December 28, 2010

Like a Horse and Carriage

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | December 28, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

This is from "Vows" in the Sunday New York Times, a column in which a couple who are about to get married, or have just gotten married, are profiled -- usually a fluffy, romantic tale of how they met and...Read More


Moving Remembrance of LGBT Youth Who Took Their Own Lives

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 28, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

This is a must-see -- a deeply moving musical remembrance of the LGBT youth who took their own lives during the past year. On December 10, LeAnn Rimes sang "The Rose" with the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles. She...Read More


Daily living for change: More than hot air

Filed by Susan Raffo | December 28, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

This piece is written in partnership between Susan Raffo and Lisa Weiner-Mahfuz. I avoid grandiose plans. I start with a small piece that I can do. I go to the root of the problem and then work around it. It's...Read More


Breaking Penis News: mystery cock rock found

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 28, 2010 | 4:30 PM | comments

Today's penetrating news story can't be beat. Or perhaps it can, if you don't mind getting callouses on your palms. Oh dear me. What more, really, can one say about this miracle of nature? Does it come with batteries?...Read More


GOProud: Michael Steele has to go

Filed by Bil Browning | December 28, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Rightwing gay group GOProud is known for their anything-but-normal take on LGBT issues and politics, but does this come as any surprise? The group is advocating that Michael Steele, the first black leader of the Republican Party and a noticeably...Read More


A Gay Marine Who Saved a President

Filed by Michael Hamar | December 28, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Given the efforts of organizations like Concerned Women for America who want American history to remain sanitized to omit any references to the contributions of LGBT Americans, it is important that our true contributions be highlighted. Fortunately, a opinion column...Read More


An Investment Agenda For America

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 28, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Last week, when the president’s tax cut deal with Republicans was all but done, I wrote that the Democrats and progressives risk moral failure if we do not meet the moral obligation the tax cut deal would create. Now the...Read More


Will LGBT Progressives Work with Log Cabin Republicans in 2011?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 28, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

While mainstream media pundits give President Obama, Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi most of the credit for repealing the odious Don't Ask, Don't Tell military policy during the lame duck session last week, repeal...Read More


Does marriage change you or do you change marriage?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 28, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Divorce counselor writes in the Huffington Post that gay male relationships should be a model for straight ones considering divorce: But not every extra-marital experience needs to lead to a divorce -- and that is a lesson that many gay...Read More


WATCH: BBC newscaster gets his comeuppance

Filed by Bil Browning | December 28, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

This is great. When students were rioting in London earlier this month, blogger Jody McIntyre was pulled from his wheelchair and dragged through the streets - twice! - by police. Another student caught the second incidence on tape and McIntyre...Read More


My Life Again In New York, cont.

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | December 28, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

The Saturday before Christmas I attended my friend Kristin's tree-trimming party. She has this gathering every year -- the first time I attended was in 1987, I think. She lives with her husband and child in Peter Cooper Village in...Read More


How the Gay Agenda is written: Who's up for a marriage fight?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 28, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Last week I posted about how the mainstream media seem to have decided that marriage is the gays' next priority after being completely ignored for several months. Last Friday, the Washington Post ran this headline: Rights activists press Obama to...Read More


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Furnish-John baby born

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 28, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We are overwhelmed with happiness and joy at this very special moment. Zachary is healthy and doing really well, and we are very proud and happy parents." --Elton John and David Furnish announcing the birth of their baby...Read More


Bisexuality

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 28, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I think I remember these folks doing movies making fun of homophobia, so it's good that they're going after biphobes too....Read More