September 8, 2010

Live from Dragon*Con!

Filed by Jason Tseng | September 08, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

This past weekend, I flew down to Atlanta, GA for four fantastic days at Dragon*Con, one of the largest geek conventions in the US. Since 1998, Dragon*Con brings over 30,000 nerds, geeks, whathaveyou of all varieties to discuss their fandoms,...Read More


Craigslist Adult Services Censored by Government

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | September 08, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Over this last weekend, those who relied upon Cragslist adult services got a rude awakening. Without any warning, and with no official statement yet, Craigslist removed the adult services section from all US sites and replaced it with a small...Read More


Tea bagger quits party because they fired "hang fruits" guy

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Last week Greg posted about Tim Ravndal, the president of the Montana Tea Party, saying on Facebook that he endorsed killing gays: Over the weekend, Ravndal was dismissed by the group. The Montana Tea Party's secretary and house candidate, Kristi...Read More


The babies conundrum

Filed by Phil Reese | September 08, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

My boyfriend and I are not in agreement on babies. I want them, he doesn't. We've apparently been able to find a sort of middle ground arrangement that would work for both of us--only trouble is it will involve a...Read More


Private Pictures: vintage lesbian dance party

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 08, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Another rare image, this one from the mid-20th century, taken at a private party where women weren't afraid to be themselves -- at least when they were in friendly company....Read More


"The good side of Gay, Inc." remix

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Phil posted yesterday several reasons why he loves the gay nonprofit industry, and a few people in the comments pointed out that they didn't like how their agenda was pretty much set based on wealthier LGBT's desires. I'm not defending...Read More


The Jesus I've Come to Know

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 08, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Rev. Rick Elliott has been a minister since June 1973 and has frequently handled the overflow of weddings from a university chapel. He has received an M/Div from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, and did five-sixths of...Read More


Divided by Law

Filed by Steve Ralls | September 08, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Roi Whaley probably never imagined the United States government would play a role in ripping his family apart. The Gulfport, Mississippi resident has deep roots along America's Gulf Coast. He worked, for 17 years, at one of Gulfport's best-known casinos....Read More


2010, and book-burning is still happening

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

By now you're probably read that pastor Terry Jones of Gainesville, Florida, plans to hold a Quran burning day in his church in order to protest the fact that Islam exists. And that's not where the idiocy ends in this...Read More


GOP Candidate Scott Rigell Led Anti-Gay Split of Historic Episcopal Parish

Filed by Michael Hamar | September 08, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

I have written previously concerning the far right religious views of Scott Rigell (right), GOP candidate for the Virginia 2nd Congressional District. With the election getting closer, it is timely that I more fully document Mr. Rigell's extremism and just...Read More


Queering the Mayor Daley announcement

Filed by Phil Reese | September 08, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Yesterday, Mayor Richard M. Daley--the son of infamous Chicago Machine mayor Richard J Daley--announced he would not seek a second term, allowing his dad to keep the title of longest-serving Chicago mayor (by a smidge). I can't tell you how...Read More


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Montana GOP candidate declares war on gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The Gay community wants a war....they've got one!!" --Montana GOP House candidate Kristi Allen-Gailushas, angry that Montana's Tea Party president was fired because he called for hanging gays on Facebook...Read More


Gay dating

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

How long is the whole "Look at all the gay archetypes interact!" thing going to be considered creative? Here's a promo from the movie Is it just me? with tips on gay dating....Read More