September 20, 2009

Maine, The Way Life Should Be

Filed by Sara Whitman | September 20, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

I love the sign that marks the entrance into Maine on I95. "Maine: The way life should be." Every time I cross the Piscataqua bridge, I heave a big sigh of relief. I love Maine. Everything about it. Today, I...Read More


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Arguments Against ENDA - Are We Ready? (Part III)

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 20, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

One of the major underlying and often-unstated arguments against ENDA, in addition to concerns about pedophilia, fear of loss of religious freedom a sudden flood of litigation and concerns about gay quotas, is transphobia - an irrational fear of transgender...Read More


Why "I'm not politically correct" is nails on a chalkboard

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 20, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

I don't see why everyone is mad about what this one guy said. He may not be "politically correct," he may not be taking the easy way out and saying what everyone wants him to say, but, jeez, when what...Read More


Missionary

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | September 20, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

I was surfing working on my computer early one evening when the doorbell rang. The dog went nuts, of course, so I had to put down my laptop and find out who was here. It was three Mormon missionary boys,...Read More


Theatre Review: MilkMilkLemonade

Filed by Jason Tseng | September 20, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

A new play has made its home, nestled in New York's Lower East Side. Joshua Conkel's MilkMilkLemonade performing at Under St. Marks through September 26th, is an absurdist jaunt through the lives of Emory (Andy Phelan), a helplessly effeminate boy,...Read More


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Dear Chicago gays: I'm so sorry

Filed by Phil Reese | September 20, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

About a month and a half ago, I was in Chicago for Market Days where I met up with a few of my friends from Chicago. No surprise, most are gay men, but one in particular is a straight, Indian...Read More


You Can Keep Your Hat On

Filed by Kate Clinton | September 20, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Not to brag, but this summer, everyone coming out of my summer show in Provincetown told me it was my best ever. Oh, okay, not everyone. Two couples got up and left in a huff shortly after I described the...Read More


Come Support the Trevor Project Tonight in Miami!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 20, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Come out and support The Trevor Project, the national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among LGBTQ youth. The Lifeline Event Series will take place on September 20, 2009 from 7:00pm-10:00pm, at Halo Lounge, 1625 Michigan Avenue in...Read More


"All pornography is homosexual pornography"

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

At the Values Voter Summit 2009, Michael Schwartz, chief of staff for Sen. Tom Coburn, tells the audience that "all pornography is homosexual pornography" since it "turns your sexual drive inwards." He suggests telling all teenage boys that Playboy...Read More