April 6, 2010

A Prom and Pretty (Ugly) Things

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | April 06, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Secret proms being disguised as birthday parties. Social outcasts being left out and exiled. A school that has lied in court. And, once more, an example of some of the issues that surround all of this, and a reason why...Read More


Jesus smiles on sexual harassment

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 06, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

As should be plainly obvious to anyone paying attention (except for anyone invested in the idea that the Religious Right is a group of home-grown Americans motivated by nothing other than the Moral Values in the Bible), the reason rightwing...Read More


"Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives" Fails, as a Movie and as a Concept

Filed by Rebecca Juro | April 06, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

It's rare that a three-and-a-half-minute trailer tells you just about everything you need to know about a movie, but in the case of "Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives" the movie is everything you see in those few minutes but more... and...Read More


Dancing with the Stars: Interracial & gay marriage waltz

Filed by Bil Browning | April 06, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

We never watch Dancing With the Stars (I know, a reality show I don't watch! *gasp!*), but apparently last night's episode was memorable for one beautiful waltz. Actress Niecy Nash and her partner, Louis van Amstel, performed a number based...Read More


"Is homosexuality a problem in need of a cure?"

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 06, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

This video's pretty amazing - CNN just let exgayologist Richard Cohen present his scientifesque theories that gay people can change to straight if they just beat pillows hard enough in a news segment. CNN's Kyra Phillips challenges him a little,...Read More


Fairly Unbalanced

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 06, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

OK. This is truly getting tiresome. I know the media is making an attempt to be "fair and balanced" in writing about the threats of violence against Democratic lawmakers after the passage of health care reform. Plenty of people have...Read More


Whereupon I fall over dead: I agree with Michael Steele

Filed by Bil Browning | April 06, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

I'll admit - this is a little painful for me to say. I'll just get it out of the way right here at the beginning. I agree with Michael Steele. Has race been an issue with Chairman Steele's reign as...Read More


Another school protested for Corpus Christi

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 06, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

I posted last week about Tarleton State University's production of Corpus Christi, a play that portrays Jesus as a gay man living in the 20th century, which got canceled because a bunch of teabaggers/fundies/rightwingers/conservative Christians called in death threats to...Read More


Fraternity, Sorority, Gender: 19th Century Lesbiana

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 06, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Something tells me there is more to this late 19th century postcard than meets the eye, though what meets the eye is certainly enchanting....Read More


2nd Amendment Foundation And Black Community Agree To Joint Gun March, Rally

Filed by Don Davis | April 06, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

New York (FNS)--In an effort to help dispel concerns of racism, Terri Stocke, President of the Second Amendment March, agreed to coordinate with members of the Reverend Al Sharpton's National Action Network and the Reverend Jesse Jackson's Rainbow/Push Coalition in...Read More


Mark Angelo Cummings - Songs in the Key of F2M

Filed by Father Tony | April 06, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Within five minutes of my arrival at the Hollywood home of folk rock vocalist and acoustic guitarist Mark Angelo Cummings and his wife Violet, Mark took off his shirt to display his remarkable physique. (May all the handsome men I...Read More


Life Lessons!

Filed by Sean Martin | April 06, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

There's a couple of lessons to be learned here... Click here for a larger version....Read More


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Nobody will ask questions

Filed by Ed Team | April 06, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"[Turkey has had a] rise in nationalism, Islamic values, poverty, and unemployment in the past seven or eight years. In such a climate, homosexuals and transsexuals are easy targets. Assailants think that nobody will ask questions and that they won't...Read More


More LGBT-specific Census 2010 PSAs

Filed by Bil Browning | April 06, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

These days it seems you can't turn around without seeing an LGBT-specific 2010 Census PSA. Filmmaker Michael Kurz made this one plus another one you can see after the jump....Read More