May 3, 2007

Step right up

Filed by Bil Browning | May 03, 2007 | 10:45 PM | comments

As a favor to us - please take this brief survey and tell us a little bit about yourself. All answers are anonymous, so don't worry about getting SPAM. In fact, no one will see any identifying information about you....Read More

Late night stupidity

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 10:35 PM | comments

Harry Maugans found out that both Verizon and Cingular have policies against linking to their websites if you're going to say something bad about them. Follow the link to read Cingular's policy that says how "You are granted a limited,...Read More

No more Post for me, Mom, I'm full!

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 6:52 PM | comments

Ugh. I was going to write up a post about the latest McGreevey incident (he's been accepted to Episcopalian seminary), but I've been conflicted. I've actually been rather conflicted about all of these posts on the subject. Not that...Read More

Hate crimes split

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 3:02 PM | comments

The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act passed along party lines with the following exceptions: Democrats voting "No" (14) Cramer (AL) Berry (AR) Ross (AR) Donnelly (IN) Ellsworth (IN) Melancon (LA) Peterson (MN) Taylor (MS) McIntyre (NC) Shuler (NC)...Read More

Hate crimes bill passes

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 2:29 PM | comments

The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act has passed the full House, as Marti announced earlier. It passed 237-180; I'll get the roll call up later when I find it. Interesting sidenote: I just got an email from the...Read More

Hate Crimes Bill Passes The House

Filed by Marti Abernathey | May 03, 2007 | 1:46 PM | comments

Now we wait for the Senate vote. I wonder how our Indiana Reps voted? *update* Visclosky - Yes Donnelly - No Souder - No Buyer - No Burton - No Pence - No Carson - Yes Ellsworth - No Hill...Read More

Full House vote on hate crimes bill

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 12:14 PM | comments

The vote's scheduled for 1PM. The debate's on CSPAN right now, but I don't have access. I'll have the results and who was soft on crime as we find out....Read More

Isaiah Washington to do GLSEN PSA

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 10:33 AM | comments

From the AP, via the Huffington Post:Isaiah Washington, who came under fire after using an anti-gay slur, will appear in a public service announcement on behalf of the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and the Gay, Lesbian & Straight...Read More

Religious Right Fights For The Right To Hate

Filed by Marti Abernathey | May 03, 2007 | 9:25 AM | comments

The title of this post sounds pretty inflammatory, doesn't it? But it's closer to the truth than the fiery rhetoric, half truths, and outright lies that the Christian religious extremists are using to obscure the truth about H.R. 1592 (The...Read More

IU Study: Bill O'Reilly is a big ol' propagandist

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 9:14 AM | comments

And IU study found that Mr. No Spin Zone uses a derogatory name once every seven seconds. And that he's really fond of the propaganda techniques, and that he's really, really biased. Conservatively, although he claims to be an independent....Read More

Question of the Thursday

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 8:56 AM | comments

What blogs do you like reading? Besides Bilerico, of course....Read More

Holy Fan Clubs

Filed by Storm Bear | May 03, 2007 | 8:02 AM | comments

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"I am a man so come and dance with me Michael"

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 | 7:58 AM | comments

Here's an old, really gay song from the sexy yet straight post-punk band Franz Ferdinand....Read More


Coffee & Toast with Ed Murray

Filed by Ed Team | May 03, 2007 | 6:22 AM | comments

"I think it makes a difference to have somebody who actually is gay working on a gay issue. It makes a world of difference." -- out Washington state senator Ed Murray, referring to out state representative Jamie Pedersen in the...Read More