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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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