You Gotta See This: February 2011

Pro Cricket Player Comes Out

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 28, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

English cricketer Steven Davies comes out, becoming the first professional in his sport to do so....Read More


Archie Goes Gay, Lesbian, and Dramatic

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The trailer for if Archie were a teen drama movie. Now we know why Jughead eats those hamburgers!...Read More


Democrats Shout 'Shame' at 1AM

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 26, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Democrats erupt in Wisconsin as the house passes an austerity bill at 1AM. Nothing says "democracy" like passing a bill for the wealthy elite at 1AM....Read More


NOM Releases Video on Chicago Church Protest

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

NOM releases a boo-hoo video over the gay protest of the Catholic Church in Chicago....Read More


Obama 'Grappling' with Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 24, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

Press Secretary Jay Carney explains the DOMA recommendation yesterday and says that Obama is still grappling with same-sex marriage....Read More


Gay Final Fantasy Ad

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 23, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A couple of cartoon gay twins in an ad for Final Fantasy. More history here....Read More


Judith Light's It Gets Better video

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Fresh to the It Gets Better site is this video from actress Judith Light....Read More


Frat Boys Lipsynch Katy Perry's Firework

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Do you remember when guys used to dress in drag to lipsynch to diva's pop songs? Now they just show off their muscles. I can live with it. This time it's frat boys from the University of Arkansas. (Hat...Read More


The Rope Line: Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | February 20, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The Associated Press asked various celebrities about their opinion on same-sex marriage. Jason Mraz, Jane Lynch, and Adam Lambert compose the expert panel of outstanding lovers....Read More


Video from Mormon Mother Back on YouTube

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 19, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This woman made a video denouncing Prop 8 but took it off YouTube when her standing in the LDS church was threatened. She now says she regrets that decision and put it back up....Read More


Student Who Fought Back on MSNBC

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 18, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

MSNBC interviews Desiree Shelton about how her school told her she couldn't walk with her girlfriend in front of the school....Read More


Gay Kiss-In in Beijing

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 17, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Gay and lesbian activists crashed a kissing competition in Beijing, only to see it canceled, so they protested instead....Read More


Iowa Grandmother Supports Freedom to Marry

Filed by Joe Mirabella | February 16, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

It is statements like this from everyday Americans that make me proud of the progress we make every day. Maybe we should enlist all of our moms and grandmas to make YouTube videos....Read More


Gays Participate in Wedding San Antonio

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 15, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Gays were asking for marriage licenses all over the US yesterday, and in San Antonio gays crashed a mass wedding yesterday. I love the pastor who says that marriages without licenses have no meaning. What church is he from,...Read More


Lady Gaga's 'Gay Anthem' 'Born this Way' at Grammy's

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 14, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lady Gaga performing 'Born this Way' at the Grammy's....Read More


Interview with Homophobe Solomon Male

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 13, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

British journalist Scott Mills interviews pastor Solomon Male, a supporter of the Ugandan anti-gay bill, and comes out to him....Read More


Interview: GOProud at CPAC

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

I stopped by the GOProud booth at CPAC and had a quick discussion with Executive Director Jimmy LaSalvia. Jimmy tells me how the conference has gone so far. While I was there they had the most popular booth - by...Read More


Big Debate on Marriage in Maryland

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 11, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Local news covers the marriage debate in Maryland....Read More


Adam Sandler's Transphobic Joke

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 10, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Adam Sandler tells David Letterman that he has a transgender housekeeper to have "another penis in the house." Sigh....Read More


Alabama Lesbian Arrested for Being Hate Crime Victim

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A woman was beat up by a group of men outside a bar. The police haven't interviewed but instead arrested her for disorderly conduct....Read More


Write It Gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 08, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The gay guys from Modern Family performed a number, "Write It Gay," at the Writers' Guild of America awards....Read More


Remembering Reagan on HIV/AIDS

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 07, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

While everyone's lovin' some Reagan right now, some people remember what he actually did on HIV/AIDS....Read More


Josie Cotton - 'Johnny Are You Queer?'

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Leone Kraus forwarded me a pitch she got from Josie Cotton's PR person. You may remember Cotton from her hit in 1982, "Johnny, Are You Queer?" where she meant "queer" like "gay." Anyway, looking it up on YouTube this...Read More


New Video from FoxxJazell

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 05, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

New music from Foxxjazell, "Hookup."...Read More


'Hey Egypt: Not Anderson. Not in the Face.'

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 04, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

I think this video gets to the heart of cable infotainment and a certain closet case's position in the center of it....Read More


Anderson Cooper Attacked in Egypt

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 03, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

CNN released video of Anderson Cooper being attacked by anti-democracy protestors in Egypt....Read More


Young Man Raised by Two Women Speaks for Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 02, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Zach Wahls, a 19-year-old Iowan raised by two women, talks about marriage during the hearing on a bill to ban same-sex marriage in Iowa. It passed the house....Read More


Robert Gibbs Still Doesn't Want to Talk about Obama in 1996

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 01, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Robert Gibbs dodges another question on Obama's change on marriage from 1996 from the Washington Blade. This is getting funny - I wonder if they'll keep this up....Read More