January 9, 2011


Comment of the Week: DennisNYC

Filed by Bil Browning | January 09, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

From my post "Cindy Sheehan on DADT Repeal": Sorry, Cindy... things are not always as black and white as that. There are wars that are just and yes... some that are not. My dad and his generation went to war...Read More

The 'Undo Everything' Congress Begins, With Health Care

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 09, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Did you think that, having regained control of the House, the GOP will stop being the "party of No" and start governing, or at least doing something about the challenges facing the country? Think again. The 112th Congress will...Read More

Dance to This: "Evil Woman" by Mike Posner (with a Little Help from ELO)

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | January 09, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Speaking of songs I dance to in my underwear, check out Mike Posner's 2009 cover of "Evil Woman." As awesome as the original is (Electric Light Orchestra is one of my favorite bands), Posner's club-ready remake is inspired. The track...Read More

My Sister's Memorial

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 09, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Jake played harp. Flawless. Zachary read a piece he wrote about her as an aunt. Stunning. Ben put together photos. Beautiful. I sobbed through most of my speech. My friend who ran the service... amazing. She talked about how it...Read More

Who is Alleged Tucson Shooter Jared Lee Loughner?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 09, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Federal sources have identified the suspected gunman in the tragic shooting of 12 people as 22 year old Jared Lee Loughner. While most attention has been focused on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot point blank in the head and...Read More

Mr. President, Washington and Franklin thank you

Filed by Mark Segal | January 09, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

When President Obama signed the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," he might have felt the ghosts of Founding Fathers George Washington and Benjamin Franklin smiling over his shoulder. They might have even whispered in his ear, "It's about time."...Read More

#SSS: A Look at 2011, the Repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell Signing, and GOProud

Filed by Joe Mirabella | January 09, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Same Sex Sunday returns from our holiday break with an episode that you simply can not miss. First Phil talked with LGBT Public Policy Director of the ACLU Alaska, Shelby Carpenter and the Executive Director of the ACLU of Alaska...Read More


Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords on DADT

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 09, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"DADT finally repealed! Celebration across Arizona skies tonight. What a glorious day." -- Representative Gabrielle Giffords on Twitter. The Arizona Congresswoman was shot in the head Saturday morning and is currently in critical care in a Tucson hospital....Read More

Melissa Etheridge - "I'm the Only One"

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 09, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Melissa Etheridge's "I'm the Only One" live....Read More