January 24, 2011

Another Gay Doritos Commercial

Filed by Bil Browning | January 24, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

Apparently someone has a theme for the Superbowl this year... Frito Lay has released another one of their ads for the Superbowl and this one also has a gay flavor. Over at AmericaBlog Gay, Joe Sudbay Tim Beauchamp thinks the...Read More


Being a Good Christian Doesn't Mean Getting to Do Whatever You Want

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Since I'm apparently only posting about the UK today, I may as well comment on the decision of the case of the B&B owners in Cornwall that turned away an English gay couple. The court found in favor of the...Read More


Queerly Adorable: 1940's Butch

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 24, 2011 | 4:30 PM | comments

Found on the very wonderful photo archive, Queering, these gorgeous people are taking a jaunty stroll in their menswear....Read More


Live Free and Die Fat?

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 24, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

"Mama Grizzlies" and "refudiate" made the banished words list for 2010, but here’s some news that ought to make Sarah Palin smile. America’s obesity epidemic is proving good for business -- the funeral business, that is. It’s no secret that...Read More


New Doritos Gay-Themed Superbowl Ad?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 24, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Will Doritos be running this gay-themed ad during the Superbowl? We've already seen one rejected ad today. Do you think this one will make the cut? The next time I go to a bath though, I'm totally going to try...Read More


LA City Councilmember Bill Rosendahl Doing Well After Surgery

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 24, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Openly gay Los Angeles City Councilmember Bill Rosendahl is so energetic and enthusiastic about his personal and political passions, it is hard to imagine that anything could slow him down. But his office announced that Rosendahl has had atrial fibrillation...Read More


Gay Man and Straight Woman Marry for Art

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

A gay man and a woman are marrying for a university art project and say that they plan to stay married their entire lives. You'd think that a gay person marrying someone of the opposite sex and promising to stay...Read More


President Johnson's Balls Hung Low

Filed by Bil Browning | January 24, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Why is that after watching this animated video of President Johnson calling the maker of Haggar pants to order new trousers that makes me think of a dirty ditty? "Do your balls hang low? Do they wobble to and for?..."...Read More


The Post-Olbermann Era: What the New MSNBC Can and Should Be

Filed by Rebecca Juro | January 24, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

Like a lot of lefties, I was a regular viewer of Countdown with Keith Olbermann and I was disappointed, though not really very surprised, at the rather sudden announcement of his departure from MSNBC. I enjoyed watching Keith, and I...Read More


Rendering Love Visible this Valentine's Day

Filed by Davina Kotulski | January 24, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

On February 12, 2001, I dressed up in a make-shift tuxedo with a pink ruffled shirt and my wife, Molly McKay, put on a wedding dress and we walked up the steps of San Francisco City Hall. This is was...Read More


Bad Arguments to Keep LGBT's Out of School

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

An org put together LGBT lesson ideas for UK schools for next month, which is "LGBT History Month" there: Maths - teaching statistics through census findings about the number of homosexuals in the population, and using gay characters in scenarios...Read More


Double Dunce

Filed by Kate Clinton | January 24, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Thanks for stopping by! I've not been the same since the full lunar eclipse, but the news that I may not be the right Zodiac sign has really thrown me for a loop....Read More


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DeMint Is Boycotting CPAC, Too

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"With leading conservatives organizations not participating this year, Sen. DeMint will not be attending. He hopes to attend a unified CPAC next year." --Wesley Denton, Senator Jim DeMint's spokesman, on DeMint joining the CPAC boycott over GOProud's attendance...Read More


Ad Rejected from Super Bowl

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This ad won't be airing during the Super Bowl. Oh, well, they get free publicity and we get a laugh without having to watch all that football....Read More