March 28, 2007

Group project!

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 11:08 PM | comments

The inapproptiately named Traditional Values Coalition has a comic up about John Conyers' hate crimes bill. You know, the one that doesn't actually make enhancements for hate crimes but adds sexuality and gender identity to the already existing law. (I...Read More

Homophobic groupie?

Filed by Jen Jorczak | March 28, 2007 | 4:20 PM | comments

So... did anyone else notice that the Star's photographer caught the exact same Eric Miller supporter yesterday that NUVO's photographer caught at Miller's 2005 rally? (click to enlarge) I mean, that's gotta be the same girl, right? How sad that...Read More

Bauer responds to attack ad

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 4:13 PM | comments

Today's South Bend Tribune carries a small article about the attack ad against Pat Bauer that ran in Sunday's paper. One small clip from the article made me pause... (emphasis mine) Indiana House Speaker B. Patrick Bauer said Tuesday that...Read More

Matt Barber gets his panties in a bunch

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 2:12 PM | comments

Now, I'm not one to put up a fundamentalist's column and dissect it, but this one is just too funny. Matt Barber has some pretty strange ideas about the gay community, and he wrote this column that's pretty off-the-wall. There's...Read More

The Colts put out a statement on Dungy controversy

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 1:53 PM | comments

The Colts released a statement yesterday in response to Coach Dungy's appearance at the Indiana Family Institute's banquet and the controversy that has arisen because of it. I actually think it's a pretty darn good statement. While they defend Dungy's...Read More


Wednesday blogwhoring

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 1:12 PM | comments

I've added a few sites to the ole blogroll lately that I wanted to point folks towards. Be sure to go visit: Holy Moly, Left-Hand Play, and Straight Not Narrow. I also added two new organizations: Indy Freethinkers and Indianapolis...Read More

Eli Lilly opposes SJR-7

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 11:37 AM | comments

Today's Indianapolis Star carries another story about a Fortune 500 company opposing SJR-7. Which Indiana company has thrown their hat over the fence this time? Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly. Lilly joined Wellpoint, Cummins and Dow AgroSciences as vocal opponents of...Read More

Bill Richardson speaks at the HRC

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 9:42 AM | comments

That makes two candidates to speak at the HRC, the other being Hillary. Some thoughts: "You will never have to prod me to make a stand for you to do what is right for you and your families." Except, apparently,...Read More

Open Thread

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 8:54 AM | comments

If you knew for certain that the Republican candidate for president would win the general election, who would you support in the primary right now?...Read More

Ann Althouse loses it

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 8:23 AM | comments

Hey, remember that whole thing last year about how a bunch of conservative bloggers (mostly Ann Althouse) made a big hussfuss calling Jessica Valenti of Feministing all sorts of things because they found a picture of her from a lunch...Read More


Quote of the Day

Filed by Ed Team | March 28, 2007 | 6:49 AM | comments

How could AFA, an earthly organization, declare the divine intention of the God and condemn the souls of homosexuals? How was it that men could make the declaration of who was getting into Heaven and who was getting the one-way...Read More

Purdue Grounds Used for Religious/Sexist Dogma

Filed by Carrie Wooten | March 28, 2007 | 1:40 AM | comments

The Purdue University Students for Life have set up their annual demonstration "Cemetery of the Innocents" in which hundreds of crosses are hammered into the ground of the Purdue Memorial Mall. The Mall is a central part of campus,...Read More

I know, I'm up way too late

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 28, 2007 | 1:14 AM | comments

What I thought was a really cool love song, "Adventure.exe" by the amazing gay musician Owen Pallett, was just ruined for me. You can give it a listen at Owen's MySpace page or below (audio's OK, but video's bad, so...Read More

Lawrence school board promotes tolerance

Filed by Bil Browning | March 28, 2007 | 12:06 AM | comments

Sources say that the Lawrence Township school district approved adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the non-discrimination policies. The vote was unanimous. While only a few people spoke against the policy, several testified in favor. I couldn't find anything...Read More