October 2, 2013

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Aussie Politician Demands Gay US Ambassador Resign

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2013 | 3:30 PM | comments

When the gay US Ambassador to Australia released a YouTube video last month to introduce himself to the nation, he referred to his "spouse." Peter Maddern, a far right Aussie politician from the Family First party, took to Twitter in response.Read More


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Grandfather Disowns Daughter for Rejecting Gay Son

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 2:15 PM | comments

This letter will bring a smile to your face on this stressful day.Read More


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Vladimir Putin Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

Vladimir Putin may be waging an anti-LGBT crusade, but a Russian advocacy group still thinks he deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.Read More


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Sexy Chef Promotes Hate-Free Pastas

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

A new, mildly NSFW video response to Barillagate promotes pro-equality pasta with a sexy chef and a same-sex homage to the noodle scene from Lady and the Tramp.Read More


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Abraham Lincoln's Shutdown Message to Today's GOP

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 12:45 PM | comments

He refers to southern slaveholders, but he might as well be addressing today's Republican Party.Read More


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Stop Calling It Obamacare

Filed by Davina Kotulski | October 02, 2013 | 12:30 PM | comments

I just got another email from a progressive mailing list talking about Obamacare. Please stop calling it Obamacare! It's called the Affordable Care Act.Read More


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Scenes From a Shutdown

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

Here's what the GOP shutdown of the federal government looks like in D.C. What does it look like in your part of the country?Read More


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Keyes: LGBT Acceptance Rapes Christian Parents

Filed by John M. Becker | October 02, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Former Reagan diplomat and perennial political candidate Alan Keyes recently claimed that LGBT acceptance "[rapes] the parental authority of Christian parents."Read More