October 3, 2008

Queer Music Freaky Friday

Filed by Abigail Hannon | October 03, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Hey peeps! I'm Abigail, a 13 yr old girl who, thanx - not - to some weird disease called Bloombergers looks like an old dude. Ennyway, I was ttlly asked 2 do Queer Music this week n I so had...Read More

The economic crisis for dummies

Filed by Bil Browning | October 03, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

I have to admit, I still don't quite understand all the nuances of the current economic crisis and the Wall Street bailout. I just keep thinking that it seems like the biggest ransom plan in world history. A group of...Read More

Now we know what was in Palin's email account.

Filed by Storm Bear | October 03, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

click to enlarge Not much commentary for today. Last night when Biden was asked a question, he answered it and gave detail about the answer. When Palin was asked a question, she ignored the question and just started to...Read More

The War on Intellectualism

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 03, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

It seems there is a new threat to our country- an insidious danger that is seeping into our homes and everyday lives that must be stopped at any cost. That threat is intellectualism. We have heard some of the buzzwords...Read More

The Wall Street giveaway and Democratic "values"

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | October 03, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

When I think about this Wall Street giveaway my whole chest tightens up and I feel kind of nauseous and start walking around in circles and all I can think about is bipartisanship, what a hideous concept! Bipartisanship means Barack...Read More

I Need Your Vote Today. You Can Make a Difference!

Filed by Father Tony | October 03, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

As some of you may know, we are downsizing. I've spent the last three days doing the excruciating work of sorting through stuff and deciding what to keep and what to pitch. Yesterday, I opened a box marked "kitchen stuff"...Read More

'Gay does not mean paedophile' and other memos for the right-wing press

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 03, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Milly Shaw is a freelance writer and Editor of 'the web's tastiest lesbian magazine' Lesbilicious.co.uk. When she's not writing about queer issues she's up to her elbows in feminism, which is why she's also a contributor...Read More

Mercedes Joins the Gender Binary

Filed by Mercedes Allen | October 03, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

As it seemed so important to people to get offended at my surgical decision not to have GRS, for whatever reason, I suppose that it's only fitting to say this here. In the beginning, I had reserved the right to...Read More

Coming Out Politically

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | October 03, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

"Coming Out" has many meanings and can happen more than once in a person's life. In previous articles I wrote about "coming out" as a gay man, a Jew, a bear and a nudist. Now I want to talk about...Read More

"What's become normal now is really absurd."

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 03, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

According to Immigration Equality, more than 36,000 same-sex couples include a partner who is a non-citizen. And, at long last, at least a few members of Congress are stepping up to the plate to try and make life a little...Read More

One Little Capitalist Segment

Filed by Robert Ganshorn | October 03, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

In my last posting I tried to cover too much and I apologize for that. I attempted to link the intense suffering of the 25% of the world's population (who may yet starve to death) to the importance of the...Read More

Biden and Palin on LGBT relationships

Filed by Bil Browning | October 03, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

Both of the vice presidential candidates were asked a question about benefits for gay couples and whether or not they supported same-sex marriage. Biden supports domestic partner benefits which prompted Palin to defend "the traditional definition of marriage." She mouthed...Read More


Hetero model sues Genre over pics

Filed by Ed Team | October 03, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The publication appeals to homosexual men, advocates homosexuality, deals with homosexual themes and features sexually-oriented material, including, but not limited to, sexually explicit photographs of men." -- From a lawsuit brought by model Ben Hassing against gay mag Genre. Massing...Read More

Republicans Against Prop 8?

Filed by Bo Shuff | October 03, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This commercial is real. I have no words. I leave that to you all....Read More