September 14, 2010

Mercy-killing claim wasted police's time

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

I heard that gay British TV gabber Ray Gosling got a suspended sentence for "wasting police time" because he said he mercy-killed his partner a few months back, and I thought, Wow, the British criminal justice sucks. They investigate you,...Read More

Why do cis men like trans men?

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 14, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Not Aiden is a gay man of trans* experience who prefers to remain anonymous because he's tired of being everyone's token tranny. He enjoys photography, yelling at Project Runway contestants, and the eternal search for a good gay...Read More

Stepping Out with Mr. 1937: vintage ad

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 14, 2010 | 4:30 PM | comments

I just love this debonair man-about-town with the center of his suit cut away. Is that a snap-crotch girdle or are those rivets? He's after the jump....Read More

Dear Bil, I Spent The Evening With Your Boyfriend, And....

Filed by Father Tony | September 14, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Funny, but he didn't ask me to say hi. Sunday night, with "Fashion Week" in full swing here in NYC, I walked over to Lincoln Center to attend the Tommy Hilfiger show. Actually, I was very close to getting Neil...Read More

New study on LGBTQ students in school

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

GLSEN has a 10-year study out on LGBT students and safety at school: The 2009 survey of 7,261 middle and high school students found that at school nearly 9 out of 10 LGBT students experienced harassment at school in the...Read More

Young Turks: I'll call you people what I want

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

What the hell happened to Young Turks host Cenk Uygur? While the guy is normally LGBT-positive, in a recent episode of the show, he turns into one of this week's biggest assholes. After a co-host explains why the LGBT community...Read More

LGBT Equality Issues Take Center Stage in Most Watched US Senate Race

Filed by Nadine Smith | September 14, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Last night Equality Florida posted a statement from Governor Charlie Crist regarding LGBT issues that covered a wide range of topics, including: calling for an end to Don't Ask Don't Tell, passage of the Uniting American Families Act and an...Read More

Smile for the gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Here's a way to start the day: On a sweltering day in June, a bunch of young people was handing out leaflets to passers-by. They wore badges with the Chinese characters "Tongzhi Nihao" and a smiling face printed against a...Read More

Remembering the Tel Aviv Tragedy Through Social Media

Filed by Leone Kraus | September 14, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I don't know why but I've always been drawn to Israel. I chock it up to my conservative Catholic upbringing, which, due to their rejection of homosexuality, has left me in a state of constant turmoil in regards to my...Read More

Let's See This Through

Filed by Jarrod Chlapowski | September 14, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

As broken yesterday by the Washington Blade, yesterday Reid's office confirmed NDAA is scheduled for next week. You got us there - be proud! Be ecstatic! But, most importantly, be determined. We have work to do this week that is...Read More

Republican campaign manager to be fired for anti-gay tweets?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

After I reported that Stan Solomon, the campaign manager for Republican teabagger Marvin Scott's 7th congressional campaign, has been tweeting incredibly offensive anti-gay and xenophobic statements, Indiana Stonewall Democrats issued a statement calling for Solomon's termination. The Scott campaign, long...Read More


Jerry Springer on tolerance

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Even though The Springer Show has no social merit other than as entertainment, as a byproduct of it we've become much more progressive, much more open. People are not surprised by interracial dating or gays or transgender people. I kind...Read More

Contest: Win a Boy

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

What better way to start the week than giving Projectors a chance to win a boy? No, not a living and breathing twink (or a dead and not-breathing one, for that matter), but one of three copies of the subtitled...Read More

Gay porn accidently shown in school

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I don't really get the "hang him" sentiment coming from some of these people; at least the kids who were interviewed weren't scarred for life after seeing some dudes getting it on. But I still think this is pretty...Read More