March 25, 2011

Queer Music Friday - Josephine Wiggs of the Breeders

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 25, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Bass guitarist Josephine Wiggs was one of the original members of the 90's alternative rock band the Breeders. She left the group to pursue collaborations with other artists and solo work. Even if you don't know her name, you've probably...Read More

But I Thought He Was Gay!

Filed by Bil Browning | March 25, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

This has to be one of the most ridiculous stories I've ever heard. A woman went to a massage parlor and her male therapist gave her what she asked for. Now she's pissed and making a stink of it. Why?...Read More

Bioware's Dragon Age II Has Gay Scene that Some Straight Gamers Don't Like

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 25, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Dragon Age II has a gay love story in it that's cute that led some straight gamers to complain. You see, since the majority of people are straight, that means that everything has to be washed clean of homosexuality lest...Read More

Scarlet Betch Episode 39: Mutants Galore

Filed by Jason Tseng | March 25, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Hey Betches! We're back this week bringing you the latest queer comic book news! Apologies for the three weeks of down time. So to make up for it, we're recording three episodes for you that we'll release throughout the week....Read More

MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell Takes on the Catholic Church Over LGBTs

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 25, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The late author and AIDS activist Paul Monette must be doing a little jig in heaven right now. Wednesday night Lawrence O'Donnell, host of MSNBC's The Last Word, called out the antigay Catholic Church in an articulate, explosive, captivating fulmination...Read More

Uganda: 'Kill the Gays' Bill Dead?

Filed by Bil Browning | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Has Uganda's "Kill the Gays" bill finally died in the country's Parliament? Local television reports announced the bill's demise yesterday after the Museveni administration pulled its support. Information Minister Kabakumba Matsiko said in the news report that homosexuality is already...Read More

Texas Voter ID Law Will Disenfranchise Transgender People

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 25, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Texas house just passed a bill requiring voters to present identification at the polls, harsher than any state has passed in recent years, including Indiana. The goal of these sorts of laws is to decrease the number of voters...Read More

Inconvenient History - God's Wife Was Edited Out of the Bible

Filed by Michael Hamar | March 25, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

As many readers have no doubt figured out long before now, I have little use for Christianists who rant that the Bible is God's inerrant word. Logic, science and ever so inconvenient history and archaeological evidence dictate more and more...Read More

Remember the Triangle Fire

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | March 25, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

Today is the centennial of the Triangle Waist Factory Fire - more familiarly the Triangle Fire - a 1911 blaze near Manhattan's Washington Square that killed 146 garment workers, most young immigrant Jewish and Italian women, many just in their...Read More

Pretty Little Liars Finale, Amazing!

Filed by Michael Buckley | March 25, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

And meet that girl in pink, yes that girl!...Read More


Michelle Bachmann Loves Iowa

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 25, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"What I love about Iowa is you are fighters, you don't take no for an answer. If you have judges who thwart the will of the people you send them packing. Thank you, Iowa, for what you have done to...Read More

Boys Beware!

Filed by Jake Weinraub | March 25, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Homosexual Warning Video" from the 1950s....Read More