September 10, 2008

Men's Fashion Alert

Filed by Father Tony | September 10, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

The cardigan sweater will be Fall's darling, with the elongated and belted models able to bridge the season by performing as one all-weather layer out of many that will move a man from indoors to sidewalk to vehicle and back...Read More

Larry Craig's back in court

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 10, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

He gets an "A" for effort, and his lawyer's getting a big ol' check: Arguments are scheduled for this morning in the appeal of U.S. Sen. Larry Craig's disorderly conduct conviction for pursuing anonymous sex in an airport bathroom.[...] Craig...Read More

Florida Adoption Ban Declared Unconstitutional

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | September 10, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Florida Circuit Court Judge David J. Audlin, Jr.has granted the petition of a gay man to adopt the child who was placed in his home as a foster child in 2001 and whose legal guardians the man and his partner...Read More

Sarah Palin's crazy homophobic pastor

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 10, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Larry Kroon, the pastor of Wasilla Bible Church, which Sarah Palin attended, was on Fox News to explain why Sarah Palin's church advertised a Love Won Out conference. Love Won Out, which is an arm of Focus on the Family,...Read More

Why Palin Could Use More Lipstick

Filed by Storm Bear | September 10, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

click to enlarge Yes, I went there. Way back in the day - think the 60's, my Mom taught me about being polite. These days, politeness is called political correctness. Over the last 8 years, I have been lied...Read More

Key West Judge Rules Florida's Gay Adoption Ban Unconstitutional

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 10, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

A Monroe County Circuit Court judge has ruled Florida's ban on adoption by gay people is unconstitutional. The order allows an openly gay Key West foster parent to adopt a 13-year-old boy with learning disabilities and special needs he has...Read More


Orson Scott Card: From the inbox

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Got an interesting e-mail this morning via the Bilerico tip line. I'd like to know what other Projectors think about this. My opinion after the jump. From: Stuart [last name redacted for privacy] Message: The homophobic Science Fiction author Orson...Read More

Tony Perkins on CNN: McCain must embrace Palin's beliefs

Filed by Pam Spaulding | September 10, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

This is the kind of crap Tony Perkins wants continue foisting on America with McCain/Palin's help. Wow. Just wow. The Dominionists, feeling full of themselves because of the selection of Palin, simply cannot help themselves. They've taken Palin's mile-wide, inch-deep...Read More

Anti-feminist crocodile tears

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 10, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

While a Townhall column that opens by telling women who is a feminist icon and who's not (spoiler: Hillary Clinton didn't make the cut), this Kevin McCullough column crosses the line from "typical Republican garbage" to "creepy old guy who...Read More

Broward County School Board Votes to Oppose Amendment 2

Filed by Anthony Niedwiecki | September 10, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

The Broward School Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to oppose Florida's Amendment 2, a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to not only ban same-sex marriage, but also roll back domestic partnerships and benefits. The board said they were concerned that...Read More

Palin rumor that could cost Dems the election!

Filed by Ricci Levy | September 10, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

I was at a dinner last night with someone who has, in the past, had access to private information about candidates that later proved correct. This person shared with us that the devastating rumor is around Palin's statement of her...Read More

Let's just say it like it is

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

While I really enjoy reading Hoosier Access for the perspective they bring to Indiana politics - even though I don't agree with 99% of what they write - sometimes something will stick in my craw. One contributor, Scott Fluhr, seems...Read More

National Suicide Prevention Week and The Trevor Project Day

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 10, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Charles Robbins is the Executive Director of The Trevor Project, the non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis and suicide prevention helpline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth. He previously held key leadership positions...Read More

By dissing Palin, Oprah hurts Obama

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | September 10, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

The media is abuzz with excitement about Republican Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska. McCain's V.P. pick has stirred up excitement, especially for women in the G.O.P. But his pick has also stirred up anxiety as well as questions for many...Read More


You say "lie," I say "stump speech"

Filed by Ed Team | September 10, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"On the same day that dozens of news organizations have exposed Governor Palin's phony Bridge to Nowhere claim as a 'naked lie,' she and John McCain continue to repeat the claim in their stump speeches. Maybe tomorrow she'll tell us...Read More

One of the funniest things I've seen lately

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Usually I hate Triumph the Insult Comic dog, but since Projector Rory sent it to me, I thought I'd click it and give it a chance. OMG, this has to be one of the most...Read More