June 15, 2010

Play Smart: Visual AIDS Trading Cards Debut

Filed by R Conrad | June 15, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

Visual AIDS, an New York based organization dedicated to utilizing art to fight AIDS, has recently released a new series of artist edition broadsides and trading cards, Play Smart, that promote sex-positive harm reduction practices for men who have sex...Read More


We Are Enough

Filed by Sara Whitman | June 15, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

When long term relationships fail, rarely are the people involved surprised. It's been years of negotiations, of discussions, of trying to work out a plan that works for those involved. No one is surprised that a final straw has been...Read More


Undercover Hillary Part Four

Filed by Sean Martin | June 15, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

The plot thickens after the jump!!!...Read More


Woman, Thou Art Loosed

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 15, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. George W. Bush might have been slightly better president if he’d listened to the women in his family. That’s become even more evident, now that he’s safely out of office, and...Read More


Gay Pride PSA: It's every choice we make.

Filed by Mark S. King | June 15, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

I must admit, I think it's pretty funny. Until it punches you in the gut. Please share and re-post freely. Someone might hear the message at the right time....Read More


Why does McDonald's hate America?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 15, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

The COO of McDonald's was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune and they got into that French gay ad that Bill O'Reilly compared to al-Qaeda. It's also the ad that got the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce upset since...Read More


Half naked bloody Dutch men compete in beauty pageant

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Well, that's a post title I never imagined writing: "Half naked bloody Dutch men compete in beauty pageant." Yup. Never in my wildest. Thank goodness, the Mr. Gay Netherlands contest decided to help me expand my horizons, eh? The beauty...Read More


The Brook Bites the Dust

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 15, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Dan Woog, a lifelong Westporter and a graduate of Brown University, is a full-time freelance writer. He is the author of 16 books, and an award-winning columnist. Once upon a time, Westport, Connecticut had both a...Read More


Need evidence of the homophobia in gay sex stings?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 15, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

There's an interesting case being developed in Palm Springs concerning public sex stings. LGBT folks have long since abandoned this issue, even un-queering the folks arrested by saying that they're just straight men (because straight men love having sex with...Read More


Rep Aaron Schock: So Not Gay He'll Burn His Teal Belt

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

When a picture of closeted Illinois Representative Aaron Schock surfaced at the White House wearing a pink and white checked shirt with white pants and a teal belt, the blogosphere lit up with snide innuendos and catty comments. Schock's live-in...Read More


The Year of Magical Political Thinking

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 15, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

I have spent the past year working intensively, day in and day out, on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. I have learned a lot from this experience. One thing I have learned is this: the idea that politics or politicians are...Read More


Hot diggity dog Daddy

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | June 15, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Moobs and a mutt-head. Well, alrighty, then. I just know that somewhere out there something thinks this is the hottest thing he's ever seen. It gives one paws for thought, no?...Read More


Why Aren't a "Man Gay?"

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | June 15, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Being gay and male comes with more than its fair share of stereotypes: we're all fashionable, have seen Rent a million, billion times, and none of us, not one single homo, likes sports. But we do like ballet; we're fabulous...Read More


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On fence posts and mending

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It honestly would not have taken much; just a show of support, a short hello, a ride in the parade. Instead, the LGBT community is STILL asking what kind of Senator they will get when they vote for Brad Ellsworth....Read More


Now THIS is a political fundraiser

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Kristin Davis is running as an independent candidate for New York Governor on a platform of pot, prostitution, and gay marriage legalization. She's also the former madame who supplied former Governor Elliot Spitzer with high class call girls. She's...Read More