June 9, 2008

Do You Care If Stars Are A-Holes?

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 09, 2008 | 8:00 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch When you find out your favorite star is an a-hole in real life, do you like them less? Or do you just like them for their work and not concerned with that? Discuss! Help spread...Read More

L.A. Pride Parade photos

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 09, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

The LA LGBT community - and lots of straight allies - turned out to celebrate Pride, marriage, family fun, and the sheer joy of celebrating freedom in the Southern California sun. See more photos and commentary in my other post,...Read More


Filed by Sara Whitman | June 09, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

It is funny what evokes a long ago image. An instant of flavor, or smell or the way the sun is setting in the sky. It's never expected, and as I have learned in the last few years, sometimes welcomed,...Read More

L.A. LGBT Pride and Politics

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 09, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

"You have to understand, this is our Mardi Gras," John Duran explained to the Time Warner cable audience watching the half-naked gyrating boys during the live broadcast of the 38th Christopher Street West Pride parade Sunday. Yes, Pride has always...Read More

LCR wants to educate you about McCain

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 09, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

One of the most bizarre assumptions behind the LCR's campaign against Romney in the primaries was that any of the other candidates were any better on the issues LCR cares about. They all pretty much opposed any legislation with anything...Read More

Do Your Damn Job

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 09, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

It's pretty straightforward. You read the job description. You took the job. Now, do your job. On Wednesday, San Diego County Clerk Gregory Smith said he would consider allowing clerks to bow out of processing such marriages if they had...Read More

Let's fire the gays...

Filed by Mike Rogers | June 09, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Steve Clemons of The Washington Note is a rarity. Steve is an out gay man operating in the world of intelligence and high intrigue international diplomacy. He's an expert in all things military and one of the go-to experts on...Read More

Congratulations to Bishop Gene Robinson!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 09, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Bishop Gene Robinson, the openly gay Episcopal Bishop, entered into a civil union with his long time partner, Mark Andrews, this Saturday! According to PageOneQ: About 120 guests gathered at St. Paul's Church in New Hampshire for Saturday's ceremony for...Read More

Free SRS a todos!

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 09, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

From Cuba: New horizons opened up for transsexuals in Cuba with the approval of a Public Health Ministry resolution that establishes guidelines for their health care, including free gender reassignment operations. "It was just approved. The operations will begin to...Read More

Funny encounters with priests, and why I keep St. Lucy around

Filed by Gina de Vries | June 09, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

I've always adored Russian and Greek Orthodox art. I have a little Russian Orthodox carving of the Blessed Mother, the Christ child, and (grown up) Jesus on my altar; the portrait of Saint Lucy on my altar is Greek Orthodox....Read More


I get (hate) mail

Filed by Bil Browning | June 09, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

I woke up to this e-mail yesterday - sent to me via Bilerico Project. This was before I wrote my post about Indiana's flooding yesterday, before we knew all of our family members were safe, and before we knew what...Read More

Monday morning question of the day

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 09, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

I asked this question some time ago and we had quite a conversation. With so many new people on the site this past year, it seems like we should go for it again: Has being queer affected your religion or...Read More


McCain calls for change: Gets two quarters and a nickel

Filed by Ed Team | June 09, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Like many senior citizens, McCain knows what he is talking about. A lot of young whippersnappers who grew up with calculators and studied New Math in school can barely count, and if you don't make sure you have the right...Read More

Technically they didn't cover up until after the serpent talk

Filed by Bil Browning | June 09, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch No wonder, Eve started talking to the Serpent. Obviously Adam wasn't letting her anywhere near his snake! I mean, what else could the message be? LOL (Anyone know what the hell they're trying to sell...Read More