January 8, 2012

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Date a Conservative: Could You Do It? [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 7:00 PM | comments

After Michael Hamar posted that Republican Congressman Eric Cantor's wife is pro-gay and pro-choice, Annette Gross wondered how in the world they could be a couple. What about you? Could you do it?Read More


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Cardinal George Apologizes for Comparing Gays to KKK

Filed by John M. Becker | January 08, 2012 | 6:15 PM | comments

Even in what was ostensibly an apology, George made a point to reinforce the false dichotomy between LGBT equality and religious freedom being pushed by the anti-gay lobby, as though advances in the former come at the expense of the latter.Read More


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Where Does 'Queer' Fit In?

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | January 08, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Within the LGBT community there are many labels and ways of identifying. Some are broadly accepted and have widely, if perhaps not universally agreed upon meanings, but beyond those is a swirling soup of labels whose meaning and acceptability are in dispute.Read More


Outside the California Supreme Court Prop 8 hearing

Documentaries, Play Resurrect Prop 8 & Its Spawn

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 08, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals could issue its decision any day now in Perry v. Brown, the Prop 8 case. The Court posts their decisions online Monday through Friday at 10am. Read More


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Luke Huff: Gay Pro Biker

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

I'll admit that I'm terrified of motorcycles. One look at Huff tho and I'd climb up behind him and wrap my arms around his waist.Read More


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Kristy McNichol Comes Out in People

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

No, it wasn't Taylor Lautner that came out in People; that was a hoax. 70's sitcom actress Kristy McNichol, however, decided to throw open the closet doors in this week's issue.Read More


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Butler, Osborn, Bloom to Debate CA 50th AD Race Today

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 08, 2012 | 10:15 AM | comments

One of the most contentious races in California this election cycle is between Democratic Assemblymember Betsy Butler and lesbian activist Torie Osborn for the newly created 50th Assembly District.Read More


GOP Debate's Anti-Gay Greatest Hits

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Last night's GOP debate was chock-full of anti-gay frothing - and not just from Santorum! Watch as the candidates fall all over each other to prove they don't like Teh Gayz - except for Huntsman who quietly reiterates his...Read More


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Santorum Surge Is Petering Out?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"Santorum's support among independents, who can vote in New Hampshire's Republican contest, dropped from 6 percent to 3 percent after the college event, according to Suffolk's findings. His support from 18 to 34 year olds dropped from 9 percent to...Read More