January 3, 2009

New Year's Recovery Roundup

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 03, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

If you are like some people I know, you may be still recovering from New Year's. These posts should help ease the transition into 2009. Monday Top 10 LGBT Stories of 2008 - Bil Browning Accept your LGBTQ kids -...Read More

A Weighty Resolution: Drop the Extra Baggage

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 03, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

No this isn't about yet another year of making a new year's resolution to drop all those extra holiday pounds (although I have done that again this year). As I was looking back at the past year, I realized I...Read More

DC Mayor to Meet with Gay Activists

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 03, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

DC mayor Adrian Fenty has agreed to meet with LGBT community activists about ways to stem anti-LGBT violence following a wave of attacks that include the December 16th murder of Durval Martins. Mayor Fenty had come under intense criticism for...Read More

A1 steak sauce: Sexism is that important

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

I realize that the picture is a little fuzzy since I took it with my cell phone, but this bottle of A1 Steak Sauce shocked me for it's blatantly sexist wrapper. (You can clickety to embiggen the picture.) The bottle...Read More

An Openly Gay Judge to Sit on South Africa's Highest Court

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | January 03, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Congratulations to Justice Edwin Cameron, who has just been appointed a Judge on South Africa's Constitutional Court, the highest court in the country. President Kgalema Motlanthe announced the appointment earlier this week. Until this appointment, Justice Cameron sat on the...Read More

That Hot French Guy in "The Dreamers"? He Sings and Prances in "Love Songs"

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | January 03, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Love Songs (Les Chansons d'amour) is just your average story of a ménage à trois between two hot girls and one hot boy who get shaken up by a perplexing tragedy, by another hot boy who charmingly stalks the first...Read More

Review: Uncharitable by Dan Pallotta

Filed by Nina Smith | January 03, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

"What percentage of my donation goes to the cause?" Isn't that what we're all trained to ask when a charitable organization comes calling for money? Dan Pallotta's new book, Uncharitable argues that this paradigm needs a shift and he's speaking...Read More


Matthew Stucky: Religious nutjob

Filed by Ed Team | January 03, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"According to the Bible homosexuality should be punishable by death. I would be overjoyed if every single queer in the entire world died today. The Bible makes it clear they are reprobates who are past the point of salvation. The...Read More

Uncle Jay explains 2008

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Okay, I promise - no more 2008 round ups. We'll give good old Uncle Jay the last word since he set to Christmas music. We're already past Christmas, but doesn't he seem the type that would be the creepy...Read More