March 6, 2010

Weekly Reader: Straightwashing, VH1, & Jesus Goes to a Gay Wedding

Filed by Bil Browning | March 06, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

I'm glad we have so many contributors! After all my recent travels plus getting ready to leave for Austin, TX next week and Los Angeles/Palm Springs the week after, I'm having trouble keeping all the balls in the air. Housekeeping,...Read More

1954 African-American Transwomen

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | March 06, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

In honor of Black History Month, I did research on some of the sexy pin-ups that appeared in 1950s magazines for African American audiences. Found several gems, including these fascinating scans. Source: 1954 Black History As Seen Through Magazines Another...Read More

I bet you would like my underwear now!

Filed by Joe Mirabella | March 06, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

I've been going to the gym lately. There. I admitted it. It is time I admit it. I won't jinx it at this point. I'm going to the gym and have been 6 days a week since the end of...Read More

Who is your hero/ine?

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | March 06, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

We all have people we look up to (sometimes it's even ourselves). For this Saturday post, a bit of the unusual from me, meant to do what I usually strive to do -- make you do some thinking. I'd like...Read More

Wedding bells in the US and Mexico's capital cities!

Filed by Davina Kotulski | March 06, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Spring weddings are on tap for our nation's capital. While our elected officials fight over health care reform, marriage is getting a make-over in DC. On Tuesday, after years of waiting, same-sex couples in our nation's capitol got ready to...Read More

What's wrong with America?

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 06, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

Editors' note: Guest blogger Carlos Mock has published three books and is the Floricanto Press editor for its GLBT series. He was inducted in the Chicago Gay & Lesbian Hall of Fame in October of 2007. He grew up middle-class...Read More


Neil Patrick Harris: Stand Tall

Filed by Ed Team | March 06, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Stand tall. Be proud of who you are. Don't break promises. Want to learn. Represent well. But more than anything, be safe." -- Neil Patrick Harris to a teen who twittered him asking advice on coming out....Read More

In The Closet? Watch This...

Filed by Bil Browning | March 06, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Are you in the closet? Get the 411 on what happens when you come out - most people just won't give a crap. It's the G Factor....Read More