You Gotta See This: November 2010

John McCain on DADT

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 30, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Either John McCain just isn't following this debate, or he assumes that no one else is. Is he saying that no one cared about DADT before Obama brought it up? That a voluntary military means that gays don't get...Read More


Preview: Tomorrow on Glee

Filed by Bil Browning | November 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Tomorrow night's Glee episode will continue the storyline around Kurt's transfer to a private school to escape a bully. Here's Kurt and the new school's singing group, The Warblers, doing "Soul Sister."...Read More


There's a metaphor in here somewhere

Filed by Bil Browning | November 28, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Okay, follow me here. There's a metaphor in here somewhere. The religious right is the crows. The cats represent the LGBT community. You can draw the appropriate conclusions....Read More


Fred Karger's first presidential ad

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

Fred Karger has his first TV spot out that's airing in Iowa....Read More


Questions to never ask a gay guy

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

Here's some Davey Wavey on questions to never ask a gay guy. I'm putting this up because we've had several "Questions to never ask a transgender person" posts over the years and this seems like a fun twist on...Read More


Demoulin Brothers: Fraternal hazing memorabilia

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 24, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

I ran an intriguing oddity from the DeMoulin catalogue on my personal blog recently, and after a friend told me more about the Demoulin company of yore, I did a bit of research and ended up on Amazon, where I...Read More


The Best 'It Gets Better' Video Yet

Filed by Bil Browning | November 24, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This has to be the best "It Gets Better" video yet. I've been ho-hum about them so far, but John Berry, Director of the Office of Personnel Management for the federal government, shares one of the most personal and...Read More


Ellen talks to young gay activist

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

Ellen talks to Graeme Taylor, the 14-year-old who defended his teacher who was suspended for asking a homophobic student to leave the classroom....Read More


Blowhole sex

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

I've showed Projectors some of Isabella Rosellini's Seduce Me videos before, but this entry featuring dolphin sex includes gay dolphins having blowhole sex. This is possibly NSFW even though you never see an actual dolphin....Read More


2010 Transgender Day of Remembrance

Filed by Bil Browning | November 20, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Today is the 2010 Transgender Day of Remembrance. Projector Monica Helms put together this very touching video to commemorate the day as a tribute to those transgender people who have been found murdered across the world since the last...Read More


Vice President Biden's It Gets Better video

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Vice President Joe Biden made an It Gets Better video yesterday that was posted to the White House blog....Read More


Glee's bully does an It Gets Better Video

Filed by Bil Browning | November 18, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

You knew it was only a matter of time before Max Adler, Glee's resident bully, did an "It Gets Better Video" for the Trevor Project. He's such a sweetheart!...Read More


What do you think? Drag queen?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Hmmm. A man is shopping for women's clothes during a big sale and makes an entirely inappropriate comment live on TV. I'm thinking 'drag queen'. Anyone else?...Read More


Street performance to Bjork

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video's old, but it's still cool. A street performance to "Oh So Quiet," performed here by Bjork....Read More


Fischerspooner - Emerge

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

Here's the video for "Emerge" from the electro-clash group Fischerspooner....Read More


It Gets Better for Canadian Ex-gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 13, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

It Gets Better for Canadian ex-gays....Read More


HRC Staff and Interns: It Gets Better

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

HRC Staff and interns remind Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning youth that even when life seems its worst, IT GETS BETTER....Read More


Katy Perry: Firework

Filed by Bil Browning | November 11, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Katy Perry's newest song "Firework" has the gayosphere all atwitter because it shows two guys kissing; it's being called an ode to tolerance. Am I the only one who remember "Ur So Gay"'s wish that the effeminate guy would...Read More


Glee: Kurt's visit to the 'all boys club'

Filed by Bil Browning | November 10, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Last night's episode of Glee had Kurt wandering off to the nearby private boys' school to spy on their singing club. While there he meets another gay teenager who looks to be a potential romance. Darren Criss plays queer...Read More


Interview: Margaret Cho

Filed by Bil Browning | November 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Comedian/queer rights activist Margaret Cho sits down with Zack Rosen from TheNewGay to discuss her current tour, the album she just recorded with a handful of indie legends, sex, gay rights and much more....Read More


Two women dance on Israeli TV

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

A same-sex couple is competing on the Israeli version of Dancing with the Stars....Read More


Daphne's mom gets scolded by psychologist on CNN

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 07, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's a psychologist saying that kids dressing as a girl means they might be gay and that it's a parents "worst nightmare" to have a gay child. Go cable news!...Read More


Judgmental gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 06, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Brian Safi on gay judges on reality TV....Read More


Kye Williams talks to the AP

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

Kye Williams is a Division I transgender basketball player....Read More


George Takei responds to Clint McCance

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

TV's Sulu responds to Arkansas's biggest douchebag. Thanks to reader Woody who sent this in....Read More


Gay wedding in Pink video

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

Here's the long-anticipated gay wedding video from Pink. Don't blink because you might miss the two dudes in tuxes kissing....Read More


Portia talks coming out

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Portia di Rossi was on Oprah and talked about coming out....Read More


Obama heckled by HIV/AIDS activists

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

Obama was heckled by HIV/AIDS activists on funding for global AIDS. He responds that they should be more concerned with Republicans....Read More