January 23, 2011


Comment of the Week: planesdrifter

Filed by Bil Browning | January 23, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

The comment of the week goes to planesdrifter for his response to Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer's "Freedom of Monogamy" post. Interestingly enough, such a charged topic only resulted in one psuedo-flamer in the thread who didn't like the idea that one could...Read More

Taormino's Replacement Keynote Also Has Porn Connections

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | January 23, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

This story just gets stranger and stranger. After administrators cited her "significant online business in pornography and related material" as the basis of uninviting Tristan Taormino from the Modern Sex conference, the replacement keynote speaker is Charlie Glickman, an employee...Read More

What Will Obama Talk about at the SOTU?

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 23, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

A month ago I wrote about how the gay agenda was congealing after the DADT deal passed, and, since clearly we haven't spent enough resources, time, and energy on marriage this past decade, the A-gays were saying that we needed...Read More

Reflections on Death, Families and Parental Acceptance

Filed by Michael Hamar | January 23, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

While I have been enjoying myself in Key West, I have remained haunted by the loss of my mother and, indeed, at times I simply cannot believe that she's gone. Intellectually, I grasp it, but emotionally I have a long...Read More

Power in Beauty

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 23, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

A friend of mine told me the other day how a date asked her when she knew she was beautiful. Nice come on line, I replied. Did you have an answer? She did. She remembered when she did feel beautiful,...Read More

Senator Bill Nelson tells Florida Gov. Rick Scott to "Make [ADAP] a Priority"

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | January 23, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last week, US Senator Bill Nelson sent letters to both, President Barack Obama and Florida Governor Rick Scott, urging them to "make this a priority" for the growing crisis with our nation's AIDS Drug Assistance Programs. This was his first...Read More

SameSexSunday: The Rights to Work, Have Housing, and Love

Filed by Joe Mirabella | January 23, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

There is still so far to go before they gay, lesbian, and transgender communities will have full equality under the law. How should we set priorities while Republicans control the House? Will Republicans offer some relief for the LGBT community?...Read More


Superintendent Believes in GSA

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 23, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I believe in this, and so does the principal." --Valley Stream South High School Superintendent Dr. Richard Marsh, after students complained that the principal wouldn't let them start a GSA...Read More

Xiu Xiu's 'Muppet Face'

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 23, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The video for Xiu Xiu's "Muppet Face."...Read More