, Death, and This Man - Alex Blaze
Know Thy Neighbor - Anthony Niedwiecki
And just in case you missed it, here's extended coverage of the out athletes in Beijing from Patricia Nell Warren on NPR.