You Gotta See This: April 2011

Bryan Fischer Wants Muslims to Convert or Die

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 30, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bryan Fischer of the AFA saying that Muslims have to convert or die. He implies that pre-invasions Iraq and Libya were threats to the US, which isn't true; that the US made even a decent attempt to create democracy...Read More


Christian School Expels Girl for Being Bisexual

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 29, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A bisexual teen was kicked out of a Christian school....Read More


Trump Claims Victory for Birthers

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

Donald Trump says his birtherism shows what a great person he is and then tries to start another conspiracy theory, that Obama was let into Harvard Law even though he had terrible grades, which is totally not based on...Read More


Discrimination among Gay Male

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

A video on discrimination within the community....Read More


Abortion to Compete with Lesbians?

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

Pat Robertson claims straight women (on the far-left) love to abort babies so they can compete with lesbians. Aren't you jealous that you didn't think of that yourself?...Read More


Yara Sofia as Lady Gaga

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

Yara Sofia, who was eliminated from Rupaul's Drag Race, performing to "Poker Face." The finale is this week, isn't it?...Read More


Bunny Bounce

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 24, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Happy Easter!...Read More


Memphis Gay and Lesbian Center May Close

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

The Memphis Gay and Lesbian Community Center may close soon due to lack of funding. It's one of the only LGBT resources in the area. Send them some cash to help keep the doors open....Read More


More Work to Do

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 22, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video is working its way around the queer blogosphere because Obama didn't scream "Gays! Nooooooo!" when someone shouted gay marriage and he was talking about how he wants to win reelection in 2012. Cute, but this report in...Read More


Kobe Bryant Does Gay PSA

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 21, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Kobe Bryant and the Lakers shot a PSA against using slurs. He seems really happy to be there....Read More


Tucker Carlson Is Against Gay History

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 20, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Tucker Carlson is against the California bill to teach gay history in schools because it's "propaganda." He's also shocked by the idea that anyone would want to exclude gay people from history books....Read More


True Blood Season Four Sneak Peak

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 19, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Sneak peak of True Blood Season 4, building on the show's social justice metaphor....Read More


London Kiss-In Protest

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 18, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Video from a kiss-in protest April 15 that Alex posted about yesterday in London after two gay men were asked to leave the John Snow pub in gay district, Soho, for kissing....Read More


South Carolina Gay Man Attacked

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

A gay man in South Carolina was attacked....Read More


Bisexual

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 16, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bisexual from Class Project on Vimeo....Read More


Jerry Nadler Introduces UAFA in House

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

Rep. Jerry Nadler reintroduces the UAFA....Read More


San Francisco's Big Gay 10K

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 14, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

San Francisco's Big Gay 10K, benefitting the San Francisco AIDS Foundation....Read More


Alan Simpson Calls Out Republicans

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

Former Senator Alan Simpson rips the GOP for "getting off" on homophobia and controlling women while "diddling your secretary."...Read More


The Ali Forney Story

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 12, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Today, Tuesday, April 12th, the Ali Forney Center - New York City's largest shelter for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) homeless youth - marks what would have been the 36th birthday of its namesake, Ali Forney....Read More


San Francisco Field Trip

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 11, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A news story covering parental backlash against an elementary school field trip to the Castro, in an effort to teach students about the variety of communities in San Francisco....Read More


Cocktails For Two

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 10, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Spike Jones & City Slickers, ca. 1945. It is interesting to see how the "cross-dressing for laughs" gag still shows up today....Read More


Ain't Gonna Pee Pee My Bed Tonight

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 09, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Meet The Kelly Family, with their classic late 1980s hit "Ain't Gonna Pee Pee My Bed Tonight."...Read More


Don't Stand for Homophobic Bullying

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 08, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

An awesome and extremely well-made anti-bullying message for teens, as part of BeLonG To Youth Services' annual "Stand Up!" LGBT Awareness Week in Ireland....Read More


Pie to the Face in Belgium

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 07, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Check out Andre-Joseph Leonard, the head of Belgium's Roman Catholic Church, being hit with cream pies several times on Tuesday during a speaking engagement at the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve, near Brussels. According to Towleroad, this is not the...Read More


Child Capybara Enjoys Hot Spa Shower

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A child capybara enjoyed shower in capybara's hot spa in Saitama, Japan....Read More


Marriage Protest in Manhattan

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

Video from a Queer Rising protest in Manhattan yesterday for marriage....Read More


Hating Gays Doesn't Make a Hate Group

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

Hate groups like the Family Research Council respond to being labeled hate groups. CBN reports. That's also an epic part on Peter Sprigg's head. I didn't know that was possible outside comic books....Read More


Cameroon

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

"Cameroon," from Rupaul's Drag Race Season 1 winner Bebe Zahara Benet....Read More


Hate in Colorado Defeated Civil Unions Bill

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

Here's a sampling of Republican arguments against Colorado's failed civil union law. Just a warning: it's pretty hateful. But I'm not convinced these people are unreachable. I've heard that shit before and seen people snap out of it. It's...Read More


How to Snap Like a Diva

Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 01, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

"A basic lesson in snap," one of the more light-hearted scenes from Marlon Riggs' documentary "Tongues Untied" (1989). The film explored the social and sexual cultures of black gay men in the late 1980's in the context of multiple...Read More