You Gotta See This: November 2008

Anderson Cooper in a Swimsuit

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 30, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Anderson Cooper races Olympic swimmer/hottie Michael Phelps. Wanna take a guess on who wins?...Read More


Hope

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 29, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This gives me goosebumps. We will work on hope....Read More


Rickrolling the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Filed by Bil Browning | November 28, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Jerame told me this morning that the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade was going to get Rickrolled after he saw it on the blogs. I was cleaning house in anticipation of his kin arriving for the...Read More


The "Single Ladies" Guy is at It Again

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 27, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Remember Shane Mercado, the guy who gave Beyonce a run for her choreographic money with his homemade remake of her video Single Ladies? Well, he has taken that a step beyond with a live appearance...Read More


Margaret Cho and the Mormons

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Margaret Cho sings a dirty ditty about the Mormon church at a California Prop 8 protest....Read More


Beyonce and Justin Timberlake Do Single Ladies

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 25, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This skit shows that SNL is funny as hell even without Tina Fey as Sarah Palin....Read More


Is San Francisco "Bad?"

Filed by Bil Browning | November 24, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Oh, Bill O'Reilly. Seriously. With all of your journalistic integrity and professionalism, have you been reduced to starting a segment entitled Traditional vs Secular Progressive and morphing that into a story on San Fran's pot...Read More


Nina Simone Singing About a Revolution

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 23, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Nine Simone released this powerful song in 1969, the year that LGBT people shouted "no more" and defended the Stonewall Inn from an invasion by police. While the song is about the Black Civil Rights...Read More


Will it Blend? Live

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 22, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This is not gay specific, but considering that Tom Dickinson will be blending things live on YouTube from San Francisco that makes it a little gay....Read More


The most unpopular boy in high school

Filed by Bil Browning | November 21, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I have to admit that schadenfreude grabs me by the throat and demands my attention each and every time I watch this clip. There's nothing like seeing George W. Bush treated like the most unpopular...Read More


HRC observes Trans Day of Remembrance

Filed by Bil Browning | November 20, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch HRC released this video about Trans Day of Remembrance yesterday. It's very well done; I hope trans groups are able to use it as they lobby politicians and the public....Read More


Barry Manilow kills Rick Astley

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Can Barry-rolling be far behind?...Read More


The cutest Survivor reunion ever

Filed by Bil Browning | November 18, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch They're even coordinating what they wear to tribal council. Charlie and Marcus have to be the cutest "couple" from Survivor....Read More


Little Gordon Ramsey

Filed by Bil Browning | November 17, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Everyone knows how much I love reality shows. Gordon Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares is no exception. But "Little Gordon Ramsey?" I wouldn't be able to tear myself away....Read More


Gavin Newsom: The Fight Continues

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 16, 2008 | 7:21 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Mayor Gavin Newsom talks about the need to continue fighting for full equality for LGBT people and our families....Read More


National Day of Protest Against Prop.8

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 15, 2008 | 7:26 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Find the protest against Prop. 8 near you at Join the Impact....Read More


Dan Savage kicks Tony Perkins' ass

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch And Dan kicks Tony's ass repeatedly too. Sometimes Dan may get it wrong, but he makes one helluva advocate on our behalf....Read More


Ninja Kitty

Filed by Bil Browning | November 13, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This ninja kitty is absolutely hysterical. Now that I've officially put Boyzone in the "sucks" category, they will be replaced with a level of cute that even a boyband can't match....Read More


Who'd think boyband members would be gay?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 13, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Boyzone released a new video recently featuring lead singer Stephen Gately and his partner, Andy Cowles. They're the first boyband to feature a gay couple. UPDATE: The original video was taken down, but Boyzone has...Read More


Thank God this guy (didn't) vote

Filed by Bil Browning | November 12, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Remember, not everyone is an informed voter. *shudders*...Read More


Keith Olbermann's special comment last night on Proposition 8

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 11, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Keith Olbermann devoted his special comment last night to Prop 8 in California....Read More


Wanda Sykes visits Ellen

Filed by Bil Browning | November 10, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comedian Wanda Sykes visited Ellen's talk show for Halloween. The discussion quickly turned to Prop 8 in California....Read More


Flaws

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 09, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I know it ain't gay to say so, but we all got flaws: things we may not love about our bodies, but that make us unique. Shane Dawson made this funny and honest video asking...Read More


Obama Win Causes Obsessed Backers To See How Empty Lives Are

Filed by Scott Kaiser | November 08, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch The revelation that Obama's candidacy was the only thing that gave their lives any meaning has caused many supporters to wander aimlessly, unsure of what to do with themselves....Read More


Dancing in the streets

Filed by Bil Browning | November 07, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Watch what happened in the streets of Seattle after Barack Obama was announced the winner of the presidential election. It looks like Times Square on New Years Eve! Apparently, people just started showing up and...Read More


New and improved: Keeping up with the times

Filed by Bil Browning | November 06, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch State Supreme Court Chief Justice Randall Shepard and his clerk, David Remondini, star in this short video encouraging Indiana judges to keep up with technology so they can do their jobs better. It's really funny....Read More


Obama's victory speech

Filed by Bil Browning | November 05, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch An awe inspiring video - President-Elect Barack Obama claims victory in yesterday's presidential elections. Obama gave his speech last night at Grant's Park in Chicago. Notice all of the people in the audience crying; political...Read More


Barack's closing argument

Filed by Bil Browning | November 04, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Barack Obama made his closing argument speech in Canton Ohio, making the choice in this election starkly clear. It's a half hour long, but since we're not doing updates until this evening, you'll have plenty...Read More


Make Election History

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 03, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Looking for a reason to skip work for a day? Here it is. Spend election day helping to get out the vote for Barack Obama....Read More


Evita Hockey Mom: Don't Cry For Me Sarah Palin

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This is absolutely queer; I giggle all the way through it. A hockey mom parodies Evita (and does a damn good job too!). And a piano playing moose? Sweet. The moose is the topping on...Read More


Queerer than thou

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 01, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Tobi Hill-Meyer found this great parody of queer identity politics on YouTube....Read More