July 11, 2007

Mid-week roundup

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2007 | 11:47 PM | comments

Our mid-week roundup has lots of items that you may have missed in your trip around the web this week. Be sure you check them out - they'll keep you busy till regular posting resumes tomorrow morning... The hate crimes...Read More

It's contest time again!

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2007 | 11:17 PM | comments

Okay, so today we have an extra special prize package that you can't get anywhere else! This is one you'll really want to get your hands on! What could it be? We're offering a complete library of our contributors works...Read More

So I Think I Can Dance!

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 11, 2007 | 9:49 PM | comments

So I Think I Can Dance!...Read More

Homophobia starts pouring in over HRC-sponsored presidential forum

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2007 | 6:13 PM | comments

The forum that the HRC and Logo are sponsoring for the presidential candidates (only the big money ones, of course, because we wouldn't want poor people attending an HRC event) probably won't produce anything worth much out of these candidate....Read More

John McCain and gay sweaters

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2007 | 4:31 PM | comments

From Radar Online: In the final days of his imploding candidacy, John McCain has taken a page out of Richard Nixon's play book, finding increasingly bizarre explanations for his political failures. Strangest of all: He reportedly feels his handlers forced...Read More

Wednesday question

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2007 | 2:52 PM | comments

In order to provide you all with some much needed and very literal Podenfreude, here's a question that only one of the most vocally spoiled people in country could ask regarding the HRC sponsored presidential debate: L is Lesbian. G...Read More

Richardson’s slur raises questions for LGBT journalists

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 11, 2007 | 1:36 PM | comments

What caught me off guard when I watched the Media Matters clip of New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on the Don Imus show last year was how casually and easily the word “maricón” fell from Richardson’s lips. “Maricón,” as you...Read More

Racist, homophobic liar tries to get out of jury duty

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2007 | 1:26 PM | comments

From MSNBC: A Cape Cod man who claimed he was homophobic, racist and a habitual liar to avoid jury duty earned an angry rebuke from a judge on Monday, who referred the case to prosecutors for possible charges. "In 32...Read More

HRC and Logo exclude Pro-Gay Candidate

Filed by Lane Hudson | July 11, 2007 | 12:47 PM | comments

Okay, so the candidate is Mike Gravel. The Vegas odds makers aren't betting he'll pull off an upset victory in any of the early contests for the Democratic Presidential nomination. But, he's about as pro-equality as a candidate for office...Read More

Chicago lesbian, homeless shelter resolve dispute

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2007 | 12:28 PM | comments

Michele Wang, the Chicago lesbian denied access to a homeless shelter because of her sexuality, and Reverend Bud Ogle, who manages that homeless shelter, have reached an agreement, according to the ACLU: The shelter agreed to reaffirm its opposition to...Read More

Shocker: former Surgeon General felt political pressure

Filed by Jen Jorczak | July 11, 2007 | 11:20 AM | comments

As the Senate preps for confirmation hearings on his anti-gay would-be successor, former US Surgeon General Richard Carmona tells Congress: The administration... would not allow him to speak or issue reports about stem cells, emergency contraception, sex education, or prison,...Read More

YGST: The old Mitt Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2007 | 8:24 AM | comments

Oh, if only we had this Mitt Romney to vote for, eh? I consider this definitive proof that Romney is a two-faced liar that will say anything to get elected. As one of the YouTube commenters said, "Mitt Romney...Read More

Hormone Blockers for Transgender Kids?

Filed by Bruce Parker | July 11, 2007 | 8:07 AM | comments

When I was growing up from the ages of four until seven Skipper, Barbie's younger sister, was my favorite toy. When the kids who lived in the same hollow as I did in Eastern Kentucky played house, I was more...Read More

Doug Marlette 1949-2007

Filed by Storm Bear | July 11, 2007 | 6:30 AM | comments

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Homotextual: Jen Moseley

Filed by Ed Team | July 11, 2007 | 6:09 AM | comments

I'm a very judgmental person by nature. It's something I struggle with every single day. Because one of the most important parts of being a feminist (for me), is trusting other women to make choices about their lives, and respecting...Read More