October 26, 2007

More on civilly disobedient lesbians

Filed by Jen Jorczak | October 26, 2007 | 5:40 PM | comments

In response to yesterday's post, reader and Soulforce Colorado State Organizer Christopher Hubble sent me a link to his blog post about Colorado couple Kate Burns & Sheila Schroeder. Kate and Sheila, of Englewood, Colorado, have been a couple for...Read More

Queer music Friday - Pansy Division

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 26, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

This feels vaguely appropriate right now. This is Pansy Division's "Gonna be a Slut" (naw, the lyrics ain't safe for work): And lead guitarist Jon Ginoli, in his own words, on coming out: It took me a long time to...Read More

Oct 31: Be Bold Wear Red

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | October 26, 2007 | 2:18 PM | comments

From a coalition of women-of-color-led organizations: "We understand that October 31, 2007 is Halloween. For most families it’s a time to be with their children. Even though Halloween is about “fake” and “imagined” terrors, the violence committed against women of...Read More

Crack is Whack, But Slut Day Might Be An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 26, 2007 | 12:27 PM | comments

Los Angeles Times columnist Joel Stein isn't a gay man, but he thinks a little bit like one. Case in point: His column in this morning's paper, proclaiming the death of adult Halloween and the birth of a new kind...Read More

Gay Ol' Pumpkin Patch

Filed by Michele O'Mara | October 26, 2007 | 11:43 AM | comments

Today's Freebie Friday is an invitation to join likeourfamily.com at the St. Luke's Church in Indianapolis for a festive afternoon in the private pumpkin patch where we will fetch our desired pumpkins and take them inside to our reserved space...Read More

The T is officially out of the ENDA

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 26, 2007 | 11:38 AM | comments

The Hill is reporting that the Baldwin Amendment failed because first-term Democrats are afraid of attack ads: Reps. Tim Walz (Minn.) and Ron Klein (Fla.), leaders of the class of freshman Democrats, carried a message to Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)...Read More


Who's it going to be?

Filed by Bil Browning | October 26, 2007 | 10:30 AM | comments

Over here at the Bilerico Project, we try to hand pick interesting contributors who can significantly add to our discussions. This week, I've got a real doozy to announce too - I have full confidence that you'll love our newest...Read More

Silly gay gene article of the day

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 26, 2007 | 10:17 AM | comments

A National Geographic article entitled "Sexual orientation is genetic in worms" shows that some people are very attached to the idea that sexual orientation is monolithically a gender inversion based on genetic. Researchers at the University of Utah were able...Read More


Filed by Fannie Fierce | October 26, 2007 | 10:02 AM | comments

Dear Fannie, I’m a lesbian in my mid-twenties. I’ve been in a relationship with my partner for two years now. We’re what you would call a stereotypical U-Haul Lesbian couple. We fell in love fast and moved in fast....Read More

Condi and Hillary - Separated at birth?

Filed by Storm Bear | October 26, 2007 | 9:25 AM | comments

click to enlarge The more I hear Hillary on the stump trying to explain why she won't commit to pulling the troops out by 2013, the more she sounds like Condoleeza Rice. Now we are dumping gas on the...Read More


Homotextual: Obama supporters

Filed by Ed Team | October 26, 2007 | 7:50 AM | comments

"We believe that Barack Obama is constructing a tent big enough for LGBT Americans who know that their sexual orientation is an innate and treasured part of their being, and for African American ministers and citizens who believe that their...Read More

WTB: This edition- is soooo RANDOM!! LOL

Filed by Michael Buckley | October 26, 2007 | 7:13 AM | comments

I seriously had a dream Ashley was in a wheelchair! Copperfield is a perv! Kim Kardashian is such a bottom! Donald Trump- No comment! And DumbleDORE is gay! Not Dumbeldorf- but maybe him too! DO YOU LOVE IT?!...Read More

YGST: Rep. Anthony Weiner

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 26, 2007 | 7:00 AM | comments

This is Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) speaks on the floor of the House about including gender identity in the ENDA. It's interesting to hear a straight man stress "that when we say GLBT, we mean it." (h/t Towleroad)...Read More