September 10, 2012

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Showtunes Sing-Off: 'A Little Priest'

Filed by James Holmes | September 10, 2012 | 6:30 PM | comments

When my love for musicals and dark, twisted subject matter combine, you get Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Read More


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Today Jon Hamm's Junk Made the Internet Happy

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

Today, Jon Hamm's penis set hearts aflutter all over the intertubes after it reached out to the paparazzi to confirm a longstanding rumor. Read More


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Trans Activist Leslie Feinberg Re-Charged for Cece McDonald Protest

Filed by Toshio Meronek | September 10, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

A Minnesota prosecutor has charged trans author and activist Leslie Feinberg with a "gross misdemeanor" for a solidarity action outside the court where Cece McDonald was being sentenced on June 4. Read More


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New Photo Project Shows Gay 'Personals' in a New Light

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 10, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

A few months on Manhunt or Adam4Adam and it can start to seem like these sites are calculated to make one loose faith in the fundamental decency, not to mention grammar skills, of the males of the species. The truth of course, is that these sites exist because people want them, and they work. While I do know people who've found love on sites like Manhunt, that's not what they are there for. Read More


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ACT UP's Robert Navarret Has Died at 72

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 10, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

There is something unfair about AIDS warriors who fought so hard and survived during the worst calamity in LGBT history to die. I know it's unreasonable to think they should have some sort of get-out-of-jail-free card, but longevity ain't too much to ask for.Read More


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Naked Rowers Tell You Today's Date

Filed by James Holmes | September 10, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Are you an aunt in need of a gift for your favorite gay nephew? Look no further. Read More


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Rep Adam Schiff on the 'Tipping Point for Marriage Equality'

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 10, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

I spoke with Rep. Adam Schiff - who represents much of the LA County LGBT community - about how historic the convention was in recognizing and advancing LGBT rights. Schiff thought the convention was a "tipping point" for marriage equality.Read More


Jerame Davis on LGBT Participation in Democratic Party

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2012 | 11:28 AM | comments

During the Democratic convention, Bilerico co-founder turned National Stonewall Democrats Executive Director, Jerame Davis, did an interview with the AP about LGBT people participating in the process that's now on YouTube. Since I always featured all of my own...Read More


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Houston Mayor: Gay Republicans are Self-Hating

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2012 | 11:19 AM | comments

"I do think it's important for GLBTs to stay engaged in both parties. But not at that at the price of your self-respect and dignity. And it is great to be a gay Republican and to say, 'My party has...Read More


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9/11: Losing Friends, Gaining Empathy

Filed by Kergan Edwards-Stout | September 10, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Our friends Ron Gamboa, Dan Brandhorst, and their young son, David, were on United Airlines Flight 175, the second plane to hit the World Trade Center. The week Bin Laden was killed, I wrote this post...Read More