You Gotta See This: October 2010

Megachurch leader comes out

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 31, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

Megachurch pastor Jim Swilley comes out at church on Sunday....Read More


Hi, I'm a Tea Partier

Filed by Amy Hunter | October 30, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I've been posting lately about the elections next Tuesday. In "Why This Year Matters" part two, I painted a picture of a post-Tea Party win. Not voting next Tuesday is a really bad idea. This animation pretty much sums...Read More


Michelle Obama on Ellen

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

Michelle Obama went on Ellen, and they talked school bullying....Read More


Missouri Republicans on hardcore gay pornography

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 29, 2010 | 7:01 AM | comments

A robocall from Missouri Republicans on hardcore gay pornography, showing they're as classy as ever....Read More


Lame duck DADT repeal

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Servicemember's United's XD talks on DADT repeal during the lame duck session....Read More


Obama is so pro-gay he'll destroy America

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 28, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's a weird segment from an NBC affiliate in Texas, saying that Obama, a "Democrat president," is "aggressive" in his promotion of an "immoral lifestyle." They ask "will it be the fall of this country?" There's so much abuse...Read More


Sued for Prop 8 rally violence

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 27, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A gay cameraman who was covering the Prop 8 rallies in 2008 was roughed up by Sacha Baron Cohen's camera crew, and now he's suing. Violence starts at around 5:00....Read More


Candidate endorses her opponent for office

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I thought this ad from Jerry Brown's gubernatorial campaign against Meg Whitman was cute....Read More


Brian Safi on The A List

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 25, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Brian Safi takes on The A List....Read More


Nancy Pelosi says it gets better

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 24, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Nancy Pelosi says it gets better. Maybe Joe Lieberman is next. Nothing's more inspirational to the kids than Droopy talking about hope....Read More


Interview with Rentboy.com

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 23, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

In the Life talks with the people behind Rentboy.com, the site that became famous with the outing of George Rekers....Read More


GOProud TV ad attacks gay candidate

Filed by Bil Browning | October 22, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

In a never ending rush to the bottom, GOProud has released this TV ad that targets Rep. Barney Frank, Senator Barbara Boxer and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. The ad will run in California and Massachusetts where the...Read More


Google Employees: It Gets Better

Filed by Bil Browning | October 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Google employees created a fantastic It Gets Better video. This is one of the best I've seen so far....Read More


The Day The Homos Disappear

Filed by D Gregory Smith | October 20, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

In case you've ever wondered what life would be like without all those pesky homosexuals running around, this video lays it out in three and a half minutes. The song is from Ron Romanovsky's CD "Turn Up the Fun!"...Read More


High school caught in anti-gay chant

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A high school student caught her school engaged in a homophobic chant at a high school football game and posted it to YouTube. Obviously the video is a lie because everyone knows it's conservative Christian kids who are under...Read More


NOM ad for Tom Emmer

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 18, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

NOM ad running in Minnesota for Tom Emmer, who was at the center of the Target/MN Forward controversy earlier this summer. NOM wants Minnesotans to believe that a candidate who will take money away from schools is good for...Read More


Sliimy - "Trust me"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 17, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Trust me," from the world's favorite gay stéphanois, Sliimy....Read More


NY gov. race in Taiwanese news

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 16, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's an animated video from Taiwan about the NY gubernatorial race....Read More


Kansas Democratic Party vs Lou Engle

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A new ad from the Kansas Democratic Party punches at Republican gubernatorial candidate Sam Brownback for his close association with far right nutjob Lou Engle. Engle's involvement in the proposed Ugandan legislation to kill all gay people is a...Read More


Perez Hilton swears off bullying tactics

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Perez Hilton stopped by the Ellen Degeneres show recently to talk about his plan to turn over a new leaf after discovering how many LGBT people thought of him as a bully. The recent spate of LGBT teen suicides...Read More


The Castro: historic photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 13, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

An amazing, poignant and joyous photo of the 1979 Castro Street Fair, in those halycon pre-AIDS days when the cry rang out for Gay Liberation. I did not attend but, oh, I remember and, oh, how inspiring they were to...Read More


Sorry Charlie (White)!

Filed by Bil Browning | October 13, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Indiana's Democrat Secretary of State candidate, Vop Oslii, has a new ad on the air capitalizing on the uproar after it was discovered that the Republican candidate had likely committed voter fraud while running for the office that oversees...Read More


Belgrade Pride turns violent

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

France 24 reports on Pride in Belgrade that was disrupted by skinheads and injured 150....Read More


Sassy Gay Friend says it gets better

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 11, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

The guy who got internet fame for stopping literary suicide (Juliet, Ophelia) says that it gets better....Read More


The Gossip - "Men in Love"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 10, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

The Gossip's new single, "Men in Love."...Read More


Owen Pallett - "Lewis Takes His Shirt Off"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's the music video for Owen Pallett's "Lewis Takes his Shirt Off," from his recent album Heartland....Read More


Chaz Bono says it gets better

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Chaz Bono says it gets better....Read More


Sarah Silverman, To the Point

Filed by Sara Whitman | October 07, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Sarah Silverman, to the point....Read More


Kathy Griffin Speaks

Filed by D Gregory Smith | October 06, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Kathy Griffin on the recent LGBT-related suicides. Another reason to love her... (via The Trevor Project)...Read More


The LDS Church doesn't like gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Boyd Packer says the Mormon Church still doesn't like gays, stressing that liberties have to be limited in order to protect our liberties. Also never heard Packer talk before.......Read More


Interview with an ex-gay ally

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 04, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Don't really like the slut-shaming at the beginning of the video, but the interview with former SF Pride Queen Karyme Lozano is interesting. Her story of going from wild to conservative after she found "something was missing" sounds a...Read More


Neil Patrick Harris says it gets better

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 03, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Neil Patrick Harris has a message for young queers....Read More


He can do more than sign and dance

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Remember Michael DiMartino, the gay guy who became internet famous for a week or two for making videos of himself dancing and using sign language to sign along? Now he's back and he's singing on his own....Read More


Ongina on coming out poz on TV

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 01, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Ongina discusses coming out as poz on TV....Read More