October 15, 2010

Queer music Friday - Richard O'Brien

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 15, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

After posting about Glee's de-transed version of the Rocky Horror Show yesterday, I thought I'd look up Richard O'Brien, who played Riff Raff and wrote the musical, and see if he identified as L, G, B, T, or Q. I...Read More

Just when you thought the gay agenda was complicated

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Do you ever get frustrated with the seeming lack of planning around LGBT issues? Tired of the gay agenda looking more like a kindergarten drawing than a roadmap for success? Weary of trying to decipher what the hell is really...Read More

Facebook and GLAAD Team Up to Stop Hate Speech and Anti-Gay Bullying

Filed by Leone Kraus | October 15, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

In case you missed it, Facebook and the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) has teamed up to combat hate speech and cyber-bullying against the LGBT community. Honestly, with the technological power that Facebook has, I wonder why we...Read More

Anti-everyone billboard makes fun of Obama

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 15, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

A billboard in western Colorado went up. No one knows who paid for it: Local political candidates denounced it, the Democrat calling it "racist" and "homophobic," the Republican calling it "juvenile." On the local paper's story, the comments run the...Read More

Half a Spouse Is Better Than None

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 15, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Robyn Greenspan is a social media and executive careers expert and writer, but most importantly, happily and legally married. Friday nights are the hardest. After a long week in the office, it used to be the...Read More

I Heart The Ali Forney Center for Homeless Youth

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | October 15, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Last night I drove into NYC from my aerie in the countryside, in the midst of a nor'easter (it wasn't that bad), to meet with Bill Torres, the Director of Community Resources at the Ali Forney Center for homeless LGBT...Read More

Video: Bill O'Reilly does something stupid (again)

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

Here's a shocker I'll bet you weren't expecting... Bill O'Reilly went on The View yesterday and said something stupid. I know, I know, you're stupefied and amazed, right? Surely not Bill O'Reilly; he's such a paragon of good taste and...Read More

Gender Play Party: Antique photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 15, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I have no idea what's going on here. Could be a costume party but judging by some of the chaps in the back row, it certainly seems like they feel altogether at home in their garb. Not sure why the...Read More

Lesbian couple asked to leave strip mall for kissing

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 15, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Caitlin Breedlove stresses several times that she didn't kiss her girlfriend as a "publicity stunt," but unless she's completely making up the incident, it couldn't have gotten any publicity without the security guard's actions (transcript at the link): Please let...Read More

Come party with us, Cupcake!

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Tonight's the night! It's almost time for Bil & Becky's Birthday Bash! But before you can even get to the party, we've had a sponsor kick in to make the party even better. Hello Cupcake is baking dozens of cupcakes...Read More


Obama tweets about DADT

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Anybody who wants to serve in our armed forces and make sacrifices on our behalf should be able to. DADT will end & it will end on my watch." -- Message sent from President Obama's Twitter account...Read More

Kansas Democratic Party vs Lou Engle

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A new ad from the Kansas Democratic Party punches at Republican gubernatorial candidate Sam Brownback for his close association with far right nutjob Lou Engle. Engle's involvement in the proposed Ugandan legislation to kill all gay people is a...Read More