October 14, 2010

Student protests bullying outside his school

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 14, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Notice how the journalist says that the school hasn't been helpful right after the interview with the administrator. It's not so hard to report the facts. I wish I had been that cool when I was in middle school....Read More

White House advisor: Gay is 'lifestyle choice'

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Updated at the end of the post. What the hell is wrong with the Obama administration? This takes their LGBT snafus well beyond the "this is not a fierce champion" meme and into the realm of incredibly offensive. White House...Read More

Dear. Mr. Paladino, That's So Gay

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 14, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

How on earth anyone with the very public history of Carl Paladino becomes a serious candidate for governor of any state -- let alone New York -- is a mystery to me beyond all understanding. But, these are strange political...Read More

'Rocky Horror' for Tiny Fools Who Quake With Fear

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 14, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Update: Rory in the comments accuses me of "burying the lead," and point well taken. Glee's Frank N. Further will be played by a woman, making the "cross-dressing" just "dressing" and the homosexual pining becomes heterosexual pining. I'm not the...Read More

Maddow interviews two active duty gay soldiers

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

On last night's Rachel Maddow show, Rachel interviewed two active duty gay fighter pilots. The two men were hidden in shadows so the military couldn't see who they were although I noticed right away that their voices weren't masked and...Read More

21 Senators Urge Obama's Justice Department Not to Appeal DADT Injunction

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 14, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

We have heard repeatedly that the legislative repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell would be handled after the election, in the lame duck session of Congress. However, polls show that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, despite the GOP distancing itself...Read More

LGBT teachers still fear being fired for coming out

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 14, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

I posted recently about Beaverton, Oregon, firing a student teacher because he came out when a student asked him why he wasn't married. I wrote: Stambaugh is just the tip of this iceberg, one of the few teachers willing to...Read More

Murderer of two elderly gay men convicted

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

The man accused of beating two elderly gay men to death in an Indianapolis suburb in late 2008 has been convicted of murder in both cases. Michael Brown "discovered" the bodies and called police in an attempt to mask his...Read More

I See AC/DC: vintage pulp

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 14, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Didn't quite know how to write a title for this delicious morsel of torrid bisexuality, transgenderism and all-around sluttiness, but wow, I love it. The redhead on the bed looks like Julia Roberts to me... but on Ecstasy. Book cover...Read More

An Open Letter To The Bishop Of Fresno

Filed by Father Tony | October 14, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear Bishop Steinbock, Because I count myself among the people of God, I thank you for writing to me about the fact that a judge has ruled that denying civil marriage to LGBT people is unjust. Your 10 point letter...Read More

Trans Woman Sues LPGA

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | October 14, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

The New York Times reported on a lawsuit by a transgender woman, Lana Lawless, against the Ladies Professional Golf Association, which banned her from participating in the sport after she won the women's world championship in long-drive golf. This move...Read More

Dinner with my Gay Grannies

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 14, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jeff Lutes is a psychotherapist who lives with his husband and their three adopted children in Austin, Texas. He is the principal consultant for ContemporaryCouples.com, where he teaches online dating and relationship workshops to the LGBTQ...Read More


GOProud accepts Paladino's apology

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

"Yesterday, Carl Paladino issued an apology for sweeping comments he made about gay and lesbian people over the weekend. In his apology, Mr. Paladino not only admits that he made mistakes in what he said, but he also makes a...Read More

Perez Hilton swears off bullying tactics

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Perez Hilton stopped by the Ellen Degeneres show recently to talk about his plan to turn over a new leaf after discovering how many LGBT people thought of him as a bully. The recent spate of LGBT teen suicides...Read More