January 16, 2011


Comment of the Week: Leone Kraus

Filed by Bil Browning | January 16, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

From my post "America's Most Literate Cities": A few years ago, I started reading less because books are so gosh darn expensive, so I turned to online media because it was free. To ammend this, a few months ago I...Read More

Will Obama Lose an Argument with Himself?

Filed by Don Davis | January 16, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

There have been many unlikely things that have happened this past month or so: some of them appearing as legislation, some of them appearing in the form of Republicans who set new records for running away from the words they...Read More

Supreme Court Refuses Ladies' Night Suit

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 16, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

I posted about Roy Den Hollander a while back, the man who sued and lost arguing that ladies' night is unconstitutional discrimination against men. The Supreme Court won't be hearing his case. One has to wonder if he's, um, serious....Read More

Rugged Individualism: Meet the Ghost of Government Past

Filed by Don Davis | January 16, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

It is about time for the 112th House to come back into session, and the first thing on the agenda appears to be an effort to take away any healthcare reform that have been passed by this Administration. Next comes...Read More

Must-See TV: The Movie "Two Spirits"

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 16, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Pam Daniels is a writer and activist with 23 years experience in broadcast news and media including the staff of a former Governor. The movie Two Spirits will premier on PBS this coming June. Two Spirits as described...Read More

Judging Gays in Mel Brooks' "History of the World: Part I"

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | January 16, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

When I was younger, I thought Mel Brooks' History of the World: Part I was absolutely uproarious. And it is. Who can keep a straight face watching Roman Empress Nympho, played by the late, great Madeleine Kahn, rating her potential...Read More

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#SSS: Vitriolic Discourse, Immigration Forms, DOMA, HRC and the States

Filed by Phil Reese | January 16, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

This week's powerful SameSexSunday will knock you right over as we get to the heart of some truly meaty topics. First and foremost, we discussed the violent rhetoric and vitriolic discourse brought to light by the intense discussions following last...Read More



Filed by Alex Blaze | January 16, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"In New York there's nowhere I can come to and cry, so to speak. Habibi is a welcoming community." --"Amir," speaking to the NY Times about Habibi, a traveling gay Arab party...Read More

New RNC Chair Doesn't Like Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 16, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Reince Preibus, the RNC's new chair, is not in favor of full equality now. Just in case anyone's surprised....Read More