September 5, 2007

Fire Tucker Carlson

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 05, 2007 | 6:35 PM | comments

Javier Morgado, supervising producer of NBC's Today Show, said at the NLGJA conference in San Diego that Tucker Carlson, NBC, and MSNBC have handled Carlson's gleeful endorsement description of fag-bashing in a park bathroom. From the Washington Blade: "It didn't...Read More

Larry Craig, Weapons of Mass Distraction, and Lesbian Public Sex

Filed by Yasmin Nair | September 05, 2007 | 5:10 PM | comments

So Larry Craig is now reconsidering his earlier decision to resign, in the midst of a "sex scandal" that contains no sex at all. We queers seem to agree that the Craig exposure is about the hypocrisy and self-loathing that...Read More

An Indy peek at Larry Craig

Filed by Don Sherfick | September 05, 2007 | 4:45 PM | comments

Across from the editorial page of this morning's Indianapolis Star is a great piece by its regular columnist (and chief resident liberal, which makes him the Right's primary target) Dan Carpenter, who delves into the Larry Craig episode in a...Read More

A watershed moment

Filed by Matt Foreman | September 05, 2007 | 3:24 PM | comments

This week, a House subcommittee held a hearing on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). Given that the bill has been languishing for 17 years -- in spite of overwhelming public support -- a collective "whatever" would be understandable. But folks,...Read More

This will get more and more fun

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 05, 2007 | 3:04 PM | comments

Larry Craig has announced today that he will only resign if he can't beat the misdemeanor charge in Minnesota. Also, his lawyers sent a letter to the Senate ethics committee asking them not to investigate the whole matter. From the...Read More

Doug Giles has Restless Fist Syndrome

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 05, 2007 | 12:49 PM | comments

One of the most popular conservative hate sites on the internet just posted a column by Doug Giles, a Christian minister and author, where he talks about just what he'd do in response to being cruised: If someone tried to...Read More

Pondering Larry Craig

Filed by Ellen Andersen | September 05, 2007 | 12:20 PM | comments

This just in: Sen. Larry Craig of bathroom-bust fame is now reconsidering his decision to resign from the U.S. Senate. He's hired Stanley Brand, a prominent ethics lawyer, to handle the ethics investigation under way in the Senate. And he's...Read More

A brief look at gay history

Filed by Bil Browning | September 05, 2007 | 7:23 AM | comments

Too many of us don't know our own history, but it's not as if they teach that in schools, eh? At least not until college......Read More


Homotextual: Jerry Lewis

Filed by Ed Team | September 05, 2007 | 7:13 AM | comments

"I apologize to anyone who was offended. I obviously made a bad choice of words. Everyone who knows me understands that I hold no prejudices in this regard. In the family atmosphere of the telethon, I forget that not everyone...Read More

On the subject of hypocrisy....

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 05, 2007 | 6:46 AM | comments

Here's an interesting phenomenon, similar to men who have sex with men and moralize against homosexuality, or second ladies to anti-gay presidents who write lesbian themed literature: anti-choice women who get abortions. This article's a bit old, but it adds...Read More