August 9, 2008

Mao's Little Red Roundup

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 09, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

The news has been dominated this week with stories of people getting arrested in China, McCain and Obama mocking each other's energy plans, and Paris Hilton biting back. Personally, I don't know why anyone would try to protest in China....Read More

Gays Destroying Marriage? That's not what UK Statistics say

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 09, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

We all know the old fundie refrain about how "gays are destroying marriage." Of course, this comes from hypocritical people who cheat on their wives, are raging closet cases, or are working their way through marriage #3. Well, a report...Read More

Awwwwwwww FREAK OUT

Filed by Eric Leven | August 09, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Just in case anybody felt the need to hit the panic button when the CDC announced their annual estimate of 40,000 people infected by HIV per year is actually around 55,0000... Don't! There's no need to. Just to be clear-...Read More

Queer priorities

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 09, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Michael Crawford posted an interesting poll the other day, and I'm reposting it here. It's definitely worth going back to. Poll Answers...Read More

It's official: Florida Gov. Charlie Crist endorses marriage amendment

Filed by Pam Spaulding | August 09, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

OK, people, he's now out of the closet on this issue, anyway. Express Gay News clears up the question of the week - does the governor want the GOP VP slot so badly that he'll sh*t on gays and lesbians...Read More

A Public Service Announcement From Wanda Sykes

Filed by Jeremy Bishop | August 09, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Can "No On 8" make this a PSA? Pretty Please? See more funny videos at Funny or Die...Read More

Sarasota County gets First Openly Gay County-wide Candidate

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 09, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

The first openly gay candidate to seek a county-wide office in Sarasota County, Florida has jumped into the race for the Sarasota County Charter Review Board. Bryan Worthington, a Democrat and longtime Sarasota resident, hopes to win the District 3...Read More

Book Review: Someday this Pain will be useful to you

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 09, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

"Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you." - ovid Someday this Pain will be useful to you by Peter Cameron is the engaging tale of 18 year-old James Sveck- a precocious, confused, loner in New...Read More


Sally Kern just can't shut up

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

"I am not saying everyone has to be Christian; this is not a homogenous nation. What you have to be is someone who believes in a Judeo-Christian ethic, in other words, in knowing there's a right and wrong. Not all...Read More

Mr. T goes Nuts over Snickers Ad

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 09, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Mr. T defends the anti-gay Snickers commercial on the O'Reilly Factor. I pity that fool......Read More