June 7, 2013

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[Update] Clear Channel's Statement Re: Lex & Terry Puts the 'Ass' in 'Half-Assed'

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | June 07, 2013 | 6:56 PM | comments

We all know that "anyone who was offended" is a dog whistle used to mean that the person making the apology does not really see what the big deal was. Read More


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Bachmann: I May Run for President in 2016

Filed by John M. Becker | June 07, 2013 | 3:30 PM | comments

Everyone's favorite batty congresswoman, Rep. Michele Bachmann, told Sean Hannity last night that she wouldn't take a 2016 presidential run off the table. On behalf of journalists, political commentators, comedians, and progressives everywhere, I offer this response.Read More


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The Ten Greatest Opera Divas of All Time

Filed by Michael Knaapen | June 07, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Opera lovers -- especially opera queens -- have very strong opinions about divas, which makes a lot of sense because so many opera lovers are divas. Here's my list of the greatest female opera singers in, ahem, recorded history. Don't be shy about sharing yours!Read More


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What Will the End of the LGBT Movement Look Like?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 07, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Have we reached a turning point in the LGBT rights movement and what does the end of the movement look like to you?Read More


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Pro-LGBT Catholics Confront Anti-Gay Bishop

Filed by John M. Becker | June 07, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Notoriously anti-gay Bishop Thomas Paprocki spoke out against marriage equality at a recent event in Phoenix, Arizona. And pro-equality Catholics let him have it.Read More


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Bill O'Reilly: Punish Boys Who Wear Pink

Filed by John M. Becker | June 07, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

O'Reilly on boys who wear pink: "You don't dress up like a little girl when you're five and you're a boy. That's just stupid... you might have to send him to camp."Read More


Gay County Commissioner Slams Anti-Gay Law

Filed by John M. Becker | June 07, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

This week, Hillsborough County, Florida unanimously repealed a 2005 law banning recognition of LGBT Pride. Before the vote, openly gay Commissioner Kevin Beckner excoriated those who instated the ban in the first place.Read More