January 8, 2011

Weekly Reader: Lesbian Priests, Butch Identity, & Shame As a Tactic

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

This week brought fantastic news - our campaign to have HIV+ Florida inmate Betsie Gallardo freed came to a successful conclusion when she was released to hospice care on Thursday night. Betsie had been sentenced to five years in jail...Read More

AZ Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has been shot at a townhall meeting in Tucson, Arizona. Several other attendees, including a federal judge supposedly, were wounded or killed. Details are still emerging, but it appears that the Congresswoman was shot in the...Read More


Filed by Kate Clinton | January 08, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

My galpal calls it "Seasonal Off-Road Disorder". Every year after the Christmas digression, I like to invoke my personal hibernate function before I have to power up again and hit the road. I look forward to a couple weeks of...Read More

The Democratic Party's New LGBT "Equality" Agenda: Big Words, Short Arms

Filed by Rebecca Juro | January 08, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

It's really interesting to see how mainstream cable newsmedia is lauding the Democratically-controlled 111th Congress for getting so much done. It's not entirely undeserved of course, but when one takes a close look at what actually did get done this...Read More

Dance to This: "Driving Me Crazy" by Sam Adams (with a Little Help from Annie Lennox)

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | January 08, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

The thought of going out to a dance club makes me want to throw up into my hands, but that doesn't mean I don't enjoy cutting a rug in the comfort of my living room when I'm home alone and...Read More


Texas can divorce the gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 08, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This case ... is not a suit to declare a statute unconstitutional or enjoin its enforcement, but a private divorce proceeding involving issues of property division and child custody." --Justice Diane Henson, in ruling that Texas could divorce a same-sex...Read More

Trans man on Big Brother Argentina

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 08, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Via Andres Duque, a trans man was on Big Brother Argentina and here are some clips of him talking about it with the housemates....Read More