November 25, 2008

Upon which I say something nice about the Log Cabin Republicans

Filed by Bil Browning | November 25, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Most contributors use TBP to call out the Log Cabin Republicans for their idiotic support of anti-gay candidates. That's a valid critique (even if it is funny to see Alex used in their fundraising materials as an example of a...Read More

No "Milk" for Cinemark

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 25, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

The film distribution company for the new film Milk needs to get a clue: Alan Stock and Cinemark Theaters should not profit from anti-gay hate. Alan Stock, the CEO of Cinemark, donated $9,999 to support Prop 8 and strip marriage...Read More

Haters promise to "Rise above the Hate"

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 25, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

The poor, beleaguered, anti-gay bigot forces that waged campaigns across this country based on homophobia, fear, and intolerance have now had enough of the "hate" being directed at them and their anti-equality allies in the wake of the Nov 4th...Read More

Simple Ways to Reduce Your Electric Bill

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | November 25, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

Have you ever wondered how much energy you use on a day to day basis? I have. And lucky for me, my power company offers a little monitor that I can plug into the wall to monitor exactly how much...Read More

'Tis the Season

Filed by Donna Rose | November 25, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Thanksgiving is just a couple of days away. For much of the country that means copious amounts of food, time with family, a lifetime of special Holiday memories, feverish shopping, and the gateway to the Christmas, Hanukah, and New Years...Read More

Is this relationship right for me?

Filed by Michele O'Mara | November 25, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Sometimes I wonder if something is missing from my relationship. How do I know if I'm in the right place or not? ~ Just Wondering Dear J. W., Did you know that it's not a good idea to substitute...Read More

The Truth About Gay Men's Health

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | November 25, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

"Gay men are healthy, happy, and life affirming. We're creative, strong, and resilient; more than almost any other male population, we think outside the box, take responsibility for our actions, and care for ourselves and others. We know how to...Read More

Jake's Big Day

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 25, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, Jake had homework he needed help with. How did I get my name? he asked. Oh, well, I said, first of all, I loved the name Jake. Jacob. I loved it and your mom was not so keen on...Read More

Florida Gay Adoption Ban On Its Way Out

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | November 25, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

This is a big win. Yes, it's only a trial court judge. Yes, it will be appealed. But this is the case that I suspect will finally end Florida's ban on adoption by gay men and lesbians, once and for...Read More

Letter From the Editor: Goodbye, Hello

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Grace Moon is Editor in Chief of Velvetpark, and the former Managing Editor of This statement is being reprinted from According to the LGBT News site the, "word came down Friday afternoon that...Read More

South Florida Transgender Day of Remembrance Video

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

This past Saturday, the South Florida LGBT community and our allies gathered to mark the 10th annual Transgender Day of Remembrance. Organized by TERI, the Transgender Equality Rights Initiative, the memorial was heart-wrenching and cathartic, angering and sobering, moving and...Read More

How do you want to handle this one?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 25, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Okay - so I need more help with blog decisions. After all, ya'll read us; you might as well tell me what you want, eh? Next week we have 2 copies of Britney Spears new album, Circus, to give away....Read More

Twilight #1

Filed by Abigail Hannon | November 25, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Abigail begins writing her magnum opus - a tale of vampires, lust and blood. Head to for more!...Read More


If every homosexual has to go underground

Filed by Ed Team | November 25, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We at ARDHO are outraged by this decision to criminalise homosexuality. We don't understand how educated people can adopt such a law because homosexuality is neither a disease nor a deviance. How are we going to be able to continue...Read More

Beyonce and Justin Timberlake Do Single Ladies

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 25, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This skit shows that SNL is funny as hell even without Tina Fey as Sarah Palin....Read More