September 17, 2008

Obama Raises $9 Million at Beverly Hills Fundraisers

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 17, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

This story was written for Frontiers magazine - but because that publication won't come out until next week and this report is timely, including information about a mix up between the Obama campaign and the Gay Men's Chorus of Los...Read More

White privilege, McCain/Palin -- and the Kenyan witchhunter

Filed by Pam Spaulding | September 17, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Tim Wise's bio lets you know he's in a unique position to lay this out on the line. He is the director of the Association for White Anti-Racist Education (AWARE) in Nashville, Tennessee. He lectures across the country about the...Read More

Media picks up the slack on Sarah Palin's LGBT record

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 17, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

When we first heard that Sarah Palin was named to be McCain's running mate, I put together what we knew about her record on LGBT issues, and it wasn't good. She did two things: She supported for Alaska's amendment to...Read More

What does a bad economy look like to McCain?

Filed by Storm Bear | September 17, 2008 | 4:15 PM | comments

click to enlarge With the biggest market collapse since 9-11-01 and the worst economy since the Great Depression, what DOES a bad economy look like to John McCain? That is the answer I want from the Straight Talk Express....Read More

Two beautiful, wonderful women of Provincetown

Filed by Father Tony | September 17, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

When I first started writing stories, I would print out a section of something and trot across the dirt road from our house in Provincetown to Kelly's house where I would toss a few folded pages onto the driver's seat...Read More

CA's Prop 8 is Not About Gays or Marriage?

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 17, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: California gay rights and AIDS activist and frequent guest blogger Michael Petrelis updates us on campaign rhetoric from the fight against Proposition 8. (Current image being used on the pro-gay-marriage forces' site, to the right. Other signage from...Read More

Whose responsibility is it?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 17, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Bumped back up to the top for more discussion It seems like a good time to do another installment of Stuff Bil Doesn't Know Enough About™. This week's question is in direct reference to two other blog posts inspired by...Read More

Want some fries with that, faggot?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 17, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

The ACLU has filed a complaint against a Louisville, Kentucky McDonalds after an employee at the restaurant called two gay men and their friends "faggots" and a series of other anti-gay slurs. The group was visiting Louisville for the weekend...Read More


Filed by Bishop Mahee | September 17, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

We must SAY NO 2 the politics that grant tax paying citizens second class citizenship. They flash us back to a time where we can't cannot believe that "those people" acted that way in the inhuman atrocities committed on fellow...Read More


Thanks, but no thanks

Filed by Bil Browning | September 17, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Another gem hit the tip line this morning. From: Christa Email: Message: I am want to offer an elopement pakcage with room, ceremony & license hopefully through Novemeber. I am a marriage celebrante who can issue then CA Confidenttail...Read More

Indychoruses still building bridges - and definitely NOT to nowhere

Filed by Don Sherfick | September 17, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Although it's been nearly a decade since my partner and I combined our singing voices with those of others in Indychoruses, the umbrella organization for the Indianapolis Men's and Women's Choruses, I continue to have a special place in my...Read More

A few moments of your time please

Filed by IN THE LIFE | September 17, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Dear Friends of In The Life Media, We are at a strategic crossroad and need your ideas to help us chart our future course. Our members, supporters, viewers and donors are essential parts of our organization, shaping and guiding the...Read More

Trans Explanations from Thailand

Filed by Robert Ganshorn | September 17, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

I received an email from America on the recent "Miss Thailand" contest from an 80+ year old friend. Gene is married to Jenny for over sixty years and has a "Chicago Italian" way of looking at things that is often...Read More

Gold, Light, 'Crisis' and Compassion

Filed by Steve Ralls | September 17, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Openly gay furniture designer Mitchell Gold is most well-known for lush and plush home decor, but what some in the LGBT community may not be as aware of is his longtime advocacy on important issues- his generous philanthropy to the...Read More

Florida Fundie Politician Brian Blair is an Equal Opportunity Hater

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 17, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Can we just get this bigot out of office already? Brain Blair, incumbent County Commissioner from Hillsborough County in Florida, has once again shown what a complete scumbag he is. Readers may remember Blair as the man who attacked the...Read More


No freakin' way

Filed by Ed Team | September 17, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"God made dinosaurs 4,000 years ago as ultimately flawed creatures, lizards of Satan really, so when they died and became petroleum products we, made in his perfect image, could use them in our pickup trucks, snow machines and fishing boats."...Read More

Lynn Cheney endorses same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 17, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Lynne Cheney says something positive about same-sex marriage here, all but endorsing it. I'm still wondering why she didn't throw a hissy fit like she did when Kerry mentioned that her daughter was a lesbian....Read More