October 16, 2008

One Year Later, A Mother Returns to Vienna

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 16, 2008 | 8:00 PM | comments

In the months since we first reportedon Kathy Gilleran's search for her son, Aeryn, many readers have asked us to keep you updated on the story... and there has been an outpouring of support, from Kathy's hometown PFLAG chapter to...Read More

Arkansas has a pro-child agenda, not a "gay agenda"

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | October 16, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Even as Arkansas voters get ready to decide whether the state will ban adoption and foster care by lesbians and gay men, the state's Department of Health and Human Services has lifted its ban on licensing unmarried couples -- gay...Read More

Do the Obama tax plan math yourself

Filed by Scott Kaiser | October 16, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

So the main issue on voters' minds is the economy, a subject John McCain has repeatedly said in the past that he's not exactly an expert in. So what's McCain to do? Well, beyond denying he ever made those remarks,...Read More

City of Oakland Park Takes Stand Against Florida's Amendment 2

Filed by Anthony Niedwiecki | October 16, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Last night, the Oakland Park City Commission voted unanimously to approve a resolution opposing Amendment 2, Florida's so called "Marriage Protection Amendment." The commission passed the resolution because of the "potential adverse impact that it causes on the existing rights...Read More

It's Never Too Late

Filed by Eric Leven | October 16, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

This past Saturday, October 11th, was National Coming Out Day and I purposely waited to post something to make the statement that it's never too late, nor too right or too wrong to come out and say, "I'm gay!" Oh...Read More

Westboro Church to "debate" Florida's Amendment 2

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 16, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

It looks like the circus is coming to town here in Florida! The Westboro Baptist Church, best known for their "God Hates Fags" and Military Funeral protests, is coming to "debate" Florida's Amendment 2, the so-called "Marriage Protection" Amendment, at...Read More

Let's Be Honest: Prop. 8 Will Hurt Families

Filed by Michael Crawford | October 16, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

In 19 days voters in California will vote on whether or not to strip marriage rights away from same-sex couples. One of the most critical things that we can being doing now, besides contributing to No on Prop. 8, is...Read More

Your Wife Already Knows Your Little Secret

Filed by Father Tony | October 16, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Father Tony, You want everyone to come out. But why? Is it because you did it and you'll feel better? Misery loves company? I am married to a wonderful smart woman. I love her. Our kids are grown and...Read More

Log Cabin Republicans - Explain This

Filed by Bo Shuff | October 16, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

This was sent to me by my friend Dan who is working in Colorado. He's not connected to this race at all, but I think it is important to spread this information as far as possible. After the cut is...Read More

Celebrity Republicans

Filed by Bil Browning | October 16, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Several celebrities attended John McCain's recent Hollywood fundraiser. Guests included: James Caan Jon Voigt Robert Duvall Jerry Bruckheimer Victoria Jackson Lorenzo Lamas Kevin Sorbo Lou Ferrigno Dean Cain (Say it ain't so, sexy Superman!) Adam Carolla So let's have fun...Read More

Dear Sen. McCain

Filed by Michael Crawford | October 16, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Dear Sen. McCain, I seriously thought you were going to go postal at the debate last night. You seemed to have mad love for Joe The Plumber, but you could not hide your contempt for Barack Obama. iPhone users: Click...Read More

Our Story: Seniors Say No Amendment 2 in Florida

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 16, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

The SayNo2 Campaign has released another great commercial against Florida's dangerous Amendment 2. This is the story of Wayne and Helene- whose domestic partnership is in danger from Florida's Amendment 2, which could strip away their rights and benefits- and...Read More

My Open Letter to Florida and California Republicans

Filed by Robert Ganshorn | October 16, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

My good friend and neighbor in Florida Robert Moreno sent me this fantastic video. Bob emigrated from South America and became a banker after college. He traveled extensively to all parts of the Spanish speaking world to facilitate business opportunities...Read More


What the world needs

Filed by Ed Team | October 16, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Don't ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive." -- Influential African-American author, philosopher, theologian, educator and civil...Read More

Tell McCain to End the Politics of Hate

Filed by Michael Crawford | October 16, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Is the McCain/Palin campaign stoking racism and xenophobia to win votes? You betcha! My favorite part is the McCain supporter proudly holding a stuffed monkey labeled "Obama" who he calls "Little Hussein."...Read More