September 14, 2008

Better Know a Contributor: Michael Crawford

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | September 14, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: You've seen Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Lobbyist," but our version is so much gayer! Each weekend, we spotlight a different TBP contributor. In case you've missed any of our previous interviews, I've got links at the end...Read More


The Reds

Filed by Eric Leven | September 14, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

It's 4:45 in the afternoon and ominous clouds develop over my city. A storm is on it's way. It is inevitable. In the distance another storm is brewing. Though this one is 8 weeks away. This storm is gathering, the...Read More


The Fight for Equality in Gainesville, FL

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 14, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

The group fighting the repeal of protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender residents in Gainesville, Florida has taken their cause to the web! Equality is Gainesville's Business has launched a website: http://equalitygainesville.com. Our readers have been following this case...Read More


The Fight for Equality in Gainesville, FL

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 14, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

The group fighting the repeal of protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender residents in Gainesville, Florida has taken their cause to the web! Equality is Gainesville's Business has launched a website: http://equalitygainesville.com. Our readers have been following this case...Read More


The comedy gods are happy

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

With an entire nation sacrificing rubber chickens and imploring the comedy gods to give us one - just one! - Tina Fey impression of Sarah Palin, how could they resist? The comedy gods are happy....Read More


The Palin Book Banning Controversy

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 14, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

More information is coming out about Palin and her quest to ban books from the Wasilla Library during her time as Mayor. A New York Times article details disturbing information about Palin's push for censorship of books she considered "immoral"....Read More


Larry Craig and my own Fridge to Nowhere

Filed by Don Sherfick | September 14, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Well I see that attorneys for my sentimental but apparently unsuccessful choice for the Republican Vice-Presidential nomination, Idaho Senator Larry Craig, has appeared before the Minnesota Court of Appeals in another try to withdraw his guilty plea concerning misdemeanor toe-tapping...Read More


Internet toy: Sarah Palin name generator

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Ever wanted to know what you'd be named if Sarah Palin were your mother? She named her kids Bristol, Track, Willow, Piper, and Trig, so she's brimming with ideas. I entered my full name and got "Barrel McRaven Palin." I...Read More


Log Cabin Republicans: Building a Bridge to Nowhere

Filed by Eric Marcus | September 14, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Okay, so it's displaced anger. I can't punch out any of McCain's political operatives (the guy with the shaved head comes to mind). I can't tell Sarah Palin to just shut the #$@* up already about that bridge to nowhere!...Read More


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Ellen's Mom joins the fight against Prop 8

Filed by Ed Team | September 14, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I'm sure you've already heard, Ellen married the love of her life, my daughter-in-law, Portia de Rossi nearly one month ago. They had a stunning, intimate ceremony with family and close friends. Complete with beautiful decorations, their favorite roses, candlelit...Read More


Sunday Funnies: Gina Gershon takes on Palin

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 14, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lesbian icon Gina Gershon takes on Sarah Palin in this "Funny or Die" spoof. For more funny Palin videos, check out Bil's post "Funny videos: Sarah Palin is the new Dan Quayle"....Read More