March 18, 2009

Only Rich Christians Should Marry?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 18, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

The folks who brought us Florida's horrific Amendment 2 are back in the business of interfering with people's private lives... again. John Stemberger, head of the Florida Family Policy Council and the Yes2Marriage Campaign, now wants to make it harder...Read More

Bravo à la France!

Filed by Brynn Craffey | March 18, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

Leave it to the French to have the balls to respond to the Pope's heartless and idiotic misinformation campaign against condoms! The Roman Catholic Church says marital fidelity and sexual abstinence are the best way to prevent the spread of...Read More

We'll get there from here, thank you

Filed by Father Tony | March 18, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

This New York Times article got me thinking. And, you know what? I honestly don't care if the diversity directors of CBS, FOX and CNN, etc. leverage the production of diverse programming or not. I'm glad we've fought to secure...Read More

AIG bonuses: Shaking down the peasants

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

I was going to just avoid the scandal of the week here on TBP since it isn't particularly LGBT-specific, but I need some sort of outlet after reading this atrocious column from Ruth Marcus on the AIG bonuses. After a...Read More

Harlow Cuadra gets life in prison

Filed by Bil Browning | March 18, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

Big thanks to Project GregC for pointing out in the comments section of my previous post on Harlow Cuadra's guilty verdict in his murder trial that the jury handed down a sentence. Cuadra got life in prison without parole. All...Read More

Help prohibit discrimination in Florida

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 18, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editor's Note: The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida is freedom's watchdog, working daily in the courts, legislatures and communities to defend individual rights and personal freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. We know you'll agree...Read More

The New Adventures of Aunt Christine

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 18, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jeff Buppert's work has appeared in Frontiers, Drummer and The Family Business Report, as well as BuzzFlash and on stage at the Powerhouse Theater in Santa Monica; his story on gay adoption will appear in the...Read More

A Shoe Too Far

Filed by Mercedes Allen | March 18, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has decided to join the public speaking circuit, because he's oh so good at that. His first venture brought him to Alberta. This is my maiden voyage. I can't think of a better place...Read More

Marriage redefined

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Via JMG, Merriam-Webster's Dictionary updated their definition of the word "marriage" to reflect common usage of the term, which now includes same-sex couples: So now the Religious Right will stop using quotation marks when they discuss homosexual "marriage," right? I...Read More

Everything gAy to Z: Gay Men's Chorus of Washington 2009 Season Opener

Filed by Dan O'Neill | March 18, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

On the evening of Saturday, March 21st (8:00pm) and the afternoon of Sunday the 22nd (3:00pm), the Gay Men's Chorus of Washington (GMCW) will present a "musical spectacular" honoring characteristics of gay culture, important personalities, and major turning points in...Read More

Girl will go to prom in tux in Lebanon

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

The Indiana ACLU and the principal of Lebanon High School say that they've reached a deal in the case of the anonymous, female high school student who wanted to go to prom in a tuxedo: "School policy for this year's...Read More

Arrested in Miami Beach, a Delaware drifter confesses to strangling Larry Ellison.

Filed by Father Tony | March 18, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

This is an update about the murder of Larry Ellison. Police have 27 year old Gabriel Nock of Dover, Delaware in custody. He had escaped from a work release center in Delaware. He had built an obvious trail of purchases...Read More


Pope on condoms

Filed by Ed Team | March 18, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"You can't resolve it with the distribution of condoms. On the contrary, it increases the problem." --Pope Benedict...Read More

Portia de Rossi on Ellen

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Portia goes on Ellen. Awesomeness ensues....Read More