April 19, 2009

Boycott Amazon? Why?

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | April 19, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

As one among hundreds of authors and publishers who were directly affected by the Amazon crisis, I'm putting my final two cents on the table. I've read all the blogs, including those as far afield as the Guardian in London....Read More


Remember Hillary? She Still Needs Your Money!

Filed by Nina Smith | April 19, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Not too long ago, if you went to HillaryClinton.com, you found the 2008 presidential nomination race in high gear with Clinton winning more primaries and delegates than any other female candidate in American history. What a difference a year makes....Read More


Life Is To Shotr Too Be Perfec

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 19, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Let me ask you something. Do typos bother you?   OK. Let me ask you something else. Why?...Read More


@ Kiehl's - Miami Beach Gay Pride

Filed by Father Tony | April 19, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

Kiehl's loves to throw open their doors to the LGBTers. On Friday evening, to celebrate the Miami Beach Gay Pride weekend, they unfurled the rainbow and poured the wine. I found myself awash in moisturizer and good company at their...Read More


Bloggers on marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 19, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

The National Journal does a weekly, completely non-scientific poll on where the left and right blogosphere is on a given issue. This week, one of the questions was about same-sex marriage:...Read More


Eve Sedgwick Memorial Open Thread

Filed by Paige Schilt | April 19, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

I learned of Eve Sedgwick's death from a friend who is also a former professor of mine. Given Sedgwick's loving, brilliant writings on queer pedagogy and friendship, it seemed like a fitting way for the news to travel--from teacher to...Read More


Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 19, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Bryan Keller is a volunteer Helpline counselor on The Trevor Helpline. He volunteers at The Randy Stone West Coast Call Center in Los Angeles. Not everyone who calls the Trevor helpline is perched at the edge of the abyss, contemplating...Read More


No bull! I've got your back!

Filed by Bil Browning | April 19, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Give us your best caption for this photo, Projectors. See what you can come up with on a Sunday morning......Read More


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Caste-ing Aside Privilege

Filed by Ed Team | April 19, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"You do not win by struggling to the top of a caste system, you win by refusing to be trapped within one at all." --Naomi Wolf, via LOLSAM...Read More