March 12, 2010

Queer music Friday - Athens Boys Choir

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 12, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Since there can't be enough artists working in the white queer DIY rap idiom, here's a video Bil sent me a few weeks ago. It's Athens Boys Choir's "Fagette." Pretty much includes any bio information I'd normally put up here....Read More


U.S. Gay Men's Astonishing HIV/STD Rates

Filed by D Gregory Smith | March 12, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

At the National STD Prevention Conference on Wednesday, the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) released some astonishing data regarding rates of infection among MSM (Men who have Sex with Men). The data indicate that rates of HIV infection...Read More


WWII era photo: Spanky and his gang of one

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | March 12, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

An interesting image I stumbled across in a collection of WWII sailor memorabilia. I guess it's anchors aweigh at sea and bottoms up on land....Read More


What is wrong with us?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 12, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

I was in Athens last week, and on Friday there were massive protests against the proposed austerity package the socialist government proposed in order to get Germany and France to back their outstanding debt. People demonstrated in the street, all...Read More


Instruments of Injustice: Why Bans On Marriage Are Unconstitutional

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 12, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Ryan Secord is a recent graduate from Michigan State University where he studied political science and journalism. He worked for the Capital News Service as a state and federal government correspondent, the Hillsdale Daily News, and...Read More


Homo-Hating Janet Porter Prays to be the Queen of all Media

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 12, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Nothing that comes out of Janet Porter's (formerly Janet Folger) mouth surprises me at this point. Folger is the gay-hating, fire-and-brimstone-breathing head of Faith2Action who authored the fundamentalist tome "The Criminalization of Christianity" and is the former national director of...Read More


Housing anti-discrimination bill introduced in House

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 12, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Good news is that this is being introduced. Let's see if, unlike ENDA, DADT repeal, and the Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act, this one actually gets a vote in the House: Two House Democrats are backing a bill that...Read More


Speaker Nancy Pelosi: We Don't Have The Votes And I'm Not Helping

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 12, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

We have a new ENDA co-sponsor in the Senate: Senator Jim Webb of Virginia. This confirms the previous information we had that he would be supporting the bill. Our Senate count remains at 55. Meanwhile, out of DC comes the...Read More


Oklahoma Senate: OK to look the other way if LGBTs are bashed in OK

Filed by Joe Mirabella | March 12, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

The Oklahoma Senate is trying to subvert the Federal Hate Crimes Bill (Matthew Shepherd Act) that was passed last year. OK State Senator, Steve Russell, slipped an amendment into a bill on Wednesday that would prohibit the state of Oklahoma...Read More


John Roberts' SGF!

Filed by Sean Martin | March 12, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Even Supreme Court justices need an occasional bitch slap from their sassy gay friends.... Click here for a larger version....Read More


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The lesbian villian

Filed by Ed Team | March 12, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Itawamba school officials are trying to turn Constance into the villain who called the whole thing off, and that just isn't what happened. She's fighting for everyone to be able to enjoy the prom. The government, and that includes public...Read More


Young Calen discovers same sex marriage for the first time

Filed by Joe Mirabella | March 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Adults can learn a lot from children about how easy it is to evolve....Read More