December 20, 2008

Damn! Its the last weekend before Christmas roundup

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 20, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Yikes! I hope you all have done whatever holiday shopping you needed to do because the clock is tick-tick-ticking. We are a mere 5 days away from Christmas, so let's get to the best of the best for the past...Read More


1 of 18,000 Being Attacked This Holiday Season

Filed by Waymon Hudson | December 20, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

My "homosexual agenda" is pretty much the same everyday. Wake-up, give my husband a kiss on the cheek, give one of our dogs his allergy medicine and make sure there is food in their bowls, decide if I can skip...Read More


Not a Disagreement among Friends...

Filed by Kate Kendell | December 20, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Even as we endured the passage of Prop 8 and three other anti-gay measures on November 4, we took comfort in the near end of the most treacherous administration in recent history and the historic election of a man who...Read More


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How To Be An Ally with Atheists

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 20, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Editors' note: This post follows Greta Christina's earlier guest post on TBP, Being an Atheist in the Queer Community. Greta blogs at gretachristina.com. So what do atheists want from their allies? And how can progressive non-atheist people and groups be...Read More


Rachel Maddow on Rick Warren

Filed by Waymon Hudson | December 20, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Rachel Maddow gets real about the Warren Fiasco on the Thursday edition of her show. .msnbcLinks {font-size:11px; font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #999; margin-top: 5px; background: transparent; text-align: center; width: 425px;} .msnbcLinks a {text-decoration:none !important; border-bottom: 1px dotted #999 !important; font-weight:normal...Read More


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2008-The Year Of the Black Transperson

Filed by Monica Roberts | December 20, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Ever since Christine Jorgensen stepped off the plane in New York from Denmark in 1953, the media coverage concerning transgender people has been disproportionately focused on white transgender people. What little coverage we have garnered has been limited to African-American...Read More


CA Attorney General Supports Repeal of Prop 8!

Filed by Brynn Craffey | December 20, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Californian Attorney General (and former two-term governor) Jerry Brown, in a surprise turnabout, has filed a brief to the State Supreme Court in support of overturning Proposition 8! Prior to this move, Brown had publicly stated he would uphold Prop...Read More


Rick Warren: gays are immature and slutty

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 20, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

Despite his Mr. Rogers-like public persona, it is increasingly clear that Rick Warren is nothing less than professional anti-gay James Dobson in a cardigan sweater. Check out this clip of Warren being interviewed by Ann Curry on the Today Show...Read More


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Kenneth Starr talks marriage

Filed by Ed Team | December 20, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Proposition 8's brevity is matched by its clarity. There are no conditional clauses, exceptions, exemptions or exclusions." --Kenneth Starr, the special investigator famous for his obsession with Clinton's sex life, in his suit to invalidate same-sex marriages already performed in...Read More


The Blow - "Knowing the Things that I Know"

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 20, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This is previously-featured QMF band The Blow's old video for "Knowing the Things that I Know."...Read More