January 31, 2010

Contest: Enter to win Jeff Sheng's new photobook

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

We've got a special treat for Projectors today... Contributor Jeff Sheng has been previewing photos from his "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" series on TBP, but now his first book has been released. To help Jeff celebrate the new book, we're...Read More


You've Got (Hate) Mail: Stop Caring about Human Rights!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 31, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

I love getting hyper-conservative screeds that make little sense. It's something of a hobby for me. On a recent post entitled "Uganda's 'Kill The Gays' Bill Goes XXX??", in which I took Pastor Martin Ssempa (one of the authors of...Read More

Catholics For Equality

Filed by Father Tony | January 31, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

There is something Catholic in the wind and it smells a bit like mutiny. It sounds like the early morning clarion call on the hushed day of battle, with a hint of frustration and a dollop of American liberty all...Read More

Florida Adoption Court Ruling Matters Nationwide

Filed by Nadine Smith | January 31, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Wednesday night volunteers from across the state joined us for our first ADOPT EQUALITY phone bank. First timers and seasoned volunteers alike committed 2 hours and made hundreds of calls to Florida voters to ask where they stand on Florida's...Read More

My Daily Spiritual Practice

Filed by D Gregory Smith | January 31, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

As LGBTIQ persons, many of us feel estranged from or alienated by organized religion. We can feel hurt, misunderstood, persecuted and sometimes afraid because of religious positions, teachings and practices. Personally, I have always made a distinction between being religious...Read More

BREAKING: Openly gay Senate candidate Meister quits; backs Giannoulias

Filed by Phil Reese | January 31, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Today at 10am Jacob Meister announced that he is backing his opponent, banking scion and front-runner Alexi Giannoulias, for the Democratic nomination for United States Senator from Illinois, effectively ending his historic run as the first visible openly gay Senate...Read More

Pulpalicious perversion: Cycle Sinners

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 31, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Could this be *quiver* the textbook used by Focus on Family for their understanding of gay life? Bring your boots, baby! Wait until you see the description from the back of the book. It's after the jump....Read More


Being China's first gay married couple has drawbacks

Filed by Ed Team | January 31, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"My sister warned me she would never call me her brother unless I break up with Pan, and I have answered hundreds of phone calls from friends and relatives who say they feel ashamed of me. But we are deeply...Read More

Rush Limbaugh dances to Lady Gaga's Pokerface

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Rush Limbaugh was a judge at the Miss America pageant and during a "judge the judges" portion he decided to show off some dramatic dance moves. Watch Limbaugh try to induce another heart attack by flailing madly to Lady...Read More