Quote of the Day: November 2010

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From Kenya

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 30, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The constitution is very clear on this issue and men or women found engaging in homosexuality will not be spared. If we find a man engaging in homosexuality or a woman in lesbianism, we'll arrest them and put them in...Read More


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Is it easier being lesbian than straight?

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 29, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's not like I think being gay could be an alternative, 'cos it isn't. I sometimes wish it would have been 'cos it would have made life easier..." I wouldn't want to disallow the possibility of failling in love again,...Read More


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Christine O'Donnell on Dancing with the Stars?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 28, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"O'Donnell would fit right in. She certainly would be so controversial that the amount of press attention and buzz the show would get would be huge. Plus, you know they would make her dance in a witch's hat with a...Read More


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Maybe that's how it works for vultures

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 27, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Detlef is reorienting himself now.... There's still time." --Allwetterzoo curator Dirk Wewers on their attempts to make a gay vulture straight...Read More


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Scalia's still mad about Lawrence

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Under the guise of interpreting the Constitution and under the banner of a living Constitution, judges, especially those on the Supreme Court, now wield an enormous amount of political power because they don't just apply the rules that have been...Read More


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Fox News rejects gay ad

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 24, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Don't Ask, Don't Tell is still on hold, so claiming the military is planning repeal is incorrect." --Fox News, now scrupulously concerned with the accuracy of every sentence on their network, in rejected a Palm Center DADT ad...Read More


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The homophobes are gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 23, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The worst homophobia in the Catholic Church comes from homophile priests, who are desperately fighting their own sexuality. Obviously, those who follow their urges are repudiated more fiercely when one is so painfully repressing that disposition oneself." --German theologian David...Read More


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Barbara Bush: Palin should stay in Alaska

Filed by Bil Browning | November 22, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I sat next to her once. Thought she was beautiful, and I think she's very happy in Alaska and I hope she'll stay there." -- Former First Lady Barbara Bush to Larry King when asked for a "read" on Sarah...Read More


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Pope on condoms

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 21, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It of course does not see it as a real and moral solution. In certain cases, where the intention is to reduce the risk of infection, it can nevertheless be a first step on the way to another, more humane...Read More


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Wisdom from Dr. Seuss

Filed by Bil Browning | November 20, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Don't give up! I believe in you all. A person's a person, no matter how small! And you very small persons will not have to die If you make yourselves heard! So come on, now, and TRY!" -- Dr. Seuss...Read More


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DADT repeal has 60 votes

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I am confident that we have more than 60 votes prepared to take up the Defense authorization with the repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' if only there will be a guarantee of a fair and open amendment process, in...Read More


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What is Powell thinking?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 18, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"...General Colin Powell, who help[ed] get us in this mess, says Congress should not be rushed. Not be rushed? Excuse me, waiting 17 years for repeal of this policy is hardly rushing anything. Not be rushed? Over 14,000 honorable LGBT...Read More


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Mormons: Same-sex attraction is normal

Filed by Bil Browning | November 17, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We continue to disagree with the Mormon Church about fundamentally important issues like full respect for the marriages of same-sex couples, but we are encouraged that our advocacy has paid off with real movement that will help save young lives."...Read More


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An old antiquated way of thinking

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's like an old antiquated way of thinking that you can't have anymore. Some of the most valuable people in my life are gay. People that bring magical, amazing gifts and contributions to my life. I would say to kids...Read More


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Unexpected

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I have fallen in love with a wonderful woman and it was just so unexpected." --New Zealand TV personality Alison Mau coming out as bisexual...Read More


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Cindy McCain is against gays in the miltary

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 14, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I fully support the NOH8 campaign and all it stands for and am proud to be a part of it. But I stand by my husband's stance on DADT." --Cindy McCain on Twitter...Read More


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Republicans take out a hit on the remaining Iowa justices

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 13, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"That is an issue that the people overwhelmingly said, 'We want to have a say in this. It should not be overreaching government or judges.' I believe the (justices) would still be in office had Mike Gronstal allowed that vote...Read More


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White House asks top court to allow gay dismissals

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 12, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"An immediate court-ordered repeal of the statute would risk disruption to military commanders and service members as they carry out their missions, especially in zones of active combat." Neal Katyal, United States Acting Solicitor General...Read More


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Not what it seems

Filed by Bil Browning | November 11, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Browning takes top Indy civic honor in ceremony" -- Headline that showed up in a Google alert I have set up for my name. Sadly, I didn't win any civic honors in Indianapolis. False alarm. Still, I was hopeful for...Read More


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Susan Sarandon defends Glee's use of 'tranny'

Filed by Bil Browning | November 10, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"What should they have said? [GLAAD is] getting like PETA - way out of control." -- Susan Sarandon defending Glee's use of the word 'tranny' in their recent Rocky Horror tribute episode....Read More


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Always a possibility

Filed by Bil Browning | November 09, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"At this point this is nothing more than a rumor that has always been a possibility." -- HRC Vice President Fred Sainz about the rumor that DADT repeal would be dropped from the defense reauthorization bill....Read More


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Savior

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 08, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Condoms save, the Pope damns" --Sign from kiss-in in Barcelona...Read More


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Stay in the closet, young actor

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 07, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"That might seem a harsh thing to say to a young actor who is being advised by an agent to stay in the closet. There are no openly gay stars in Hollywood, so someone is telling them to shut up.[...]...Read More


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Clint McCance and Anderson Cooper going to Hell together

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 06, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"WBC to picket at Midland High School where the children are experiencing first-hand the power of the dog and the Fag Media, as well as the dismantling of the First Amendment. Coward Clint McCance said some scripturally-accurate things about sodomites...Read More


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Lesbian rumors

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 05, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Let's just add to that lesbian rumor. Lesbian ruuuuuuuuuumoooooooooors!" --Gayle King and Oprah Winfrey on their camping trip...Read More


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No more chocolate cake

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 04, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It was more psychological than physical. Like, oh god, I might never have a bite of chocolate cake again." --Alan Bounville on his hunger strike for Kirsten Gillibrand to introduce a bill repealing DADT in the Senate...Read More


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Anti-gay ballot initiative succeeds

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 03, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The city of El Paso endorses traditional family values by making health benefits available only to city employees and their legal spouse and dependent children." --Wording of the winning ballot initiative to eliminate domestic partnership benefits in El Paso for...Read More


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Jesus was HIV-positive

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 02, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Of course, there's no scientific evidence that Jesus had the HI virus in his bloodstream. The best gift we can give to people who are HIV-positive is to help de-stigmatise Aids and create an environment where they know God is...Read More


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Betty White on same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 01, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I don't care who anybody sleeps with. If a couple has been together all that time - and there are gay relationships that are more solid than some heterosexual ones - I think it's fine if they want to get...Read More