October 16, 2010

Weekly Reader: Glee De-Gays Rocky Horror & National Coming Out Day Is Like an Aryan Nations Rally

Filed by Bil Browning | October 16, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

One of our top stories this week was Glee's de-gaying of Rocky Horror Picture Show in their upcoming episode, but we also reported that the musical's writer, Richard O'Brien, is transgender. He played the part of Riff Raff in the...Read More


Filed by Alex Blaze | October 16, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Gay.com, which still exists, has an unsigned column that's.... sigh: Do you understand what that means? This acronym that once unified people who are drawn to those of the same gender now represents people who are drawn to both genders,...Read More

The Case for Not Voting on November 2nd

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 16, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

I realize up front that I will likely be savaged and trashed for my opinions in this post. However, after receiving a plethora of e-mails from Democrats with the catch phrase "Not Voting is a Vote for Tea Party Republicans,"...Read More

Why This Year Matters. Part One

Filed by Amy Hunter | October 16, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Let me state, unequivocally, that I detest canvassing. I dislike the rejection intensely. People, whom you can see sitting in their Barcaloungers, look-up, annoyed that the doorbell has broken their rapt attention to "Biggest Loser." One glimpse of the clipboard...Read More

New Ishiguro Movie Must See

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | October 16, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

I have long loved the works of Kazuo Ishiguro, the British author with the Japanese name, ever since I read "Remains of the Day" in the 90's. And, despite the fact that most movies based on books I love often...Read More


No appeal necessary

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 16, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Typically, the Justice Department must defend a law when its constitutionality is challenged in court. In this case, however, the Administration has already mounted its defense -- and failed. It's under no obligation to continue to fight in court. This...Read More

NY gov. race in Taiwanese news

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 16, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's an animated video from Taiwan about the NY gubernatorial race....Read More