July 23, 2011


The Final Surrender of Amy Winehouse

Filed by Mark S. King | July 23, 2011 | 7:30 PM | comments

Amy Winehouse fought her addiction in the same way recovering addicts like me once did: by denying it, throwing it in your face, saying no to rehab, and then saying yes, begrudgingly. Read More

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How One Photo Has Changed Hearts and Minds

Filed by Leone Kraus | July 23, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

This image is of my friend Joey and his partner Ariel after they wed in San Francisco in 2008. Now, the photo has gone viral - and now it's being used by Marriage Equality New York to further celebrate marriage equality. Read More


NYC Marriage Lottery Results: Everybody Wins

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 23, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Despite previous announcements that the number of marriages in New York City would be capped and decided via lottery, city officials decided yesterday to accommodate all of the couples who registered for the lottery. Read More


'The Next Best Thing:' Erasing an Identity in Popular Media

Filed by Rev. Emily C. Heath | July 23, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

An episode of National Geographic's Hard Time called "World Without Men" featured butch identity - but in a negative, laughably offensive way. Read More


Connect the Dots: Picasso's Cat

Filed by Bil Browning | July 23, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Connect the dots and see what you come up with. You can download the graphic and do your own puzzle!Read More

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The Rise of the 'Transgender Community'

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 23, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

How did transsexual people become part of the transgender community?Read More