July 5, 2009

In Memory of Bob -- Or What "the Right to Healthcare" Should Mean for Our Elders

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | July 05, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Last week, the four of us laid our friend Bob to rest in the memorial park where three generations of his family are buried. He had just turned 73, and wanted his bones to be buried beside those of a...Read More


You won't have Palin to kick around anymore

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 05, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Well, since she got quite a bit of coverage on this site, Sarah Palin's resignation deserves at least a mention. Her speech is after the jump, which makes so little sense it's fun to watch. It won't be long before...Read More


Cheese and Roses

Filed by Dana Rudolph | July 05, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle (D) signed a bill yesterday that allows same-sex couples to register as domestic partners and thus gain certain rights like hospital visitation and survivor benefits. As an erstwhile Cheesehead, who met my now-spouse while we were...Read More


Your opinion needed on an issue of vital importance

Filed by Bil Browning | July 05, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Okay, so maybe that's being a little too... dramatic. (I know, I know. You're all stunned that I'd be overly dramatic... *grins*) After I posted about our upcoming redesign, Alex left a comment saying he hoped I'd finally change my...Read More


"Web Site Story" vs. eHarmony

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | July 05, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

The folks at CollegeHumor have created a brilliantly witty and well-shot short parody of West Side Story, updated for the information age. For example, "I Feel Pretty" becomes a bouncy number about Twitter ("I'm on Twitter/I'm on Twitter"), while "Maria"...Read More


Life Is a Highway

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 05, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

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A Step in the Right Direction

Filed by Ed Team | July 05, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"There is a big divide between rural and urban India, and it is by no means an exaggeration to say that the Indian public opinion is overwhelmingly against homosexuality. To court popular support, it is possible that some blatantly anti-gay...Read More


How to find a boyfriend

Filed by Bil Browning | July 05, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Davey Wavey tells us how to find a boyfriend. I've already got one, but if Davey wants one, I'm willing to be generous. He's cute as a button and seems rather grounded....Read More


Church Chat, Beltway Style

Filed by John Shields | July 05, 2009 | 5:00 AM | comments

Here's what's coming up for the major network morning news shows today. In chronological order - broadcast channel-wise, in D.C. - that means 4, 5, 7 and 9. That would be NBC, FOX, ABC and CBS. Check channels and air...Read More