April 21, 2010

TheCall Uganda: Anti-Gay American Evangelical Going to Inflame Hate in Uganda

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 21, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

The situation in Uganda, where the anti-homosexuality "Kill the Gays" Bill still thrives, continues to deteriorate as news now comes of more radical and dangerous American Evangelicals going into the heated atmosphere of anti-gay hate to hold a huge homophobic...Read More


They don't care about gays, just secret gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 21, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

William Gheen of Americans for Legal Immigration PAC accused Lindsey Graham of being a Democratic Party puppet because he's afraid the White House will out him. Of course, he has nothing to worry about since we live in a post-gay...Read More


Gay community loses black civil rights ally Dorothy Height

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | April 21, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Civil Rights activist Dorothy Irene Height died on April 20th at the age of 98. Of prominent African American civil rights allies to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community - Coretta Scott King, Julian Bond, and John...Read More


NPH Alert: Viewing my celebrity boyfriend

Filed by Bil Browning | April 21, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Neil Patrick Harris was on the View yesterday and the conversation turned to actors who've come out of the closet. The women bring up Rupert Everett who has claimed that would-be-stars should keep their sexual orientation a secret if they...Read More


Gay, straight, or bi? Either way, she's questioning

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 21, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Someone wrote into Dear Patricia, an Irish advice columnist, asking if her boyfriend is gay or just "European." I don't know much about Patricia, but she sounds rather conservative and her advice was for this woman to tell her boyfriend...Read More


Bad B movie poster: Girl With an Itch

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 21, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

I kept telling her to apply a little cortisone cream......Read More


CBS News Lets Hate Group Hijack LGBT Debate

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 21, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

CBS News has allowed an anti-gay hate group, on the watch list of the Southern Poverty Law Center, hijack the debate over the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. We must act to let CBS News know that this is wrong. CBS News...Read More


A Call to Action: Immigration is a Queer Issue!

Filed by Lisa Weiner-Mahfuz | April 21, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

On April 13, 2010 The Arizona legislature voted 21-to-35 to make it a criminal offense to be an undocumented immigrant in the state of Arizona. This measure also requires local police to determine a person's immigration status by establishing whether...Read More


GetEqual Interrupts House Committee To Demand ENDA Markup

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 21, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

The activists of GetEqual interrupted a meeting of the House Committee on Education and Labor today, handing Chairman George Miller a magic marker labelled "GetEqual: Markup ENDA." "I don't know if it's because of the recession that you guys you...Read More


President Obama our only target to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell this year

Filed by Kip Williams | April 21, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Yesterday I joined six servicemembers in front of the White House to call on President Obama to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT), the Clinton-era policy that bans lesbians and gays from military service. These six servicemembers - including one...Read More


HRC vs TVC: Debate over "transgender teachers"

Filed by Bil Browning | April 21, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

HRC staffer and frequent TBP commenter Allyson Robinson took up the sword yesterday to do battle with the Traditional Values Coalition's Andrea Lafferty on CBS's Washington Unplugged webcast. Of course, Lafferty uses lies to try and scare the public, but...Read More


Sarah Palin's Gay Friends!

Filed by Sean Martin | April 21, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Apparently, there's a contest on to find Sarah Palin's elusive gay friends. Well, who better? Click the image for a (much) larger version. And bear in mind that no cupcakes (or baked goods of any kind) were harmed in the...Read More


Taylor Swift Loses ACM Awards!!! Hallelujah! - Carrie Underwood Wins Big!

Filed by Michael Buckley | April 21, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions of the Day: 1. Who would be your ACMA Entertainer of the Year?? 2. What was your favorite performance of the night? 3. What did you think of Laura Bell Bundy's routine? 4. What did you think...Read More


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What's it like to be Joe Solmonese?

Filed by Bil Browning | April 21, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"...You can't be the biggest organization in the movement and not expect that people aren't going to aim their frustration at me. It's hard not to have it occasionally get you down and not have it occasionally hurt your feelings....Read More


Adam Lambert performs at the GLAAD Media Awards

Filed by Bil Browning | April 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Adam Lambert performed at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles Saturday night. Here he is singing "Fever" for the guests. It's kinda odd to see such a high energy performance delivered in front of a room full of...Read More