November 7, 2011


Pansexuality: A Hidden Gender Binary Buster

Filed by Adam Polaski | November 07, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Is the potential of shattering the gender binary too integral to our society to be a viable option? Does pansexuality -- the sexuality that basically disregards gender or biological sex -- pose such a threat to our black-and-white world that we can't consider it?Read More


Obama Is Not a Radical Leftist

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 07, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

This political test has been around for years. Obama was in the upper-right quadrant in 2008 based on his Senate record, which, in 2011, doesn't seem surprising at all.Read More


Why It's Important to Remember Gay & AIDS Activist Bob Hattoy

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 07, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

A friend of mine noted the other day that Tuesday, Nov. 1 would have been the late gay and AIDS activist Bob Hattoy's 61st birthday. Bob died of AIDS-related complications on March 4, 2007.Read More


Why I'm Impressed By Jamie Clayton

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 07, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Jamie Clayton, appearing in this week's episode of HBO's TV series Hung, understands the ins and outs of being an actor who is also trans. Read More


VIP Q Movie Picks: The Actor-Writer Edition

Filed by Jenni Olson | November 07, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

It's an interesting combination, the writer who acts. Or perhaps it's the actor who writes. We've asked several of our favorite high profile LGBT actor-writers to answer our $64,000 question -- and not surprisingly they've chosen some great films (with terrific scripts and performances).Read More


Slow Posting Today: Gone Fishing

Filed by Bil Browning | November 07, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

Posting will be slow again today. Eri-chan, my best friend (and bil-ERI-co namesake), is in the United States for a few days and today is the last full day I get to spend with her. You can leave her well wishes on this thread.Read More

All Our Progress Could Be Erased

Filed by Ed Team | November 07, 2011 | 9:19 AM | comments

This latest ad from Obama 2012 reminds voters that all of our progress after Obama's election could be erased if we don't get our asses in gear now to support his re-election....Read More


Congress' Most Absent Member

Filed by Ed Team | November 07, 2011 | 9:08 AM | comments

"Mr. Young did not respond to a request made on the House floor last Thursday to discuss the matter, because, in fact, he was not there." -- From a New York Times article about the member of Congress who has...Read More