September 19, 2011


But Can He Dance?!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

After all this publicity, I just hope the poor bastard can dance. If not, America's children are going to want to grow up to be transgender men with two left feet, amIright?Read More

Just a Leatherboy: Vintage Photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 19, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Do you understand the allure of leather? Does it turn you on or off?Read More

Joe Mirabella and Joe Brokken at the American Gothic House in Eldon, Iowa

Special Election Puts Marriage Equality at Risk in Iowa

Filed by Joe Mirabella | September 19, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Iowa's equal marriage for gays and lesbians is in serious jeopardy. A special election scheduled for November 8 could hand Iowa's Senate to the Republicans, which would pave the way for a constitutional amendment to be passed through Iowa's legislature.Read More

Big Blue Bear at the DNCC

Begrudging Kudos for Denver Post

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

While I'd normally skip linking to the Denver Post or quoting anything they had to say thanks to their participation in the Righthaven lawsuits, the company just announced that they're abandoning the rightwing copyright infringement money-making scheme.Read More

Poster opposing Prop 8

California Sunshine: Prop. 8 Tapes to be Released

Filed by Jerame Davis | September 19, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Today, US District Judge James Ware ruled that the video of the Prop. 8 trial will be released to the public. Of course, the proponents of Prop 8, who fought to keep the trial from being televised originally, aren't very happy.Read More


Are All British Media Owners Jackasses?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

What's the deal with owners of British newspapers acting like jackasses lately?Read More


Christian School Gives Lesbian the Boot

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

LGBT-affirming Christians always have such a hard time convincing our community that their god is a loving savior thanks to jackasses like the headmaster of The Master's School.Read More

Class Warfare, or Class Reconciliation?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 19, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

By raising the cry of "class warfare" over reconciling tax rates for millionaires, the Republicans have revealed whose side of this alleged "class warfare" they are on. Read More


Countdown to DADT Repeal: Party Like Its 1993

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Tonight at midnight Eastern time the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy will finally be consigned to the dustbins of history. Gay, lesbian, and bisexual soldiers will finally be able to serve openly in the US military.Read More

Black Trans Respondents Fared Worse In Discrimination Survey

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 19, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

A recent analysis of data from the newest large-scale survey of discrimination against transgender and transsexual people shows that Black trans respondents fared far worse than others in the survey. Read More


Neil Patrick Harris Is Officially a Star

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

I tweeted out a photo of the blank star and said it should be Neil's when we went to LA a couple of years ago, but it's that damn David Burtka that gets to pose next to my Hollywood husband.Read More

LMFAO: Sexy & I Know It

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 7:45 AM | comments

LMFAO's newest single "Sexy and I Know It" features the band stripping down to g-strings and appearances by Simon Rex, Wilmer Valderrama and Ron Jeremy. There's a lot of package wagging in this one, so it might be NSFW...Read More


Outserve Survey Shows Confidence of Good Treatment Among Servicemembers

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 19, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"An overwhelming 78% indicated that they are "out" to at least some in their unit. Thirty-eight percent said they had come out to more people since the DADT law was repealed. Asked if they would take a significant other to...Read More