November 19, 2012

Not Everyone Should Be Asked to Be Thankful

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 19, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

Make no mistake, I am grateful for what I have. I know my current situation could be worse. But this is going to be the first Thanksgiving I will be celebrating following the death of my Aunt Janine from breast cancer. Read More


Don't Cry for Ben Rimalower: PATTI ISSUES

Filed by Patrick J Hamilton | November 19, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

On a bare stage in the West Village of New York, a man talks about Patti Lupone for an hour. And keeps a roomful of people on the edge of their seats. But it's not really about Patti, or Evita, at all.Read More


Why Is HRC Advertising for American Airlines As Other Groups Condemn the Company?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

One day after several leaders from LGBT orgs met to talk about American Airlines anti-union activities and how its been affecting their LGBT employees, the Human Rights Campaign sent out an email urging their supporters to purchase airline tickets from the company.Read More


Thinking of Fostering or Adopting?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 19, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

November is National Adoption Awareness Month and the non-profit RaiseAChild.US, in partnership with the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's "All Children - All Families" initiative, has launched a recruitment campaign to encourage LGBT people to consider fostering and adopting kids in need of a loving home.Read More


The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | November 19, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

If you're one of those people who wants to know as little as possible about a film or book or play before you see it, don't read this post.Read More


Pointless Boycott Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | November 19, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Linda Harvey calls for Christians to boycott... everything, SF adds coverage for medical transition, looking towards ENDA, GLB soldiers thrive, FRC blames queers for the General Petraeus scandal, a sweet editorial about LGBT kids, and more!Read More

The Three & a Half Hour 'Word'

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

This is being touted everywhere as the world's longest word - so long it takes three and a half hours to pronounce it. Sadly, it's not really a word. It's a 189,819-letter verbal formula for titin, "the largest known...Read More