August 6, 2011


Indiana Same-Sex Couples Census Results

Filed by Bil Browning | August 06, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

The Williams Institute has released the analysis of Indiana's same-sex couples recorded in the 2010 census. The results, for those who know Indiana's gay landscape, are hardly surprising.Read More


Fried Chicken... Finally

Filed by Sara Whitman | August 06, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

For those of you long long long time readers, you know I have battled with my inadequacy around fried chicken. Try as I did, over and over, I never, ever managed the beautiful, delicious, fried chicken my mother made.Read More

Obama Bans Human Rights Violators from U.S. Entry

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 06, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Obama has announced that individuals who have participated in war crimes or other serious human rights abuses, including those against LGBT people, would not be allowed entry into the U.S. But is this just a "false peace" public relations move? Read More


Harmony Santana Triumphs In Gun Hill Road

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 06, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Harmony Santana delivers a complex performance portraying the realities of early transition and familial gender politics with an insight rarely achieved in film.Read More

McInerney Suffered Physical, Sexual Abuse, Brother Says

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 06, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

The defense in Brandon McInerney's murder trial underway in Chatsworth is trying to suggest that his abusive childhood was a strong contributing factor behind the then-14-year-old's shooting of his 15-year-old gay classmate Larry King in Feb. 2008.Read More


Unprecedented Downgrade of US Credit Rating

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 06, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"[T]he downgrade reflects our view that the effectiveness, stability, and predictability of American policymaking and political institutions have weakened at a time of ongoing fiscal and economic challenges to a degree more than we envisioned when we assigned a negative...Read More