December 31, 2009

The defining decade of my youth

Filed by Matt Comer | December 31, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

What Time is calling the "decade from hell," was nothing short a time of growth, self-discovery, exploration and transformation for me. This decade seems as though it has flown by, but entirely contained within that time was my journey from...Read More


Memorable moments of 2009

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

I must say, I did a helluva lot of really cool things in 2009. As I look back, the vast majority of them are all related to the blog somehow so it seemed appropriate to share my list of truly...Read More


Transgender Appointee to Department of Commerce

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 31, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

The National Center for Transgender Equality announced today, Thursday, that Amanda Simpson, a transgender woman with thirty years of experience in the aerospace industry, has been appointed by the Obama Administration as a Senior Technical Advisor to the Department of...Read More


The top 15 queer newsmakers of 2009

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

I drew up a list of the top 15 LGBTQ people who kept on making the headlines, both here in LGBTQ media and in straight media. These are not the "15 greatest LGBT people of 2009," nor are they the...Read More


GM Unveils The New 2010 Queer

Filed by Father Tony | December 31, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Right. We may not live to see the day when GM will name a car "The Queer", but could it sell any worse than the rest of their products? Meanwhile, I've come up with a list of ten features, qualities...Read More


Youth Gender Identity, Race and Class in the New York Times and In the New Year

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 31, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

The New York Times published an interview on Monday with Vidari DeGuzman, a youth worker at the Hetrick-Martin Institute, a service organization for LGBT youth in New York City. Although relatively short, I found the interview revealing about issues of...Read More


Rosie O'Donnell is off the market!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Because the romantic life of celebrities is what we peons live for... The comedian and former TV talk show host -- who in mid-November revealed that her longtime partner Kelli Carpenter moved out of their home two years ago --...Read More


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There's more than 10 in one paragraph

Filed by Ed Team | December 31, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Get all pro-homosexual and pro-promiscuity programs, literature, teachers, and counselors out of every school now. Remove "gay" clubs, Planned Parenthood at health fairs, and GLSEN- PFLAG- SIECUS activists. Cease all condom demonstrations, abortion referrals, on-site birth control dispensing, sexual orientation...Read More


It's not that kind of bank!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Thanks to Bamboo Nation for this Thai optometrist commercial that would never have made it past American censors. While it's rather gross, it is heavy on the chuckle factor....Read More