July 11, 2011


Trans Woman Is Finalist in Breast Augmentation Contest

Filed by Mercedes Allen | July 11, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Last month 90.3 AMP Radio in Calgary launched their "The Breast Summer Ever" contest and among the finalists is musician Avery Mitchell, who is also transsexual.Read More

The Ride Was a Party: Photo from LifeCycle

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | July 11, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

My bff Mike mailed me pix as he valiantly biked from SF to LA for the annual AIDS/Lifecycle Ride last month.Read More


Indiana Accidentally Repeals Family Services Agency

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

After spending a legislative session trying to destroy unions and successfully defunding Planned Parenthood, Indiana lawmakers have discovered they've caused quite a few unintentional problems too.Read More


Gonorrhea: Getting Harder To Kill

Filed by D Gregory Smith | July 11, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Think if you get the clap, you can always just go get a shot or take a pill to be cured? Not so fast, bucko.Read More


Mel Gibson Defended by Gay Brother

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 11, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

"He never meant to upset anyone." Oh, you hyper-sensitive gays. Read More


Shiver Me Timbers! Gay Pirates Then & Now

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | July 11, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Gay pirates? Mary! Gives a new meaning to "walk the plank."Read More


Tampa Bay Times Thinks 'GENDER BENDER' Is a Good Description Of Trans People

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 11, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

The University of South Florida has just done a great thing for its trans students, so, of course, the Tampa Bay Tribune had to go and ruin it all.Read More


A Grab Bag Contest

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

This week we've got three items in the prize chest and you can have all of them by leaving a comment on this post.Read More


Dr. Bachmann's Reparative Therapy Revealed

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 11, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

Dr. Marcus Bachmann's denial that his counseling center engages in reparative therapy turns out to be a bold-faced lie. Read More

GLAD: New Denny's Bathroom Policy for Trans Patrons

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 11, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Denny's has agreed that trans people can use the bathroom according to their gender identity.Read More


Cambridge City Council To Provide Stipends To Offset Federal Tax On Health Benefits

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 11, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This is about equality. This is a city that models what equality really means." --Marjorie Decker, Cambridge city councilor, on the city council's decision to provide quarterly stipends to offset the additional federal tax burden to city or school employees...Read More

Pawlenty: Being Gay Is a Choice

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Watch as presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty squirms on Meet the Press and tries to avoid the question over whether or not being gay is a choice. He's right though, there is no genetic conclusion yet. It's his stance on...Read More