December 5, 2011

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Anti-Gay Book Placed in Las Vegas Hotel

Filed by Mike Rogers | December 05, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

In Las Vegas I encountered a book titled "How to Kill Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Americans." I asked myself, "What do I do next?"Read More


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Gratuitous Oiled Turkish Men Wrestling

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Projector Josh sent in this video saying, "I know how you appreciate sports." Oh, I do, Josh. I do.Read More


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Albany Newspaper's Extensive Pieces on Trans Community (Featuring Me!)

Filed by Drew Cordes | December 05, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

The Albany Times Union, the newspaper of record for New York's capital, is running an extensive four-day report on the transgender community in the region.Read More


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HIV Receives Its First Hate Mail in 30 Years

Filed by Anthony Carter | December 05, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Dear HIV, I am sending you this brief note because once again you have pissed me off.Read More


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Marriage Back on the Ballot in Maine?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Equality supporters in Maine have been gathering signatures to put a citizen initiative on the ballot and have now gathered almost twice as many as needed.Read More


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GLAAD's Blue Carpet Gala in Fort Lauderdale

Filed by Father Tony | December 05, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Blue Carpet Gala helps raise funds for GLAAD's work in Florida and across the nation to bring culture-changing stories that increase understanding and build support for full LGBT equality to millions of homes, schools and workplaces.Read More


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When We Were Outlaws

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 05, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Didn't many of us hope that certain civil-rights battles were finally won for good after the Sixties and Seventies? If so, why are we fighting these battles again today?Read More


HRC: Equal or Less Than?

GL vs BT: Why We Aren't A Real LGBT Movement Yet

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 05, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Why is the LGBT movement experiencing frustration of our goals? Perhaps it has something to do with our lack of understanding about who we are and who we are not. Read More


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Obama with All His Faults

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | December 05, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

In 1904 the New York Sun published the following one-line endorsement of Theodore Roosevelt: "Theodore! with all thy faults..." Like voters before and since, most Americans who voted in 1904 chose the lesser of many evils.Read More


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It's All in the Framing

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Whether it's bringing on some rightwing fundie nutjob to bleat about God and the children as a "balanced opinion" or simple word choices, the media has always been one of the biggest players throwing up hurdles to our movement.Read More


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Leslie Jordan: VIP Q Movie Pick

Filed by Jenni Olson | December 05, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

The fabulous Leslie Jordan named an uncharacteristically serious drama in reply to our inquiry.Read More


I Apologize: There Is No Santa Claus

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

Watch as Chicago FOX anchor Robin Robinson destroys the lives of all the six year olds in the metro area who were watching the local news at 9:30pm (I'm sure that's a ton or two.) when she argues with...Read More


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Mommy Blogging at Its Worst

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

"This is "mommy blogging" at its worst. It is someone who is trying to deny the rights and free speech of others because she thinks her kid is in danger... And don't give me that, "But I'm so liberal," bullshit...Read More