October 2, 2010

Weekly Reader: Transgender Pinocchio, Gay Monsters, & Roasting a Lame Duck

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

While we brought you ongoing coverage this week of "Cupcakegate" after an Indianapolis bakery refused to sell cupcakes or cookies to LGBT organizations for National Coming Out Day - including the outpouring of support from Indy residents and businesses -...Read More


Gay Teen Suicide, Homophobia, Bullying and the Elephant in the Room: Religious Bigotry

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 02, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

In the aftermath of a cluster of gay teen suicides, there has been a great deal of commentary and discussion in the media, both LGBT and mainstream, about bullying and its destructiveness. A number of bloggers and commentators have skirted...Read More


School Bullying: A National Pandemic Disease

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | October 02, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

A lot of people are jarred by the recent explosion of LGBT school suicides. Five in the last three weeks -- notably the horrific bullying and bridge-jumping death of Tyler Clementi at Rutgers University. LGBT rallies and protests are happening....Read More


Kevin Keller Sells Out Inaugural Archie Run!

Filed by Jason Tseng | October 02, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Our favorite resident gay boy of Riverdale has been making some waves in the comic book industry. I, like many other a gay boy waited for my copy of the highly anticipated issue of Veronica which would introduce Archie Comics'...Read More


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Pay attention class

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"There really was a political/cultural moment when Sheehan, whose son died in Iraq, was an un-touchable, credible activist. Conservatives who attacked her at the time, like Glenn Beck and Mike Gallagher, were criticized for being so gauche. But Sheehan was...Read More


He can do more than sign and dance

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Remember Michael DiMartino, the gay guy who became internet famous for a week or two for making videos of himself dancing and using sign language to sign along? Now he's back and he's singing on his own....Read More