May 25, 2007

More on Leslee Unruh, for your viewing pleasure

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 25, 2007 | 5:28 PM | comments

Here's a follow up to Jen's post on Leslee Unruh on the new birth control pill that was just approved by the FDA. I didn't know much about Unruh, but I found this video on Prose before Hos, and well,...Read More

Queer music Friday - k.d. lang

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 25, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here's a blast from the past: k.d. lang's "Sexuality": Seriously, could there be any more lesbian sex references in this video?...Read More

The times, they are a-changin'?

Filed by Jen Jorczak | May 25, 2007 | 4:55 PM | comments

So, on Monday I posted about a recent public opinion poll on abortion, and I wanted to "compare and contrast" (if I'm allowed to return to the 7th grade for a bit) with another article I read about the shift...Read More

Do nothing democrats and the pathetic president

Filed by Bil Browning | May 25, 2007 | 2:29 PM | comments

As most of you have realized if you're a regular reader, I'm one of those hippie peaceniks that has opposed the war since the beginning. The democrats recent cave-in on a timeline for withdraw from Iraq has incensed me. To...Read More

There. Are we cool now?

Filed by Bil Browning | May 25, 2007 | 11:30 AM | comments

Isaiah Washington's public service announcement for GLAAD "came out" recently. Personally, I'm still a little dubious of Mr. Washington's motives. In all honesty, I think what really happened is that he let fly with a "faggot" comment in the heat...Read More

Miss Manners: Great columnist or the greatest columnist?

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 25, 2007 | 10:23 AM | comments

Check out this week's Miss Manners column. There's a great question about when it's appropriate to ask someone's sexuality, and, as always, Miss Manners gives the right answer. It is, of course, easy for her to give the right answer...Read More

Are you SO GLAD American Idol is over?!

Filed by Michael Buckley | May 25, 2007 | 8:59 AM | comments

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Weekend open thread

Filed by Bil Browning | May 25, 2007 | 8:32 AM | comments

In the style of the "workaurant"... What should Tuesday's question/open thread be about? (Monday is a holiday!) Got a specific question? A topic? Any idea? The floor is yours......Read More

Body Armor? No solutions for women.

Filed by Storm Bear | May 25, 2007 | 8:30 AM | comments

click to enlarge More than four years into this, the Pentagon still can't get the body armor right. First they didn't have enough to go around and now what has been issued, isn't the best and of course women...Read More

Sitting pretty: local toilet bombing spree seems unikely

Filed by Don Sherfick | May 25, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

As someone in his late 60's, I've been reading with some concern about the local increase in crime in which senior citizens are the victims. But I did breathe a sigh of relief today to learn that one species of...Read More


Coffee & Toast with Bridget McManus

Filed by Ed Team | May 25, 2007 | 6:00 AM | comments

"Monogamy is for lazy people." -- lesbian comic Bridget McManus...Read More

NOW-NYC on opera, fine dining, and massage parlors

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | May 25, 2007 | 5:30 AM | comments

Yesterday on Free Speech Radio News, I heard that the New York City chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW-NYC) is pressuring newspaper, magazine and phone book publishers to turn down ads from "illegal" massage parlors (as opposed to...Read More