February 7, 2010

The can of worms that the iPad opened

Filed by Nathan Strang | February 07, 2010 | 7:30 PM | comments

I'm very much torn with the iPad. I don't know whether to qualify it as a superpowered iPod Touch on growth hormones, or to call it an underdeveloped tablet trying to be the next best thing. In either case, the...Read More

In Memoriam: Brendan Burke

Filed by Dana Rudolph | February 07, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Last November, I posted about Brian Burke, the gruff president and general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, who very publicly supported his gay son Brendan, a hockey player for Miami University. Today I just learned of the sad news...Read More

Rep. Frank, Stop Blaming The Community

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | February 07, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

On Thursday, Representative Barney Frank gave an interview to Michelangelo Signorile on SiriusXM. Frank was alternately defensive and apoplectic. He spent the entire time blaming the LGBT community for lack of movement in Congress. He was full of rage and...Read More

Cardinal George: New Ways Ministry (to gays) Not Catholic

Filed by D Gregory Smith | February 07, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Cardinal Francis George, President of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops has "issued a clarification" late on Friday afternoon regarding the standing of New Ways Ministry, "a gay-positive ministry of advocacy and justice for lesbian and gay Catholics and reconciliation...Read More

Reviewing the Coakley/Brown Senate Race

Filed by R Conrad | February 07, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Jim and Bob are fast becoming some my favorite folks in Boston. Over the last year we have become better friends, bonding over the shallow lunacy of contemporary mainstream LGBT politics. Our growing friendship has been mutually sustaining as we...Read More

All eyes on disordered taxes

Filed by Austen Crowder | February 07, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Above all else, I always try to be a practical woman. Maybe it's my Hoosier upbringing; maybe it's my family's small-business, by-the-bootstraps mentality; or maybe it's just my interactions with money in a time of recession; but I have always...Read More

Are We Ready to Help Gay Soldiers?

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | February 07, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

All signs point to the eventual demise of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, opening up the possibility for gay and lesbian servicemembers to serve openly. Remember the US Military is likely the largest single employer of LGBT people in...Read More

Extra Special Caption This: So a frog is giving a chimp a blowjob...

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Let's try a special video version of Caption This.... I promise, this has great possibilities. So this chimp is forcing a frog to give him a blowjob when he looks up at the humans watching and says, "-------." What does...Read More

Rickrolling Christ (TV)

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

There's nothing better than a good Rickroll - except for when you can Rickroll an elderly minister on Christ TV and then get scolded for it by another pompous preacher. (Hat tip to Joe.My.God.)...Read More