June 30, 2008

Lou Sheldon: pot calling the kettle...

Filed by Pam Spaulding | June 30, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Holy smoke. The irony and hypocrisy meters just blew-the-f*ck up. Look at this from the American Taliban Traditional Values Coalition's Lou Sheldon (a big fan of John McCain, btw), is aghast that he's not the only game in town in...Read More

So let me understand this...

Filed by Mike Rogers | June 30, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

...the guy who uses a prostitute and puts his wife at risk for contracting a sexually transmitted disease thinks we should discriminate against people with HIV? Is David Vitter trying to go further to the right or what? First, he...Read More

Jill Long-Thompson: Still the better choice

Filed by Jerame Davis | June 30, 2008 | 5:04 PM | comments

There has been a lot of discussion about Dennie Oxley and his joining the Jill Long-Thompson campaign as her running mate. (Bil reported on the Indiana Stonewall Democrats' meeting with Oxley last week.) While I understand the sentiments of some...Read More

Overcompensate much?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 30, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Larry Craig, who had sex with a guy in the Minneapolis airport and then denied it, and David Vitter, who was named as a client of Jeane Palfrey, have both decided to cosponsor a constitutional amendment to define marriage as...Read More

Let's spend an hour or two together

Filed by Bil Browning | June 30, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

Got some time to kill while you're twiddling away your work day? Need some company while you're filling out all those reports in triplicate? Today's your lucky day! I mentioned in an earlier post that the first half of an...Read More

PFOX at NAACP convention

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 30, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

David Roberts over at Ex-Gay Watch (awesome narrow-focus blog, you should definitely add it to your RSS feed if you have an interest in the ex-gay movement) has just uncovered a thank-you letter sent by the NAACP to PFOX (Parents...Read More

How these things happen...

Filed by Ricci Levy | June 30, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

This is not from one article but, rather, a series of articles. It's a perfect illustration of how the radical right will seize on something (anything!) and, with no research, without even reading the readily available facts, make it into...Read More

The Downside of Gay Pride

Filed by Storm Bear | June 30, 2008 | 1:15 PM | comments

click to enlarge The Human Rights Campaign street team have packed up their clipboards. The sunglasses vendors have packed their unsold wares. All the t-shirts have been given away. The personal lube advocates are sleeping in. Yes, friends, Pride...Read More

Everybody wants our money and time!

Filed by Juan and Ken Ahonen-Jover | June 30, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

Like most of you, we are often asked to give money and volunteer our time for "the election of our lifetime." Since we have an organization dedicated to give strategically, we spend lots of time thinking about what are the...Read More

Fetish, the Other F Word

Filed by Mercedes Allen | June 30, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

The most important things I ever learned about dating and relationships came from the leather community. So it bothers me when I see people and lifestyles trashed as "disgusting" or "a tarnish on our community." Or when the medical community...Read More

Women Unite

Filed by Sara Whitman | June 30, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

I am thrilled by Michelle Obama's speech in NYC the other night at the Gay and Lesbian Leadership Council. She used strong words and where I've struggled with Barack Obama's arrogance, I heard her sincerity loud and clear. Maybe it's...Read More

Let's get inside the mind of a conservative and imagine a world without homosexuals

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 30, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Guest blogger Robert Rouse is an anti-war activist, musician and blogger who has spent time in Crawford, TX and Washington, DC on behalf of the peace movement. He resides in Fort Wayne, IN with his wife Sheri and...Read More


The biggest waste of money and effort

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

"Here's my advice to those about to marry: Don't. Take the money. Take the money and buy yourself a fabulous apartment and don't spend the money on the wedding. It is the biggest throwaway and means nothing later. It's the...Read More

End of story. It's hers.

Filed by Bil Browning | June 30, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Possibly NSFW for language! Drag queen Girlina performs "The pussy is mine" in 1995. If more men felt the same way, we wouldn't have groups like "The Concerned Women of America" being led by men,...Read More