April 18, 2009

All Travel Writers go to Hell? Not Paul Rubio!

Filed by Father Tony | April 18, 2009 | 11:00 PM | comments

Miami Beach Gay Pride was off to a fine start with a Friday night book-signing on fashionable Lincoln Road in South Beach. It was held at a wonderful shop called Books & Books. In the following video, I interview author...Read More

Last week on Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | April 18, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Just in case you missed some of the best posts from Bilerico last week, I'm rounding them up here for you. You can thank me later. *grins* Monday National Car Rental Employee To Trans Customer: "Screwed-Up Man Faggot" Filed by:...Read More

Pop Culture Does New Orleans

Filed by Brett Abrams | April 18, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

From Katy Perry to theories of camp, scholars from the Popular Culture and American Culture Associations compared and argued for four days in New Orleans last week. Over 2100 people from all over the world gave papers in fields ranging...Read More

Jury Duty

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 18, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Paula Keiser transitioned in 1987 and is President of TransYouth of Kansas. She also maintains the imatyfa.org website. She lives in Topeka with her partner of 13 years, their cat and their two cocker spaniels. Last week I received a...Read More

Notes from the Parisian Gay and Lesbian Theater Festival: Penetrator

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 18, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Last night I went to see Penetrator at the Parisian Gay and Lesbian Theater Festival. (See the festival schedule for more information about programming.) The play is about two young, straight hipsters in Scotland who share an apartment. Their lazy...Read More

Don't read this now. You'll miss the parade.

Filed by Father Tony | April 18, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Later, I'll be sharing my photos and video of a book-signing event (Paul Rubio's Out Traveler South Florida)on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach last night, a fun time at Kiehl's with folks from the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force,...Read More

Miami Beach Pride: the Kick-off, with words from Mayor Matti Herrera Bower

Filed by Father Tony | April 18, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

On Wednesday, April 15, 2009, I attended a private kick-off celebration for the new Miami Beach Pride taking place this weekend. (Many years have passed since Miami Beach had a "Gay Pride", and this year's celebration will include a first-ever...Read More

I Told You So

Filed by Kate Clinton | April 18, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

What a week! From the new Catholic Cardinal in New York to the Amazon controversy, I told you so....Read More


Former McCain Campaign Manager Supports Marriage Equality

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

"There is a sound conservative argument to be made for same-sex marriage. . . . I'm confident American public opinion will continue to move on the question toward majority support, and sooner or later the Republican Party will catch up...Read More

Movement to prosecute picking up

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

torture, cia, prosecutionRead More