December 19, 2009

Democrats, Handjobs, & Transphobia in the LGBT Community

Filed by Bil Browning | December 19, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

The highlight this week was Dr. Jillian Weiss' three part series on transphobia in the LGBT community that was so interesting Michelangelo Signorile had her on his Sirius radio show to talk about it further. Since it is the holiday...Read More

Yes, Parker. There is a Santa Claus?

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 19, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

I suspect these are words I will find myself repeating again and again as a parent: this is happening sooner than I expected. The “this” in question, is Santa Claus. I was relieved, after reading Dear Prudence this week,...Read More

Videogame Censorship, LGBT, and Birdo (Part I)

Filed by Austen Crowder | December 19, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

It's easy to tick off a few tropes in Nintendo's core cast of characters. Mario, the everyman hero; Luigi, the trusty, goofy sidekick; Peach, the ever-present damsel in distress; Daisy, the strong, independent woman; Bower, the sociopathic villain; Wario, the...Read More

Trenchant as hell

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Now this is a movement I can get behind. Something tells me Rupaul would have had a better answer when Charlie Gibson asked about the Bush Doctrine. (via)...Read More

Santa Balls

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 19, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

1932 golf trade card for Terminal Magic Shops...Read More

Tom Duane speaks at a marriage rally in New York City

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

Tom Duane gets angry about the NY senate's vote against same-sex marriage....Read More


Requiring condoms in porn

Filed by Ed Team | December 19, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Although workers in adult films should enjoy protections under the current phrasing of the regulation, the adult film industry has steadfastly refused to take any steps to protect its workers from diseases spread by blood-borne pathogens, resulting in thousands of...Read More