February 22, 2009

Dustin Lance Black wins for Milk

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2009 | 9:15 PM | comments

I must admit, I don't usually watch the Oscars. Tonight, Jerame happened have the Academy Awards playing on his computer because I was going to play my video game after I finished setting up tomorrow's daily blog posts (Homotextual and...Read More

Classic War Photograph?

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 22, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Well, no. But the image was recently named World Press Photo 2008, and the judges framed it in a war context. A picture of an armed sheriff moving through an American home after an eviction due to a mortgage foreclosure...Read More

The Digital Archive

Filed by Eric Leven | February 22, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Some rare gems no longer collecting dust: Footage of the pre-action meeting for Target City Hall, March 27, 1988 (eve of Target City Hall demonstration). The 3:28 mark stirs something....Read More

Working Toward a Real Economic Recovery

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 22, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Rea Carey is the Executive Director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. President Obama just signed the stimulus bill, which holds promise for at least beginning to alleviate some of the hardship inflicted by...Read More

The Curious Case of Bristol Palin

Filed by Kate Clinton | February 22, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

My niece declined a glass of wine at dinner, beamed and announced she is pregnant. I am thrilled for her and her husband. I am amazed at the implied optimism - they are going to be able to afford food,...Read More

Phenomenal Woman

Filed by Sara Whitman | February 22, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

One of the hardest things I did last Saturday at the Mass Equality gig, was get up on stage, and be in front of 500 people. I've done it before, I'll do it again, but the next day, I always...Read More

Help raise the public awareness of Simmie's unsolved murder

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | February 22, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Please attend Simmie's memorial on Sunday, February 22nd at 7pm to help raise the awareness that his murder remains unsolved. The memorial is being organized by FAU Lambda United and will happen on the corner of West Sistrunk and NW...Read More


Obama's evil twin

Filed by Ed Team | February 22, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I've heard [GOP leader Michael] Steele referred to as Obama's "evil twin." Well, kids, that would assume one key thing. Steele would have to be a kind of "anti-Barack"...Trouble is, Steele just isn't Obama by half. What he is, though,...Read More

The Ian Harvie Show

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Transgender comic Ian Harvie's new talk show looks like a blast. Here's Margaret Cho sitting down with the funny man....Read More