June 20, 2011


GLAAD Board Co-Chair Confirms Barrios' Days Are Numbered

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

The GLAAD board's co-chair is reaching out to press to confirm that president Jarrett Barrios has tendered his resignation and will be asked to help choose his successor.Read More


Living Statues: Female Vaudeville Poster

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | June 20, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Female beauty as theatre! Wow. It must have been an awe-inspiring and erotic spectacle.Read More


Go the F**k to Sleep!

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 20, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

I'm posting this here for all the parents in the world who have ever thought what the title of this book says. Go ahead, play it twice. You know you were laughing too hard to hear the whole thing.Read More


Why I'm Wearing a Tiara During the AIDS LifeCycle Ride

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 20, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

One of the best things about being an embedded reporter during the AIDS LifeCycle ride was how I was reminded of the difference between humility and humiliation.Read More


Who We Are: A Response from a Black Log Cabin Republican

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 20, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Guest blogger Robert Turner, president of the DC Log Cabin Republicans, writes to rebut an earlier post about LCR's dearth of minority leadership. Turner is a black man and claims the piece is "nothing more than the status quo from the gay left."Read More


GLAAD/AT&T Fallout Continues as New Groups Admit Involvement

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2011 | 1:15 PM | comments

Barrios, a former Massachusetts state senator and long-rumored to be a potential Congressional candidate in his home state, has become the talk of the statehouse and blogosphere as news of his demise has spread.Read More


NY Marriage Vote: Live Updates from Albany

Filed by Rev. Emily C. Heath | June 20, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Rev Emily Heath is spending the day in Albany to monitor New York's proposed legislation to legalize marriage equality. She'll be sending in dispatches throughout the day and this post will be updated as news comes in.Read More


Conservatives Call for Violent Response to Glitterers

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 20, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

Glitter isn't to blame. This is the Conservative zeitgeist, to whom violent thought is a habit, calling for violent deeds is a political modus operandi, and who are silent when violence results.Read More


Old Lady Robs Bank: Threatens Teller with AIDS

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

From the strange and stranger files, an elderly woman robbed a Longmont, Colorado Wells Fargo bank earlier this month by threatening to infect the teller with AIDS if they didn't hand over the cash.Read More


'Paula Brooks' Offers Formal Apology

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Bill Graber, the middle aged straight guy posing as lesbian blogger "Paula Brooks" of LezGetReal, has offered his full apology for deceiving the community. You can tell it's sincere because he posted it on his website.Read More


Those Big Bad Lesbians (& Nuns)

Filed by Ed Team | June 20, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Help! Help! I'm being held against my will!" -- Rep Michelle Bachmann back in 2005 when a nun and a lesbian confronted her about her anti-gay histrionics while Bachmann was washing her hands in the ladies room. Bachmann was a...Read More

Behind the Scenes with Glee Live

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Darren Criss takes us behind the scenes with Glee Live. Book your tickets now, because we haven't exploited those poor actors enough already. They can work just a little harder, right?!...Read More