September 10, 2007

Known Unknowns

Filed by Steve Ralls | September 10, 2007 | 7:02 PM | comments

It is only slightly shorter than War & Peace, but oh so much more entertaining. It is, of course, GQ's exclusive interview with Donald Rumsfeld, the former Secretary of Defense. Rummy, who was said to set the hearts of women...Read More

Passing Politics

Filed by Rebecca Juro | September 10, 2007 | 3:02 PM | comments

I originally wrote and posted this to my own blog but in light of the discussions regarding Marti's recent post I decided to post it here as well. Today, while driving home from a shopping trip, a truck driver passed...Read More

Indy: Support those who have supported you!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2007 | 2:45 PM | comments

Any advance in gay rights, especially in Indiana, is hard fought and won at a political price. As a community, we can't forget those politicians who support us. With our recent human rights ordinance victory, several Indianapolis City-County Councilors put...Read More

ICE Must Investigate Victoria Arellano's Death in Custody

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | September 10, 2007 | 2:27 PM | comments

(I've been swamped lately, so I'm late on posting about this -- been sitting in my inbox for a week -- bad blogger.) We, the undersigned organizations, write to you today to express our outrage over the July 20, 2007...Read More

Questioning the Candidates on Civil Unions - The POTUS and a Primer Part VI

Filed by Don Sherfick | September 10, 2007 | 10:00 AM | comments

Over six installments (see the end of this post for links to each) I've pursued the issue of what the six Democrats seeking the nation's highest office are NOT saying when they reject same-sex marriage but say they're all for...Read More


Personal attacks are a Traditional Value

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2007 | 9:42 AM | comments

The Traditional Values Coalition has a series of offensive cartoons they've been circulating since ENDA became a possibility. While the group isn't known for their Christ-like love of truth, this latest flier steps outside of their usual circle of lies...Read More

Petraeus Report: 6 months of Surge or Pelosi Inaction?

Filed by Storm Bear | September 10, 2007 | 9:27 AM | comments

click to enlarge Ever wonder how many lives would have been saved if we had YouTube for the Vietnam war? Or would the leaders of the day still deny the evident truth laying dead in the ditches and rivers...Read More


A contributor with some cents!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2007 | 9:12 AM | comments

We usually do our new contributor announcements on Friday afternoons, but with everything else that's been going on in our personal lives, both Alex and I forgot to do it! Yikes! But better late than never! This week Nina Smith...Read More


Venezuela: Is President Hugo Chavez - gulp! - gay?

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 10, 2007 | 8:25 AM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] The following guest post comes to us from Andrés Duque from Blabbeando. Born in Colombia, South America, Andrés is a proud immigrant to the United States. He was a co-founder of the Colombian Lesbian and Gay Association (COLEGA),...Read More

Reporters and cameras make the best wedding gifts

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2007 | 7:37 AM | comments

Can you imagine if your family found out you'd gotten married via CNN? Or bounding through town with cameras on your heels to find a minister to marry you before the clock ran out? This short bit from an...Read More


Homotextual: Anais Nin

Filed by Ed Team | September 10, 2007 | 7:14 AM | comments

"And the day came when the risk it took to remain closed up in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom." -- Writer and diarist Anais Nin...Read More