February 19, 2010

Queer music Friday - Tomboy

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 19, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Tomas Bickham, aka Tomboy, is a Danish drag queen/singer who got some YouTube fame for this video for "OK 2B Gay." "Gays from Outer Space" is after the jump. This guy's really into being gay....Read More

Leave a number and let me know if it is safe to call you

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 19, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Guest blogger Roberta Sklar is a communications activist and consultant to LGBT and other progressive movements. She is the former Director of Communications for the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. In the same historic week that Hate...Read More

Rea Carey meet BadEvan. BadEvan, Rea Carey.

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

One of the treats from the Creating Change conference earlier this month was meeting Evan McMahon, an Indiana queer blogger known as BadEvan. We'd e-mailed, IMed, and tweeted back and forth, but we'd never actually met in real life. Right...Read More

WorldNetDaily: Uganda has it Right with Death for Gays

Filed by Waymon Hudson | February 19, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Yes, WorldNetDaily is a insane fundie site, peddling in birthers, birchers, and *fill in the blank*-phobes of every stripe. It's really no wonder they have the nickname WorldNutDaily. Sometimes, however, you have to look at what they are saying, the...Read More

Oh, officer?

Filed by Sean Martin | February 19, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

It's always best to sort these things out in advance. Click here for a larger version....Read More

Ad banned for being offensive

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 19, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

To the right is for a New Zealand polling website and went up in Wellington. It got pulled after someone complained that it was homophobic: "Considering that Cuba Street is the city's apparent 'arts and bohemian' precinct, and that Wellington...Read More

Real World DC's Mike talks LGBT issues with mom

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

I know it makes me seem old every time I mention it, but I'm still amazed sometimes at how far popular culture has gone in its depiction of LGBT people and issues. I can remember when anything remotely queer was...Read More

On Our Wacky Weather, Or, Did The Olympic Torch Stop In Oklahoma?

Filed by Don Davis | February 19, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

As most of you are well aware, last week was a snow week in Washington, DC, and the odds are pretty good that there's something like that going on for you as well. Our good friends in the conservative community...Read More


Gay Soldiers Could Save the Democrats

Filed by Ed Team | February 19, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"If Republicans oppose gays in uniform, as they have to do, they not only sound like everybody's mean-spirited and batty grandfather--there is nothing that says old like gay-phobia--but they find themselves peculiarly opposing the war effort. "This war--these wars!--should be...Read More

Stupid Callous Homophobic Hateful Legislation

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

What would happen if Mary Poppins wanted to get gay married? She'd sing about stupid callous homophobic hateful legislation!...Read More