August 14, 2012

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Chick-fil-A Conspiracy Theories [Open Thread]

Filed by Bil Browning | August 14, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

I'll admit. I laughed long and hard over this story. Chick-fil-A versus Adam Lambert now, eh? What's left for everyone's favorite anti-gay boogeyman now? What other nefarious deeds has the chicken shack committed?Read More


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RaiseAChild Seeks Info to Help LGBT Kids in Foster Care

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 14, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Rich Valenza, Founder and President of RaiseAChild.US, says they are now working with the Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency to find workable solutions to some of the issues facing LGBT self-identified youth in the foster care system.Read More


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For Wall Street, a Fair Trial & a Fine Hanging?

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 14, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

I'm probably going to take this just a couple of steps too far. But it's too hard to resist, and I think its a valid point.Read More


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Keep Calm & Marry On

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 14, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Gay rights activists from four different states (Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington) are taking to the pitch in support of marriage equality this November. But, they'll be the first to admit that it's not going to be pretty. Read More


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Cal State Professor Supports Controversial Gay Parents 'Study'

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 14, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Perhaps you know Cal State Northridge bisexual professor Robert Oscar Lopez - and hence might understand why he wants to cozy up to the antigay National Organization for Marriage. Read More


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Indy Passes Domestic Partner Benefits with Bipartisan Support

Filed by Bil Browning | August 14, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Indianapolis City-County Council passed a proposal to offer domestic partner benefits to gay and straight couples who aren't married. The measure passed 20-8 with overwhelming bipartisan support.Read More


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War Paint Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 14, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Nine Nobel Peace Prize Laureates recently assaulted NBC's addition of "Stars Earn Stripes," a commando-inspired, celebreality TV competition, for glorifying war as a spectator's sport. Brace yourself! It's what you need to know!Read More


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Legally Blunt

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 14, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Broadway actor John Carroll exercises his First Amendment right to chew out colleague Bailey Noel Hanks, the star of "MTV's Legally Blonde - The Musical: The Search for Elle Woods," for frequenting Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. Read More


I'll Hold Your Hand

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 14, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Gay Irish teens are getting by, with a little help from unlikely friends, in a truly powerful anti-bullying PSA that's likely to leave you in tears ... of joy. Read More