May 6, 2012

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Perry Puckers Up

Filed by Terrance Heath | May 06, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

We can probably expect to see more of this. I mean the parade of Republican presidential wannabees now preparing to kiss up to Mitt Romney after attacking him so viciously -- and accurately -- during the seemingly interminable GOP primaries.Read More


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Alison Bechdel's 'Are You My Mother?' [Review]

Filed by Kyle Bella | May 06, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Alison Bechdel's latest graphic narrative, "Are You My Mother?" is a challenging but rewarding work that explores the author's relationship to herself and her mother, revealing unexpected insights during the process.Read More


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Bullied Gay Teen Faces Expulsion for Firing Stun Gun at School

Filed by Viktor Kerney | May 06, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Darnell Young is a gay teen who has been teased and bullied at school in Indianapolis for months. With no support from the school, Darnell's mother took matters in her own hands - she gave her son a stun gun to protect himself.Read More


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Did Biden Just Come Out for Marriage Equality? Not Really

Filed by Bil Browning | May 06, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Over at Think Progress, Igor Volsky has put up a post entitled, "BREAKING: Joe Biden Endorses Same-Sex Marriage" after the Vice President appeared on Meet The Press and made a vague statement of support for same-sex relationships, but is it true?Read More


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A Yokel Like Me

Filed by Bil Browning | May 06, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"If Mitt Romney can be pushed around, intimidated, coerced, coopted by a conservative radio talk show host in Middle America, then how is he going to stand up to the Chinese? How is he going to stand up to Putin?...Read More


President Clinton's Robocall Against NC Amendment

Filed by Bil Browning | May 06, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Former President Bill Clinton is robocalling voters in North Carolina to oppose the state's proposed constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage and civil unions. Protect NC Families is trying to raise $20,000 to keep the calls flooding the phones...Read More