April 20, 2009

Rick Warren operatives trying to whitewash his anti-gay positions from Wikipedia entry

Filed by Pam Spaulding | April 20, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

Isn't this special? "Exhausted" Rick Warren recently bailed on an interview with George Stephanopoulos on This Week just days after the Saddleback pastor was caught lying about his support of Prop 8 on Larry King Live ("I never once even...Read More

The future of local LGBT bookstores

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Over on Bilerico Project, there has been a few posts about the faux controversy surrounding Amazon.com's employee mistake that marked several feminist, LGBT, and health books as "adult." Prominent lesbian author and Wildcat Press owner Patricia Nell Warren recently offered...Read More

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Filed by Dana Rudolph | April 20, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

The ever-funny Sarah Haskins talks about... lady parts. Via Feministing....Read More

Bzzzt - wrong answer: Miss California on marriage equality

Filed by Pam Spaulding | April 20, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

It's not like folks are tuning in to see the next world leaders on the Miss USA pageant, but the producers clearly wanted to convey a tad more gravitas by having judges ask deeper questions than the usual "achieving world...Read More

Bloomberg and Guiliani: Two very different takes on NY gay marriages

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Here's a study in contrasts... Former New York City mayor Rudy Guiliani told the New York Post that he intends to use Governor Paterson's support for gay marriage as a weapon in his quest to seek the New York Governorship....Read More

Sometimes Dreams Come True

Filed by Eric Leven | April 20, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

He's been *somewhat* of a running joke on my blog since I've reported about him time and time again, but this last mention takes the cake. Yup, the rumor that I helped circulate last summer has come true. Billy Mays,...Read More

No queers allowed at straight bars and blushing brides at gay bars

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 20, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Remember when everything was so much simpler and people just assumed that we were violent perverts and left us alone? Well, not anymore. A few weeks ago the Chicago Tribune ran an interesting story about how lots of gay bars...Read More

Teabagging: tongue-in-cheek causes hide-'n-seek etymology.

Filed by Father Tony | April 20, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

The mainstream usage of previously gay-owned sexual terminology is a pleasant sign of the better times in which we live. Not long ago, drag and its doings crossed-over to the daylight of respectability. In the transition, drag lost its gayness...Read More

Meghan McCain: GOP is "scared shitless" of the future

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

I'm really grooving on Meghan McCain lately. It's a damn shame that her father didn't have this much chutzpah during his run for the presidency! Meghan has been making waves during her various public appearances - including her recent turn...Read More

Georgetown, symbols and the media

Filed by Ricci Levy | April 20, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

I'm sitting here shaking my head over the "situation" at Georgetown University. You know the one - it's been on the news cycle and in lots and lots of online media - about how the university covered up the symbol...Read More

2010 Already?

Filed by Bo Shuff | April 20, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

At least here in Ohio, conversations are already starting in on the nominees for our open Senate Seat. Even though it is an Ohio interest story, I think it bears mention here as a tactic for moving forward on marriage...Read More

Penguin Three-peat!

Filed by Dana Rudolph | April 20, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

For the third year in a row, Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell's And Tango Makes Three, about two male penguins who care for an orphaned egg and raise a chick, tops the American Library Association's (ALA) Top Ten list of...Read More

Adam Lambert vs. Susan Boyle?!!

Filed by Michael Buckley | April 20, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions of the Day: 1. Which judge on Idol do you prefer- Kara or Paula? 2. Who do you predict will be voted off next week? (I say Lil Rounds and Anoop) 3. Auntie Adam Lambert Vs. Auntie...Read More


A Fag By Any Other Name

Filed by Ed Team | April 20, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Being called a 'fag,' you see, actually has almost nothing to do with being gay." --Judith Warner, New York Times...Read More

Miss California on gay marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 20, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Miss California on gay marriage. Transcript after the jump....Read More

Patti LaBelle on Gay Marriage Rights

Filed by Father Tony | April 20, 2009 | 1:30 AM | comments

On stage with the delightful mayor of Miami Beach, Matti Herrera Bower, Richie Rich introduces Patti LaBelle who comes out as a straight woman with a clear opinion about gay marriage rights. April 18, 2009 For the hearing impaired, for...Read More