October 5, 2010

It's back to school for LGBTQ people

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

I'm hoping it's just the few people who I see on listserves and the few, better known gay and pro-gay people out there who think that DADT repeal and same-sex marriage would solve the problem of homophobic bullying in schools....Read More


You're invited! It's another Bilerico bash!

Filed by Bil Browning | October 05, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Come help me and Becky Dansky celebrate our birthday! The two troublemakers invite you to raise a ruckus with them on Local 16's roof deck where they'll be drinking, smoking, cussing and generally making the faint-hearted swoon. Stop by the...Read More


New study finds lots of LGB's in the US

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

After posting last week on the recently-released CDC study on HIV rates among MSM interviewed in 21 urban areas, one question someone asked in the comments if all studies were similarly "problematic." Whenever I see a study that states "X%...Read More


Can I get that with a reach around? Funny ad

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 05, 2010 | 4:30 PM | comments

A real ad from a Minneapolis realtor who has learned to love his unfortunate name, via Boing Boing....Read More


Margaret Cho makes DWTS even gayer

Filed by Bil Browning | October 05, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

I had to laugh when I heard one of the judges say that "Dancing With the Stars has gone gay!" after Margaret Cho's well-intentioned but badly-executed samba in a rainbow dress to show support for LGBT bullied teens. Gone? I...Read More


After Bathtub Accident, O'Donnell Changes Position

Filed by Don Davis | October 05, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Dover, Delaware (FNS)--Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell shocked the crowd at a Delaware political breakfast meeting when she announced that she has changed her thinking about masturbation following a weekend bathtub "incident." Spike Fromula, O'Donnell's press secretary, explained to the press...Read More


"Cupcakegate" Debate Video

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | October 05, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Opposing written opinions can be found on the Fox News site. If you elect to leave a comment on the news website, I would ask that you consider speaking to those readers who can be swayed. It won't be Mr....Read More


Take Action with the "Make it Better Project"

Filed by Joe Mirabella | October 05, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

In response to the epidemic of teen suicides as a result of anti-gay bullying Sean Chapin was inspired to act. Out of that inspiration the Make it Better Project was born in collaboration with dozens of individuals and organizations. Now,...Read More


Glenn Beck & Donald Duck

Filed by Bil Browning | October 05, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

I used to love watching Disney's Donald Duck cartoons (my favorite is still the one where they explain how to shoot pool using math), but this takes it to a whole new level. Combine everyone's favorite raucous duck with America's...Read More


New public ad campaign addresses homophobia against black gay men

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I post a lot about messages that take LGBT acceptance to the public sphere and bring it to people who otherwise wouldn't hear our incessant nattering because that's a lot more productive than speaking to people within in the realm...Read More


Suicides: Words Can Kill

Filed by Sara Whitman | October 05, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

A rash of suicides last week and I am at a loss as to what to say. No words can console the people who lost their loved ones. It seems no words will wake up the world to the pain...Read More


I'm somebody's fetish!

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 05, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Drew Cordes is a transgender woman from Albany, N.Y. She is a 2004 graduate of Vassar College. When I started to address my gender issues and transition from male to female, I thought there was a...Read More


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But I can't wait a few months

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We know we've got a gay senator. We (would) just like to see him come out of the closet. And I think we'll be exposing that in the next few months if he doesn't." --Larry Flynt...Read More


The LDS Church doesn't like gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Boyd Packer says the Mormon Church still doesn't like gays, stressing that liberties have to be limited in order to protect our liberties. Also never heard Packer talk before.......Read More