February 21, 2010

Mobile World Congress 2010 AKA Phone Porn Land [GayGeeks]

Filed by Nathan Strang | February 21, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Cupertino = Apple porn. Redmond = Microsoft porn (shudder). Barcelona = Phone Porn. This year, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, was much like CES this year, full of new ideas, new faceplants, and some very sexy mobile devices....Read More

Human contact isn't the end of the world

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 21, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

During the DADT Senate House hearing, one retired Army officer, Sgt. Maj. Brian Jones, commented: "The only way to keep from freezing at night was to get as close as possible for body heat -- which means skin-to-skin.... There can't...Read More

Augusta, GA(Y?)

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 21, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

I admit, I've never had many great things to say about my hometown, Augusta, GA. In fact, when I was in high school, my classmates and I tended to call it "Dis-Gusta." That was probably because it was a very...Read More

Covering the Prop. 8 Trial: Can the Gay Press Maintain Objectivity (and Should It)

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 21, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Next Thursday - Feb. 25 - I am going to be on a Los Angeles Press Club panel with Andrew Harmon, senior editor for The Advocate, and my legally married friend, Ted Johnson, managing editor of Variety and blogger at...Read More

There She Is!!

Filed by Austen Crowder | February 21, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

With all the negative press going around the community right now, people are getting frustrated and jaded. I know I've been a little fatalist in the past few weeks, and from early reports it sounds like trans people will be...Read More

Photo: G. Harrold Carswell - 1st Gay/Bi Supreme Court Nominee

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | February 21, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Fascinating and collectible relic of gay history, this vintage photo of Judge Harrold Carswell, selling on eBay right now. Had to wiki him to find out why the vendor listed "gay interest" in the title, and very glad I did....Read More

Courting bigotry in women's tennis

Filed by Sean Bugg | February 21, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

I know it's been a busy couple of weeks of snowstorms and queer politics when I miss a story about homophobia in professional tennis. I feel like such a slacker. In a January newspaper profile Grand Slam legend Margaret Court...Read More


Everything I know about...

Filed by Ed Team | February 21, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Everything I know about Dan Coats, I've learned in the past ten days. When Coats was first elected to Congress I was two years old. When he retired from the U.S. Senate I was a senior in high school. By...Read More

A private concert in the living room

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Could you imagine if the Pet Shop Boys knocked on your door and said they were going to play a private concert in your living room for you and four of your closest friends? Who would I choose? Or...Read More