August 14, 2007

Reality Rewind

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 14, 2007 | 11:26 PM | comments

I watch crap so you don't have to!...Read More

20 Million Dollars for "Nappy Headed Hos"

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 14, 2007 | 8:32 PM | comments

How much is the phrase "nappy headed hos" worth? Well, if you are well-known racist shock jock Don Imus, its worth $20,000,000. That's how much The Drudge Report is saying that Imus will recieve in a settlement with CBS after...Read More

Update: Trans Woman Denied AIDS Meds Dies in ICE Detention Facility

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | August 14, 2007 | 8:24 PM | comments

A trans woman named Victoria Arrelano died in July after being denied AIDS medication and improperly treated while held in a federal immigration detention facility for men in San Pedro, California. The LA Times reports here. (When I posted about...Read More

Hastert to Retire; Leaves legacy of enabling a sex predator

Filed by Lane Hudson | August 14, 2007 | 5:43 PM | comments

The networks have been announcing all day long that Hastert will not seek re-election in 2008. I say it's about damn time he left the House of Representatives. I haven't forgotten that the House Ethics Committee Report on the Foley...Read More

I never thought I'd say this, but: thank goodness for Al Sharpton.

Filed by Jen Jorczak | August 14, 2007 | 5:26 PM | comments

Thanks, Alex, for the heads-up from Drudge and WaPost: Don Imus will collect $20 million from CBS to settle his "termination dispute," and is already being courted by other networks. To which I can only say: Are you fucking kidding...Read More

Popping the question to the candidates

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | August 14, 2007 | 4:36 PM | comments

If same-sex marriage was such a wedge issue in the 2004 presidential campaign, why is it seemingly the litmus test for the LGBTQ community’s support in the 2008 race? The marriage question was the repeated query during last week’s historic...Read More

Homosexuals are too valuable to fight in the military

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 14, 2007 | 3:14 PM | comments

I knew DADT actually came down to this: Thanks for sending this in, Don!...Read More

Largest ever survey of gay and lesbian consumers in America

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 14, 2007 | 3:00 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] The following is a guest post by Tom Roth, President and Founder of Community Marketing. Tom and his team have developed a spectrum of products and services to skillfully lead the company’s clients to their goals. Tom is...Read More

Standing Up To Jim Crow Justice in 2007

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | August 14, 2007 | 2:36 PM | comments

In September 2006, a group of African American high school students in Jena, Louisiana, asked the school for permission to sit beneath a "whites only" shade tree. There was an unwritten rule that blacks couldn't sit beneath the tree. The...Read More

Lawrence & The Madam

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 14, 2007 | 12:56 PM | comments

Summer in DC just isn't complete without a sizzling political sex scandal. This year, it came in the form of Louisiana Senator David Vitter, a Republican lawmaker who apparently had quite the affinity for high-priced call girls. Vitter, it turns...Read More

On Obama and marriage equality: a question continues

Filed by Don Sherfick | August 14, 2007 | 12:14 PM | comments

In the wake of the discussions pro and con over last week’s Logo/HRC event (I can’t call it a “debate” by any stretch) with six of the eight Democratic presidential hopefuls on LGBT issues, I’m in the process of putting...Read More

GLAAD will award LGBT media outlets

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 14, 2007 | 12:11 PM | comments

GLAAD has finally decided to include LGBT media in its annual Media Awards. From them: “With the expansion of cable channels and niche programming, LGBT created and consumed media is more readily available than ever before,” stated [GLAAD executive director...Read More

Romney's, like, insanely super rich

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 14, 2007 | 11:38 AM | comments

In case you didn't know already, Romney is so rich he could literally buy entire endangered species to eat with his breakfast and still have plenty of cash on hand to build a tower to heaven... and get there. From...Read More

Love is a Verb

Filed by Michele O'Mara | August 14, 2007 | 11:19 AM | comments

My girlfriend and I have been together for a year and a half.. our marriage has died, literally. We don't have sex nor the urge, we fight constantly.. but we can't let go of that love we once had. What...Read More

Caption this photo

Filed by Bil Browning | August 14, 2007 | 10:58 AM | comments

I'll put the best caption for this one up here in the entry later this evening. C'mon, give me some good ones - this one is almost too easy... My caption? The 4th guy is the navigator. He has...Read More

Reality Check, Aisle 5

Filed by Ethan St. Pierre | August 14, 2007 | 10:00 AM | comments

I wasn't going to post anything about the Logo/HRC Presidential Forum. I've read most of the blogs and I felt as though all sides were represented and I honestly didn't feel like beating a dead horse. That is, until that...Read More


Filed by Michael Buckley | August 14, 2007 | 8:57 AM | comments

Brit's Boobs Are Real! She just wants to be a good mom!...Read More

You go to war with the body armor you have.

Filed by Storm Bear | August 14, 2007 | 8:17 AM | comments

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YGST: Obama Girl may not vote for Obama

Filed by Bil Browning | August 14, 2007 | 7:28 AM | comments

While the video is supposed to be humorous, is it true that the Obama girl went on several newscasts and said she might not vote for Obama since she's just an actress who was paid to play the part...Read More


Homotextual: John-Manuel Andriote

Filed by Ed Team | August 14, 2007 | 6:13 AM | comments

What medication could take away the anger I feel each time this country's religious right blocks comprehensive sex education for young people? There's no treatment for my outrage at those who claim they believe in a loving God but hate...Read More

Denied AIDS Medication, Trans Woman Dies in ICE Detention Center

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | August 14, 2007 | 1:58 AM | comments

Apparently,* the Los Angeles Daily Journal is reporting that a trans woman named Victoria Arellano died July 20 in San Pedro, California, after being denied AIDS medication and improperly treated for AIDS-related infections at an immigration detention facility. The report...Read More