April 13, 2010

Coming Out to Aging Parents

Filed by Michele O'Mara | April 13, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Dear Michele, I am dating a woman who is 19 years younger than myself. She is 28 and I am 47. We have a lot of fun doing things together, but our relationship is strained as I am having...Read More


Florida Hospital Changes LGBT Policies After Denying Lesbian the Right to Visit Her Dying Partner

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 13, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Readers may remember the stomach-turning hospital behavior from Miami, Florida based hospital Jackson Memorial Hospital. Janice Langbehn was denied access to her dying partner, Lisa Marie Pond. Janice Langbehn and Lisa Pond, together 18 years, were about to depart from...Read More


Montana: Homophobic dad gets schooled

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Missoula, Montana passed the state's first LGBT inclusive human rights ordinance last night after the city council meeting ran into the wee hours of the morning. The meeting was packed full of residents wanting to testify either for or against...Read More


Pedophilia libel

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 13, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Vatican is flailing its arms trying to pawn its current crop of sex abuse charges on the gays. They've been doing it for years, and you can almost hear the Cardinal saying, "Please just believe it's their fault. You...Read More


Understanding the Idea of Slurs

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | April 13, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Of late I've felt obliged to write posts, but at the same time, the stuff I want to write is not something I can write at this time without it triggering some kind of related hook into some recent event...Read More


Do-or-Die Time for ENDA: Whip Count Now Under Way

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 13, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Congress is back in business today after the Easter recess, and action is starting on one of the major stated goals of our movement: the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would finally stop overt job discrimination against LGBT people. A whip...Read More


2012 or bust

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 13, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

After Equality California and the Courage Campaign endorsed 2012 as the year to repeal Prop 8 in California, people didn't think that the orgs left in the 2010 had the resources to get enough signatures to get on the ballot....Read More


Don't Ask, Don't Tell, Just Grab: vintage photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 13, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Suffice to say, this is my kind of military salute....Read More


Bareback porn and effective organizing for a healthier community

Filed by Adam Bink | April 13, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

On Friday, contributor Joe Mirabella wrote a piece discussing the death of bareback gay porn star Chad Noel due to HIV complications and citing viewers of bareback porn as responsible, in part, due to their role in consuming such content....Read More


Tips for Gay Couples Considering Filing As Married

Filed by Nadine Smith | April 13, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

If you are a gay couple, legally married in a state or country that performs such marriages, can you file your federal income tax return as married even if the federal government refuses to acknowledge your marriage? General Answer: Because...Read More


Colin Farrell Speaks Out for His Gay Brother

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | April 13, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

In my daily life, whenever I quote Colin Farrell, I'm usually pulling direct quotes from his notorious sex tape. You know, like, when he goes down on that woman, he declares, "Breakfast, lunch, and motherf*cking dinner right here!" Stuff like...Read More


Gay Evolution 6!

Filed by Sean Martin | April 13, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

On matters of reproduction... Click here for a larger version....Read More


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Gaga: 15 Minutes of Fame

Filed by Ed Team | April 13, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's as if I've been shouting at everyone, and now I'm whispering and everybody's leaning in to hear me. I've had to shout for so long because I was only given five minutes, but now I've got fifteen. Andy said...Read More


Russian President trash talks George W

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Russian President Dmitry Medvede told ABC's George Stephanopoulos that it's refreshing to be working with a "thinker" again now that Obama is in office. "He thinks before he speaks," the Russian President marvels before rushing to say that he...Read More