March 6, 2011


Comment of the Week: John Gagnon

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 06, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

From Bil's post "Indiana's Jud McMillin: A Tale of Glass Houses & Rocks," about rising Republican star Indiana state representative Judson (Jud) McMillin, who is vice chair of the Judiciary committee that oversaw passage of a constitutional ban on same-sex...Read More

No One Cared He Was Gay Except the Pentagon: A Soldier's Memoriam

Filed by Michael Hamar | March 06, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

In light of the thinly veiled anti-gay bullshit taking place at the Naval Nuclear Power Training Command near Charleston, South Carolina, a post done by my friend Lyndon Evans - one of the first LGBT bloggers I got to know...Read More

Glee: Sarah Palin Challenges Kathy Griffin

Filed by Bil Browning | March 06, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Now that news has leaked that Kathy Griffin will be playing a teabagger on Glee, Sarah Palin has to make it all about her. This is what I'd imagine watching one of those bum fight videos would be like. They're...Read More

Are Republicans Playing the Christianists on DOMA Defense?

Filed by Michael Hamar | March 06, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

In today's GOP giving political fellatio to the Christian Right is de riguer since the religious Kool-Aid drinking crowd makes up such a large portion of the GOP base. But in announcing his plan to defend DOMA, it seems that...Read More

An LGBT Centre in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 06, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: The Mongolian LGBT Centre is this year's awardee of the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission's Felipa de Souza award, which honors human rights defenders working on LGBT rights each year at it's a Celebration of Courage...Read More

Hundreds Call for Removal of Anti-Gay Crusader Appointed to Equal Rights Board

Filed by Nadine Smith | March 06, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last week, Equality Florida launched a campaign to replace anti-gay crusader Terry Kemple who was recently appointed to the Hillsborough County Human Relations Board, a board charged with protecting equal rights. Over 800 fair-minded Tampa Bay residents responded and have...Read More

Same Sex Sunday

#SSS: Maryland, Harvard & the ROTC, Westboro and More!

Filed by Phil Reese | March 06, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

At the very last moment of today's round table somebody moves me emotionally very unexpectedly - despite our disagreement. We'll get to that later though... That is only one of numerous incredible moments on this week's SameSexSunday. Poor Joe is...Read More


Being Gay Gets You Out of Jury Duty

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 06, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Just had an intense day at jury duty. During voir dire we were asked who would not be impartial. I raised my hand and said, 'Since I can't get married or adopt a child in the state of New York,...Read More

Police Punish Gay Man by Taping Him Drunk and Releasing Video to Press

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The police in Akron, Ohio, picked up a Catholic priest for drunk-driving. When he acted up in the pen they video taped his drunken stupidity and then released the video to the press as a form of punishment. Because...Read More