May 24, 2010

The kind of girl I am

Filed by Cassandra Keenan | May 24, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

A lot of guys, I make them abruptly blurt out, "What's your name?" after talking to me for a mere minute or two. They are overcome with excitement because I am a bubbly type and also naturally friendly to the...Read More

Aiko and the Oil Executives!

Filed by Sean Martin | May 24, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

It's only a little inconvenience. Honest. We swear. By the sun and the moon in the sky....Read More

Two Worlds in Texas

Filed by Paige Schilt | May 24, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I recently returned from a visit with the Mormon side of my extended family--an experience that I'm processing by obsessively watching Big Love on DVD. I should hasten to say that the Mormons on Big Love don't actually remind me...Read More

Summers Off

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 24, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

If there is one thing for which professors are generally envied, it is summers off. I'm working on the Moonlight Sonata this summer, all three movements. I'm also spending a lot of time hiking and boating in beautiful Harriman State...Read More

All hands on deck

Filed by Adam Bink | May 24, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

I spent a lot of time over the past few days talking about repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell to both strongly political friends as well as apolitical friends of mine, LGBT and straight. The comment I heard most often...Read More

She who laughs last...

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 24, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

I posted a month ago about the Westboro Baptist Church's intent to protest Constance McMillen's graduation. I can't find much coverage, but The Advocate says six of the Phelpsters showed up: Six members of the Kansas-based Westboro Church, mostly members...Read More

The VA has a New Directive on the Treatment of Transgender Veterans

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 24, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Monica F. Helms is the president of the Transgender Americans Veterans Association. The VA has a new directive on the treatment of Transgender Veterans, but they won't release it. This is becoming a theme with the Obama Administration....Read More

South Carolina poised to issue AIDS death warrant

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | May 24, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

This week in South Carolina, state lawmakers are about to sign on to what essentially can be called a death warrant for people living with HIV/AIDS in South Carolina. Tomorrow the legislature will hold a hearing to terminate the state's...Read More

My (no longer) secret plan to become rich

Filed by Adam Bink | May 24, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

For those of you with mobile devices (especially iPhones), you've probably heard of/used/are using foursquare, the application that lets you "check in" and tell the world where you are - this or that cafe, a national park, your workplace, etc....Read More

Pulp Fiction: What exactly are they renting?

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | May 24, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Looks like the wife has suddenly realized that if hubby doesn't cough up the dough, those masked vixens may take it out of her hide. Vintage pulp fiction novel cover after the jump....Read More

My Captain opposed my DADT discharge

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 24, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: "Stories from the Frontlines: Letters to President Barack Obama" is a new media campaign launched to underscore the urgent need for congressional action and presidential leadership at this critical point in the fight to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't...Read More

My Mom Died: How do I deal with the loss?

Filed by Michael Buckley | May 24, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

Be sure to leave comments below with your own advice to the young lady who recently lost her mother to cancer. If you want to send me a question to answer on the show, shoot me an e-mail....Read More



Filed by Ed Team | May 24, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The inclusion of these groups that have nothing to do with gay rights, that had divisive and hateful messaging, was horrible. ... You can't arbitrarily exclude a large part of our gay community with messaging that's false and divisive." --Lawyer...Read More

Pelosi: DADT will be gone by Christmas

Filed by Ed Team | May 24, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video may seem familiar, but it's actually from the Equality California fundraiser this weekend....Read More